Tag Archives: Blocks

Google’s Android Policy Blocks TV Makers From Using Amazon’s Fire TV

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Google’s licensing terms for Android prohibits phone manufacturers from producing devices with a forked version of Android. If they do, they may risk losing access to the Play Store and other Google Services. Apparently, this policy applies to Android TV as well. According to a new report from Protocol, any …

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Federal appeals court blocks third-country asylum rule for some ‘metered’ migrants

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A federal appeals court Thursday blocked one of the Trump administration’s most stringent asylum restrictions from applying to people who arrived at the border before the rule was supposed to start but were forced to wait. A panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco lifted …

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Play Store blocks search results for ‘coronavirus’ and ‘covid-19’ apps

Play Store blocks search results for 'coronavirus' and 'covid-19' apps

Google is working hard to prevent the spread of COVID-19 misinformation, so it has added curated safety tips and information cards to coronavirus search results. It didn’t include the Play Store in these efforts right away, though, and it looks like that helped some bad actors: Until recently, a search for …

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Paxil Blocks Tamoxifen, Lowers Survival Odds Against Breast Cancer

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By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Feb. 8 (HealthDay News) — Women with breast cancer who take both tamoxifen and the antidepressant Paxil may increase their risk of dying because Paxil reduces tamoxifen’s effectiveness, Canadian researchers report. “Paxil can deprive women of the benefit of tamoxifen, especially when it is used …

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