Google bars Donald Trump’s social media platform Truth Social from its App Store


Tech firm says app violates rules prohibiting content that incites violence

New York:

Former US President Donald Trump’s social truth apps are not welcome in Google. The company said the App Store must follow rules regarding moderation of content, including violent threats. Wednesday.

After the announcement, the internet giant issued the following statement. The Trump camp claimed they don’t know why their social media app wasn’t approved for the event. Google Play StoreThis site contains content for Android smartphones.

A Google A spokesperson said the company was notified of Truth Social on August 19. His app was broken. Game policies and other requirements “effective user-generated content moderation systems” To be listed on the Platform.

The tech firm says app violation rules prohibit content from inciting violence and physical threats.

“Last week, Truth Social responded by acknowledging our feedback and saying they are working to resolve these issues,” the Google spokesperson said.

Truth Social It would always have the option of making its application available on its website, or any other online site that does not involve it. The online Google store

As it is Wednesday, Truth Social’s version was still available on the Apple App Store. This is the only way to access corporate mobile devices.

Social truth is Trump’s response to platforms like TwitterAfter a mob he encouraged to attack the United States, he was forced to leave. Capitol in January 2021.

Signs They are increasing in the meantime that Truth Social is in financial difficulty

Fox Business Network Last week, RightForge reported that the platform had stopped making payments to RightForge. RightForge owes $1.6 million.

Trump Media Technology Group said in a regulatory filing that it has raised about $15 million in additional funds that it says will pay its bills through the end of the year. April of the following year.

MeanwhileA merger between Trump Media Technology Blank check company Digital World Acquisition Corp 10 months after it was announced, the merger did not happen. This merger should bring new funding to the project. Trump platform.

Regulators They are said to be reviewing the merger to see if there is anything wrong.

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