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Google offers lower Play commission to encourage app integration with Android TV, wearables

Thursday 24 June 2021 | 14:57 CET | News
Google announced the opening of its 'Play Media Experience Program' globally in an attempt to attract more developers and their apps to its Wear OS and Auto platforms, Android/Google TV, and Android tablets/foldables. The move extends the new 15 percent service fee on the Play store to more developers, as long as they are willing to accept certain conditions for integration with Google's systems. 

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