Apple’s iPhone Anti-Sexting Tech Patented

Apple’s iPhone Anti-Sexting Tech Patented

New technology could help curb age-inappropriate messaging.

Don Michael Acelar De Leon
  • 18 october 2010

In a decision expected to help ensure appropriate usage of communication tools among young media consumers, Apple has been granted a patent that will prevent “age-inappropriate” messages or suggestive media, otherwise known as “sexting”, to be sent via iPhones.

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