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New data tool lets you download all the data Apple collected on you

7 monthes ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Apple's new data tool lets users download data the company has collected on them. Users can check and download all the data by logging into the webpage with their Apple ID. Once logged in, users can get a copy of their data, correct any incorrect information, deactivate their Apple ID or permanently delete it. Apple also gives users lots of options for the data they'd like to copy. Users can request copies of App Store, Apple Music, Apple Online Store, Apple Retail Store, Apple Game Center activity, Apple ID account info, AppleCare support history and repair requests, iCloud Bookmarks...
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Apple launches Data and Privacy site for EU users with new privacy laws taking effect in two days

Apple launches Data and Privacy site for EU users with new privacy laws taking effect in two days

7 monthes ago   |   By Phone Arena

On May 25th, Europe's new General Data Protection Regulation law goes into effect. This will prevent personal data from being used without express consent. The penalty for failing to comply with this new law can be as high as 4% of a company's global revenue. Considering that Apple could face a fine in excess of $9 billion, it behooves the company to find a way to prevent any Facebook-esque privacy issues from occurring.
Meanwhile, by no coincidence, Apple is introducing a Data and Privacy website for its users in the EU just two days before GDPR goes into ...
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Apple to Let People Download Everything It Knows About Them

Apple to Let People Download Everything It Knows About Them

7 monthes ago   |   By Phone Scoop

Apple plans to give its customers a bit more control over their data. In order to comply with the pending General Data Protection Regulation going into effect in Europe, Apple is allowing customers in the European Union to download all their data. Such data includes files and information synced to iCloud, as well as activity on devices, Apple Music, AppleCare, the App Store, and other Apple services. Apple's new Data and Privacy web site also makes it easy for people to edit the data Apple stores, as well as delete it entirely. Apple warned that preparing the data download may take several...
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Apple will let all users download their collected personal data

Apple will let all users download their collected personal data

7 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Virtually every tech company is bending over backwards to comply with Europe's impending GDPR rules, and Apple is no exception to the rule. It just opened a Data and Privacy site that lets people with accounts in the European Union (plus Iceland, Lie...
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How to download everything Apple knows about you

How to download everything Apple knows about you

7 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Apple updated its privacy policy on Tuesday, partially in response to new European privacy regulation.
As part of the update, Apple debuted a new tool that lets you easily download all of the data the company has about you.
That tool is only available in a few regions for now.
Here's how to request your data in the United States.
Apple just updated its privacy policy, and on Wednesday it launched a new website that allows you to correct your personal data or delete your Apple account entirely.
In some regions, such as the European Union, you can download an entire copy of your Apple ID and...
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Download all of the data Apple has on you from the new privacy hub

Download all of the data Apple has on you from the new privacy hub

7 monthes ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

Back in March, when Facebook's Cambridge Analytica debacle was still front-page news, Apple revealed that it would be debuting a new privacy hub on its website to allow users to access and download all of their personal data that has been stored on Apple's servers. On Wednesday, in order to comply with Europe's GDPR regulations, Apple launched the Data and Privacy site , though it is only fully available for European Union accounts at the moment.
When you visit the page, you'll be asked to sign in and provide a two-factor authentication code from your phone. For now, the only options...
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