Apple defends not allowing apps outside of App Store by detailing Android malware problems

Amid an antitrust investigation against Apple by EU regulators, as well as the discussion subsequently generated around the topic, the iPhone maker has published a 31-page report defending why its iOS ecosystem is limited to the App Store. The tech giant attempts to justify its refusal of allowing app sideloading onto their smartphones by highlighting […]

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Apple grabbed 75 percent of global handset operating profit in Q2 2021 on just 13 percent of shipment share

Smartphone vendors have been in a constant state of flux as it relates to shipments over the past several quarters. But when it comes to revenue and profit, Apple has firmly established itself as the market leader. Counterpoint Research in its latest market report has charted manufacturers’ progress in shipments, revenue and profit since the […]

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Facebook just leaked its plans to stem its steady stream of leaks

Executives at Facebook do not like that a significant number of recent leaks have exposed the company’s activities. Several controversies have put the social platform under a negative light. Most of the information has come from documents landing in pressrooms and multiple whistleblowers going public with damaging allegations of potentially illegal activity. Facebook is probably […]

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Call of Duty’s upcoming Kernel-level anti-cheat driver already leaked

Activision courted some controversy when it announced it was bringing kernel-level anti-cheat, which has brought about privacy concerns, to its latest Call of Duty game as well as Warzone. A recent leak could seriously complicate those plans. A Twitter account called “Anti-Cheat Police Department,” which tracks news about cheating in online games, revealed today that […]

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