Mark Zuckerberg Asks His Staff to ‘Inflict Pain’ on Apple Over iOS 14 Privacy Dispute

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Tensions between Apple and Facebook are at an all-time loftier. iOS fourteen’southward privacy features have drawn a big fat wall between the two companies, and the battle continues to intensify. Latest reports claim that Mark Zuckerberg has asked his employees to ‘inflict pain’ on Apple.

The Wall Street Journalreleased a detailed report Facebook-Apple row. The report starts detailing how Tim and Marker’s relation has been in the by. It highlights that Tim in one case called Facebook ‘a partner’ during a 2022 interview. Information technology claims that Cook and Zuckerberg were on the aforementioned side, as Google’south Android operating system posed a threat to both the companies.

In 2022, Apple tree introduced stringent ways that would go far harder for Facebook to track usage and target ads to users. Then in 2022, Apple tree slowed down Facebook’s app updates, which Facebook employees said was intentional. It infuriated Marker, and then a face up-to-face meeting in 2022 between the two CEOs resulted in a“tense standoff.” Finally in 2022, during an interview about Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal, Tim said that if he was Facebook’s CEO, his visitor ‘won’t exist in such a state of affairs.’ Mark, publically, said that Melt’s comments were “glib” and untruthful.

This was the final blow between the two CEOs, the report claims.

Today’s study claims that the battle has taken another turn, wherein Marker has asked his employees to “inflict hurting” on Apple. The study too says that Facebook wanted to join hands with Epic Games in 2022, when the company filed an antitrust lawsuit. While Facebook decided to side, and exercise aught about the situation, information technology did agree to provide documents to Epic and aid when necessary. Facebook is also said to be working on its ain lawsuit and has threatened Apple tree to take it to court.

With the launch of iOS 14, Facebook and Apple’southward battle has taken another turn. It ran a total-page ad attacking Apple’s App Tracking Transparency and the threat it poses to the cyberspace every bit a whole. Despite
Wall Street Periodical’s
claims Facebook’south spokeswoman Dani Lever has stated that the tension between the 2 companies is personal, and Facebook is standing upwards for the whole internet.

The written report highlights:

“A Facebook spokeswoman, Dani Lever, said the choice between personalized services and privacy was a “false merchandise-off,” and that Facebook provides both. “This is not nearly two companies. This is well-nigh the futurity of the gratis internet,” she said, asserting that modest businesses, app developers and consumers lose out nether Apple’s new rules. “Apple claims this is virtually privacy, just information technology’s about profit, and we’re joining others to point out their self-preferencing, anticompetitive behavior.”

She denied that the dispute between the two companies is personal, and said that Facebook is “deliberately standing up to Apple” on behalf of businesses and developers hurt past the new policy.”

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