Android Authority newsletter

The best way to stay connected to the Android pulse. Our main newsletter is the Android Weekly which is sent every Sunday and contains all the top Android news, reviews and features from the past week.

The best way to stay connected to the Android pulse.

100% Privacy, No Spam Policy: We value privacy and your email address will be 100% secure. We hate spam just like you do and will never send you too much email, nor will we ever share your information with anyone.

Best Android phones (December 2016): our picks, plus a giveaway

by Team AA 3 days ago744 comments

Android Nougat on the OnePlus 3 is impressive, even in beta

by Kris Carlon 1 day ago14 comments

Android Nougat on the OnePlus 3 is impressive, even in beta

by Jimmy Westenberg 3 days ago7 comments

OnePlus 3T review

by Lanh Nguyen 2 weeks ago46 comments
180 articles

Why Android Auto scares me

Android has been hit with a few security issues recently. What are the possible ramifications of an Android Auto related security breach?
by Obaro OgboAugust 15, 201543

International authority assault gets ‘Dendroid’ malware coder arrested

The internet can be a rough place if you come across the wrong people. Especially when they have tools like Dendroid, a very popular malware Android software. You can take a breath now, ...
by Edgar CervantesJuly 16, 20151

Are all flashlight apps really out to get you?

Android permissions and, specifically, Android flashlight apps have been getting a lot of scrutiny lately. Is there cause for concern? Let's find out.
by Joe HindyDecember 9, 201493

Chinese Galaxy S4 clone comes with built-in spyware that mimics Google Play

Security researches found the first case of a smartphone shipping with pre-installed malware. The device is the Star N9500, a Galaxy S4 lookalike that’s available throughout Europe on Amazon.
by Bogdan PetrovanJune 17, 201422

Pay a $300 fine or else your Android phone will be locked

Using the logo of the FBI and President Barack Obama, Android-Trojan.Koler.A uses a location function to tailor the warnings to whatever country that you reside in. The malware prevents ...
by William Neilson JrMay 8, 201463

Google unveils plans to bring continuous malware monitoring to Android

Today Google announced it is expanding its "verify apps" scanning technology, allowing the service to continuously scan for malware.
by Andrew GrushApril 10, 201424

Future ‘Verify Apps’ update will reportedly bring continuous app monitoring

According to a new report, Google is preparing to roll out a new version of Play Services that includes a change to Verify Apps, letting them check apps continuously for the presence of ...
by Andrew GrushFebruary 27, 201414

Exposé: Don’t fall victim to this dodgy anti-virus app

On surface Armor for Android seems like a legitimate security app but once you dig a little deeper you discover that it just wants your money, $550 worth!
by Gary SimsFebruary 5, 201436

New malware tries to infect Android devices via USB cable

Have the days passed when only downloading from Google Play was enough to stay safe? New details have been released about a new piece of Windows malware that tries to infect Android ...
by Gary SimsJanuary 27, 201419

Beware of mobile scareware ads which say your phone has a virus

You need to beware of mobile scareware ads which say your phone has a virus. This week one of the Android Authority team saw an antivirus scareware ad on his phone and was able to ...
by Gary SimsJanuary 23, 201450
Load More
End of the line!