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

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Moto puts smartwatch development on the back burner

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These are Google Play’s best apps and games of 2016

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OnePlus 3T review

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51 articles

Some MediaTek based smartphones found to suffer from a bizarre SMS vulnerability

A small selection of MediaTek based smartphones are vulnerable to a simple SMS exploit which causes them to reboot.
by Robert TriggsJune 24, 201415

T-Mobile pretends to suddenly care about Premium SMS issues

Last year, Vermont Attorney General William Sorrell announced that AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile had struck an agreement with forty-five states to stop billing for these very same Premium ...
by William Neilson JrJune 11, 20146

10 Free Apps To Make Free Calls On Android

In this app list, we'll explore the best 9 top Android apps that make free calls on Android. Whether you're on mobile or a tablet, make some phone calls!
by Joe HindyMay 8, 2014191

The best SMS replacement apps for Android

The world is evolving very quickly. Soon, texting will be a thing of the past. Looking to evolve early? Check out the best SMS replacement apps for Android.
by Joe HindyMarch 18, 201420

Hangouts update fixes MMS bug

A new update to Hangouts for Android brings a number of fixes to how the app handles SMS and group messages. Some users reported trouble sending and receiving MMS messages through ...
by Shawn IngramDecember 9, 201320

SMS-based DOS attack can cause Nexus devices to reboot or lose data connection

Security researcher Bogdan Alecu discovered a vulnerability that exposes Nexus devices to denial-of-service attacks based on a special type of SMS.
by Bogdan PetrovanNovember 29, 20134

Android 4.4 KitKat to have “default SMS app;” developers advised to get their apps ready

Google has announced that Android 4.4 KitKat will bring some important SMS changes, advising developers of SMS apps to prepare updates for their apps accordingly.
by Chris SmithOctober 14, 201312

What is SMS and how does it work?

SMS may be one of the oldest and most commonly used methods of mobile communication, but how does a message make it from handset A to handset B?
by Robert TriggsOctober 13, 201319

5 Android Apps You Don’t Want To Miss! [Google Play Weekly]

In this week's Google Play Weekly, we talk about Final Fantasy 6, AirPlay on Android, Hangouts getting SMS, HBO shows on the Play Store, and more!
by Joe HindyOctober 12, 20139

Google abandons industry standard for IM, which has SMS implications for Hangouts

For mobile, the switch from Google Talk to Hangouts was little more than a facelift. The deeper issues reside in back-end utility, and inside desktop applications. Google Talk inside of ...
by Nate SwannerMay 24, 201318
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