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Huawei P10 and P10 Plus announced

by Jimmy Westenberg 4 hours ago24 comments

Hands on with the BlackBerry KEYone

by Lanh Nguyen 22 hours ago15 comments

LG G6 officially announced

by Andrew Grush 5 hours ago179 comments

MWC 2017: Everything revealed so far

by Team AA 4 days ago14 comments
2,727 articles

Signal’s encryption verification process is now simpler and more secure

Open Whisper Systems, developer of the encrypted messaging app Signal, has made the process of verifying encryption easier and more secure.
by Scott Adam GordonNovember 21, 20163

Google security head says Pixel is as secure as the iPhone

Google’s director of security at Android, Adrian Ludwig, says that the Google Pixel and Apple iPhone are almost identical in terms of security levels.
by Scott Adam GordonNovember 2, 201644

Android App permissions explained

App permissions are built into an app by its developer. So what are app permissions and how does a developer set them? Which ones should be set and why?
by Alex MullisOctober 31, 20162

Hackers win $215,000 for exploiting the Nexus 6P and iPhone 6s

A hacking team has taken a fully updated and security-patched Nexus 6P and iPhone 6s and won $215,000 from a mobile security competition.
by Kris CarlonOctober 27, 201640
 
 

Google delivers device-local Safe Browsing API to developers

The Android team announced back at Google I/O 2016 that they would be making a device-local Safe Browsing API a reality, and today it is here.
by John DyeSeptember 15, 20162

Google offering $350k in prizes through its new Project Zero hacking contest

Think you can hack a smartphone? Do you want to win a lot of money? You might want to check out Google's new Project Zero hacking contest.
by Jimmy WestenbergSeptember 14, 20164

First Nougat patch rolls out with September’s Android Security Update

September’s Android Security update is now rolling out to Nexus devices, and we’ve got access to the Factory Images and OTA Files.
by John DyeSeptember 6, 201637

Opera cloud servers hacked, passwords and account details feared compromised

Opera has confirmed a server breach and that passwords and account details for 1.7 million Opera sync users may have been compromised.
by Kris CarlonAugust 27, 201621

Verizon updates the Galaxy Note 7 before you’ve even unboxed it

Verizon has put out the August security patch for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on launch day, so you should have your first update before you've even set it up.
by Kris CarlonAugust 19, 20164

BlackBerry patches QuadRooter: first big manufacturer to do so

This BlackBerry update fixes 3 of the 4 QuadRooter vulnerabilities. They didn't even need to patch the last one, because it was already defended against.
by John DyeAugust 15, 201624
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