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New Android Trojan Posts as a Flash Player Update

Why it matters to you If you're an Android user, think twice before installing an Adobe Flash Player update. It might be a virus. If you use an Android device and happen upon an update for Adobe Flash player, you’d best not download it. A new strain of malware posing as …

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Newly Discovered Android for Work Exploits Let Attackers Steal Data

Why it matters to you Flaws in Android for Work's core security protocol could make devices vulnerable to attack. One of the pillars of Google’s enterprise-focused “work features in Android platform,” previously called Android for Work, is security. But a newly discovered exploit demonstrated at the RSA conference in San Francisco …

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Android's Verify Apps Now Shows List of Scanned Apps

Why it matters to you Android's Verify Apps, a tool that scans new and recently installed apps against a database of viruses, is becoming a little more transparent about what its doing on your phone. Googls’ Verify Apps feature is a valuable tool against folks who mean your phone — and …

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Nokia Android Phones 2017: News, Rumors, Release, Specs

Nokia is back — and it’s back with a vengeance. The Finnish company finally launched its first Android-powered smartphone, the Nokia 6, but we’re expecting to see a lot more action this year. While these devices won’t be made by Nokia, they will follow the company’s design guidelines and will retain the …

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ZTE Quartz Android Wear Smartwatch News, Rumors, and More

Why it matters to you If you're looking for an Android Wear watch with cellular connectivity, the ZTE Quartz could be the device for you. It looks like ZTE is looking to enter the Android Wear smartwatch fray. While some manufacturers are prepping their third-generation smartwatch, ZTE is reportedly set …

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Android and iPhone Users Don't Want to Date One Another

Why it matters to you Technology is playing an increasingly important role in dating — not only do apps like Tinder help us find dates, but apparently, gadget preferences may also end them. It turns out that politics and religion aren’t the only indicators of compatibility — smartphone preferences are …

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Google Launches U.K. Android Pay Holiday Promotions

Let’s face it: 2016 was a depressing year. David Bowie. Brexit. Harambe. But it isn’t over yet, and Google is shining a light into the dark abyss with a new gift-giving promotion. On Tuesday, the search giant announced “Shop, Tap, Reward,” a rewards program that will see Android Pay users …

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