Tag: android

Android Phone, Products

The most controversial Android flagship of the year just leaked in full

September 16, 2019

Via: BGR

The iPhone 11 phones are available for preorder, with several iPhone 11 versions and most iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max options being sold out at the moment. The handsets will ship to buyers on September 20th, but just a […]

App security, Applications

7 Android VPN apps you should never use because of their privacy sins

September 9, 2019


Just because a virtual private network app is shielding your mobile browsing from prying eyes, it doesn’t mean it needs to slurp up your data or control your operating system. So before you trust that highly rated VPN with a […]

Android, iPhone, Windows

The iPhone-Hacking Sites Google Found Apparently Went After Android and Windows Users Too

September 2, 2019

Via: Gizmodo

Those hackers Google’s researchers sussed out earlier this week apparently went after more than just iPhone users. Microsoft’s operating system along with Google’s own were also targeted, according to Forbes, in what some reports are calling a possibly state-backed effort […]

App Review, Applications

The best Android file manager apps

August 29, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

File management isn’t the sexiest subject surrounding smartphone ownership — but if you use your device for productivity, it’s an important area to consider. Your phone, after all, is your on-the-go connection to the world. It’s the always-available PC of […]

Android Phone, News and Press, Products

Huawei phone sales rise despite US supplier licence refusals

August 28, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

The US government has not approved any of the 130 applications for licences to deal with Huawei, according to a report, despite promises from President Trump that such requests would be dealt with rapidly. Earlier this year, the US Department […]

Android, Operating System

Android 10 will start rolling out to Pixel devices next week

August 27, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

Even though it might take some time for non-Pixel phones to get their Android 10 update, as far as Pixels are concerned, the latest version of Android will start rolling out to devices on September 3, according to support reps. […]

Android, Operating System

Android Q quits sweet naming tradition. Now it’s simply Android 10

August 22, 2019


Google on Thursday revealed that the next generation of its mobile operating system, previously called Android Q, will be ditching the dessert monikers that have been a part of its system updates for years. It will simply be known as […]

Operating System, Others

Huawei: No plan for Harmony-powered smartphone, for now

August 22, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Huawei has said it has no plans to release a phone this year running on its Android-alternative operating system. The Chinese tech company has touted its Harmony or Hong Meng OS as its ‘plan B’ option should the US Department […]

App Review, Applications

The best privacy and security apps for Android

August 9, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

Let’s get one thing out of the way right off the bat: If you’re looking for recommendations about Android security suites or other malware-scanning software, you’ve come to the wrong place. Why? Because, like most people who closely study Android, […]

Android, Operating System

When will your phone get Android Q? A data-driven upgrade guide

August 8, 2019

Via: ComputerWorld

With Google’s final Android Q beta now out in the wild and the final Q release likely just days away, the question on everyone’s mind is: When will my phone get the upgrade? (Okay, that — and also: Will they […]