If you were, for some reason, hoping to download CM File Manager or Kika Keyboard, I have some bad news. A report last week claimed that Cheetah Mobile and an associated company called Kika Tech were engaged in some shady advertising practices ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/2018/11/28/evidence-points-to-cheetah-mobile-and-kika-tech-engaging-in-massive-click-fraud-scheme/), and now Google has responded. These two apps have been suspended from the Play Store, and Google may still take further action.
Read More ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/2018/12/07/google-has-removed-two-apps-implicated-in-cheetah-mobile-and-kika-click-fraud-scheme/)
[Update: Google status update] Google has removed two apps implicated in Cheetah Mobile and Kika click fraud scheme ^(https://www.appmarsh.com/2018/12/07/google-has-removed-two-apps-implicated-in-cheetah-mobile-and-kika-click-fraud-scheme/) was written by the awesome team at Android Police ^(http://www.appmarsh.com).
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