Our own Rich Mogull, writing for Macworld, has penned an overview of Apple’s privacy protections, along with an analysis of why they’re in place. In short, Apple outdoes Google and Facebook on user privacy, because Apple makes its money from hardware, not advertising. Privacy protections, in turn, become a key selling point for Apple’s hardware business. follow link
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- ExtraBITS for 30 June 2014 (30 Jun 14)
The Real Reason Apple Cares about Your Privacy