Google Play Store News
Last month, the CCI slapped a penalty of Rs 936.44 crore on Google for abusing its dominant position with respect to Play Store policies. On October 20, the CCI imposed a penalty of Rs 1,337.76 crore on Google for unfair business practices. Google has now paused its Play Store Billing system compliance
Google on Friday announced that third-party 'in app' billing system pilot will be extended to India. It allows non-gaming developers to offer users the choice of an alternative billing mechanism alongside that of Google Play. A reasonable service fees will continue to apply in order to support investments in Android and Play.