Social networks Facebook and Instagram began to notify their users with mobile devices on the iOS operating system that they are collecting their personal data in order to remain free. Writes about this edition of The Verge.
Technology expert Ashkan Soltani drew attention to the notifications. “And it starts. Facebook and Instagram are exploring intimidation tactics against Apple on the iOS14 update, ”Soltani wrote on Twitter.
IPhone owners who have updated their phones to iOS 14.5 are now receiving notifications. It stipulates that every application that wants to access user activity must ask them for permission to collect data.
“Help keep Facebook free,” says a notification from the social network, in which it asks the user to give access to personal information from other applications and websites. A similar request appeared on Instagram.
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