A pple started to delete applicatis that share locati data with third parties, according to a new report from 9to5Mac.
The iPhone manufacturer would take a firmer stance applicatis that distribute this
Although the report does not menti any particular applicatis, it is believed that Apple has taken acti against a series of developers for breaking the guidelines of the App Store Review
. with an emailing saying that their applicatis violated sectis 5.1.1. And 5.1.2 from the App Store after performing an evaluati.
"The applicati transmits the user's locati data to third parties without the explicit csent of the user and for unapproved purposes," the rules state. can ly reapply for their applicati to be listed in the App Store after removing code, frameworks or SDKs that do not respect the code.
e of the big problems is that companies are not doing enough to explain why and how they use people's data. Apple wants to change that.
"You may not use or transmit the persal data of anye without first obtaining their permissi and giving access to information about how and where the data will be used," writes the cabinet
. Applicatis may not be used or shared with third parties for purposes unrelated to the improvement of the user experience or software / hardware performance related to the applicati features. "
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