New app on Google Play to create hacker avatars

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The app is called Avatar Maker: Hackers . The maker contains elements for creating an avatar of both famous hackers of the world, and for creating a character similar to himself or an abstract programmer. Some of the character pictures are very similar to real people and attract with their unique style. For example, you… Read More »
The app is called Avatar Maker: Hackers . The maker contains elements for creating an avatar of both famous hackers of the world, and for creating a character similar to himself or an abstract programmer. Some of the character pictures are very similar to real people and attract with their unique style. For example, you can create an avatar of characters: Kevin Mitnick, Tsutomu Shimomura, Richard Stallman, Linus Thornwalds, Kim Dotcom, Tim Burns-Lee, Stephen Wozniak, Aaron Schwartz, Julan Assange, Edward Snowden, Chris Carsperski.

Interesting experience, isn't it? We think many people will want to create their own avatar of a programmer-hacker. But, unfortunately, in the experience of creating such a category of applications, there is not only good news of announcements of new avatar makers. There is also, to put it mildly, an unpleasant experience, namely, 20 avatar maker apps were removed from the developer's account in September 2020.

Google's removal is motivated by violation of the Repetitive Content Policy. After filing numerous appeals (at a time when they were at least somehow considered), the restoration of applications did not take place. Google support responds with emails of the same content, painfully upsetting to all developers who have ever tried to prove their innocence.

The developer's arguments that his applications do not violate the rules, since graphic resources, package name, application name, application…
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