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Tencent, Sina apps affected in Chinese privacy crackdown

Thursday 19 December 2019 | 14:12 CET | News
Chinese authorities criticised 41 apps for illegally collecting end-users' personal data, Reuters writes citing a statement by the industry and information technology ministry. The makers of these apps were told to make changes by 31 December or be prosecuted. Among these are Tencent messaging app QQ and Sina's sports app. The two companies did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Sina / Tencent
Countries: China
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