maybe those engineers did their job too well...
It's hard to think with all the tinfoil i gotta wear these days.
How about teaching "educators" such as that simple principal to recognize basic Constitutional rights, eg. freedom to bear arms? Or did they repeal that in Massachewiesetts? And if you can't carry guns'n'shit WHY would anybody want to live there?
That leaves the technically informed who run custom roms. They knew better. It's a problem that solves itself: ignorants keep buying LG, not knowing any better and no worse for it; technophiles learn a lesson and move on to better options next time.
With the amount of potential information mining that could be done with these apps, I'm surprised they aren't all cross-platform.
You'd be surprised how little malware is truly cross-platform.
Should do the trick. I can guarantee no autoplaying video adverts and other nuisances if you don't have the root problem installed.
They are due for being disbarred.