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App Developer Magazine issues we found relating to privacy


Oct13 Issue: Mobile App Privacy Policy, Do You Have One?

Inside the October issue, Peach tells us what not to name your app, a reader tip on why ASO isn't the only choice for marketing, learn why poor analytics can kill your game launch, we talk Microsoft and Nokia, and we give you 5 reasons why HTML 5 might be the right choice for your next app development project, plus loads more don't miss it!

Jan14 Issue: Everything You Think You Know About COPPA Is Wrong! The Newly Updated Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) is Not Well Understood Within the Game and App Development Industry.

Over 12 featured articles and tons of new product news and information inside our first issue of 2014! From app icon trademarks to what you think you know about COPPA is all inside.

Feb14 Issue: Implications from CES 2014: Balancing Privacy and The Internet of Things

Get advice on how to target your push alerts, use social media to promote your app for free, API monetization, learn about CES 2014, get the top things for entrepreneurs to know about mobile app development, where profits are hiding in the app store, and loads more!

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Developer news items we found relating to privacy

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Virtual-PrivacyCon-2021

Virtual PrivacyCon 2021


Tuesday, July 27, 2021 by

WHAT: The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2021 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security. Virtual PrivacyCon 2021 WHEN: Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET WHERE: The event will be held online. A link to view PrivacyCon will be posted the morning of the event to ftc.gov and the eve...


Vanta-launches-Automated-ISO-27001-Certification-and-HIPAA-Compliance

Vanta launches Automated ISO 27001 Certification and HIPAA Compliance


Tuesday, July 13, 2021 by

Vanta announced public availability for two new certification standards that help secure the internet and protect consumer data. Vanta provides automated compliance audits and continuous security monitoring through a robust SaaS platform, enabling companies to achieve industry standardization in weeks instead of months. The rise of data leaks and privacy concerns hav...


The-impact-of-iOS14-on-digital-advertising

The impact of iOS14 on digital advertising


Tuesday, July 6, 2021 by

The new way to look at ATT opt-in rates reveals 42% of consumer interactions with prompt allow ‘tracking’ (and 48% average per app). We can all but ensure users saw a prompt by isolating those whose ATT status was initially listed as ‘Not Determined’ and then later their status changed to either ‘Authorized’ or ‘Denied’...


2-pillars-of-privacy:-the-app-developers-guide

2 pillars of privacy: the app developers guide


Thursday, July 1, 2021 by

Now that iOS 14.5 has finally made its grand appearance (and shortly thereafter, 14.5.1… then 14.6), everyone seems to be taking stock of its long-awaited and predicted impact on the mobile advertising industry. How has iOS 14.5 affected your company?  Developers are taking stock and trying to figure out how the change will ultimately affect their bott...


Cloudentity-selects-customer-identity-and-access-management-leader

Cloudentity selects customer identity and access management leader


Tuesday, June 22, 2021 by

Cloudentity has selected customer identity and access management (CIAM) leader Simeio as a delivery partner to accelerate its flexible and scalable solutions for authorization governance automation. Supporting strict Open Banking compliance standards, as well as PSD2, Cloudentity has more than doubled its year-over-year sales growth and has...


Uptodown:-An-alternative-to-Google-Play

Uptodown: An alternative to Google Play


Wednesday, June 2, 2021 by

The Uptodown app market has more than 130 million active users per month, and more than 450 monthly downloads of their more than 4 million APKs available. The company operates worldwide and it is localized to 15 different languages. The Spanish-based company was born in 2020 in Málaga and founded as a University Project in 2002. Recently we intervi...


Not-all-security-vulnerabilities-are-created-equal

Not all security vulnerabilities are created equal


Tuesday, May 25, 2021 by

Applications are the heart of employee and user productivity. There are billions of applications each with a specific function, value and, unfortunately, they also provide one of the easiest openings for cybercriminals and hackers to gain access to critical IT infrastructure and information assets. While most IT security professionals implicitly understand the concept o...


env0-updates-infrastructure-automation-platform

env0 updates infrastructure automation platform


Monday, May 3, 2021 by

env0 has announced updates to its Infrastructure Automation Platform, some of which include Bitbucket Server integration for continuous deployment and plan on pull requests and integration with Module Registry, allowing users to save all of their modules in a single location so they can be quickly recalled for other deployments. One of the more significant enhancements ...


