That led some to speculate Apple removed the app due to inappropriate content, something the tech giant has done to numerous apps before. It is rumored that with search functionality broken, Apple took down the app because it served NSFW content to users which goes against the App Store's guidelines.
It's not every day that an app as well known as Tumblr vanishes from the App Store. These apps were all masquerading as various Car Simulator games, taking advantage of misleading thumbnails and supposed in-game screenshots to entice users to download them.
Netanyahu urges coalition partners not to bring down government
Shortly before the Bennett news conference from the Knesset, Netanyahu met with the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee. Bennett's shift comes after Netanyahu, in a prime-time speech Sunday night, said he would not make Bennett defense minister.
1. Only look at the number of app installations under the "Additional Information" section at the bottom of the page, that is the official download number on the Google Play site. On the surface, absolutely nothing. They tried to fix the issue by uninstalling and reinstalling the app which was when they discovered that it was missing from the App Store. WhatsApp users could simply download these apps and get new stickers that were otherwise not natively part of WhatsApp.
Digging deeper, it becomes clear that the apps were far from the harmless pranks they may seem to be. TechCrunch noted that the malware granted the attacker full access to its Android host device's network traffic, which can be used to steal data. The payload domain was registered to an app developer in Istanbul, and surreptitiously installed malware while deleting the app's icon in the process to make it more hard to spot. Furthermore, numerous apps had reviews that averaged out to three or more stars. Tumblr, sadly, has become notorious exactly for that type of content that would immediately get you banned on Facebook and Twitter.
Sidhu thanks PM Imran over Kartarpur corridor initiative
Thousands of Sikh devotees from India visit Pakistan every year to celebrate the birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak. He had also said that Pakistan has shown "positive intent" in providing access to the historic shrine.
It's a weird situation overall, but for now, this rogue developer can't do any more harm.
Did Kyrie Irving just have his best game as a Boston Celtic?
Those three were in the starting lineup with PJ Dozier and Walter Lemon, Jr., who are on two-way contracts with the Celtics . Those percentages include Kyrie Irving's 20 points on an efficient 8-for-16 shooting from the field and 1-for-2 from 3.