Google's News app for Android is chewing up gigabytes of user data

www.theinquirer.net /
Google's News app for Android is chewing up gigabytes of user data

Did someone say 'lawsuit'?

Similar articles

Apps Installed On Millions Of Android Phones Tracked User Behavior To Execute A Multimillion Dollar Ad Fraud Scheme

Apps Installed On Millions Of Android Phones Tracked User Behavior To Execute A Multimillion Dollar Ad Fraud Scheme

tech.slashdot.org /

A new investigation uncovers a sophisticated ad fraud scheme involving more than 125 Android apps and websites, some of which were targeted at kids. From a report: Last April, Steven Schoen received an email from someone named Natalie Andrea who said she worked for a company called We Purchase Apps. She wanted to buy his Android app, Emoji Switcher. But right away, something seemed off

How smartphone apps track users and share data

How smartphone apps track users and share data

www.ft.com /

Almost 9 in 10 Android apps are able to share data with Google, says study

Data harvesting on Android apps is ‘out of control’ say Oxford researchers

Data harvesting on Android apps is ‘out of control’ say Oxford researchers

metro.co.uk /

They say 90% of free apps on the Google Play Store harvest your data

Google responds to large ad fraud operation that utilized more than 125 Android apps

Google responds to large ad fraud operation that utilized more than 125 Android apps

searchengineland.com /

The company says the operation affected less than $10M in ad spend and deploys new tactics to fight it.

Google responds to large ad fraud operation that utilized more than 125 Android apps

Google responds to large ad fraud operation that utilized more than 125 Android apps

marketingland.com /

The company says the operation affected less than $10M in ad spend and deploys new tactics to fight it.

Huge Google News bug lands Android owners with £300 charges – turn THIS setting off now

Huge Google News bug lands Android owners with £300 charges – turn THIS setting off now

www.thesun.co.uk /

ANDROID phone owners are being warned over a serious Google News bug that appears to be using up huge amounts of data. Customers say they've received huge bills from their network providers asking for hundreds of pounds to pay for the data.

Mobile app data sharing 'out of control'

Mobile app data sharing 'out of control'

www.bbc.co.uk /

Nearly 90% of apps on Google Play share data with Google parent Alphabet, researchers say.

Google: We've just hit Android ​fraudsters raking in millions by faking human traffic

Google: We've just hit Android ​fraudsters raking in millions by faking human traffic

www.zdnet.com /

Sophisticated ad fraud network made millions with Android apps, which Google says it has removed.

Android app ad fraud scheme exposed

Android app ad fraud scheme exposed

www.itpro.co.uk /

Google says it has removed apps involved in the ad fraud scheme so they can no longer monetise with the tech giant's ad platform. Google has responded to reports of a multimillion-dollar fraud scheme that allegedly used over 125 Android apps to steal ...