Tinder bypasses Google Play joining revolt against app store fee

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Customers will be prompted to enter their payment card details directly into the app OR to proceed with Google Play billing.

CookTek's spokesperson said they will soon be removing BeiTaAd plugin but still many apps on Google Play Store had the issue, according to Lookout.

But Google was convinced of these findings, and they confirmed that action would always be taken against any malicious apps with disruptive ads that violated the Google Play Developer Policy. But this means that Google stands to lose a significant amount of revenue, with the tax going up to around 30% for most apps.

Tinder isn't the only app doing this. Of course, they are not yet inserted into its components-spies, that have collected user names and passwords, but increasingly discrediting themselves to surveillance of the movements of the users and display advertisements even in the paid versions of programs to run in the background. In 2017, an unsecured site installation led to some user profiles being leaked from Match.com.

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Tinder, which is owned by Match Group (they also own dating services OkCupid and Match.com), earned a record US$275 million past year alone.

Will Google React And Take Down Tinder?

It remains to be seen what Google's response to Tinder would be or whether the company is willing to pull down the app. It's another matter entirely to remain in the store but ditch Google's usual requirements. Then, it was Epic Games with their battle royale cult favourite, Fortnite.

The adware dubbed BeiTaPlugin triggers ads when users are not actively using their phone or when the device is locked or when the particular apps that carry the adware are not in use.

Google lists a few exceptions for when in-app billing can't be used, but none of them seem to apply to Tinder. This ruling is the very crux of the antitrust case against Apple in the European Union, which was brought by Spotify to challenge Apple's commission's policy and its monopoly on app distribution for iOS devices.

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