“The best industry call I’ve ever been on”

“The best industry call I’ve ever been on”

We hosted another rousing webinar this past Wednesday, with more than 50 participants engaged in a super active and eye-opening discussion about the new AppEsteem and Microsoft requirements regarding apps that offer free scans, and how leaders in the app industry are...
Announcing Results of the CleanApps.org Board Election

Announcing Results of the CleanApps.org Board Election

Congratulations to the two newest board members of CleanApps.org, Gary Guseinov and Rob Charlebois, who emerged as the winners in a closely contested election. Both Gary and Rob have decades of deep industry experience and expertise, and we’re delighted to welcome...
Our First Webinar

Our First Webinar

The first CleanApps.org webinar is in the books! It took place on August 30 and featured participation from a diverse group of stakeholders: leaders from Microsoft, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”), consumer rights groups, AppEsteem, security companies, call...
Member Reports Increased Enforcement by Bing

Member Reports Increased Enforcement by Bing

We have news to report from one of our members regarding what appears to be new enforcement focus on Bing advertising campaigns. Based on what was shared by our member, Bing is taking steps to enforce against advertisers who may engage in potentially deceptive ad...
CleanApps.org presents at Wharton School of Business

CleanApps.org presents at Wharton School of Business

As I wrote in my email to members before departing for Philadelphia, Kyle Reagan and I had the privilege of speaking on July 10 at a conference at the Wharton School of Business. We presented on a subject near and dear to the hearts of everybody who’s supportive of...
My Presentation Today at the Clean Software Summit

My Presentation Today at the Clean Software Summit

I presented today at the Clean Software Summit in California on a problem that has bedeviled responsible app makers and harmed consumers for far too long: Detractor Web Sites. As I explained, wayward affiliates are typically behind the creation of these web sites....