Google Approves App to Report Incidents of Islamic Blasphemy

Apple may have forbidden a Christian app regarding homosexuality, but its Silicon Valley competitor Google is fine with offering an app enabling Muslims to report blasphemy to the police.  A new Android app has launched which allows Muslims to report individuals who insult Islam.  The app, “Smart Pakem”, which launched in Indonesia at the request of the Indonesian government, will allow users and government officials to uphold Sharia law and target and report people who hold “misguided” beliefs in violation of Islamic law, which forbids insults of Islam, insults against the Prophet Mohammed, or the recognition of any other religion besides Islam. Read more: