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Google Play cracks down on scammers and spammers

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Google Play has updated its content policy to tighten its rules around in-app advertising, in-app payments and misrepresentation.

Google Play's relatively lax content policy has led to a few problems that can make the consumer experience very annoying: relentless pop-ups, bloated software, fake reviews to make an app seem better than it is and misleading app descriptions.

Google has sent an email to third-party developers announcing changes to the content policy that aim to significantly clean up the Google Play store, making it a safer place for customers to download apps, TheNextWeb has reported. Developers have 30 days from the date of the email to clean up their apps or get booted from the store.

Full article over at CNET.
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