Google Takes Action Against Loan Apps Abusing Customers in India

Google India on Thursday revealed that it “immediately removed” personal loan apps from Play store for violating its user safety policies. The company wrote in a blog post that it reviewed hundreds of personal loan apps in the country based on flags submitted by users and government agencies. The new move comes months after several … Read more Google Takes Action Against Loan Apps Abusing Customers in India

Facebook, WhatsApp, TikTok Top List of Most Popular Apps of 2020: App Annie

Market of mobile apps continued to grow in 2020 despite the coronavirus outbreak, with new app downloads growing seven percent year-over-year to 218 billion, according to a report. Consumer spending on app stores also resulted in a growth of 20 percent year-over-year. The expansion of app downloads and usage of smartphones has pushed mobile ad … Read more Facebook, WhatsApp, TikTok Top List of Most Popular Apps of 2020: App Annie

Google Drive Makes Searching for Content Easier on Android, iOS Apps

Google is rolling out new features for the Google Drive app on Android and iOS in order to help users search more efficiently. As part of the latest update, users will be able to see and re-run recent desktop and mobile searches. This will eliminate the need to repeat the same search queries in the … Read more Google Drive Makes Searching for Content Easier on Android, iOS Apps

Here Are Google Play’s List of Best Android Apps, Games of 2020 in India

Google Play has announced the best apps and games of year, along with the winners of the Users’ Choice Awards 2020. The lists are localised, and the winners differ across regions. Sleep stories for calm sleep – Meditate with Wysa by Touchkin has been declared as the best app of 2020 in India. Google said … Read more Here Are Google Play’s List of Best Android Apps, Games of 2020 in India

New Ghimob Malware Targeting Global Financial Android Apps: Kaspersky

New remote access Trojan called Ghimob has been targeting financial Android apps from banks, fintechs, exchanges and cryptocurrencies in Brazil, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal, Germany, Angola and Mozambique, security researchers at Kaspersky have discovered. This Trojan is said to have been deployed by a Brazil-based threat group Guildma – an actor part of the Tetrade family … Read more New Ghimob Malware Targeting Global Financial Android Apps: Kaspersky

New Microsoft Feature Lets Samsung Devices Run Multiple Apps Simultaneously

Microsoft Your Phone’s latest update will let Samsung smartphone users launch multiple Android apps simultaneously on their PCs. The feature is gradually being rolled out to select Samsung devices as an early preview. The Your Phone app was released recently and allows users to run Android apps from their phones onto their PCs. The feature … Read more New Microsoft Feature Lets Samsung Devices Run Multiple Apps Simultaneously

Apple TV and Your Favorite Streaming Apps Available on Xbox Series X|S at Launch – Xbox Wire

We know our players love to catch up on the latest shows or listen to their favorite artists on their Xbox consoles when they aren’t gaming. At Xbox, our goal is to make the transition from playing games and streaming media on Xbox One to Xbox Series X|S as seamless as possible, so that you’re … Read more Apple TV and Your Favorite Streaming Apps Available on Xbox Series X|S at Launch – Xbox Wire

Atmanirbhar Apps Launched by Mitron to Promote Indian Apps

Mitron, the homegrown short-form video sharing app, has launched Atmanirbhar Apps on Google Play as a platform to discover apps made In India for varied services and needs. Atmanirbhar Apps looks to take forward Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative, providing a quick portal for indigenous apps to users. The app offers recommendations … Read more Atmanirbhar Apps Launched by Mitron to Promote Indian Apps

21 Android Gaming Apps Found to Be Serving Intrusive Adware: Avast

Research firm Avast has discovered as many 21 gaming apps on Google Play store that serve hidden adware. These apps mask themselves as games, and serve intrusive advertisements once installed. Intelligence firm Sensor Tower notes that these apps have been downloaded approximately eight million times so far. Apart from serving annoying ads outside the app, … Read more 21 Android Gaming Apps Found to Be Serving Intrusive Adware: Avast

Google Docs, Sheets Apps Get New Icons as Part of Workspace Revamp

Google Workspace is now rolling out new icons for Docs and Sheets as a part of an overhaul that was announced earlier this month. The new icons now have the shape of a full page, with a white background around it. The new design comes with version 1.20.422.01. Google has rebranded G Suite as Google … Read more Google Docs, Sheets Apps Get New Icons as Part of Workspace Revamp