• Apple's new privacy labels show how data hungry Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp are

    13 days ago - By Privacy Online

    The rollout of privacy labels in all apps available in the iOS app store has revealed the massive amount of information that Facebook collects through Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp. This revelation has seemingly burst the bubble around WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, and started an exodus to end-to-end encrypted messaging apps that have a better track record and reputation on privacy. Apple first announced the privacy labels late in 2020, and now that their much anticipated roll out has occurred, we're seeing the needle move on privacy awareness for the mainstream right before our...
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