Slashdot Items Tagged "android"

Date / Time Story
Saturday July 30, 2016 @12:52PM Android Stagefright Bug Required 115 Patches, Millions Still At Risk
Friday July 29, 2016 @04:06PM SwiftKey Bug Leaked Email Addresses, Phone Numbers To Strangers
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:02PM Google Launches Docs and Sheets Add-ons For Android
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @05:17PM Office 365 Gets New Word, PowerPoint and Outlook Features
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @11:52AM Google Play Rolls Out Family Sharing
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @11:20AM Android's New Feature Can Share Your Exact Location In Emergency Situation
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @12:17AM Nintendo NX Is a Portable Console With Detachable Controllers, Says Report
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @03:13PM Motorola Confirms That It Will Not Commit To Monthly Security Patches
Tuesday July 26, 2016 @01:25PM BlackBerry Says Its New Android Smartphone DTEK 50 Is the 'World's Most Secure'
Saturday July 23, 2016 @03:45PM Phones Without Headphone Jacks Are Here... and They're Extremely Annoying
Saturday July 23, 2016 @03:43PM Turn Your Android Phone Into a Laptop For $99 With the Superbook
Saturday July 23, 2016 @02:38PM Do We Need The Moto Z Smartphones' New Add-On Modules?
Friday July 22, 2016 @08:21PM Cyanogen Inc. Reportedly Fires OS Development Arm, Switches To Apps
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:41PM Apple To Make $3 Billion From Pokemon Go
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @02:07PM Android Nougat Won't Boot If Your Phone's Software Is Corrupt Or Has Malware
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:09PM Pokemon Go Doubles Nintendo's Stock Price
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @01:46PM Army Special Operations Command Ditching Android For iPhone, Says Report
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:04AM Facebook's Android App Can Now Save Offline Videos
Monday July 18, 2016 @05:03PM Hacking Group 'OurMine' Claims Credit For Attack On Pokemon Go Servers
Monday July 18, 2016 @02:43PM Slashdot Asks: Do You Install Preview Version Of An OS On Your Primary Device?
Saturday July 16, 2016 @04:02PM Intel ChromeBooks Can Now Run Wine and Steam
Saturday July 16, 2016 @10:49AM Microsoft 'Patch' Blocks Linux Installs On Locked-Down Windows RT Computers
Friday July 15, 2016 @08:15PM Google Decided To Nix Its Oculus Rift Competitor
Friday July 15, 2016 @05:12PM Fake Pokemon Go App On Google Play Infects Phones With Screenlocker
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @07:08PM Ex-Google Engineer Launches Blockchain-Based System For Banks
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:01PM Pokemon Go Becomes Biggest Mobile Game In US History
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @12:00PM Google Will Let You Share Movies, Apps, and Music You Buy With Up To Six People
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @07:23AM Pokemon Go Was Never Able To Read Your Email
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:52PM Google To Train 2 Million Indian Android Developers
Monday July 11, 2016 @05:29PM PSA: Pokemon Go Has Full Access To Your Google Account Data
Monday July 11, 2016 @01:57PM Infected Pokemon GO APK Carries Dangerous Android Backdoor
Monday July 11, 2016 @12:35PM Millions Of Xiaomi Phones at Risk Of Remotely Installed Malware
Monday July 11, 2016 @10:56AM Ask Slashdot: How Often Do You Switch Programming Languages?
