Apple implements Do Not Disturb app on iPhone, after TRAIs warning

Posted December 05, 2018

Hummingbird appears to be the next step of Flutter in that it will enable developers to write an app once and then run that app on mobile devices, browsers, computers, etc.

TRAI DND App will help consumers to curb unwanted Telemarketing Calls/SMS by reporting to their respective telecom service provider (TSP).

When it comes to gaming, the story-based physics puzzler Donut County is Apple's iPhone game of the year while Gorogoa, a puzzler with hand-drawn illustrations, is the top iPad game. Cheetah Mobile also voluntarily removed its Battery Doctor and CM Locker apps from the Play Store following the initial report.

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The app can not actually block spam calls, but offending senders and callers will be acted on by TRAI in due course.

In addition, Apple's App Store editors also announced their own picks for the best apps of the year.

Apple warned developers against updating iOS apps without its permission in early 2017. Apple is known to remove a lot of apps which end up violating its privacy terms and conditions. The Best of 2018 selection consists of paid and free apps and games on the iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.

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Apple is visiting Supreme Court in order to defend itself against a claim made by consumers saying that they have monopolized the smartphone market in an unfair way. That means there is the potential for sensitive or personal information to be within those text messages. Even if you see a text that is spam coming from a bank, it is better to not report this due to the content of that message being sent off too. Currently, it is unclear that the version of DND that is released in the App Store follows the additional privacy protection or not. "Customers already using the old app can continue to do so without having to download it afresh", said the bank, which has more than 24 million customers in India.

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According to reports, an average individual in the country receives up to 10 unwanted calls and messages in a day which is undoubtedly a nuisance.

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