Opsera-raises-$15-Million-for-continuous-orchestration-of-DevOps

Opsera raises $15 Million for continuous orchestration of DevOps


Friday, April 30, 2021 by

Opsera announced $15 million in Series A funding led by Felicis Ventures. Existing investors Clear Ventures, Trinity Ventures and Firebolt Ventures, and new investor HMG Ventures, also participated. With a total of $19.3 million in funding since it was founded in 2020. Opsera will continue to grow its world-class engineering team, and accelerate its global sales, market...


Apple-developer-guidelines-for-iOS-14.5-just-got-real

Apple developer guidelines for iOS 14.5 just got real


Monday, April 26, 2021 by

The day the mobile app industry has been waiting for has finally arrived. Apple begins enforcing its new privacy features this week with the release of iOS 14.5 – seven full months after the company first announced the changes. Starting this week, consent is mandatory for any and all user tracking.  We’ve gone back and forth on what opt-in rates migh...


Six-areas-of-focus-for-continuous-security

Six areas of focus for continuous security


Friday, April 16, 2021 by

Applications are the heart of employee and user productivity. There are billions of applications each with a specific function and value and, unfortunately, they also provide one of the easiest openings for cyber criminals and hackers to gain access to critical IT infrastructure and information assets. While most IT security professionals implicitly understand the conce...


Open-source-solution-adapts-apps-for-Huawei-AppGallery

Open source solution adapts apps for Huawei AppGallery


Thursday, April 15, 2021 by

Huawei has announced that its developer partner bluesource has created an open-source¹ method that adapts GMS apps for AppGallery removing the need to redevelop apps specifically for Huawei’s app store. The solution, called the Choice SDK, makes it easy for app publishers to transform their existing apps based on GMS and Firebase frameworks into HMS usable...


App-tracking-transparency-and-your-API-calls

App tracking transparency and your API calls


Thursday, March 18, 2021 by

Apple’s new App Tracking Transparency feature is billed as a win for consumer data rights, with Apple vying for leadership as a global defender of privacy. But regardless of whether it’s good for you or not, the move has the potential to seriously disrupt apps and APIs that depend on the Identifier for Advertisers or IDFA. What’s more, even if an app d...


Code-AR-apps-with-one-line-of-code

Code AR apps with one line of code


Friday, March 12, 2021 by

There’s a new spatial AR platform in town, and it's empowering app developers with the tools to quickly create and integrate location-based AR into their apps with a single line of code. To create excitement for their new ReSight SDK before launch, the company recently held a developer contest, where more than 75 developers submitted their ideas for integra...


Getting-started-with-blockchain-smart-contracts

Getting started with blockchain smart contracts


Thursday, March 11, 2021 by

Cryptocurrency garners most of the headlines when it comes to blockchain, but the biggest impact over the long run will come from many other practical uses including banking, property records and healthcare, just to name a few. For all of the different use cases, blockchain apps have one thing in common that should be at the forefront of anything developers are working ...


Partisia-Blockchain-and-Insights-Network-unite-to-launch-Instars

Partisia Blockchain and Insights Network unite to launch Instars


Monday, March 8, 2021 by

In the first successful integration of blockchain and Multiparty Computation (MPC) technology to power a decentralized social media platform, Partisia Blockchain, a Web 3.0 platform built for trust, transparency, and privacy, has joined forces with global market research provider Insights Network, to officially launch Instars. The unveiling of the blockchain-pow...


Hybrid-cloud-services-general-availability-announced-by-IBM

Hybrid cloud services general availability announced by IBM


Tuesday, March 2, 2021 by

IBM announced that its hybrid cloud services are now generally available in any environment -- on any cloud, on premises or at the edge -- via IBM Cloud Satellite. Lumen Technologies and IBM have integrated IBM Cloud Satellite with the Lumen edge platform to enable clients to harness hybrid cloud services in near real-time and build innovative solutions at the edge. ...


