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Google announces new Play Store policies to curb misinformation, tighten security

Google’s Play Store has for the large part done a good job in keeping compromised and generally unsafe apps…

Tool that added Google Play to Windows 11 secretly installed malware

A sizeable amount of Windows 11 installs are potentially compromised after it emerged that a third-party Windows 11 ToolBox…

Google Play Store to hide outdated apps from being downloaded

New Android updates bring improved security to users while adding functionalities to their handsets. To ensure Android developers keep…

Google to restrict which apps can install other apps

Preventing third-party app stores from being listed on the Google Play Store has been part of Google’s policy for…

The Amazon Appstore is finally up and running on Android 12

The Google Play Store enjoys so much dominance in the mobile market that a casual user can be forgiven…

Google cracks the whip to curb misleading Android app subscriptions

A common complaint on social media these days is that of people that enrolled to try out a particular…

Google officially announces the Play Store’s visual redesign

It’s 5 years since Google unveiled what is perhaps one of its biggest redesigns in the Android platform’s history:…

Over 5,000 apps bought on the Play Store every month through M-Pesa

At the start of 2018, Safaricom partnered with Google to allow Android device users…

Google reveals 2019 Google Play Awards nominees

Google has revealed the applications in the running to be crowned next month as the best when it comes…

Google moves to take control of apps shared outside the Play Store

4 months ago, Google announced that it would be “adding a small amount of security…