Google apps feel strain as firm’s privacy standoff with Apple drags on | Google

Google’s privacy standoff with Apple has lasted so long that even the company’s own apps are complaining about it. Since early December, Apple has required any iOS app to include a privacy “nutrition label”, listing all the ways the app uses personal data. Those labels, which are written by the Continue Reading

Elon Musk v public health: a timeline of the Tesla factory standoff | Elon Musk

O n Monday 11 May, Elon Musk attempted to fashion himself into a hero of the anti-public-health movement when he dared authorities to arrest him for restarting production at Tesla’s northern California car plant, in defiance of the local shelter-in-place order. Neither Musk nor anyone else has been arrested, but Continue Reading

NHS in standoff with Apple and Google over coronavirus tracing | Technology

The NHS is in a standoff with Apple and Google after the two tech firms refused to support the UK’s plans to build an app that alerts users when they have been in contact with someone with coronavirus. Apple and Google are encouraging health services worldwide to build contact-tracing apps Continue Reading

Team GB athletes and British Olympic Association end marketing rights standoff- Tempemail

British athletes are to be granted permission to thank personal sponsors on a maximum of three occasions during the Tokyo Olympic Games following reports of a compromise agreement with the British Olympic Association (BOA). The decision marks an amicable conclusion to a dispute brought by athletes against the so-called Rule Continue Reading