by buying an iPhone in China, which offers an "Apps using WLAN & Cellular" setting in iOS 10.13 and up:
7 Steps Apple Could Take to Protect Privacy (#2: Let users disable WiFi per app)
Extremely disappointing that Apple does not permit this critical privacy and security feature on all iOS devices irrespective of region; its exclusive availability in China is especially surprising given that they usually get the short end of the stick:
See also A humble iOS 14 wishlist.
UPDATE: Enabling App Privacy Report in iOS/iPadOS 15.2 and above allows monitoring (but not blocking) app network activity.
/mac | Sep 10, 2022
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