With these new apps, users will have to affirmatively click a consent box that gives the app permission to share information.
As a result, Livestream, without the consent of the team, upgraded the Global Revolution account to premium.
It had lost the consent of the governed and therefore had to be thrown out.
early 13c., from Old French consentir (12c.) "agree, comply," from Latin consentire "feel together," from com- "with" (see com-) + sentire "to feel" (see sense (n.)). "Feeling together," hence, "agreeing, giving permission," apparently a sense evolution that took place in French before the word reached English. Related: Consented; consenting.
c.1300, "approval," also "agreement in sentiment, harmony," from Old French consente, from consentir (see consent (v.)). Age of consent is attested from 1809.