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Google to Microsoft: Remove your YouTube App from the Windows Phone Store [Update]

Google to Microsoft: Remove your YouTube App from the Windows Phone Store [Update]

Last week the official YouTube app for Windows Phone received a major overhaul. Version 3.0 of the app brought some awesome Windows Phone 8 features like the ability to play under Lockscreen, download videos for offline play, pinnable channels and more. It went from web-wrapper to awesome with the recent update. Google now wants the app removed from the Store for violating YouTube’s API...

Sam Sabri 681
Facebook demanding 3rd party apps be removed from the Windows Phone Store over trademark claim

Facebook demanding 3rd party apps be removed from the Windows Phone Store over trademark claim

With Facebook Beta for Windows Phone 8 (and soon for Windows Phone 7) becoming more mainstream on the platform, one can’t help but notice all of the copycat apps on the Store, causing brand confusion. One devilish one is literally called “Facebook WP8 beta”, in an obvious attempt to steer naïve people towards their app. That’s not to say there aren’t some genuine attempts to make a...

Daniel Rubino 233