Apple adds alerts for third-party Bluetooth trackers

The Verge May 13, 2024, 09:00 PM UTC

Summary: The DULT standard aims to prevent misuse of Bluetooth trackers like Apple AirTags for tracking people without consent. iOS and Android devices can now detect and alert users when a tracker adhering to the standard is nearby. Apple retroactively added anti-tracking features to AirTags. Google's implementation of DULT in December and enhanced Find My Device network for Android users address potential privacy concerns.

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