California AirTag Lawsuit Widened to Include Dozens More Stalking Cases

Apple is facing an expanded class action lawsuit in federal court in San Francisco by more than three dozen victims allegedly terrorized by stalkers using Apple AirTags, reports ArsTechnica. The complaint targets Apple alleged negligence in allowing ‌AirTags‌ to become “one of the most dangerous and frightening technologies employed by stalkers” since they can be […]

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Google rolls out automatic AirTag alerts for Android in bid to prevent stalking

Back in May, Google and Apple jointly announced that they were teaming up to prevent unwanted tracking through AirTags and similar devices. Today, Google is announcing that the rollout of unknown tracker alerts is now beginning on devices running Android 6.0 and later. Right now, this only works with AirTags, but Google says it’s working […]

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Tile Adds Undetectable Anti-Theft Mode to Tracking Devices, With $1 Million Fine If Used for Stalking

AirTag competitor Tile today announced a new Anti-Theft Mode for Tile tracking devices, which is designed to make Tile accessories undetectable by the anti-stalking Scan and Secure feature. Scan and Secure is a security measure that Tile implemented in order to allow iPhone and Android users to scan for and detect nearby Tile devices to […]

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Stalking estival

Sur Mastodon, un follower m’a envoyé la vidéo YouTube suivante, en me disant « petite pensée pour toi ce soir en revenant du boulot, j’ai écouté ça ». J’avoue tout monsieur le juge : la première partie, c’est moi. Fuir J’ai mes habitudes sur une certaine île des Baléares, depuis ma naissance. Autant dire que […]

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New York Attorney General Issues AirTag Consumer Alert Over Stalking Concerns

Though Apple last week announced changes to AirTags that will likely help cut down on unwanted tracking, officials are starting to take notice of complaints. New York Attorney General Letitia James today sent out a consumer alert with “safety recommendations” to protect New Yorkers from ‌AirTags‌ (via The Mac Observer). Across the country, Apple AirTags […]

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