Governments forcing Apple and Google to share notification data

UK could be involved

Tom Allen
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Governments forcing Apple and Google to share notification data

Governments around the world have been using smartphone push notifications to spy on users, according to a letter US Senator Ron Wyden sent to the Department of Justice.

Push notifications are the audible and visual 'pings' that appear on a phone when an app needs a user's attention, like new message notifications or deal alerts. In his letter, Wyden says "gover...

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