• Google is quietly adding DRM to all Play Store apps

    4 monthes ago - By The Inquirer

    Don't worry, it seems to be just for security. For now
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  • Google adds DRM to Android apps to verify that they're the real deal

    Google adds DRM to Android apps to verify that they're the real deal

    4 monthes ago - By TechRadar

    Google has begun adding security metadata to Android APKs to verify that apps were downloaded from an approved channel. Once an app has been verified, it will add it to your app library, where it will be eligible for updates via Google Play in the future. You'll also be able to share it with others via Family Library. James Bender , product manager at Google Play, says the change will help apps reach a wider audience. Peer-to-peer app sharing is common in locations with patchy data connectivity, and the DRM means users will be able to verify apps offline and download updates at a time that...
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