CyanogenMod has just announced that they have kickstarted the build engines for the general release of version 10.1.3 of the popular Android custom ROM. The CyanogenMod 10.1.3 release marks the end of an era as the team moves away from the 10.1 branch towards CyanogenMod 10.2, which is based on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, and eventually to Android 4.4 KitKat as well.
Google Voice. These will be going into effect on October 1st and perhaps more important -- is that they will be dealing with security. Specifically, with the security of your voicemail when you are calling in to access your account by phone.
security of their device. The details are coming by way of Spiegel who have said that "it is possible for the NSA to tap most sensitive data held" on Android, iPhone and BlackBerry smartphones. The accessible data looks to include contact lists, text messages, notes and your location history.
Samsung announced that its KNOX security framework is now available for use by consumers. Samsung's end-to-end security solution is what helped its Galaxy S 4 be approved for use in US government offices and will now land in the hands of regular users.
Silent Phone app for Android earlier in the year. That app arrived in January and brought the promise of secure audio and video calls. Looking a bit more recently and we have another app that has arrived from Silent Circle. This latest is called Silent Text and as the name would imply, this one deals with text messaging.