Google removes app that wanted you to delete ‘Chinese apps’ from Google Play

Google has removed the Android app called Remove China Apps. Published by Jaipur-based developers, the ‘Remove China Apps’ became popular after the recent social media backlash against TikTok and the ongoing tensions between India and China in the Ladakh region. The app has been downloaded by over 50 lakh users and was among the top […]

Epic Games sues Apple, Google over the removal of Fortnite from their respective app stores

The case against Google will be much harder considering Android’s software restrictions are much less than what Apple does for iOS. Google also allows for the installation of third-party app stores on the Play Store. Android apps can also be sideloaded through direct links without an app store, a system which Fortnite used until recently.

Does Google really want third-party app stores on Android or are they a ‘necessary evil’?

Google doesn’t charge any person or any company to use Android. Not me, not you, not Samsung. There are licensing requirements as mentioned above, though, if you want to bundle Google’s other properties and services into the software. That’s because Google knows how we use our phones and how to get more eyeballs on ads […]

Annapolis Boaters Launch App To Connect Boat Owners, Mechanics

Two Annapolis boaters created a phone application to connect boat owners and service providers. The app, called FirstMate Services, allows boaters in need of maintenance to gather quotes, track job progress and pay service providers, all on the same platform.

Best laptop under $500 of 2020 in stock from HP, Lenovo, Dell and more

A bright spot is you don’t have to settle for a traditional clamshell laptop with a fixed display and keyboard. You can also get a convertible (otherwise known as a two-in-one, a laptop with a screen that flips around to turn the screen into a tablet, to position it for comfortable streaming or to do […]

Jackass star Steve-O duct tapes himself to a BILLBOARD in LA to promote new comedy special… and is forced down by firefighters after he gets reported on crime alert app Citizen

‘I’m happy to just hang out, and really want the world to know about this project I worked so hard on. It’s called Gnarly and, If you’re over 18, check it out at steveo.com! Thanks!’

Epic Games wins support from Fortnite gamers, firms on Apple standoff

Fortnite creator Epic Games found support from its legions of gamers, Tinder-owner Match Group and Spotify for suing Apple and Google after the tech giants dropped the popular video game from their app stores for violating payment guidelines. Epic Games started a social media campaign against the iPhone maker by releasing a parody of Apple’s […]

Apple spoils hacker’s ‘tool’ to unlock any iPhone with iOS 13.5.1 update

Apple has released the iOS 13.5.1 update and the company is suggesting all iPhone users to immediately download and install the update which fixes a crucial security flaw. Last week, a well-known team of hackers who goes by the name “unc0ver” had released a new “jailbreak tool” that claimed to unlock any iPhone running iOS […]

Google might be killing off Duo in favor of Meet

This decision is the result of Google placing its consumer communication services — Duo, Messages, and Android’s Phone app — under the leadership of G Suite head Javier Soltero. After the unified team was made public in May, Soltero announced to employees that it does not make sense for Duo and Meet to coexist.

In lawsuit, ‘Fortnite’ maker to test idea of iPhone as market unto itself

‘Fortnite’ maker Epic Games has launched the most significant effort yet to advance the legal theory that Apple’s iPhone ecosystem has become so “sticky” that it is a distinct software market over which Apple exercises monopoly power. On Thursday Epic filed a lawsuit in federal court after Apple pulled “Fortnite” from its App Store to […]