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Fairphone has Sold 125,000 Phones and is Rolling Out Android 6.0

Why it matters to you If you believe in fair-trade food or ethically produced clothing, why not similar treatment for phones? Fairphone, the social enterprise dedicated to manufacturing modular, ethically sourced smartphones, held a press conference at MWC in Barcelona on February 27, but, characteristically for the environmentally-conscious company, there was …

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Fairphone has Sold 125,000 Phones and is Rolling Out Android 6.0

Why it matters to you If you believe in fair-trade food or ethically produced clothing, why not similar treatment for phones? Fairphone, the social enterprise dedicated to manufacturing modular, ethically sourced smartphones, held a press conference at MWC in Barcelona on February 27, but, characteristically for the environmentally-conscious company, there was …

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Android Google App Update Lets You Search Your Google Drive

Why it matters to you Android users can now find their Google Drive files with slightly less hassle than before. Searching for your own information just got as easy as searching for others’ information. We’re talking about a new update to the Google app on Android devices. On Thursday, G …

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Android Google App Update Lets You Search Your Google Drive

Why it matters to you Android users can now find their Google Drive files with slightly less hassle than before. Searching for your own information just got as easy as searching for others’ information. We’re talking about a new update to the Google app on Android devices. On Thursday, G …

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The Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 Will Soon Support Android Things

Why it matters to you The Internet of Things is set to explode over the next few years, and chips like this could help facilitate that. Android Things launched last year as a new operating system for the growing internet of things segment — and when it launched Google mentioned a …

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Android Wear 2.0 Update Brings Swimming Metrics to Polar M600

Why it matters to you Polar adapted its M600 smartwatch by adding swimming metrics, making it even better for fitness geeks everywhere. With all the sports wearables on the market, there are not many that are designed with swimming in mind. Polar, a leader in wearables sports tech, is updating its …

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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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