Class Action Lawsuit Being Filed Against Apple For Personal Data Sent To Advertisers

Posted Dec 28, 2010

A class action lawsuit is being filed against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) because of personal data being sent to advertisers through mobile applications. However it is unlikely that the court case will go far because the data that is being sent to advertising companies is typically used for targeting purposes. In other words, the information isn’t THAT personal. [BusinessInsider]