Apple drops controversial plan to check iOS devices and iCloud Photos for child abuse images |  CNN Business

Apple drops controversial plan to check iOS devices and iCloud Photos for child abuse images | CNN Business

CNN — Apple is dropping plans to launch a controversial tool that would check iPhones, iPads and iCloud Photos for child sexual abuse material (CSAM) following backlash from critics who decried the feature’s potential implications on privacy. Apple first announced the feature in 2021, in an effort to help combat child exploitation and promote safety, …

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