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Ryan Jones
🚨 iOS 11 *FORCES* option for GPS access “Only While Using the App” even when apps don’t offer it! Suck it Uber.
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Marc Bouchenoire 6 Jun 17
Replying to @rjonesy
And Waze.
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Replying to @rjonesy
ORLY? You want to be assholes and force users to be tracked, for their safety (🤣)? Try developing for these edge cases. Kthxbye!
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Replying to @bouchenoiremarc
Yup
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Shaun Bender 6 Jun 17
This looks the same as with previous iOS, however, looks like the app can now give a description as to why it needs it.
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Dan Ryan 6 Jun 17
That's the best feature I've seen
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Incorrect. Apps could not offer While Using only
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Shaun Bender 6 Jun 17
Is that different than this? I have "while using" options.
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Try to pick it for Uber
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Shaun Bender 6 Jun 17
And I have all Three here options on this app, TechCrunch.
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Shaun Bender 6 Jun 17
Yeah. Nothing for Uber. I figure that was Uber doing their thing. So ur saying the option is now there even if they didn't code for it?
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
correct
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Shaun Bender 6 Jun 17
Ok. Gotcha. On the same page now, so to speak.
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juan 6 Jun 17
Replying to @rjonesy
i mean they could technically still force users to always allow, right? just make the app unusable otherwise
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Bob 6 Jun 17
Replying to @rjonesy
aren't these same settings as we have in iOS10? And yeah they could force it or make app unusable if select otherwise. Back at sq1
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Replying to @h0mic1de
no
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Replying to @juanbuis
Nope, this is OS level. I guess they could ping that setting and then show a black screen, but no
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Ryan Jones 6 Jun 17
Replying to @marcopax @flyosity
what. no. This is great
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Kuba Suder 6 Jun 17
Replying to @juanbuis @rjonesy
that would probably get you rejected… though I guess Snapchat throws you out if you refuse camera access and they get away with it ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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Dayton Lowell 6 Jun 17
Replying to @rjonesy
Niccceeee!
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