Apps Alliance Urges White House to Focus on Data Abuses, Protect Innovation

The App Developers Alliance urged the White House to focus policy proposals following its Big Data Report on real data abuses. The White House released the findings of a 90-day review of government and industry data collection practices by an Administration task force. 

Apps Alliance and Intuit Announce Open Source Code for Mobile App Privacy Notifications

Apps Alliance member Intuit announced that it will provide developers with open source software code to implement at-a-glance mobile app privacy notices. The code enables developers to incorporate “privacy screens,” or simple notifications of what data the app is collecting and with whom it is shared.