malaymail.com 28 Apr, 2021 08:15 am

How to block tracking by apps (starting with Facebook) on your iPhone

How to block tracking by apps (starting with Facebook) on your iPhone
SAN FRANCISCO, April 28 ― The latest iOS update introduces a very useful feature to help users prevent their activity from being tracked in order to combat the onslaught of targeted ads. From now on, each app will have to ask permission from its users in order to continue “tracking” them....

5 is also accompanied by other new features, such as the ability to unlock the device via recognition while wearing a mask (only if associated with an Apple Watch) and new emojis, including a heart on fire, new couples and a new syringe .From now on, each app will have to ask permission from its users in order to continue “tracking” them.” From then on, no application will ask you for permission to continue tracking your online activities, it will simply be cancelled.This long-awaited feature was announced at the beginning of the year, causing an uproar among several app publishers, starting of course with Facebook, whose personal data collection is at the heart of its business model.

If you only want to block the tracking of certain applications, such as Facebook (or others), don't do this and just respond to the notifications you receive on a case-by-case basis.more than topical with the current vaccination campaign related to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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