Sometimes the dispute between two countries is taking place in a rather unusual field: Now it was the Sino-Indian border dispute that led to the intervention of Google Play Store administrators instead of border guards.
Good neighborly relations between China and India it deteriorated quite a bit in time, thanks to constant border disputes. India has now chosen a rather unusual way to protest, with more and more local celebrities and politicians calling for a boycott of Chinese goods – and Chinese goods apparently include mobile tabs.
On the Playlist's Indian chart in at least a few days, the app, whose only function is to find and delete Chinese-developed apps running on your device, has become hugely popular. With noble simplicity, only after completing a piece of software called “Remove China Apps” congratulates the user on a
FANTASTIC OR WE CAN'T FIND A CHINESE APP ON YOUR MOBILE!
Google's decision was not further substantiated, nor did OneTouch AppLabs, the developer of the app, want to make a statement to the press, but at the same time more than five million people have downloaded the program from the app marketplace. confirmed on its website that Remove China Apps was not removed from the Play Store by the developer's good faith.
Gellert is Technology Editor at Counting News Media and contributor at other major tech publications. Her interests includes testing new gadgets and reading.