Apple

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

25 days 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...
Read more ...

 

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

25 days 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 ...
Read more ...

 

Apple to Let People Download Everything It Knows About Them

Apple to Let People Download Everything It Knows About Them

25 days 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...
Read more ...

 

Apple will let all users download their collected personal data

Apple will let all users download their collected personal data

25 days 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...
Read more ...

 

How to download everything Apple knows about you

How to download everything Apple knows about you

25 days 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...
Read more ...

 

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

25 days 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...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Apple      Manufacturers      News      Privacy      Facebook      Tech      Apple      Appleid      Data      Eu      Europe      Europeanunion      Gdpr      Gear      Icloud      Internet      Phone      Security  


Samsung Galaxy Note9 512GB variant to be available in Korea

Samsung Galaxy Note9 512GB variant to be available in Korea

Last month, there were reports the Samsung Galaxy Note9 will also be available in 8GB/512GB memory configuration. And now, we have some info on the markets that will get this... Read more ...

Google expands its shopping clout with JD.com partnership

Google expands its shopping clout with JD.com partnership

Still don't think Google is out to get Amazon? Just take a look at its most recent “strategic partnership”. The search giant has just inked a deal with one of China's biggest... Read more ...

Moto XT1920 pops up on FCC, looks like an Android Go phone

Moto XT1920 pops up on FCC, looks like an Android Go phone

Motorola is preparing the One Power device that should arrive as the successor of the Moto X4 with Stock Android. According to a listing by FCC, the company is also preparing a... Read more ...

OxygenOS 5.1.8 for OnePlus 6 optimizes call quality

OxygenOS 5.1.8 for OnePlus 6 optimizes call quality

Just a couple of days after dropping the OxygenOS 5.1.7 update, OnePlus has started rolling out another update to OnePlus 6 users. The new update arrives as OxygenOS 5.1.8, and... Read more ...

Oppo Find X to have a 93.8% screen to body ratio

Oppo Find X to have a 93.8% screen to body ratio

Oppo is introducing the long-awaited true flagship tomorrow under the name Find X. The phone was teased several times by the company on Weibo, but the latest image gives us... Read more ...

LG X5 (2018) goes official with 4,500mAh battery

LG X5 (2018) goes official with 4,500mAh battery

LG has silently announced a new smartphone. Dubbed X5 (2018), the device is powered by Mediatek's MT6750 chipset with octa-core 1.5GHz processor, and comes with a 5.5-inch HD... Read more ...

Motorola granted patent for foldable smartphone with heating hinge

Motorola granted patent for foldable smartphone with heating hinge

Motorola has been granted a patent for a foldable smartphone with a thermal element in the hinge. The element heats up the place where the screen has been deformed from being... Read more ...

Siri dans des enceintes autres que le HomePod ? Sonos est intéressé !

Siri dans des enceintes autres que le HomePod ? Sonos est intéressé !

Et si l'assistant vocal numérique de Apple Siri se retrouvait intégré dans d'autres enceintes que le HomePod? Sonos se dit en tout cas très intéressé par l'idée. Read more ...

Modern Love: Amazon commande une nouvelle comédie romantique

Modern Love:  Amazon commande une nouvelle comédie romantique

La série télévisée Modern Love de John Carney se voit commander une première saison par le service vidéo du géant américain de l'e-commerce. Read more ...

Review: Champion Eleven review - A management game that leaves you on the...

Review: Champion Eleven review - A management game that leaves you on the sidelines

The recent sacking of Spain manager Julen Lopetegui on the eve of the World Cup prompts a familiar question: how important really is the manager? Ultimately, the consensus is... Read more ...