Mobile Apps

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Apple’s Margin may be affected by Apps That Fight iPhone Addiction so it fights hard and gloves off

May 5, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Apple Cracks Down on Apps That Fight iPhone Addiction … They all tell a similar story: They ran apps that helped people limit the time they and their children spent on iPhones. Then Apple created its own screen-time tracker.   Seems that over the past year, Apple has removed or restricted at […]

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Why smoking and depression apps are selling your data? High professional & personal risks!

April 26, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Smoking and depression apps are selling your data to third parties according to The Washington Post and a study published Friday in the journal JAMA Network Open “The pitch: Health apps for users who are battling depression or want to quit smoking. The problem: Many of the apps designed to track a user’s […]

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Top money transfer apps in CEE: Which are most popular?

April 8, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Top money transfer apps in CEE: Which are most popular? As evidenced by the phenomenal growth of startups like Revolut, money transfer platforms are capturing more of the $160 billion of remittance flowing out of European countries each year. With dozens … “It turns out that PayPal, relative-newcomer Revolut and TransferWise are […]

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Preparations for EU elections under way in UK. Meanwhile tech co. are packing

April 2, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Preparations for European elections under way The UK government has approved preparations for European elections in May as a “contingency” measure. David Lidington, the cabinet office minister and de facto deputy prime minister, confirmed this in the news. If Brexit is delayed beyond next Friday the EU has said that the UK […]

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Report: Some apps still send data to Facebook without your consent

March 29, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Some Android apps still send data to Facebook without your consent A report in late December revealed that various apps were sending personal data to facebook before giving the consent. Among these apps are popular apps like apps like Spotify, Skyscanner, Yelp, Duolingo and Kayak. Privacy International says it has notified all […]

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Amazon will let companies personalise Alexa for their businesses

March 29, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Amazon will let companies create Alexa apps for their employees Amazon is now letting companies create voice skills for use in the office with the launch of Alexa for Business. Members can use one of numerous templates available to create their own voice-activated commands on Alexa without having to write or know […]

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Germany, France to push European industry strategy at summit

March 18, 2019

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Germany, France to push European industry strategy at summit Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germany and France hope to win over other European Union countries to their ideas for a “European industry strategy” at a summit this week BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela … Read the full article by following the link […]

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Spotify complains to European officials that some of Apple’s rules around third-party apps “limit choice and stifle innovation.”

March 15, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Spotify complains to European officials that some of Apple’s rules around third-party apps “limit choice and stifle innovation.” A spat between the companies that operate two of the biggest music streaming services in the world has landed at the doorstep of the European Union, which has been taking an increasingly tough stance […]

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Soko Media: Business of Apps Announces its 2019 App …

March 11, 2019

  AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT Soko Media: Business of Apps Announces its 2019 App … LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Business of Apps, which provides news, analysis, data for the global app industry has announced it’s 2019 App Development Leaderboard. The Leaderboard is based on quantitative … Read the full article by following the link below: Go to Source *This […]

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For this $270 million fintech start-up, joining forces with banks is a good thing

March 8, 2019

AUTOMATED NEWS ALERT For this $270 million fintech start-up, joining forces with banks is a good thing. Sweden’s Tink received new capital in a venture round led by Insight Venture Partners, with backing from SEB, Nordea and ABN AMRO. According to msn.com Sweden financial technology start-up Tink says it’s raised 56 million euros ($64 million) in a […]

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