News You Might Have Missed: Week of August 24, 2018

on August 24, 2018
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Apple removes Facebook’s VPN app Onavo

Apple officials told Facebook last week that Onavo violated the company’s rules on data collection by developers, and suggested last Thursday that Facebook voluntarily remove the app. Facebook said in a statement that it’s transparent with Onavo users: “We’ve always been clear when people download Onavo about the information that is collected and how it is used,” the company said. “As a developer on Apple’s platform, we follow the rules they’ve put in place.”

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