Google approved Truth Social on Wednesday for distribution through its mobile-app store after the Trump-backed social-media platform agreed to follow the tech company’s content- moderation guidelines.
Google, a unit of
said Truth Social had recently improved the enforcement of its policies for user-generated content and agreed to police them going forward. Google earlier this year declined Truth Social’s application to be listed in the Play Store, notifying the app of several policy violations.
The approval means Trump Media & Technology Group, the company set up by Donald Trump following his presidency, can now distribute its platform through Google’s app store, the largest for mobile devices using Google’s Android operating system.
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