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California Requires App Makers to Post Privacy Policies

Brian Dengler

California Requires App Makers to Post Privacy Policies

The California Attorney General’s office has struck a deal with Apple, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft and Research in Motion in which the companies will require mobile app developers to post privacy policies. This means that many hyperlocal apps that use location data may be required to provide privacy information.