Tag Archive: Suspends


Google suspends Indian ‘Remove China Apps’ from the Play Store

The app was found to violate the Play Store’s Deceptive Behavior Policy.

What you need to know Remove China Apps, which was the top trending app in India recently, has been removed from the Play Store. Since late May, the app was downloaded over 5 million times in the country. The app allowed users to delete all apps developed by Chinese companies from their phones.

An app called Remove China Apps went viral in India last month,  [Read More…]

Amazon suspends warehouse shipments due to coronavirus

Amazon is doing its part to make sure products that can help combat coronavirus remain available. Here’s what that means for you.

This week, Amazon announced that it is suspending warehouse shipments from independent merchants in order to prioritize medical supplies, household staples, and high-demand products during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The suspension runs through April 5, during which time you may see some products go out of stock as Amazon shifts its focus to quickly receiving,  [Read More…]

Google temporarily suspends paid extension updates in the Chrome Web Store

There’s no ETA for when the ban will be lifted.

What you need to know The Chrome Web Store will no longer accept paid extensions. Updates to paid extensions already published have also been blocked. The change in policy is a temporary measure aimed at halting a tide of fraudulent transactions involving the extension marketplace.

While Google this week launched experiments that make its browser much harder to use, it’s also been dealing with others’ attempts to  [Read More…]

Samsung reportedly suspends Galaxy Note 7 production

Latest development follows days of reported battery fires from new Note 7.

Samsung has “temporarily suspended” production of the Galaxy Note 7, according to Korea’s Yonhap News. The outlet cites an unnamed official at one of Samsung’s suppliers.

The halt is in cooperation with consumer safety regulators from South Korea, the United States and China, the official said on the condition of anonymity.

“This measure includes a Samsung plant in Vietnam that is responsible for  [Read More…]

AT&T suspends Android 5.1 update for 2013 Moto X

The Android 5.1 update from AT&T that was rolling out for the 2013 Moto X has been suspended for unknown reasons. AT&T has posted an update on its software update page, revealing that it has paused the push, and is working to resolve the issues.

Google temporarily suspends Map Maker as they look for a better solution

In light of the recent Google Maps shenanigans, Google has decided to temporarily suspend the Map Maker service as they search for a better solution.

At the end of April the Android mascot was caught urinating on an Apple logo, and this incident has forced Google to take another look at their Map Maker process. Up until this point, users could make and submit edits on Google Maps, which made keeping up with local roads much  [Read More…]

Samsung suspends Chinese supplier after finding evidence of child labor

Samsung, in a statement released this evening on its official Samsung Tomorrow site, said that it has “temporarily suspend[ed] business” after finding evidence of child laborers at once of its Chinese suppliers. The revelation comes on the heels of an investigation from China Labor Watch that reported 15 instances of labor violations, including the use of child laborers. Samsung, in a response to the The Next Web, initially had said that it had found no instances  [Read More…]

Samsung suspends Chinese supplier after finding evidence of child labor

Samsung, in a statement released this evening on its official Samsung Tomorrow site, said that it has “temporarily suspend[ed] business” after finding evidence of child laborers at once of its Chinese suppliers. The revelation comes on the heels of an investigation from China Labor Watch that reported 15 instances of labor violations, including the use of child laborers. Samsung, in a response to the The Next Web, initially had said that it had found no instances  [Read More…]

Samsung suspends Chinese supplier after finding evidence of child labor

Samsung, in a statement released this evening on its official Samsung Tomorrow site, said that it has “temporarily suspend[ed] business” after finding evidence of child laborers at once of its Chinese suppliers. The revelation comes on the heels of an investigation from China Labor Watch that reported 15 instances of labor violations, including the use of child laborers. Samsung, in a response to the The Next Web, initially had said that it had found no instances  [Read More…]