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7 risky apps Google has just removed from Play Store

7 risky apps Google has just removed from Play Store

The improvements made to Google Play Books were created to make listening even better.

The new policies cover purchases made in the EEA on or after March 28 2018, and Google says that apps, games, services and subscriptions are covered in different ways.

Users can now add bookmarks to their audiobooks, allowing them to revisit favorite portions of the books at any time.

SophosLabs has detected the Andr/HiddnAd-AJ malware that after a certain time, bombard the users with ads. Built-in Google Assistant options include putting your Android phone on silent (sadly, this doesn't work for iPhones), giving you a weather and calendar briefing for the next day, asking you what time your alarm should be set for, making your home automation adjustments, and then setting your volume and playing music or sleep sounds. You could do that with most conventional ebooks, and now the feature is available on audiobooks as well.

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At the initial January launch, Google Play's audiobooks let you speed things up by as much as double so you could get through a book more quickly.

The data ranges from a map showing where users have been (and for how long) to records of every single Google search performed (even if they've been deleted from a device). This brings Google into compliance with a consumer law enacted in 2014 requiring the so-called "cool-off period" for any ongoing service that requires periodic payment for consumers to maintain. Affected users are said receive a "Device not certified by Google" error message. Called "routines", it essentially lets you pre-configure multiple actions under a single voice command.

According to Com2uS, on the 29th, Summoners War showed a steady increase in its ranking in the Google Play Store in France since the 15th, when the new monster update was conducted.

Digital services. Under the law, you have an automatic statutory right of withdrawal from contracts for the purchase of digital services for 14 days after you make the purchase.


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