As you know, we always warn our readers that if they are about to install apps from unknown developers, checking the comments section will give them clues as to the legitimacy of those apps. Eleftheriou says illegal movie streaming apps have garnered negative reviews which have proven to be illegal. To promote illegal apps, social media influencers with “millions” of subscribers have been used.
The Kosta Eleftheriou FlickType keyboard is on the app store
The developer noted that “although Apple fails to control its App Store, these apps (illegal streaming of movies) have racked up over 2 million downloads and are now generating around 16,000 / day or around $ 6 million per day. year.” And Apple’s cut equates to a pretty decent share of change. Even Apple’s Eric Friedman, head of fraud and risk engineering algorithms [FEAR] unit, had nothing positive to say about app store security, calling it “bring a plastic knife to a shootout.”
Friedman (no link to this writer) also said that the App Store review process is “more like the pretty lady welcoming you … at the airport in Hawaii than the drug sniffer dog.” Browse the streaming movie apps on your iPhone and check out the app store reviews section for all. If there are any red flags for any of these apps, be sure to uninstall them immediately.