+ Thursday March 21st, 2019

Apps, Games & Google Services

Google kills another service we love – Inbox will close down in March 2019

After launching their Gmail alternative Inbox in October 2014, Google has today announced they’re killing off the innovative client in favour of concentrating on Gmail proper. The company has announced the end of Inbox via social media, announcing they are ending the service in favour of concentrating on features for …

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Australian users can use the new PayPal for Android layout, focus on sending money between friends

PayPal’s utility for sending and receiving moeny between friends has been around for quite a while, but it’s always been kind of secondary to PayPal’s main focus on ecommerce transactions. However, with the growing popularity of peer-to-peer payments, PayPal has decided to re-design its mobile app to better emphasise sending …

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It turns out the Fortnite installer had a vulnerability, but it’s been patched already

Epic Games’ decision to distribute Fortnite outside of the Google Play ecosystem was bound to get people’s attention, and though I earlier said this probably wouldn’t cause issues, it seems I wasn’t entirely right. A technical vulnerability was discovered – by Google, no less – and patched fairly well immediately …

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