Google Android

Hey Google, navigate where there's no COVID-19
Google Maps COVID-19 overlay in Florida
Google Android

Hey Google, navigate where there's no COVID-19

Google Maps will soon offer a COVID-19 overlay at the national, state, county and city levels
24 Sep 2020
Every Microsoft Teams update from Ignite 2020
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Every Microsoft Teams update from Ignite 2020

UI improvements, feature updates, new functionality, and a glimpse at Teams' future on Android
23 Sep 2020
Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G review: So ultra it Hertz
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G review: So ultra it Hertz

Like its name suggests, the S20 Ultra is a beefed-up smartphone with double the good stuff
23 Sep 2020
Android users told to be on high alert after Cerberus banking Trojan leaks to the dark web
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Android users told to be on high alert after Cerberus banking Trojan leaks to the dark web

The source code for the authenticator-breaking malware is available for free on underground forums
18 Sep 2020
Google Pixel 4a review: A picture-perfect package
Google Android

Google Pixel 4a review: A picture-perfect package

Google serves up another slice of budget brilliance
18 Sep 2020
Google bans ‘stalkerware’ from Play store
spyware

Google bans ‘stalkerware’ from Play store

The ban excludes enterprise management tools and those used by parents to track the whereabouts of their children
17 Sep 2020
Android 11's budget version 'Go' is now available
Google Android

Android 11's budget version 'Go' is now available

The new edition is designed to launch apps 20% faster than predecessor and works with cheaper smartphones
11 Sep 2020
Android 11 introduces tighter privacy controls for apps
Google Android

Android 11 introduces tighter privacy controls for apps

Next instance of Google's OS also includes controls for IoT ecosystems and messaging apps
10 Sep 2020
How to unroot Android
Google Android

How to unroot Android

If you've rooted your Android device, here’s how to get everything back to normal
9 Sep 2020
Google Maps adds parking payments via the app
Google Android

Google Maps adds parking payments via the app

The new function is testing in Texas but will soon spread nationwide
4 Sep 2020
Joker fleeceware "thriving" on Google Play Store, researchers claim
Google Android

Joker fleeceware "thriving" on Google Play Store, researchers claim

Six recently removed apps are believed to have spread the malware across 200,000 installs
3 Sep 2020
New Android spyware strain masquerades as COVID-19 tracking app
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New Android spyware strain masquerades as COVID-19 tracking app

Hacking group also using pornographic clips to expand footprint on mobile devices, warns Kaspersky
26 Aug 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
A 5G BlackBerry phone with physical keyboard is coming in 2021
Mobile Phones

A 5G BlackBerry phone with physical keyboard is coming in 2021

The business phone to be resurrected with OnwardMobility and FIH Mobile planning a security-savvy enterprise handset
19 Aug 2020
Google Chrome will reward fast-loading sites with 'fast page' badge
Google Android

Google Chrome will reward fast-loading sites with 'fast page' badge

Google will also curb mixed forms to protect Chrome users' data
19 Aug 2020
How to make and receive phone calls through Windows 10
Microsoft Windows

How to make and receive phone calls through Windows 10

A guide to setting up Microsoft's 'Your Phone' app, including its updated call features
18 Aug 2020
Microsoft's Surface Duo arrives 10 September
Google Android

Microsoft's Surface Duo arrives 10 September

Microsoft's dual-screen Android phone finally arrives and will cost $1,399
12 Aug 2020
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip review: Flipping impressive
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip review: Flipping impressive

The best take on the foldable phone yet, but until the price drops it will remain a niche product
11 Aug 2020
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra hands-on review: Note so special
Google Android

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 Ultra hands-on review: Note so special

A faster processor and upgraded stylus is all Samsung can muster in these strange times
5 Aug 2020
Samsung Galaxy Note 20 hands-on review: A bronze medal smartphone
Google Android

Samsung Galaxy Note 20 hands-on review: A bronze medal smartphone

The South Korean giant’s latest Note is good, but not quite gold standard
5 Aug 2020
Oppo Find X2 Pro review: Premium in every sense
Google Android

Oppo Find X2 Pro review: Premium in every sense

This 5G-ready 6.7in flagship deserves plaudits despite being needlessly large
5 Aug 2020
Google expands minority support by labeling Black-owned companies
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Google expands minority support by labeling Black-owned companies

Gives customers a way to easily find and support Black-owned businesses
30 Jul 2020
Google wants more Play Store prominence on Samsung handsets
Google Android

Google wants more Play Store prominence on Samsung handsets

The firm's reported demands come as Congress prepares to begin its major antitrust probe into big tech
29 Jul 2020