Apple removes several VPN apps from Apple’s app store in China that help users evade China’s Great Firewall of internet censorship.
Google to pay $22.5m fine for tracking users of Apple’s iPhone, iPad and Mac computers by circumventing privacy protections on the Safari web browser for several months at the end of 2011 and into 2012.
Group of UK users sue Google, alleging that it misused private information, breached confidence and breached the 1998 Data Protection Act.
Group of nearly 27,000 South Koreans sues Apple for £15.8million over what they claim are privacy violations from the collection of iPhone user location information. Case later dropped.