Apple now lets you review more default apps like Phone, Messages, Photos and Safari

Apple finally put itself on equal footing with rivals by allowing users to rate and review its own, first-party apps for the first time this fall, amid increased regulatory pressure ahead of a likely antitrust investigation. Although some of Apple’s apps had been available to download separately, they had never been able to be reviewed. […]

Charting a course through the internet’s ever-changing landscape

Pete Knowlton Contributor Share on Twitter Pete Knowlton is the senior director of operations and community at Ghostery, a digital privacy company. When you think of today’s internet landscape, Google’s overwhelming market share immediately comes to mind. The latest reports show that Google accounts for nearly 87% of the global search market, while Chrome makes […]

Xayn launches a desktop version of its ad-free, privacy-safe search

Berlin-based Xayn, which as we reported last year is doing ad-free, personalized, privacy-safe search as an alternative to tracking and profiling adtech giants like Google, has expanded its product offering — launching a desktop version (in beta for now). The desktop Xayn WebBeta is described as a “light web version” of the product with similar functionality […]