1. Apple pulls HKmap from App Store, the day after Chinese state media criticized its “unwise and reckless decision” to approve it  TechCrunch
  2. Apple Removes Police-Tracking App Used in Hong Kong Protests From Its App Store  NDTV
  3. Apple pulls police-tracking app used in Hong Kong protests after consulting authorities  Reuters
  4. Apple pulls Hong Kong map used by protesters from app store  Financial Times
  5. Apple Reverses Course Again, Bans Controversial Hong Kong Maps App  Bloomberg
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Less than a day after Apple was criticized by Chinese state media for allowing HKmap in the App Store, the crowdsourced map app said it had been delisted. Its removal comes less than a week after Apple reversed its initial decision to reject the app, which provides information about the location of pro-democracy demonstrations, street […]Less than a day after Apple was criticized by Chinese state media for allowing HKmap in the App Store, the crowdsourced map app said it had been delisted. Its removal comes less than a week after Apple reversed its initial decision to reject the app, which provides information about the location of pro-democracy demonstrations, street […]

Apple pulls HKmap from App Store, the day after Chinese state media criticized its “unwise and reckless decision” to approve it – TechCrunch

Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protesters in Hong Kong have used to track police movements from its app store, saying it violated rules because it was used to ambush police.Apple Inc on Wednesday removed an app that protesters in Hong Kong have used to ...

Apple pulls police-tracking app used in Hong Kong protests after consulting authorities - Reuters

Chinese media had sharply criticised Apple for offering the app on its online store.Chinese media had sharply criticised Apple for offering the app on its online store.

Apple withdraws police-tracking app used in Hong Kong protests | News | Al Jazeera

“Regarding @Apple pulling a HK app at the demand of China: - Apple is a C Corp; fiduciary duty to maximize profits and shareholder value while minimizing risks - Most of Apple’s supply chain is in China This is easy math. If only they were a B Corp instead ¯\_(ツ)_/¯”

Sam McRoberts on Twitter: "Regarding @Apple pulling a HK app at the demand of China: - Apple is a C Corp; fiduciary duty to maximize profits and shareholder value while minimizing risks - Most of Apple’s supply chain is in China This is easy math. If only they were a B Corp instead ¯\_(ツ)_/¯"

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“https://t.co/g31TfaTxEl app that protestors in #HongKong used to track police movements removed by @Apple.”

Steve Herman on Twitter: "https://t.co/g31TfaTxEl app that protestors in #HongKong used to track police movements removed by @Apple."

Apple on Thursday removed a Hong Kong map application used by pro-democracy protesters, saying it endangered police, after China warned the US tech giant to drop the app. According to a statement published by the makers of HKmap.live, Apple said “your app has been used in ways that endanger law enforcement and residents in Hong Kong”. The financial […]

Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters for 'endangering police' after China warning | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

Apple relents and removes a ​controversial app just hours after threats from China.Apple relents and removes a ​controversial app just hours after threats from China.

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The iPhone maker has removed an app that allowed rioters in Hong Kong to track where police are located after reports that it was used to ambush officers and vandalize communities where law enforcement was not present.The iPhone maker has removed an app that allowed rioters in Hong Kong to track where police are located after reports that it was used to ambush officers and vandalize communities where law enforcement was not present.

Apple removes app that Hong Kong protesters used to track police movements following vandalism, attacks on officers — RT World News

Cupertino joins the likes of the NBA and Blizzard in kowtowing to Beijing.Cupertino joins the likes of the NBA and Blizzard in kowtowing to Beijing.

Apple pulls HKmap.live from app store | ZDNet

"This app violates our guidelines and local laws.""This app violates our guidelines and local laws."

Apple removes app used in Hong Kong protests after pressure from China - The Verge

Apple has removed an app from its Apple store used by Hong Kong protesters to determine the whereabouts of police.Apple has removed an app from its Apple store used by Hong Kong protesters to determine the whereabouts of police.

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Apple removes HKmap.live, a crowdsourced live maps app that protestors in Hong Kong used to track police movements, days after approving it.Apple removes HKmap.live, a crowdsourced live maps app that protestors in Hong Kong used to track police movements, days after approving it.

Apple bans app that warns Hong Kong citizens about police activity, again

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The US tech giant had come under fire from China over the app, with the Chinese Communist Party's official newspaper calling the app "poisonous" and decrying what it said was Apple's complicity in helping the Hong Kong protesters.The US tech giant had come under fire from China over the app, with the Chinese Communist Party's official newspaper calling the app "poisonous" and decrying what it said was Apple's complicity in helping the Hong Kong protesters.

Apple pulls police-tracking app used in Hong Kong protests - World News - Jerusalem Post

HONG KONG: Apple on Thursday removed a Hong Kong map application used by pro-democracy protesters, saying it endangered police, after China warned the US tech giant to drop the app.HONG KONG: Apple on Thursday removed a Hong Kong map application used by pro-democracy protesters, saying it endangered police, after China warned the US tech giant to drop the app.

Apple pulls H.Kong app used by protesters after China warning

According to a statement published by the makers of HongKongmap.live, Apple said According to a statement published by the makers of HongKongmap.live, Apple said "your app has been used in ways that endanger law enforcement and residents in Hong Kong".

Apple pulls Hong Kong app used by protesters after China warning - Moneycontrol.com

The real-time, crowd-sourced map was accused of being used in ways that "endanger law enforcement and residents in Hong Kong."The real-time, crowd-sourced map was accused of being used in ways that "endanger law enforcement and residents in Hong Kong."