Apple’s Safari update secretly mines data to protect your privacy
With the arrival of macOS High Sierra, differential privacy is now attached to device analytics.
Study says Apple data-mining safeguards don't protect privacy enough
The opt-in data collection method's 'differential privacy' doesn't anonymize data as much as it should.
Gboard studies your behavior without sending details to Google
The search giant is testing it on Android first to improve the mobile keyboard's suggestions.
Apple's differential privacy algorithm will require you to opt-in
But theoretically, you should reap the benefits regardless.
Apple's use of 'differential privacy' is necessary but not new
Google has been employing the same statistical technique that promises to keep your data private.