Articles tagged with: android and Google Play

When apps talk behind your back

Almost 9 percent of popular apps downloaded from Google Play interact with websites that could compromise users' security and privacy, more

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Google to Settle Complaint It Unlawfully Billed Parents for Unauthorized In-App Charges

Google has agreed to settle a Federal Trade Commission complaint alleging that it unfairly billed consumers for millions of dollars in unauthorized charges incurred by children using mobile apps  more

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Researchers finds thousands of secret keys in Android apps

Google has started scanning Android apps uploaded to its app store to warn developers if they have included a potential security flaw in their code. more

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Google Adds PayPal Support for Android App Purchases

Google has announced that it is adding payment through the PayPal service to its Android app store in 12 countries. more

Related Tags: mobile-video, ott

Google Offering Refunds to Fake Android Anti-Virus Software Buyers

Google has started issuing refunds to people who paid for an anti-virus app for their Android smartphone that turned out to do nothing at all. more

Related Tags: viom-networks, India

Fake Android Anti-Virus App Was a "Mistake" the Developers Claim

The developer of a popular anti-virus app for Android smartphones that appeared to do absolutely nothing, and was still downloaded over 30,000 times, says that the app should never have been put for sale on the Google Play app store. more

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LG Goes Red with new Nexus 5 Smartphone Colour

LG has announced that the first red Nexus 5 device is now available for purchase through the Google Play store. more

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Google Updated Play Services for Android Smartphones

Google has started rolling out an updated version of the Google Play Services app to Android smartphones with a number of software updates. more

Related Tags: vodafone, bharti-airtel, radio-spectrum, India

Google Upgrades is Android App Store

Google has started rolling out an upgrade to its Google Play app store on Android phones and tablets that it said has been simplified to make it easier to find entertainment services. more

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Google Enables Offline Language Translation for Android Smartphones

Google has launched an upgrade for its language translation app and now offers support for 50 languages even without mobile data access to the Google servers. more

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