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Windows Phone Store Blocks Third-Party Snapchat Apps

  • The Verge, Monday, December 22, 2014 12:28 PM
In the name of consumer safety, Microsoft just removed a number of third-party Snapchat alternatives from its Windows Phone store. “The company said that while it had ‘enjoyed some of the ways developers have tried to make Snapchat better,’ some creators had built services that would compromise the user's security,” The Verge reports, citing an official Microsoft blog post. “Snapchat has come under fire from security researchers and developers who argue that the company's security is too lax.”

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