Google Enjoy Retail store Will take Down Controversial Infowars App

GAUTAM RANGAPPA | March 29, 2020

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The controversial Infowars app, an outlet of infamous conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, has been taken down from the Google Play Keep for spreading misinformation about COVID-19, the illness caused by the new coronavirus. Google confirmed to WIRED that it taken out the application, which had more than 100,000 downloads. The app sold numerous products, contained films and content from Jones, and offered dwell broadcasts of The Alex Jones Display. The Infowars application was eradicated subsequent a online video that was posted to it previous 7 days, in which Jones questioned initiatives in slowing the spread of the coronavirus, which includes social distancing and self-quarantines.

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