At the annual China Development Forum in Beijing last week, Cook said there was a need for "well-crafted regulation" to prevent users' information being peddled around without their knowledge. I think best regulation is no regulation, self-regulation. "I wouldn't be in this situation", he said.
"Nobody does that", joked Swisher, to which Cook responded: "I'm not making fun of it!" We make sure all the movies are coded in such a way where you can say, "I only want my child looking at G movies", or whatever, or we have a parental control around apps. I think it's an invasion of privacy. Cook feels this sort of data collection is a result of Facebook treating their users as the product instead of the customer. It's a civil liberty, and something that is unique to America.
Just days earlier, Cook criticized Facebook for their ostensible lack of care when it comes to users' data, specifically the partnership it had with Cambridge Analytica - the analytics firm that worked with President Donald Trump's campaign. China was given the infamous title of the worst abuser of internet freedom for a third year in a row, due to government censorship and restrictions of basic online services and an nearly complete lack of digital privacy. Lawmakers have also floated tougher rules on the company and two Congressional committees have formally invited the Facebook CEO to testify.
However, Cook appears to have worked out that Apple's target market is not right-wing neo-conservative Christians in the USA bible belt, but young upwardly mobile kids in cities who have more money than sense and know little about technology.
MSN has a more comprehensive write up at the link below and the full "Revolution" interview with Tim Cook will air Friday, April 6 at 8 p.m. ET, 5 p.m. PT on MSNBC.
Still, Cook's comments to MSNBC clearly indicate there will be no porn-related apps on the App Store any time soon.
It looks less well-integrated than some competitors but offers a high degree of features including standard Apple CarPlay . It's built on Toyota's new TNGA platform, which will eventually underpin all the maker's models in some form.
A manhunt is under way in eastern France after a auto tried to drive into a group of soldiers this morning. Police were frantically searching for the driver who accelerated to flee the spot after the failed attempt.
After surging to a 52-week high of $195 in January, shares have retreated to levels where they traded last July. Not just his Facebook friends, but all the contacts in his phone regardless if they are Facebook users or not.
He called for officials from both countries to do their best to "perfectly secure the historic meeting between the leaders". The North's three delegates were led by Ri Son Gwon, chairman of a state agency that deals with inter-Korean affairs.
For the 1600 meter run, Cruz Bowman finished ninth in a time of 5:17.78, while Dawson Moen finished 11th in a time of 5:25.29. The girls 4x100-meter relay team of Schwerdtfeger, Davies, Crow and Cooper finished sixth, with a time of 54 seconds.
Supporters of the Pakistani Nobel peace laureate say the " Malala haters" are running a smear campaign against the 20-year-old. Malala was returning home from school in October 2012 when masked gunmen intercepted her school van and shot her in the head.
Neither bill was included in the fiscal year 2018 omnibus budget, and by late March, senators were still negotiating over them. Jackson recently presided over Trump's first presidential physical and gave the president a clean bill of health.
Update 3/28, 3:26 PM: Updated with comment from the Arizona governor's office. "As governor, my top priority is public safety". The vehicle was in autonomous mode at the time of the accident, while a driver was behind the wheel.
Despite the delay, NASA explains that substantial progress has been made, including a completion of all of the flight hardware. In early 2018, the OTE was flown by a C-5 aircraft to California for integration and testing with the spacecraft element.
It is part of the continued response to a bruising data handling scandal sparked by revelations about Cambridge Analytica . But Nikhil Pahwa, a technology expert, said that signs that the company worked in India are worrying.
Winning numbers revealed for $521 million Mega Millions jackpot
Five balls are drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 70; the Mega ball is drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 25. No one lucked out in Tuesday's drawing, so the prize jumped from $458 million to $521 million with a $317 million cash option.
Unique, oddball galaxy is strangely devoid of dark matter
Confusing things further, the galaxy appears extremely similar to others that are almost entirely composed of dark matter. Theories like modified Newtonian dynamics and a new idea called emergent gravity propose that there is no dark matter.
CBSE paper leak culprits won't be spared: Javadekar
The CBSE held the exam for the Class XII Economics paper on Monday and the Class X Maths paper on Wednesday. The board will soon reschedule the exam dates for both the papers and going to conduct the examinations.
Former MLB All-Star Rusty Staub passes away at 73
He finally decided on a $100,000 bonus from the new Houston Colt.45s, who were preparing for their inaugural season in 1962. He was inducted into the Texas Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006 and the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame in 2012.
Easter egg hunt for all the family
Pre-game Easter morning this Saturday, March 31, at the FARM Institute in Edgartown, because no one knows eggs like these guys. Lat year, Cadbury and the National Trust also ran over 250 hunts across the United Kingdom in the annual Cadbury's Egg Hunt.
GoPro Launches New Entry-Level Camera
The HERO camera features a 2-inch touch display and provides voice control feature for recording and taking photos. The HERO captures a max resolution and frame rate of 1440p at 60 frames per second; this means no 4K footage.
El Al attempts to block Air India's trans-Saudi route
The money that was pumped in Air India earlier would be used for public welfare sectors like healthcare and farmers, Sinha said. The process is being monitored by Air India-Specific Alternative Mechanism headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.