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crippleware

(ˈkrɪpəlˌwɛə)
n
(Computer Science) a computer program whose functionality has been deliberately limited, thus forcing the user to purchase additional software
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Summary: Los Angeles [USA], July 10 (ANI): Tinder is expanding its services around the world, especially Asia, and as part of the efforts, the dating service is set to launch the Lite version of its main app in Vietnam.
Spotify said what makes the lite version different from the main app is that it is "ideal for older devices and operating systems."
In addition to that, the lite version of the app has been designed to work with limited storage options, speed and battery.
At less than 5MB download size and available in both English and Arabic, Uber said its Lite version enables those with basic smartphones operating in spotty network conditions to book a ride and start their journey.
The idea behind the Lite version is to allow users to book their rides even on lower-tier or old smartphones - and even on patchy network connections.
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