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Google’s new app policy seems a little… hypocritical

Google updated its Play Store policy recently, and the changes appear to be designed to reign in spam on its app store. One of the policies reads “Product descriptions should not be misleading or loaded with keywords in an attempt to manipulate ranking or relevancy in the Store‚Äôs search results.”

Amusingly, the description for Google’s own Maps app contains a block of text which would do just that:

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