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May 22, 2019
The tech world is still buzzing with the momentous news of Google suspending Huawei's Android license earlier this week. The US Government's ban on the Chinese giant is posing a grave risk to the future of its mobile business. Not only Huawei loses access to Android OS beyond the public version, but it will also […]
Aug 14, 2018
In April 2017, Twitter showed us their data friendly platform that they called Twitter Lite. For some time, it could only act as an app through Google Chrome. But, in December of the same year, Twitter Lite was launched as an actual and separate app on Google Play in 24 different markets. Today Twitter Lite […]
May 11, 2018
Briar, in case you didn't know it, is a peer-to-peer, end-to-end encrypted messaging app. One of the strengths of the application is the fact that it uses the Tor network to sends and receives messages. The app become more well known when it entered public Beta last July 2017. Now, the app has graduated Beta […]
Mar 31, 2018
The majority of Android OS users use the Play Store to download apps, games etc. but there is a new type of Play Store subscription that everyone should be wary of.  This subscription uses Google's own prompts and harmless games to steal money. How you may ask? Well, this scam works by deceiving users into […]
Mar 5, 2018
Google launched Google Pay, the company's digital wallet solution born out of the merger of Android Pay and Google Wallet, last month. It was a long-overdue consolidation to say the least. The company's bid to make the various e-wallet solutions less confusing for consumers has now started taking bigger steps. Starting March, Google Pay is now available for HSBC customers in […]
Feb 14, 2018
PC's aren't the only ones vulnerable to Crypto mining hijackers as some malicious sites and infected apps are redirecting millions of Android users to a website that hijacks their phone processors for mining a cryptocurrency called Monero. This process is called Cryptojacking. The site redirects people towards a specifically designed page “performing in-browser crypto mining" […]
Feb 13, 2018
If you're an avid Telegram user then you might be familiar with their new client App named Telegram X. This new App is seen as more of an experimental application that is said to be faster, with smoother animations and offer better features than its older sibling. Telegram is a popular messaging app, especially among the […]
Feb 1, 2018
VLC, the free and open source multimedia player is finally rolling-out support for Google's streaming platform, Chromecast. The developers behind the popular media player recently pushed out an update to the app’s Play Store beta channel. The latest Play Store beta release v2.9 comes with a lot of features and changes, including experimental Chromecast streaming support. Chromecast […]
Jan 26, 2018
About a week ago, Opera made an announcement that they will be adding protection to its mobile browser software in order to protect users from crypto mining malware scripts. This is a welcome development considering malware attack perpetrators are increasingly adopting mobile platforms. After all, most online wallets use a web app which users access […]
Jan 23, 2018
In November 2017, Yale Privacy Lab and Exodus Privacy reported one of the most scariest security vulnerability in Android phones. They claim Android phones collect your location even if you’ve turned off location services. In fact, Google was aware of this all the time and was doing so on purpose. You don't even need to use […]
Jan 21, 2018
Last September, WhatsApp announced that it is working on a tool that will allow small businesses to communicate with their customers on WhatsApp. The Facebook-owned company on Saturday officially launched the WhatsApp Business app. The app is designed to enable small businesses to communicate more efficiently with their customers and help grow their business. WhatsApp […]
Jan 18, 2018
Virtual Private Network (VPN) services for Android devices have always had a high demand, even more since the KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability surfaced last October. If you search for VPN in the Google Play Store, quite a long list of VPN apps show up. Some may be legit ones, but many of them are fake apps […]
Dec 7, 2016
We've been asked the question of How do you connect Gear Manager to non-Samsung Android and iOS devices to the Gear S2 / S3 ? so here is the answer: The Samsung Gear S3 has made its way to many markets including the US, Europe, and the far east. If you have a Samsung Galaxy Device […]
Oct 2, 2015
  The Samsung Gear S2 went on sale today in US, Korea, Singapore and Germany. We expected a new version of the Gear Manager application, which enables the smartwatch to talk to the smartphone, to become available on the Google Play Store in order for non-Samsung Android devices to be able to connect.   Gear […]
May 22, 2015
  Smartphones carry Information that contains everything about us, our name / address, where we go, who we see and how we communicate with the world (social media). Some feel that this is private informartion, some like the NSA believe this is really their Information and forget things like privacy and civil liberties. Now, according […]
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