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Apple pollutes data about you to protect your privacy. But it might not be enough

Pseu Donyme

re: "Modern data protection legislation which assumes that metadata is anonymous would need to be rewritten."

Re-writing would be ideal, of course. Then again what there is in the EU already covers this if interpreted with the law's purpose (privacy, self-determination) in mind. In this sense the the Schrems decision is very encouraging: the ECJ actually considers privacy and data protection fundamental rights to be protected as such.

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