Find Out What Data Apple Has on You

apple data download

Apple has released a portal that allows its users to download their personal data from the company. The feature was first released in the European Union to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation(GDPR) ruling and has officially been made available in the US, Canada, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland, Australia, and New Zealand. Apple’s new portal is an example other companies should follow given the scrutiny big tech is facing over user privacy concerns.

To download your personal information, visit Apple’s Data and Privacy portal and log in with your Apple ID. Click on the get started link in the “Get a copy of your data” section. From there you can select the what data you wish to download. The data you can obtain from the includes your sign in records, iCloud content, app usage, transactions, and marketing information .However, encrypted and provisional data is not included in the downloads.

Follow Reactionary Times on WordPress.com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: