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2016 recap: 90% of Google Play’s revenue came from games

by Joe Hindy 24 hours ago8 comments

Google teaming up with LG for two new Android Wear watches

by Jimmy Westenberg 1 day ago9 comments

Meizu M3 Max review

by Bailey Stein 4 hours ago1 comments

What is the BBC micro:bit – Gary explains

by Gary Sims 2 days ago7 comments
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5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week we chat about Google Play culling fake reviews, Rovio's new Hatch project, and more Android apps news!
by Joe HindyDecember 4, 20163

10 best Android flashlight apps with no extra permissions

Finding a good flashlight on Android is harder than you'd think. In this roundup, we have the best (and most permission free) Android flashlight apps!
by Joe HindyJuly 14, 201655

Hackers are making $500k off mobile trojans they deployed, research shows

Chinese hackers are making a whopping $500,000 a day from a group of smartphone trojans dubbed “Hummer,” security researchers estimate.
by Alex MullisJuly 1, 2016

Stagefright-based ‘Metaphor’ exploit can take control of your phone in just 15 seconds

Security researchers have uncovered a new Stagefright-based exploit that can reportedly be used to take control of your Samsung, LG or HTC phone in just 15 seconds.
by Kris CarlonMarch 17, 201624
 
 

Linux bug renders vulnerable 66% of all Android devices (Update: Google responds)

"As of the date of disclosure, this vulnerability has implications for approximately tens of millions of Linux PCs and servers, and 66 percent of all Android devices."
by Derek ScottJanuary 21, 201611

Google insists Linux bug is not a major threat

Google announced that far fewer Android devices are affected by the Linux bug than has been reported.
by John DyeJanuary 21, 201610

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week we talk about some big upcoming game releases, app news from CES 2016, and more apps and games news!
by Joe HindyJanuary 10, 20165

Google bans 13 apps that secretly download other malware

Google has banned 13 malicious apps that secretly downloaded other malware apps, left positive reviews in Google Play and even sought root privileges.
by Kris CarlonJanuary 8, 201650

Single Chrome exploit can compromise any Android smartphone

A researcher at Quihoo 360 recently discovered an exploit in Chrome that can probably demolish even the newest, most up-to-date Android devices if the user visits an infected site.
by John DyeNovember 13, 201562

New Android adware reportedly “nearly impossible” to remove

Lookout has discovered a new form of adware that roots a device after the user installs it, then entrenches itself as a system application.
by John DyeNovember 6, 2015130
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