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Android 12 beta has been launched with the big news

Category: Google|Jul 22, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google has finally launched Material You in Android 12 beta 3, while Apple today launched beta 3 for its OS. [more]

You will love this Android 12 mandate

Category: Google|May 31, 2021 | Author: Admin

The problem with Android has in all these years been too great opportunities to do its own thing where it does not make sense. [more]

Android 12's quietly important privacy progress

Category: Google|May 27, 2021 | Author: Admin

Android 12's visual advancements are understandably stealing the show, but there's another area of the software you shouldn't be overlooking. [more]

Easier platform switching between Android and iOS

Category: IT|May 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

WhatsApp is working on a new feature that will make it easier to transfer chat history between Android and iOS devices. It will be useful for those migrating from iOS to Android and vice versa. [more]

Personal data of over 100 million Android users has been leaked

Category: Google|May 23, 2021 | Author: Admin

Incorrectly configured cloud services are blamed when it turns out that over 100 million Android users have had their data spread for all to see. [more]

Android 12: Automatic hibernation frees up resources

Category: Google|Apr 23, 2021 | Author: Admin

With Android 11, Google introduced a feature that would automatically revoke the permissions of unused apps. With the next major upgrade, Android 12, Google may expand that feature and automatically put these apps to sleep. Not only that, but "temporary files", which probably indicate... [more]

Android 12 and the big deal with little touches

Category: General|Mar 11, 2021 | Author: Admin

The bigger picture of Android 12 won't come into focus for a while, but the software's smaller details present plenty of promise. [more]

Now Android has much better Netflix sound

Category: General|Jan 26, 2021 | Author: Admin

Are you a real audio nerd, Netflix has goodies for you. [more]

Numerous Malicious Photo Blur Apps Appeared On Play Store

Category: Google|Aug 3, 2020 | Author: Admin

Researchers spotted numerous malicious photo blur apps targeting Android users. These apps actually constituted a dedicated campaign targeting users with adware. While Google removed the apps, make sure you don’t have them on your devices too. [more]

Why Android and Chrome OS's next step could be colossal

Category: Google|Jul 30, 2020 | Author: Admin

After years of tantalizing teases, Google's two primary platforms may finally be ready to take their relationship to the next level. [more]

A Study of the top 150,000 Android Apps Reveals 12,706 to Contain a Variety of Backdoors

Category: Google|Apr 15, 2020 | Author: Admin

A Study of the top 150,000 Android Apps Reveals 12,706 to Contain a Variety of Backdoors Once again, numerous Android apps with suspicious behavior have surfaced online. [more]

Tekya Malware Targets 1 Million Android Users Through Malicious Apps On Play Store

Category: Google|Apr 2, 2020 | Author: Admin

While Google employs some tough policies for app developers to keep the Play Store safe, yet it never remains so. Once again, criminal hackers managed to ditch Google’s policies and flood the Play Store with malicious Android apps. This time, they target users with Tekya malware... [more]

New Android Trojan Kills Play Protect And Places Fake App Reviews From Infected Devices

Category: Google|Jan 15, 2020 | Author: Admin

A new Android Trojan now threatens smartphone users. The Shopper.a Android Trojan kills Play Protect and lets the attackers place fake app reviews from infected devices. [more]

More Adware-Delivering Android Games And Camera Apps Removed From Google Play Store

Category: General|Nov 11, 2019 | Author: Admin

Researchers have discovered more malicious Android apps on the Play Store. They specifically noticed numerous adware-delivering Android games and camera apps that evaded Play Protect. [more]

WhatsApp Is Planning To Introduce ‘Disappearing Messages’ Soon

Category: General|Oct 12, 2019 | Author: Admin

Whilst everyone may be familiar with the end-to-end encryption feature within WhatsApp, it now is stepping up to launch another tool. Reportedly, WhatsApp is working on ‘Disappearing Messages’ – a feature that will allow users to create self-destructing messages. [more]

Here is Huawei's list of who gets Android Q first

Category: IT|May 14, 2019 | Author: Admin

Round three with Android Q beta. [more]

Google Chrome 72: Deprecates TLS 1.0 And 1.1

Category: Google|Feb 15, 2019 | Author: Admin

Google has rolled out the latest version of its Chrome browser for all compatible operating systems. The new Google Chrome 72 release holds significance as it brings major updates with it. Not only it fixes tens of security vulnerabilities but also deprecates TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1. [more]

If you have downloaded one of these Android apps, you may have been cheated

Category: Google|Feb 7, 2019 | Author: Admin

Google has removed 29 malicious apps from the Play Store. [more]


All versions of Windows are exposed

Category: Microsoft|Sep 25, 2021 | Author: Admin

Android's underappreciated upgrade advantage

Category: Google|Sep 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

No Electricity? A New Cooling System Uses Sunlight and Saltwater

Category: General|Sep 23, 2021 | Author: Admin

Slack begins rolling out video and audio message ‘clips’

Category: General|Sep 22, 2021 | Author: Admin

Roku's free OS 10.5 lets you dictate passwords, fixes pesky sound lags on headphones

Category: IT|Sep 21, 2021 | Author: Admin

Some good news and some strange news from Apple

Category: Apple|Sep 20, 2021 | Author: Admin

New Windows security updates break network printing

Category: Microsoft|Sep 19, 2021 | Author: Admin

Sent 700tb over 4 km of laser technology

Category: IT|Sep 18, 2021 | Author: Admin

'Massive' transatlantic data cable landed on beach in Bude

Category: Google|Sep 17, 2021 | Author: Admin

YouTube shuts down Discord music bot ‘Rythm’

Category: Google|Sep 16, 2021 | Author: Admin

Facebook's secret rules differentiate between the "elite" and most people

Category: General|Sep 15, 2021 | Author: Admin

Apple suddenly had to crisis-update the iPhone and Mac

Category: Apple|Sep 14, 2021 | Author: Admin

Epic is blocked forever on all Apple platforms

Category: Apple|Sep 13, 2021 | Author: Admin

NVIDIA To Launch GeForce RTX 30 SUPER ‘Ampere Refresh’ In January 2022, GeForce RTX 40 ‘Ada Lovelace’ GPUs in October 2022

Category: General|Sep 12, 2021 | Author: Admin

3 smart shortcuts for a curiously hidden Chrome OS command

Category: Google|Sep 11, 2021 | Author: Admin
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