In this Sept. 28, 2021 file photo, people try out the latest iPhone 13 handsets at an Apple Store in Beijing. Photo: AP
In this Sept. 28, 2021 file photo, people try out the latest iPhone 13 handsets at an Apple Store in Beijing. Photo: AP
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Apple blocks mainland Chinese users from seeing some geographic information on its Compass app

  • The changes came with Apple’s latest software updates, including iOS 15.1, which was released in China in late October, and watchOS 8.3, released this week
  • Under Chinese law, foreign organisations must acquire a licence from the State Council and the Chinese military to carry out surveying and mapping activities

In this Sept. 28, 2021 file photo, people try out the latest iPhone 13 handsets at an Apple Store in Beijing. Photo: AP
In this Sept. 28, 2021 file photo, people try out the latest iPhone 13 handsets at an Apple Store in Beijing. Photo: AP
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