Apple, Facebook and web privacy: BBC News Review 2022

October 19, 2022


Apple has announced measures intended to frustrate software tools used by Facebook to track web users automatically.

Apple’s software chief said its web browser, Safari, would in future ask owners’ permission before allowing the social network to monitor their activity.


Key words and phrases
short, often petty, argument
-We aren’t talking at the moment. We had a spat about whose turn it is to wash up.
-Dan and his brother used to get into spats over video games.

secretly observing
-How did you know where I hid the biscuits? Have you been snooping on me?
-The spy snooped through the documents on the ambassador’s desk.

took a shot
-The boxer took an early shot at his rival during the press conference, but missed.
-The presidential candidates took shots at each other during the televised debate.

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    Илёс Химматов October 19, 2022 at 8:26 pm

    Take a shot = attack
    Snoop = secretly observe
    Spat = short argument

  3. Spat = short argument => get into spat
    Took a shot = Attack
    Snooping = Secretly observing

  4. what did u call lover's spat?! i can't really catch it😔

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    Tuấn Khuất Đình October 19, 2022 at 8:26 pm

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  17. hiii i m watching your news since 2 month plz help me sir how i can improve my pronunciation

  18. I have doubts regarding the pronunciation of the word: 'privacy'…

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    Sergio M F Valeriano October 19, 2022 at 8:26 pm

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  36. Hi, tnx alot for your useful lessons.🤗 With your today's story, I can remember one of the oldest tradition in our area in which some women were standing in crowded public area and were snooping on other people to see what they are talking about at the moment to can predict future. Sometimes they got into spat as well.😏

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    Zikray Prophet Mustafaصلى الله عليه وسلم October 19, 2022 at 8:26 pm


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