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However, it is unclear whether the search engine giant is only counting devices with Play services because countries like China do not have Google's play services installed in Android phones or tablets. "A lot of what we do at Google Play is support developers' imaginations and make Android consumers aware of the wonderful new experiences our developers are creating", Kochikar said.

Although there are so many apps in the Google Play Store, a lot of them became abandoned projects while some are still used by users and have been downloaded by hundreds of millions or billions.

The Google is eyeing on their great business prospect in the future, this initiative seems to provide them the platform on which Indian developer can explore their potential with creating the own source of income through developing the apps. In short it means that there were 5 billion active Android devices at some point of time.

Google Play Services, which usually comes preinstalled along with android devices, is one app that houses all major Google services such as Play Music, Play Books, and the rest. Mr. Anandan said when he joined Google six years ago, there were 100 million Internet users and now the total user base was more than 400 million.

Speaking to the developers in Bengaluru, Soni also talked about different tests and tools available to ensure that their apps are working on as many devices as possible, and meet as many requirements as possible. It will be showcased under a special section on the "Play Store".

The discovery of the new spyware was the result of the extensive search for another spyware called Chrysaor, said an official Google Blog post.

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