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CelebGate Continues…More Celeb Photos Released Online

Dubbed “The Fappening” — #TheFappening and #TheFappening2 — an anonymous hacker continues to release celeb photos and videos obtained from the celebs’ iCloud accounts.

Nude photos and videos of Kim Kardashian West, Jennifer Lawrence, Vanessa Hudgens, Rihanna, Kate Bosworth, Gabrielle Union, Hayden Panitierre, Avril Lavigne, Kaley Cuoco and Hope Solo are being posted online, again. The hacker/hackers releasing the photos and videos must not be worried about getting caught by the feds.

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Apple Updates Privacy Policy for Health and Fitness Apps

Apple Inc. has updated its privacy policy in advance of the impending release of Apple’s HealthKit SDK and Health app to prohibit the sale of your health and fitness data.

YouTube: Apple Keynote – HealthKit API and Health app

Health app will be iOS 8’s new hub for health and fitness data collected by third-party app developers and fitness-trackers and stored in a central and secure location on your iPhone or iPad. Health app will provide you with a single app to view and analyze all your health and fitness data stored on your iOS device. You decide what data is shared between each of your other health and fitness apps.  With the sharing of personal health and fitness data between apps it creates the potential for the data to be misused. As a result, Apple decided to update its privacy policy to avoid the potential misuse of data and related privacy issues.

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