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India’s Biggest TikTok Rivals Verdict About the China App Ban

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India’s unprecedented decision to ban 59 of China’s largest apps is a warning to the country’s tech giants, who for years thrived behind a government-imposed Great Firewall.

China over the past decade built an alternate online reality where Google and Facebook barely exist. Now its own tech corporations, from Alibaba Group Holding to Tencent Holdings, are getting a taste of what a shutout feels like.

India’s unprecedented decision to ban 59 of China’s largest apps is a warning to the country’s tech giants, who for years thrived behind a government-imposed Great Firewall that kept out many of America’s best-known Internet names. If India finds a way to carry out that threat, it may present a model for other countries from Europe to Southeast Asia that seek to curtail the pervasiveness of apps like ByteDance’s TikTok while safeguarding their citizens’ valuable data.

Be that as it may, India’s arrangement risks every one of those victories, and could have more extensive international results as the US tries to energize nations to quit utilizing Huawei Technologies for 5G systems. With China’s tech organizations ready to turn out to be the absolute generally prevailing in developing ventures like man-made reasoning, India’s activities may spike nations around the globe to gauge the degree to which they let China gather client information – and conceivably monetary influence in future questions.

“Techno-patriotism will show itself progressively over all parts of international affairs: national security, financial seriousness, even social qualities,” said Alex Capri, a Singapore-based examination individual at the Hinrich Foundation. “It will be progressively hard to isolate Chinese tech firms from the CCP and China’s international aspirations. They will end up progressively bolted out.”

Chinese Internet firms have attempted to reproduce their online administrations past their home turf, even under the steady gaze of Washington officials started raising worries about the intelligence of permitting the Asian nation’s organizations – like ByteDance – to hoover up important individual information. India enhanced those worries by charging applications including TikTok, Tencent’s WeChat, Alibaba’s UC Web and Baidu’s guide and interpretation administrations of undermining its power and security.

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Facebook joins attack on Apple over points associated with its App Retailer: App Store Commission!!

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Facebook joins attack on Apple over points associated with its App Retailer: App Store Commission!!

Facebook on Friday joined the attack on Apple’s operation of its App Store after the iPhone maker refused to forgo its commission on live online events hosted on the social network that allows people to make money during the pandemic.

Facebook has joined the businesses attacking Apple over

points associated with its App Retailer

The feedback from Fb come within the wake of a blockbuster lawsuit from online game sensation Fortnite maker Epic Video games on Thursday which accused Apple of abusing its monopoly place in its online market.

Telegram has released the video calling feature in beta version 0.7, Knows all-new features.

Facebook said it would not collect any fees from paid online

events

Facebook said it would not collect any fees from paid online events that educators, entertainers, or others can host due to a fresh addition to the platform, but that Apple declined to back off from its standard share of transactions that are handled through the App Store.

Facebook vice president Fidji Simo said in a blog post.

We asked Apple to reduce its 30 percent App Store tax or allow us to

offer Facebook Pay so we could absorb all costs for businesses

struggling during COVID-19,” 

“Unfortunately, they dismissed both our requests and (small- and medium-size businesses) will only be paid 70 percent of their hard-earned revenue.”

Fb’s criticism comes amid heightened scrutiny of Apple’s insurance policies for its on-line market.

  • Apple has defended the fee to cowl the prices of managing the App Retailer and defending customer’s safety, however, critics say the fee is an abuse of its place.
  • Apple said Fortnite was pulled after “Epic Games took the unfortunate step of violating the App Store guidelines that are applied equally to every developer and designed to keep the store safe for our users.”

TikTok Reliance Deal: RIL in talks with parent ByteDance to acquire TikTok for $5 billion in India!!

 

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Telegram has released the video calling feature in beta version 0.7, Know all new features.

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Instant messaging application WhatsApp is now getting tough competition from Telegram. Users have also started downloading this app fast.

Despite many advanced and useful features, video calling was not available on this platform till now. But now Telegram users will also be able to take advantage of the video calling feature.

Telegram has released the video calling feature in beta version 0.7.

If you want this new version, then users can download it from Microsoft’s app center platform. Another thing that the user has to keep in mind here is that this app has to be installed along with the regular Telegram app.

Testing is going on now

Let us know that the video calling feature is still in the testing phase, but when this feature is released, then apps like WhatsApp, Viber will get a tough competition.

By the way, voice call facility is already available on Telegram like WhatsApp, but users were missing the video calling feature on this platform.

But now it has been released for beta users.

According to the company, it may take some time to release its stable version. If you want to use this feature now, then you have to be part of the beta program.

Special features of Telegram Like WhatsApp

It is also a messaging platform. A group of 2 lakh people can be formed here and user public channels can also be formed here. You do not get the feature of preparing public channels in WhatsApp. It is also useful in terms of the file, photo, video sharing. With this help, files up to 1.5 GB can be shared.

It supports android, iOS, Windows Phone, Windows, macOS, Linux, and web. This is a free app.

Google launches a new app ” Nearby Share” against the Chinese app “Shareit”, that transfers the biggest files in seconds!!

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Fortnite Game Removed from Google Play Store And Apple Store !!

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Apple and Google on Thursday removed the popular game Fortnite from their App Store.

Apple and Google have taken this action because Epic Games, the company that makes Fortnight games, has launched a direct payment plan for users, bypassing Apple, and Google.

Both Apple and Google earn 30 percent of revenue from app purchases. On Thursday, the game’s developer has updated both versions of Fortnite, which gives users the option of direct payment. Although Fortnite is a free game, users have to pay for some things in this game.

Direct payment plan presented for the user

Commenting on the matter, Epic Games said in a blog post that

the company is offering a direct payment plan for iOS and Play Store. The game developer said that this new system has a single payment system that will be applicable for PC and Mac computers and Android devices.

Android Users Can Still Use Fortnite

The Android users can still download and play the game from apps like Epic Games and Samsung users can enjoy playing app via Samsung Galaxy App.

But for iPhone users, No such options will be there.

About Fortnite

Fortnite is an online video game that has 250+ million users. In this almost 100 players can play together and enjoy the battle. One match takes 20 minutes’ time.

Apple issued a statement that-

Epic has enabled a feature that is not approved and reviewed by Apple. They have done so to violate the guidelines of app purchases. These guidelines are applicable on All those who sells goods and services.

Since Epic Games takes 30% purchase revenue from Apple and Google. So if company users take direct payment then partnership of Google and Apple will not be there. This definitely does not g well with both companies and they have been removed from their respective platforms.

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