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Paytm accuses Google of following double standards on cashback policy, abusing its power

Paytm said it was “arm-twisted” to comply with biased Play Store policies “that are meant to artificially create Google’s market dominance”.

20 Sep 2020 7:47 PM

Fortnite gets pulled off app store, files lawsuit against Apple for monopoly

Google Play Store too removed the game as Epic Games’ latest update bypasses app stores on payments, depriving them of their 30% cut.

14 Aug 2020 10:46 AM

Honor 9X Pro coming this month-end but without Google suite, as Huawei blacklisted by US firms

The United States government barred its companies from supplying software and hardware to Huawei in May last year.

16 Mar 2020 5:24 PM

Here are Google Play's top apps of 2019

In Indian entertainment, the top-selling movie after Marvel Studios' Avengers: Endgame was Andhadhun, followed by Badla.

04 Dec 2019 8:15 AM

Malicious apps Play Store reach 300 collective installs

ESET researcher Lukas Stefanko shared an analysis showing 172 harmful apps on the Play Store that had over 335 million installs.

02 Oct 2019 6:16 PM


Apple repeatedly destroys Google where it matters the most

The top ranked apps earned USD 83 million in the first quarter of 2019.

21 Jun 2019 4:34 PM

9/10 top apps on Google Playstore will be from India

The study says that this will be seen within the next 5-10 years.

27 Apr 2019 11:42 AM

Google pulls down 29 malicious Android apps downloaded many times

Various Google Play apps send the users pornographic content and redirect them to phishing websites to collect their pictures.

05 Feb 2019 10:45 AM

Promoted Google Play apps using fraudulent ad practices

There are eight such Android apps with over 2 billion downloads in the Google Play store that have been engaging in the malpractice.

28 Nov 2018 11:20 AM

App to fix parking pangs in the northeast

The app, 'ParkingRhino', plans to manage both on-street and off-street parking in the state capital and other towns of Assam.

20 May 2018 12:08 PM


Fitness app 'Sweatcoin' gets funding

Inspired by Bitcoin, this app is used to track the users daily physical activities and reward them with the ‘virtual coin’.

18 Jan 2018 7:23 AM

Google removes malware from Play Store, again

The spyware could target applications like WhatsApp, Gmail, Skype, and Telegram.

27 Jul 2017 9:47 PM

That’s You! — a fun party game

The game may not be as engaging as its direct competitors but its presentation works in its favour.

19 Jul 2017 12:12 AM

Google strictly implements its Data Policy on app developers

Google has reportedly started sending notices to several developers on the Google Play Store.

10 Feb 2017 1:53 PM