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JustDial app reportedly removed from Google Play because of privacy issues

The JustDial app on the Google Play store for Android has reportedly been removed because of privacy violations reports MediaNama. Reportedly, the app had received an update last week after which the

The JustDial app on the Google Play store for Android has reportedly been removed because of privacy violations reports MediaNama. Reportedly, the app had received an update last week after which the application started storing and retrieving phone book data from the user without a disclaimer. Also Read - How to change Google Assistant’s voice on your phone

According to the report, JustDial reveals that Google had asked the company to resolve the problems before launch and it is in talks with Google to get more clarity on the issue. According to the Google Developer distribution agreement an app can only be taken down because of the following. Also Read - Infinix Smart 6 HD with MediaTek Helio A22, Android 11 Go Edition launched in India: Check price, specs

  • violates the intellectual property rights or any other rights of any third party;
  • violates any applicable law or is subject to an injunction;
  • is pornographic, obscene or otherwise violates Google’s hosting policies or other terms of service as may be updated by Google from time to time in its sole discretion;
  • is being distributed improperly;
  • may create liability for Google or Authorized Carriers;
  • is deemed by Google to have a virus or is deemed to be malware, spyware or have an adverse impact on Google’s or an Authorized Carrier’s network;
  • violates the terms of this Agreement or the Developer Program Policies for Developers; or
  • the display of the Product is impacting the integrity of Google servers (i.e.,users are unable to access such content or otherwise experience difficulty).
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  • Published Date: September 24, 2012 4:38 PM IST



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