Google has introduced an anti-spam system to the Play Store. This new Google anti-spam system will detect fake reviews and ratings. Via this system, Google will be able to clean up bad apps and delete fake reviews. Moreover, the company will also be able to detect fake rating posted through unethical practices.
Google Anti-Spam System Removes Millions of Fake Reviews & Bad Apps from Play Store
With the help of this new machine learning the anti-spam system, Google can detect that which review is genuine, and which is fake. According to the company, the system has successfully spotted millions of fake reviews and in a result of that Google removed thousands of bad apps from the Play Store.
Developers offer money or valuable in-app purchases to users in return for good ratings and reviews. That are no doubt false praises and they are not the true opinions of the users but they are doing it only for incentives.
According to Google, this new anti-spam system can recognize these bluffs and take accurate action. It will be helpful in providing the real ratings and reviews of any app to the viewers. The more interesting thing about the system as we found is that it will also recognize reviews that use profane language or spread hate. We appreciate this good step taken by Google.