Privacy

12.05.19
Apple explains why the iPhone 11 is always checking your location
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Apple explains why the iPhone 11 is always checking your location

It needs to verify that you're in a place where ultra wideband is allowed.

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12.04.19
Mozilla pulls four Firefox add-ons over excessive data collection
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Mozilla pulls four Firefox add-ons over excessive data collection

The Avast and AVG extensions obtained extremely detailed web histories.

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12.03.19
Ring gave police a detailed map of area doorbell installations
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Ring gave police a detailed map of area doorbell installations

The feature is no longer available but allowed police to zoom in on specific locations.

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11.26.19
Amazon ends creepy program that sent samples based on purchase history
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Amazon ends creepy program that sent samples based on purchase history

It was meant to be helpful, but also highlighted Amazon's tracking.

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