Messaging app ToTok returns to Google Play Store despite spying claims

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ToTok remains unavailable on Apple App Store

Popular chat app ToTok has been restored to the Google Play Store despite allegations that it was developed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) government for the purpose of spying on its people. ...

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