Face mask-clad passengers use their smartphones while riding the subway in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP Face mask-clad passengers use their smartphones while riding the subway in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP
Face mask-clad passengers use their smartphones while riding the subway in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP
Regulation

China calls out ByteDance, Kuaishou, and LinkedIn for illegal data collection

  • 105 apps, including some of the country’s most popular short video platforms, were put on notice by the Cyberspace Administration of China
  • The internet watchdog found the apps were illegally collecting and misusing personal data

Topic |   Regulation
Face mask-clad passengers use their smartphones while riding the subway in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP Face mask-clad passengers use their smartphones while riding the subway in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP
Face mask-clad passengers use their smartphones while riding the subway in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE