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Android user chucks potential $10 billion lawsuit at Google

Google “abuses Android OS to obtain a competitive advantage”, according to a lawsuit filed this week alleging that the Alphabet offshoot “secretively monitored and collected users’ sensitive personal data” to develop apps to compete with TikTok, Facebook, and Instagram.

The putative class-action suit also alleged that Google was gathering info from TikTok specifically in order to unfairly compete against TikTok with a competing video platform app called ‘Shorts’.

Source: Android user chucks potential $10bn+ sueball at Google over ‘spying’, ‘harvesting data’… this time to build supposed rival to TikTok called ‘Shorts’ • The Register

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