New in iOS 9: Safari hides private tab information when the App Switcher is opened

September 27, 2015 by  
Filed under Apple iPhone

Safari private Mode Hidden App Switcher

When you open the App Switcher in iOS 9, Safari will automatically blank out the preview page if you happen to leave off while browsing in Private mode. In iOS 8, Safari would show the preview card, regardless of whether or not a Private browsing session was last engaged.

There is already an API available for third-party developers to blur out App Switcher previews to protect sensitive data. Some banking apps and other apps with sensitive customer data do this already. But Apple’s method for going about obscuring potentially sensitive web browsing sessions is a bit different. Instead of blurring out the page, Safari simply blanks out everything when the App Switcher is opened…. Read the rest of this post here


New in iOS 9: Safari hides private tab information when the App Switcher is opened” is an article by iDownloadBlog.com.
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