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Facebook to require privacy policies for all apps in App Center

SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is signing on to an effort from California Atty. Gen. Kamala D. Harris to make app makers more accountable for how they handle consumers’ personal information.

All apps in Facebook’s new App Center are required to have a written privacy policy that sheds light on what information the app collects and shares, according to an agreement that Harris has reached with the giant social network.