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  • Secure your digital life - The Star Online

    Secure your digital life - The Star Online;

    Value your data: While many of us can afford to lose our smartphone, we can't risk having our private info stolen. — Reuters. Our smartphones and PCs hold a lot of our sensitive data. Here's a guide on how to keep your digital devices safe in an ...and more »

  • A Gap in the Great Firewall: Mobile Apps - The Epoch Times

    A Gap in the Great Firewall: Mobile Apps - The Epoch Times;

    A user posing with an iPhone showing an installed New York Times app on Jan. 5 in Beijing. (Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images). China's “Great Firewall” has been central to the Communist Party's strategy of controlling what residents can and cannot browse ...and more »

  • At Your Fingertips: Approaching China's Mobile App Store Market - China Briefing

    At Your Fingertips: Approaching China's Mobile App Store Market - China Briefing;

    According to a notice released by the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC), all mobile application (“app”) stores in the country are required to register with the government. Effective since January 16, 2017, the notice cites the dangers of illegal ...and more »

  • App Store Design Is Fundamentally Flawed - Co.Design (blog)

    App Store Design Is Fundamentally Flawed - Co.Design (blog);

    It's time for app stores to lead the way in privacy design thinking, write cybersecurity researchers at Brown University. App Store Design Is Fundamentally Flawed. [Illustration: sabelskaya/iStock]. By Shriram Krishnamurthi and Hannah Quay-de la Vallee ...and more »

  • Another Play Store results layout shows up, this time with expanded cards - Android Police

    Another Play Store results layout shows up, this time with expanded cards - Android Police;

    So you know how the Play Store has been changing things up a little recently, with new-look results, a different shade of green, a new Top Charts UI, and changes to how My Apps works? Here's another one, this time on the search results side of things ...and more »

  • UK App store prices hiked by at least 25% by Apple - The Tech Portal

    UK App store prices hiked by at least 25% by Apple - The Tech Portal;

    Today, Apple announced changes to its App Store pricing policy in India, Turkey, and the U.K., giving the reason of fluctuating foreign exchange rates and taxation changes as the basis behind the move. In the United Kingdom, Apple is raising the prices ...and more »

  • China Moves To Regulate App Stores - The Cerbat Gem

    China Moves To Regulate App Stores - The Cerbat Gem;

    The Cyberspace Administration of China says that app stores will now be officially regulated. In a notice posted to its website, the Cyberspace Administration announced mobile app stores will now required to register with its offices. The government ...and more »

  • India is now Google Play Store's number one customer; but it can do a lot better - Tech2

    India is now Google Play Store's number one customer; but it can do a lot better - Tech2;

    A global report by app analytics firm App Annie, has thrown plenty of light as to why Google, the Android community and the world thinks that India is a very important market even though smartphone penetration out here is still below 30 percent. The ...and more »

  • Opinion: We're giving up too much information for free - Stuff

    Opinion: We're giving up too much information for free - Stuff;

    The recent hubbub about the selfie app Meitu underscores one thing: smartphone users are way too generous with their data. Just because it doesn't ask for money, doesn't mean it's free. When you download a free app, especially if it's from Google Play ...and more »

  • Apple hikes App Store prices in India to Rs 80 for $1, cheapest apps still cost Rs 10 - BGR India

    Apple hikes App Store prices in India to Rs 80 for $1, cheapest apps still cost Rs 10 - BGR India;

    Despite the price hike, the cost of apps under Alternate Tier A and Tier B category remains unchanged. By Nandini Yadav | Updated: January 23, 2017 3:39 PM IST. Email @NandiniYadav08. 0 Shares. Facebook share · Twitter share · Share on Google+ ...and more »