Google Play May Allow Users to Share Apps, Games With Others

Google Play may soon natively support peer-to-peer (P2P) sharing of apps, a teardown of the Google Play store app has suggested. The new offering would allow Android users to share their apps with nearby devices. It is likely to work similar to Nearby Share, the feature that Google brought in August to enable P2P sharing … Read more Google Play May Allow Users to Share Apps, Games With Others

Government Bans PUBG Mobile Among 118 Mobile Apps, Games in India

PUBG Mobile, Apus Launcher, Rules of Survival, and 115 other Chinese apps and games have been banned in India. The new app ban comes just a little over a month after the government imposed a ban on 47 Chinese apps that followed the blocking of TikTok and 58 other apps in the country. The ban … Read more Government Bans PUBG Mobile Among 118 Mobile Apps, Games in India

23 Android Apps Found Fleecing Users on Google Play: Sophos

Google Play contains at least 23 “fleeceware” apps that lure customers into paying exorbitant subscription fees, Sophos researchers revealed in a blog post. The new development comes over seven months after Sophos discovered a set of 25 Android apps that were fleecing users on Google Play. In response to that finding, Google has updated its … Read more 23 Android Apps Found Fleecing Users on Google Play: Sophos

Best Scanner Apps for Android, iPhone

Gone are the days when you had to go out to scan documents. Even if not going out, you don’t really need a big machine in the house just to scan documents. We say this because our smartphones can now scan documents just as well as a dedicated scanning machine. These phones pack some really … Read more Best Scanner Apps for Android, iPhone

These Xiaomi Phones Will Be Able to Remove Banned Chinese Apps

Xiaomi has posted a notice on Mi Browser that provides a list of Redmi, Mi, and Poco phones due for a new MIUI update that will allow users to uninstall Mi Browser, Mi Browser Pro, and Mint Browser apps. The new notice comes a few weeks after the Indian government imposed a ban on Xiaomi’s … Read more These Xiaomi Phones Will Be Able to Remove Banned Chinese Apps

These Xiaomi Phones Will Be Able to Remove Banned Chinese Apps

Xiaomi has posted a notice on Mi Browser that provides a list of Redmi, Mi, and Poco phones due for a new MIUI update that will allow users to uninstall Mi Browser, Mi Browser Pro, and Mint Browser apps. The new notice comes a few weeks after the Indian government imposed a ban on Xiaomi’s … Read more These Xiaomi Phones Will Be Able to Remove Banned Chinese Apps

iOS 14 to Let Users Grant Apps Approximate Location Access: Report

iOS 14, Apple’s upcoming mobile operating system, will include a feature that will give users the choice to grant applications approximate location access instead of exact GPS location. The Precise Location toggle for Location Services will give users more control over which apps have access to their current location data. Many apps can run efficiently … Read more iOS 14 to Let Users Grant Apps Approximate Location Access: Report

Google Lets Android TV Users Try Apps Without Installing

Android TV is getting Google Play Instant to let users try apps and games on their smart TVs – without installing them. Google initially brought Instant Apps back in 2016 and introduced Google Play Instant as the ability for developers to provide their apps for testing on Google Play in 2017. Android TV users are … Read more Google Lets Android TV Users Try Apps Without Installing

Xiaomi Clarifies Status of Banned Chinese Apps on Its Phones

Xiaomi has released a statement on Twitter clarifying the situation with banned Chinese apps on its phones. It states that none of the apps that have been blocked by the Indian government are available on any Xiaomi phone and that 100 percent of Indian user data stays in the country. It also states that its … Read more Xiaomi Clarifies Status of Banned Chinese Apps on Its Phones

Xiaomi Clarifies Status of Banned Chinese Apps on Its Phones

Xiaomi has released a statement on Twitter clarifying the situation with banned Chinese apps on its phones. It states that none of the apps that have been blocked by the Indian government are available on any Xiaomi phone and that 100 percent of Indian user data stays in the country. It also states that its … Read more Xiaomi Clarifies Status of Banned Chinese Apps on Its Phones