What Are Dark Patterns? Why The California Ban Makes Sense

New regulations under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) have introduced a ban on the use of dark patterns on the internet. You may or may not know what are dark patterns, but you come across a ton of them every day. That’s what brings us to talk all about dark patterns and how websites…

How To Stop Facebook From Tracking You? (Off-Facebook Activity)

Tech giants keeping tabs on users’ data is no surprise in today’s world. It’s a well-known fact that Facebook collects this data from its own as well as third-party apps. This third-party app tracking depends on the number of services signed up using Facebook login.This article will discuss how Facebook collects your data, what kind…

Everything To Know About Clubhouse Privacy Policy: Should You Worry?

The Clubhouse app is the new buzz in the social media market. With its voice-only nature, think of it like a radio or a podcast, where you can take part in the conversation too. It sounds like a great idea, but the Clubhouse privacy policy is probably a caveat in this app’s design.So we’ve compiled…

Google Adds iOS App Privacy Labels To Gmail: What’s New?

Google has finally added the iOS app privacy labels to Gmail. After YouTube, Gmail is another major Google app to get the privacy labels. While other apps like Drive, Maps, and Jamboard are yet to get the labels, let’s talk about Gmail iOS privacy labels first.To begin with, the app has access to your location,…

WhatsApp Privacy Policy Update Take 2: Sorry But Not Sorry

The WhatsApp privacy policy update debate is back on the roll. It is so because the company is yet again attempting to roll out the update. Although this time with much more clarity, the policies remain pretty much the same, and the questions remain unanswered.The company announced in the past that it will attempt a…

How Does Google’s Rumored Android Anti-Tracking Feature Compare To iOS?

It’s possible in the coming future that we might witness the launch of an Android anti-tracking feature from Google in the wake of the privacy features being implemented by Apple in the iOS 14 update.To recall, Apple’s iOS anti-tracking features have become a controversial topic and have faced a backlash from tech giants like Facebook….