CircleCI-brings-privacy-enhancements-for-teams-across-the-enterprise

CircleCI brings privacy enhancements for teams across the enterprise


Monday, February 22, 2021 by

CircleCI introduced new platform updates to increase the control, protection, privacy, and confidence of today’s engineering teams.   Business leaders are concerned with the growth of remote-only and its impact on security. In fact, research shows 28 percent of leaders in 2020 were anticipated to prioritize improving application security capabilities ...


Adjust-joins-TikTok-for-business-marketing-program

Adjust joins TikTok for business marketing program


Thursday, February 4, 2021 by

Following another banner year for TikTok, app marketing platform Adjust announced it has joined the TikTok For Business Marketing Partner Program. As a mobile measurement partner, Adjust will help advertisers create, optimize, target, and measure their ad campaigns on the leading destination for short-form mobile video. The partnership includes an integration for Adj...


Mobile-app-direct-selling-advertisements-is-finally-opening-up

Mobile app direct selling advertisements is finally opening up


Monday, February 1, 2021 by

Cohorts, encrypted IDs, anti-trust, and privacy restrictions all make for a very hectic and complicated new world for digital ad tech, especially for the supply-side of mobile applications. Moving as protectionism, the big tech triopoly is working to keep their advertising and data wheels churning together; DSPs and Exchanges are working to keep the platforms privacy-ha...


IPFS-has-been-integrated-into-Brave

IPFS has been integrated into Brave


Thursday, January 28, 2021 by

IPFS has been integrated into Brave, the fast, privacy-oriented browser, reinventing the Web for users, publishers and advertisers.  Incorporated into today’s Brave desktop browser update (version 1.19), Brave’s 24 million monthly active users can now access content directly from IPFS by resolving ipfs:// URIs via a gateway or installing a full IPFS ...


Why-blockchain-is-the-future

Why blockchain is the future


Friday, January 15, 2021 by

The fears from the pandemic have naturally placed more focus on wearables helping us monitor our health, fitness, and keeping us better connected. Companies such as Apple, Samsung, Fitbit, and others are flooding the market with health and fitness devices to help mankind to stay healthy and happier. I believe we will see even more companies entering this space and mo...


Motorola-predicts-what-working-from-home-could-look-like

Motorola predicts what working from home could look like


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

With no change in the WFH environment coming without a COVID-19 vaccine, tech companies will focus on developing and enhancing camera and audio improvements, changes in collaboration technologies, and increased focus on ergonomic designs and larger, moveable, and portable displays. Work from home smart technology improvements The office will likely transform from ...


Enterprise-blockchain-adoption-will-increase-in-2021

Enterprise blockchain adoption will increase in 2021


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

One significant trend witnessed in 2020 was the wave of large enterprises moving to execute their business logic in Layer 2 networks and simply using Layer 1 for consensus and arbitration. This combination offers enterprises the best of both public networks — with superior, distributed trust - and private networks — with lower costs and better scalability, p...


New-prediction-says-Blockchain-will-power-web3

New prediction says Blockchain will power web3


Tuesday, January 12, 2021 by

In the coming year, companies will modify their approaches to developing technology and products. The hype of Artificial Intelligence, Microservices, and Low Code – No Code platforms have played out and companies will make adjustments to decrease complexity and increase efficiencies. Microservices Adoption to Recede in 2021 Microservices will see a decline i...


Zero-trust-framework-no-longer-optional-2021-predictions

Zero trust framework no longer optional 2021 predictions


Tuesday, January 12, 2021 by

There’s no doubt that COVID-19 and the shift to remote work have accelerated Zero Trust adoption in the enterprise. In 2021 and the following years, implementing a Zero Trust approach will become essential to protecting every enterprise, regardless of industry. This is due to the increasing volume of cyberthreats that organizations and individuals face on a regula...


