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Apple Pulls Back on Some iOS 13 Privacy Rules

In June, Apple announced a number of privacy changes to the upcoming iPhone operating system, iOS 13. Now, just before iOS 13 launches alongside its latest iPhones, the tech giant is relaxing some of these rules following complaints from developers. For Sign in with Apple, the company’s privacy-centric single sign-in system for apps, it’s giving exemptions to certain categories, such as an app...

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