• Apple introduces new privacy portal to comply with GDPR

    30 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Apple is the latest tech giant to make changes to comply with GDPR, the EU's privacy data rules , after it introduced a new website that shows customers exactly what personal data it holds on them.
    Accessible via an ‘Apple ID Data & Privacy' website - which was first spotted by 9to5Mac - Apple customers can request access to the full gamut of personal data, which includes sign-in history, contacts, calendar, notes, photos and documents, as well as services such as Apple Music, the App Store, iTunes, and Apple Care.
    Dependent on the data records selected, Apple may take as long as two weeks...
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  • Apple users in the EU can now download all the info the company has on them

    Apple users in the EU can now download all the info the company has on them

    30 days ago - By The Verge

    Apple has launched a privacy portal where users can download all of the information and data the company has that's associated with their Apple ID. The portal allows you to receive information including: your activity on the App Store, iTunes Store, iBooks Store, and Apple Music; your activity at Apple's online store and retail stores; any AppleCare support history and repairs you may have requested; and other data like iCloud bookmarks, calendar entries, reminders, photos, and other documents.
    To access this information, just log in to your Apple account on the company's privacy page. As...
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  • How to view and download all personal info Apple has on you

    How to view and download all personal info Apple has on you

    30 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Google has had this feature for a while, and Facebook introduced an enhanced version of it after its recent privacy kerfuffles, but now Apple is joining the personal data download fray with a new privacy portal.
    In it, you would be able to score any information that is pertinent to your account, like the Apple ID profile, App Store downloads, iTunes purchases, iCloud media and documents, even your AppleCare history. Unfortunately, the new Apple ID Data and Privacy website is now only operational in the EU, in order to bring full compliance with the European Union's new General Data...
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