Mobile-ads-are-about-to-get-annoying-says-Brainium-Studios

Mobile ads are about to get annoying says Brainium Studios


Tuesday, January 5, 2021 by

The new year will usher in a new definition of “mobile” in mobile gaming apps. Currently, mobile gaming apps have been synonymous with gaming on our phones. But, with the non-stop innovation in IoT and the looming promises of 5G, the “mobile” in mobile gaming is about to refer to everything from refrigerators to mirrors to spaceships. Wherev...


Mobile-app-growth-and-revenue-to-remain-strong-in-2021

Mobile app growth and revenue to remain strong in 2021


Tuesday, January 5, 2021 by

Making predictions for mobile advertising in 2021 is challenging, given how much the industry has changed in 2020 and the uncertainty ahead. Lockdowns and social distancing in 2020 accelerated the rise of digital, allowing many mobile apps to increase downloads and revenue.  Even if the COVID-19 crisis comes to an end in 2021, mobile app growth and rev...


GameRefinery-makes-its-iOS-download-and-revenue-data-available-free

GameRefinery makes its iOS download and revenue data available free


Thursday, December 24, 2020 by

The data elves at mobile game insight and analytics specialist GameRefinery are bringing some much-needed Christmas cheer to all mobile game developers by making its download and revenue data for 100k iOS games available for free. Following its acquisition of market insight provider Reflection in early 2020, GameRefinery has been gradually integrating the data into its ...


iOS-14-IDFA-opt-in-updates

iOS 14 IDFA opt in updates


Tuesday, November 24, 2020 by

Forced to rethink the advertising model of today, developers will need to be educate consumers about privacy to incentivize their users to opt-in. Consumers could expect to see an uptick in apps requiring a fee to download or an ongoing subscription fee. Marketers who want to continue to offer Apple users personalized mobile advertising should start to bulk up their fir...


How-to-avoid-mobile-phone-apps-from-leaking-your-personal-data

How to avoid mobile phone apps from leaking your personal data


Wednesday, November 18, 2020 by

Most people have dozens of mobile phone apps installed on their phone, tablet, or even their smartwatch. In fact, the average person has about 60 to 90 mobile phone apps on their phone. Out of all those apps, many of them could be leaking your personal data. How can you protect yourself? One of the primary ways is by installing a VPN, but there are other ways, too. Here...


AppsFlyer-releases-mobile-attribution-solution-for-Apple’s-App-Clips

AppsFlyer releases mobile attribution solution for Apple’s App Clips


Monday, November 2, 2020 by

AppsFlyer released a mobile attribution solution for Apple’s App Clips, Apple’s shortcut to completing a single app function or task quickly and seamlessly. The pandemic is driving increased use of mobile devices from shopping online to hybrid shopping experiences like BOPIS and curbside pickup. With the holiday season upon us, brands have an opportunity ...


How-to-unlock-mobiles-hidden-data-trove-without-touching-privacy

How to unlock mobiles hidden data trove without touching privacy


Wednesday, October 28, 2020 by

If it feels like the privacy conversation has swallowed advertising, you’re not alone. Gartner predicts global compliance spending will reach $8 billion by 2022—a figure that doesn’t include dramatic operational changes for advertisers, especially around data usage and media buying. But all the talk about personally identifiable information (PII) misse...


Apps-selling-data-can-monetize-in-safer-ways

Apps selling data can monetize in safer ways


Wednesday, October 28, 2020 by

Your data is everywhere. You give it away, knowing and unknowingly, all of the time. The most ubiquitous and nefarious, of these applications that harvest data are often with you all the time; they live on your smartphone. The wide availability of insights on consumer behaviors has given rise to a robust data economy that now subsidizes costs so people can have apps and...


Silicon-Labs-collides-with-Amazon-to-create-Amazon-Sidewalk

Silicon Labs collides with Amazon to create Amazon Sidewalk


Monday, September 21, 2020 by

Silicon Labs announces a collaboration with Amazon to support Amazon Sidewalk, a shared network created by neighbors who share a small portion of Wi-Fi bandwidth to help their devices work better at home and beyond the front door. Silicon Labs’ wireless solutions for Amazon Sidewalk will enable developers to create IoT products with encrypted cloud communicatio...