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Privacy Android 11 is copying some of Apple's best privacy features

They'll improve privacy but take the most work for developers to implement. “Android has long been the poor cousin to iOS when it comes to security,” says Victoria Baines, visiting research fellow...

Privacy Android 11: Google Takes On Apple With These Killer Security And Privacy Features

Google’s newly launched Android 11 developer beta includes some killer security and privacy features that could put pressure on its biggest rival Apple. Here’s what you need to know.

Privacy Apple Hints At Epic New Privacy Feature For Future Devices

Apple is quickly cementing its place in the market as the company that cares about its users’ privacy. For this reason, the iPhone maker has embedded privacy into its iOS 13 operating system update...

Privacy Does privacy outweigh research? Utah lawmakers grapple with driver’s license data

The data also includes past and current residences, among other information. It’s information that the DMV has been transferring to the U. for decades — first under executive order of the governor...

Privacy Health records firm Epic, some 60 client hospitals urge against data sharing rules supported by Apple

Obtained by CNBC, the letter to Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar warns a pending initiative to push through rules on data interoperability would be "overly burdensome" on...

Privacy ‘Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet’ on Apple TV Plus: TV Review

One of the best depicts a massive privacy breach with Ian scoffing that “no one cares about privacy ... 30 mins. (9 episodes; all watched for review.) ...

Privacy Apple's January in review: $91.8 billion, Mac Pro, Coronavirus, and Apple TV+ awards

For CES 2020, the company again had no need or desire to put up a stand, but it did contribute to a discussion about security. Apple's senior director of global privacy, Jane Horvath, spoke on a...

Privacy Apple and Microsoft representatives are set to join a meeting on Monday promoting patient access to health data

Both companies will be represented by phone at a meeting designed to help push through a policy change "without further delay." ...

Privacy Google, Apple clash over web browser privacy

The Intelligent Tracking Prevention feature on Apple?s Safari web browser, which is meant to block tracking software used by digital advertisers, can be abused to do the exact opposite, according...

Privacy New Figures Suggest Apple's Location Privacy Controls in iOS 13 Are Working

Apple responded to the report by insisting that the changes were made to further safeguard user privacy. "Apple has not built a business model around knowing a customer's location or the location...

Privacy Apple Thinks Respect for Privacy and Security Will Make World Better

For more than a decade, privacy security has been our core value ... Chinese Phone blog dedicated to providing breaking news, expert reviews, Chinese Phones, Android Apps, Chinese Android Tablets...

Privacy Google to Apple: Safari's privacy feature actually opens iPhone users to tracking

Some of the bugs were addressed by Apple's December security updates in Safari 13.04 and iOS 13.3. But Google's security researchers say the mitigations don't fully resolve the privacy issues....

Privacy Google and Apple Clash Over Web Browser Privacy

Google engineers said a tool Apple Inc. developed to help users avoid web tracking is fundamentally flawed and creates more problems than it solves. The Intelligent Tracking Prevention feature on ...

Privacy Apple’s privacy software allowed users to be tracked, says Google

Google researchers have exposed details of multiple security flaws in its rival Apple’s Safari web browser that allowed users’ browsing behaviour to be tracked, despite the fact that the affected...

Privacy Can Apple live up to Apple’s privacy ads?

But inside that denial is also the awkward fact that Apple has access to that data in the first place via the iCloud loophole. Apple set itself up as the paragon of privacy over the past year. I’d ...

Privacy More privacy, better battery life, AI everywhere: What Apple’s Xnor.ai deal says about its ambitions

Apple has made 20 artificial intelligence acquisitions in the last decade, more than any other tech company, and it has sought to position itself as a bastion of user privacy and security. The...

Privacy What Apple’s Xnor.ai deal says about its ambitions for privacy, battery life, and artificial intelligence

Speaking on stage last year about the rise of artificial intelligence on devices, Arm Holdings CEO Simon Segars touted the capabilities of the chip giant’s Cortex-M4 processor to help identify...

Privacy Apple Reportedly Dropped Plan to Allow Encrypted iPhone Backups Following FBI Complaint

But according to a new report from Reuters, the company had dropped a plan to allow users to encrypt iPhone backups on iCloud following complaints from the FBI ... information in order to protect ...

Privacy As Virginia grapples with big gun laws, Maryland tries to tighten loopholes

The leadership shifts and years of screw-tightening on already tough laws have some Maryland gun rights activists feeling somewhat defeated ... The bill was watered down to include only requiring ...

Privacy Apple Publishes its Worldwide National Security requests for Customer Data

Barr's commentary last week likely indicates that the government is building a case against Apple regarding encryption. With that said, Apple's release data yesterday covering Government and...