South Korea seeks KRW 68 billion fine for Apple’s and Google’s “unfair practices” towards app developers
Meta to allow direct app downloads from Facebook ads in the EU

Meta to allow direct app downloads from Facebook ads in the EU

Users in the EU can soon directly download apps through Facebook ads.
Google to offer third-party billing system for Google Play apps in India

Google to offer third-party billing system for Google Play apps in India

India’s antitrust authorities also made Google allow users to choose their preferred search engine upon booting up the phone, among other changes.
Android’s Switch Access is now its own app

Android’s Switch Access is now its own app

Previously housed under the Accessibilities feature, you can now use it as a standalone app.
Cybersecurity researcher publishes a list of 30 malicious Android apps available in Google Play Store

Cybersecurity researcher publishes a list of 30 malicious Android apps available in Google Play Store

These Android apps saw nearly 10 million downloads, according to BleepingComputer. Better be safe than sorry!
Wealthcare app Hugo launches in Singapore

Wealthcare app Hugo launches in Singapore

The Hugo app features several components to help Singaporeans become more savvy with their savings - a numberless Visa Platinum Debit Card, the Spend Account expenditure tracker and e-wallet, the Money Pot for creating and managing saving goals, and Gold Vault, a built-in buying-and-selling platform for gold.
Google steps up on Play Store app quality and safety by cracking down on spammy listings

Google steps up on Play Store app quality and safety by cracking down on spammy listings

Apps on the Google Play Store cannot have misleading app icons, emojis in app names, on top of stricter app showcasing come H2 2021.
PlayStation app gets a facelift just before PlayStation 5 arrives

PlayStation app gets a facelift just before PlayStation 5 arrives

The new PS App gets new features like voice chat, native PS Store integration, and an all-new design.
Google Pixel's Phone app now available as a beta for other Android phones

Google Pixel's Phone app now available as a beta for other Android phones

A beta version of the Google Pixel's main app for calls is now available for other Android phones - go try it out!
Here's how you can watch the Android 11 beta launch online

Here's how you can watch the Android 11 beta launch online

Come 3 June 2020, the Android team at Google will be hosting the Android 11 Beta Launch Show, a milestone event leading up to the public and final release of the Android 11 smartphone operating system.