Tag: Mobile Security

Android mobile security efforts help keep you safe

Google has always been serious about protecting the privacy and security of users. Android as a mobile platform is easily customizable but it's not...

Android Q Security enhancements detailed further

There are more to learn about Android Q. The next Android dessert is currently being served to a number of phones from different OEMs....

New phishing method uses inception bar, shows fake URL addresses

Phishing is never fun. Well, for hackers, it is something exciting and intriguing because they never know what kind or how much information they...

Android security and privacy report shares top ways to keep safe

Android beats all other mobile platforms available. No doubt that it is the most widely used OS around the globe. It's been a decade...

Samsung Galaxy S10 phone unlocked by a picture

How secure is Face Unlock? It's supposed to be reliable but new reports tell us it's not. Apparently, the Galaxy S10+ phone can be...
Google Nexus Pixel

March security patches, Nexus and Pixel Factory Images now available

March security patches are now available for a number of Android phones plus supported Nexus and Pixel devices. The latest factory images are available...
Google Play Protect

Google Play Protect updated to better secure Android against malicious apps

Over a couple of years ago, Google launched the Google Play Protect to make Android smartphones more secure than ever. It's a security solution...
FIDO passwords

FIDO2 and Google partner to lessen the need for passwords

Knowing the subject may not matter to a lot of people but Android's being certified by FIDO will affect many mobile consumers. It's because...

Adiantum by Google allows encryption for all smart devices, Android phones

In celebration of Safer Internet Day, Google is improving mobile security. Any move to improve in this area is welcomed by consumers especially if...
Trend Micro Malicious Camera Apps

Some beauty camera apps found to be malicious, deleted from the Play Store

More apps are being deleted by the Google Play Store team. Most of these apps are being tagged as malicious, posing as beauty camera...

ES File Explorer exposes files to anyone on the same network

It's a fact that file sharing in Android is easy. Unlike iOS, Android allows quick transfer of data between two devices as long as...
Face recognition NOT SAFE

Facial recognition tech still can be duped on some phones

Facial recognition sounds promising and interesting to use but technology has plenty of problems. It's not really safe according to several sources already. We...

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OnePlus 7T Pro breaks cover, won’t make OnePlus 7T buyers jealous

Ever since it started doing "T" releases, OnePlus has had a somewhat confusing marketing strategy. By adding a "Pro" to that mix, it practically...

Google Podcasts Review: Easy UI and navigation, auto-downloads new episodes

It's been only over two years since Google has officially rolled out the Google Podcasts. The app was highly anticipated by many people who...