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WeChat censors users outside China too, finds report

Tencent’s WeChat messaging app, which is extremely popular in its home market of China, censors messages that …

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Uber wants to “always” track user location

Uber now asks users to agree to share their location with the app all the …

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Google intros App Maker for businesses

Google launched App Maker, a “low-code” tool for creating custom enterprise apps for mobile, as part …

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EU to decide if Uber is app or transport firm

Judges at the European Union Court of Justice in Luxembourg are deliberating on whether Uber …

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Facebook Messenger gets games

Facebook added games to its Messenger app, enabling users to play from within conversations. Titles available include Words with …

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Sports retailer boosts digital play with app deal

US retailer Dick’s Sporting Goods acquired GameChanger Media, maker of a live scoring app, to expand …

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Malware attacks over 1M Google accounts

Malware called Gooligan breached the security of more than 1 million Google accounts, initially spreading through “tens of …

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Data monetisation firm Tutela on the hunt for app partners

Tutela, a firm which collects anonymous data through apps in order to help mobile operators improve their …

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TI, Vivendi launch Studio+ app

Telecom Italia (TI) and Vivendi launched an app called Studio+ which will give the operator’s …

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CNN to launch new media brand after acquiring Beme app

The team behind social video app Beme will join CNN as part of the media …