Location Apps: 4 Privacy Settings You Need To Know

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BING NEWS:
  • Apple boots out apps that abuse location data collection
    Namely, Apple is reportedly looking beyond its own data privacy/security toward that of its developers. Specifically, it’s been cracking down on those developers whose apps share location data, kicking them off the App Store until they cut out any code ...
    05/11/2018 - 12:27 am | View Link
  • Apple ‘banning apps that share people’s location data’- report
    Apple has been removing App Store apps that violate the company’s policies by sharing location data with third parties without consent, ahead of the new GDPR privacy rules, according to a new report. The report, from 9to5Mac, cites an email sent to ...
    05/10/2018 - 2:30 am | View Link
  • Apple kicks out iOS apps that share location data without asking you first
    A portion of Section 5.1.1 states that: "Apps that collect user or usage data must have a privacy policy and secure user consent for the collection." Section 5.1.2 states: "Data collected from apps may not be used or shared with third parties for purposes ...
    05/10/2018 - 12:26 am | View Link
  • Apple is removing apps that share your location data without consent
    According to 9to5Mac, several app developers have had their apps removed from the store, and are told “upon re-evaluation,” Apple found them in violation of its date privacy rules. Apps that collect user or usage data must have a privacy policy and ...
    05/9/2018 - 8:40 am | View Link
  • Apple Cracks Down On Rogue Apps That Share Your Location Data With Third-Party Firms
    The latest tech firm to take a hard look at user privacy is Apple, with reports that it is cracking down on apps that share location data with third-party companies. Apple has begun removing the apps in question from the App Store if it finds that data is ...
    05/9/2018 - 8:19 am | View Link
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  • How to move apps to your SD card, or set the SD card as ...
    sticky How to move apps to your SD card, or set the SD card as the default download location
    05/20/2018 - 7:33 pm | View Website
  • Manage location settings for Android apps
    You can let apps use your device's location to do things for you or give you information. For example, apps can use your device's location to see commute traffic or find nearby res
    05/20/2018 - 6:07 pm | View Website
  • Comtech | Location Based Services (LBS) | Overview
    Comtech's Location Based Services (LBS) is the only complete end-to-end LBS solution with updated location-enabled and portable navigation tools for increasing productivity and customer responses while lowering costs.
    05/18/2018 - 6:07 am | View Website
  • About privacy and Location Services in iOS 8 and later ...
    How your iOS device uses Location Services. With your permission, Location Services allows apps and websites (including Maps, Camera, Weather, and other apps) to use information from cellular 1, Wi-Fi 2, Global Positioning System (GPS) 3 networks, and Bluetooth 4 to determine your approximate location 5.
    05/18/2018 - 2:11 am | View Website
  • Is it safe for teens to use location apps?
    Is it safe for teens to use location apps? Get expert advice and tips from Common Sense Media editors.
    05/15/2018 - 6:35 pm | View Website
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