Privacy-focused iCloud+ includes Private Relay browsing, Hide My Email, secure HomeKit cameras

Paid iCloud subscriptions will soon have access to an enhanced iCloud+ feature, including a Private Relay VPN, a new Hide My Email capability, and support for unlimited secure HomeKit video cameras.

Apple said iCloud paid subscriptions will include iCloud+ when it launches later this year, and at no extra cost, with the same iCloud pricing as today.The new Private Relay feature essentially acts as a VPN, allowing users to browse with Safari in a more secure and private way. Apple noted that network providers and websites combine users’ identity and browsing history to develop a profile, which Private Relay will help prevent.

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