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Eight organizations and 145 individuals write to govt on concerns on Aarogya Setu app
The Aarogya Setu mobile app has been mired in controver...
Easy access no more? App developers moving away from Facebook login citing privacy concerns
Third party applications have been reducing their...
TikTok poised for deal to avoid millions in privacy damages
TikTok's Chinese owner is proposing to settle consumer privacy litigation that has exposed it to hundreds of millions of dollars in damages as the video-streaming app prepares for a possible acquisition under threat of being shut down in the U.S. over national security concerns.
Google quietly rolls out Android beta update, floating bubble & privacy remain main goals
After Covid & George Floyd's death, Google cancelled the grand online launch of the software update.
Govt rubbishes privacy concerns in Aarogya Setu, says app was designed with ‘privacy-first’ measure
Chairman of Empowered Group 9 Ajay Sahni informed that the government has “worked a lot” on data privacy of Arogya Setu app users and “made ...
Australian watchdog accuses Google of privacy breaches
The commission alleges the California-based company misled millions of Australians to obtain their consent and expand the scope of personal information that Google collects about users' internet activity to target advertising.
To quell privacy concerns, government notifies data policy for Aarogya Setu
The government will collect only such data as is “necessary and proportionate” and will only be used to formulate or implement appropriate health responses. Contact and location data shall by default, remain on the device on which the Aarogya Setu mobile application has been installed.
KN Govindacharya sends legal notice to govt on Aarogya Setu privacy concern
The Aarogya Setu app, which has been downloaded by around 90 million people, has been made mandatory for government as well as private sector employees and for people residing in containment zones – a localised area that has reported a positive case of Covid-19 infection.
Microsoft says its acquisition offer for TikTok was rejected in US-China standoff
“ByteDance let us know today they would not be selling TikTok’s U.S. operations to Microsoft,” Microsoft said in a statement. “We are confident our proposal would have been good for TikTok’s users, while protecting national security interests.”
Rahul Gandhi raises security, privacy concerns over Aarogya Setu app
The central government has made it compulsory for all its employees to download the app and urged private entitles to also ask their employees to use it. Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said various experts have raised multiple issues of privacy regarding Aarogya Setu app. Rahul also said that the fear must not be used to track citizens without their consent.
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Amid India-China face-off, Google delists 'Remove China' app citing 'privacy concerns'
Amidst India-China face-off, Google picks China over India and delists 'Remove China' app citing 'privacy concerns'.Amid India-China face-of...
Banned 118 apps on security, surveillance, data concerns: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The government on Wednesday blocked 118 more mobile apps with Chinese links, including popular game PUBG, citing data privacy concerns and a threat to national security.
Aarogya Setu app row: Centre issues clarification after concerns being raised over privacy in COVID-19 app
After privacy concerns were raised about the Aarogya Setu app, Centre has clarified saying that Aarogya Setu is a robust app in terms of pri...