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Apple Boss Defends Decision To Remove Hong Kong Mapping App From Its Store.

: 10/11/2019 - 17:44

Apple's boss has defended the tech giant's decision to remove a Hong Kong mapping app, used by protesters there, from its online store.

In an internal memo, Tim Cook says the way it's being used could threaten public safety.

Human rights campaigners claim the firm's caved in to political pressure from China, as the app allows users to report things like police locations.

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