Tracking App Used in Hong Kong Protests From Its App Store
App violated its rules because cover samsung a5 2017 fantasia custodia cover iphone xr it was used to ambush police: Apple Apple had earlier allowed the app to appear on its App custodia cover samsung j5 Store Approval drew sharply worded cover samsung j5 2015 specchio remarks from Chinese Communist Party
Apple on Wednesday removed an app that protestors in Hong Kong have used to track police movements, saying the app violated its rules because it was used to cover samsung galaxy lte prime ambush police and by criminals who used it to victimise residents in areas with no law enforcement.
The approval drew a sharply cover samsung galaxy a8 2018 silicone worded commentary from the Chinese Communist Party’s official newspaper, the People’s Daily, on Tuesday with Apple criticised for allowing a “poisonous” app.
Apple said in a statement that “many concerned customers in Hong Kong” contacted the company about keyboard cover samsung s8 plus the mapping app. Apple said it immediately began investigating the app’s use and found it “has been used in ways that endanger law enforcement and residents in Hong Kong.”
“The app displays police locations and we have verified with the Hong Kong Cybersecurity and Technology Crime Bureau that the app has been used to target and ambush police, threaten public safety, and criminals have used it to victimise residents in areas where they know there is no law enforcement,” the statement said.
Apple did not comment beyond its statement, and the app’s developer did not immediately have a comment on the removal.
Under Apple’s rules and policies, apps that meet its standards to appear in the App Store have sometimes been removed after their release if they were found to facilitate illegal activity or threaten public safety.
In 2011, Apple modified its app store to remove apps cover samsung galaxy s6 that listed locations for iphone 6 6s hoesje drunken driving checkpoints not previously published by law enforcement officials.
“Protest is part of our freedom of speach (sic) and I don’t think the application is illegal in HK,” the developer told Reuters in a direct message on Tuesday.
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