Yesterday Twitter announced “app graph.” Its the name Twitter is giving to a new collection of data which will basically track the apps you install or already have installed on your iOS or Android device. The company says that this app data will be helpful in building a more tailored experience for you on Twitter. If you don’t want it to do that on your device then follow these instructions to opt-out of it.
Earlier this week it was reported that the European Parliament was drafting a resolution which would express the idea that Google search should be unbundled from the various other businesses that Google conducts. The company was obviously not too pleased about this development and even if it didn’t respond directly, there were multiple reports that claimed executives at the company were furious about the political nature of this resolution. Nevertheless the European Parliament passed the resolution today.