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Apple is working on improving its own map, search, and online advertising services with the intention of getting rid of Alphabet (Google's parent company) services from its mobile operating system. According to statements from two former Apple engineers, the company holds a "grudge" against Google…
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Google adds offline device location

Android will store the last known location of the user's mobile device to help locate it if it's lost, a novelty that will require enabling this saving in a new "Find My Device" setting. The Android Find My Device service allows you to…

USA sued Google for monopoly

The United States Department of Justice filed a lawsuit against the technology giant Google for monopoly in the advertising sector, for which it asked the Court for the Eastern District of Virginia to force the company to spin off part of…

Spotify will also cut staff

Spotify plans to cut 6 % of its workforce this week, according to people familiar with the process. The move comes after the 66 % plunge in the shares of the Scandinavian company last year, after investor doubts about the platform's shift…

UK investigates Google and Apple

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into a possible duopoly of mobile browsers operated by Apple and Google. This analysis is based on a publication made in June and in which a Mobile Ecosystem…

Google play is hiding outdated apps

Google Play has started hiding outdated apps, a move the tech company has put in place to protect users from programs that lack the latest privacy and security protections. As of November 1st, Google no longer allows new users to search…

Google completely shuts down Hangouts

Google announced that it has shut down its cross-platform instant messaging service Hangouts and that users can use Google Chat, a business communication app, instead. The Mountain View company announced the closure of Hangouts in October…