• Google News Bug Is Consuming Gigabytes Of Background Data

    22 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Google News is one of the many ways that people can get the news on their phones. However it seems that there is an issue with the app in which according to multiple user reports, it seems that the bug has caused the app to consume gigabytes worth of background data without the user's knowledge, or at least until they run out of data or check their data usage. According to one of the posts on the forums , “Have a problem this morning where I woke up and Google News used 7.65GB of background data overnight. I was connected to wifi but the signal was weak so its possible it was...
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  • Google News bug causes the app to use large amounts of data, forcing users to pay overage fees

    Google News bug causes the app to use large amounts of data, forcing users to pay overage fees

    22 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Google News is an app that aggregates news based on your interests, so you can quickly catch up with what's happening around the world. Of course, to do that, the app needs to use some of your mobile data, but it appears something can trigger within it and cause an excessive amount of data being used.
    During the last few months, more and more reports are emerging of users that experience that sporadic behavior and see their data allowance vanish in a matter of days. And we're not talking about a few hundred megabytes either. According to one user, the app used over 7GB of data overnight, ...
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