The court blocked the lawsuit of iPhone users to Google

Cуд заблокировал иск пользователей iPhone к Google

The decision was taken by the High court in London

Google was accused of collecting data in the UK from August 2011 until February 2012, then to use them for targeted advertising.

London’s high court blocked a lawsuit against Google on charges of collecting personal data of four million IPhone users, according to AP.

In the lawsuit, Google was accused of collecting data in the UK from August 2011 until February 2012, then to use them for targeted advertising.

The lawsuit was filed this spring. A claim by the former Director of the British company Which Richard Lloyd said that Google allegedly bypassed privacy settings of the Safari browser and collected the personal data of the user (information about race, political views, finances, physical and mental health, sexual orientation, etc.).

The initiators of the lawsuit are expected to receive from the company as compensation about a billion dollars. Only to a claim joined by 20 thousand people.

Earlier, representatives of Google said that developers of third-party applications to analyze mails in mail service of Gmail and to share resulting data with other companies.

 

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