Apps

Google helps devs reduce app size

At its Playtime conference in Berlin, Google introduced the Android App Bundle, a new publishing …

Instant Games heads to Facebook Lite, Groups

Facebook announced Instant Games will soon head to Facebook Lite and the social network giant’s …

Spotify invests in distribution platform

Spotify acquired a minority stake in music company DistroKid as part of a partnership which …

Apple hits back at sneaky subscriptions

Apple appeared to take action against apps which reportedly tricked users into signing up for …

Google to start charging for apps after EU fine

Google laid out plans to stop bundling preinstalled apps with its Android platform and instead …

Instacart plans North American expansion

Instacart, a grocery shopping app, raised $600 million in a funding round which valued the …

Pokemon Go revenue, downloads soar

Niantic’s Pokemon Go grossed $85 million in revenue after being downloaded 8.86 million times worldwide …

AI health app Ada gets big backers

Ada, the company behind an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered health app, partnered with the US-based Bill …

Messenger Lite comes to iOS

Facebook launched a pared down version of its Messenger app for iOS users in Turkey, …

US VP presses Google to kill China search app

US Vice President Mike Pence stepped up pressure on Google to abandon efforts to build …