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Android

Satellite internet support heading to Android 14
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Network & Internet

Satellite internet support heading to Android 14

The teased news would represent a major milestone for connectivity, and open up a new range of network benefits
2 Sep 2022
Microsoft releases 5MB Outlook Lite app for Android
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Microsoft Office

Microsoft releases 5MB Outlook Lite app for Android

The streamlined version of mobile Outlook also works well on both 2G and 3G networks
3 Aug 2022
Best business smartphones 2022: The top handsets from Apple, Samsung, Google and more
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Mobile

Best business smartphones 2022: The top handsets from Apple, Samsung, Google and more

The best smartphones on the market today that are packed with business-focused features
23 Jun 2022
Qualcomm and Mediatek flaws left millions of Android users at risk
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Security

Qualcomm and Mediatek flaws left millions of Android users at risk

An open source audio codec used by chipset firms is believed to have put two-thirds of Android users' private calls and files at risk
22 Apr 2022
Google will cull out-of-date Play store apps in bid to improve Android security
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Google Android

Google will cull out-of-date Play store apps in bid to improve Android security

The rules will take effect later this year and could see unsupported apps de-listed from the store
7 Apr 2022
Businesses on alert as mobile malware surges 500%
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mobile security

Businesses on alert as mobile malware surges 500%

Researchers say hackers are deploying new tactics that put Android and iOS at equal risk
10 Mar 2022
How to unroot Android
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Google Android

How to unroot Android

If you've rooted your Android device, here’s how to get everything back to normal
27 Oct 2021
Esper and Lenovo simplify enterprise Android device deployment
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tablets

Esper and Lenovo simplify enterprise Android device deployment

Esper’s DevOps infrastructure complements Lenovo’s enterprise-grade smart devices
22 Oct 2021
Microsoft shares more details about Android apps in Windows 11
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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft shares more details about Android apps in Windows 11

Developers shouldn't expect saved state to be secure
20 Oct 2021
Google releases Android 12 developer preview
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Google Android

Google releases Android 12 developer preview

With new restrictions introduced, Google warns developers to check apps for compatibility
19 Feb 2021
Android malware vendor teams with marketer to promote new malware
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malware

Android malware vendor teams with marketer to promote new malware

Rogue malware can take over devices and exfiltrate data, warns researchers
11 Jan 2021
Android and iOS users blackmailed by 'Goontact' spyware
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spyware

Android and iOS users blackmailed by 'Goontact' spyware

The malware targets users of illicit sites and steals personal information stored on their mobile devices
16 Dec 2020
Android apps still vulnerable to a major bug despite an existing patch
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Google Android

Android apps still vulnerable to a major bug despite an existing patch

Millions of users at risk from a flaw in the Google Play core library
3 Dec 2020
Google brings enterprise-grade Android security to SMBs
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Google Android

Google brings enterprise-grade Android security to SMBs

Android Enterprise Essentials offers mobile device management capabilities for businesses of all sizes
2 Dec 2020
Android 11 will broaden wireless Android Auto compatibility
Google Android

Android 11 will broaden wireless Android Auto compatibility

You’re no longer limited to just Samsung and Google smartphones.
20 Aug 2020
TikTok accused of using Android loophole to track users
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privacy

TikTok accused of using Android loophole to track users

The company reportedly went against Google Play's guidelines to collect and track users’ MAC addresses
12 Aug 2020
Presidential campaign apps serve as data collection tools
business apps

Presidential campaign apps serve as data collection tools

Campaign apps give access to users’ contacts, approximate location, Bluetooth and more
23 Jun 2020
Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month
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Mobile Phones

Microsoft might release the dual-screen Surface Duo next month

Hoping to beat Samsung to the punch, Microsoft is reportedly pushing up its release date
16 Jun 2020
Android 11 leak points to new smart home integrations
Google Android

Android 11 leak points to new smart home integrations

Power menu makes accessing smart home integrations easier than ever
2 Jun 2020
Android 11 developer access arrives earlier than expected
Google Android

Android 11 developer access arrives earlier than expected

Developers can now preview the latest OS, with the full launch scheduled for Q3 2020
20 Feb 2020
Google confirms Android cameras can be hijacked to spy on you
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Security

Google confirms Android cameras can be hijacked to spy on you

Android apps can access smartphone cameras, take pictures, record videos, and more
20 Nov 2019
Samsung Galaxy S7 review
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Google Android

Samsung Galaxy S7 review

The S7 can't match newer competition
19 Feb 2018
Android Oreo now available on Honor 9 and 8 Pro
Google Android

Android Oreo now available on Honor 9 and 8 Pro

The update brings speed optimisations, plus a tailored user experience in the form of Smart Tips
2 Feb 2018