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Apple,Google and others in pact on app privacy

California’s attorney general,Kamala D Harris,has said that the state had reached an agreement with Amazon.com,Apple,Google,Hewlett-Packard,Microsoft and Research in Motion

California’s attorney general,Kamala D Harris,has said that the state had reached an agreement with Amazon.com,Apple,Google,Hewlett-Packard,Microsoft and Research in Motion to strengthen privacy protections for smartphone owners who download mobile applications. The pact will force developers to post conspicuous privacy policies detailing what personal information they plan to obtain. It also compels app store providers like Apple and Google to offer ways for users to report apps that do not comply.