The Decentralists

Hot Topix: Clash of the Titans

February 25, 2021 Mike Cholod, Henry Karpus & Chris Trottier
The Decentralists
Hot Topix: Clash of the Titans
Show Notes

Apple and Facebook are about to go to war—legally speaking. Why? Privacy. 

Apple is rolling out new privacy features that will make it harder for apps (like Facebook) to track and collect user data. Facebook believes this is an abuse of Apple’s iOS distribution domination.

While Apple touts itself as a champion of user privacy, Facebook cannot survive without your data. At stake are billions of dollars—and the future of the Internet.

Can Facebook afford to lose this fight?

Does Apple really care about user privacy?

Who’s likely to prevail?

Join us as we delve deeply into this big tech battle.