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:56AM Pokemon Game Adds $7.5 Billion To Nintendo Market Value In Two Days
Saturday July 09, 2016 @10:34PM Pokemon Go Leads to Reckless Driving, Injuries, and A Corpse
Saturday July 09, 2016 @04:14PM Oracle Asks Judge To Throw Out Java/Google Verdict...Again
Friday July 08, 2016 @08:34PM Nintendo Stock Price Up 9% After Pokemon Go Launch
Friday July 08, 2016 @06:23PM Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Fails Consumer Reports Water-Resistance Test
Thursday July 07, 2016 @02:19PM Android KeyStore Encryption Scheme Broken
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @08:56PM Google Is Working On Two Android Wear Smartwatches, Says Report
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @03:56PM Walmart Now Lets You Pay With Phone At All 4,600 US Stores Via Walmart Pay
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Monday July 04, 2016 @12:43PM Google Twists the Knife, Asks For Sanctions Against Oracle Attorney
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:53PM How Oracle's Business As Usual Is Threatening To Kill Java
Friday July 01, 2016 @07:37PM Security Researcher Publishes How-To Guide To Crack Android Full Disk Encryption
Thursday June 30, 2016 @08:59PM Facebook To Shred 'Paper' News-Reading App On July 29th
Thursday June 30, 2016 @03:58PM Dell Stops Selling Android Tablets
Thursday June 30, 2016 @12:44PM Google Reveals What N In Android N Stands For -- Nougat
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @04:38PM Google's My Activity Reveals How Much It Knows About You
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:41AM Amazon Prime Will Knock $50 Off an Android Phone If You Watch Amazon's Lock-Screen Ads
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:20AM Android Malware Pretends To Be WhatsApp, Uber and Google Play
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @01:56PM China Tells App Developers To Increase User Monitoring
Monday June 27, 2016 @01:07PM .NET Core 1.0 Released, Now Officially Supported By Red Hat
Monday June 27, 2016 @11:23AM Google To Step Up Smartphone Wars With Release Of Own Handset
Friday June 24, 2016 @11:21AM $4 Android Smartphone From India To Begin Shipping Next Week
Friday June 24, 2016 @10:19AM 'Godless' Apps, Some Found In Google Play, Root 90% Of Android Phones
Thursday June 23, 2016 @08:48PM BlackBerry Remains Committed To Smartphone Business, Despite $670M Net Loss In Last Three Months
Thursday June 23, 2016 @01:56PM Google Launches Android Programming Course For Absolute Beginners
Thursday June 23, 2016 @11:52AM Huawei Is Working On Its Own Mobile OS In Case Things Sour With Google
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:57PM KFC Introduces Meal Box That Doubles As A Smartphone Charger
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:06PM Taking the Headphone Jack Off Phones Is User-Hostile and Stupid
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @10:27AM Google Is Finally Making Two-Step Verification Less Annoying
Saturday June 18, 2016 @03:30PM The Geek Behind Google's Takeover of the Map
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:25PM Apple Explains Why iMessage Isn't Coming To Android
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:13PM Domino's Ends Free Pizza Promo With T-Mobile Due To High Demand
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @05:44PM Obama Finally Ditches BlackBerry, Switches To Samsung Galaxy S4
Tuesday June 14, 2016 @02:00PM OnePlus 3 Featuring 5.5-inch FHD Display, Snapdragon 820 SoC, 6GB RAM Launched at $400
Monday June 13, 2016 @02:45PM Android Ransomware Hits Smart TVs
Monday June 13, 2016 @01:30PM Older Android Wear Watches Will Miss Out On the v2.0 Update
Friday June 10, 2016 @06:31PM Facebook Now Lets Users Comment With a Video
Friday June 10, 2016 @12:37PM Judge Blasts Oracle's Attempt To Overturn Pro-Google Jury Verdict
Thursday June 09, 2016 @07:57PM Lenovo and Motorola Unveil PHAB2 Tango AR and Modular Moto Z Smartphones
Thursday June 09, 2016 @01:56PM Google's Nearby Feature Recommends Apps and Websites Based On Your Location
Thursday June 09, 2016 @12:22PM Maru OS Exits Private Beta, Lets You Use an Android Phone As a Linux Desktop
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:18AM Google Matches Apple's Plan To Give Developers A Bigger Cut of The Revenue
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:34PM Crazy Patent Troll Suing Devs For Posting Apps To Google Play
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:55PM Firefox 47 Arrives With Synced Tabs Sidebar, Better YouTube Playback
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @04:35PM Report: People Are Spending Much Less Time On Social Media
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:56PM BlackBerry Really Struggling In Android Market
Thursday June 02, 2016 @10:38AM Expect Substantial Slowdown In Smartphone Shipment: IDC
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @06:38PM Sundar Pichai Says Google Will Be 'More Opinionated' About Nexus Design
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @02:06PM Police Are Filing Warrants For Android's Vast Store Of Location Data
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @02:01AM Microsoft Sells 1,500 Patents To Xiaomi To Build 'Long-Term Partnership'
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @11:54PM Sirin Labs Launches Solarin, a $14,000 Privacy-Focused Smartphone
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @04:55PM Nearly 1 In 4 People Abandon Mobile Apps After Only One Use
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @12:13AM Microsoft Will Stop Spamming Android Users With Office Ads In The Notification Tray
Saturday May 28, 2016 @01:30PM Op-ed: Oracle Attorney Says Google's Court Victory Might Kill the GPL
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:26AM Slashdot Asks: Would You Pay For Android Updates?
Thursday May 26, 2016 @04:30PM Android Is 'Fair Use' As Google Beats Oracle In $9 Billion Lawsuit
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:04PM Google Built an Escape Room, Making People Use Its Apps To Get Out
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @03:34PM Google To Bring Official Android Support To the Raspberry Pi 3
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @03:04PM Google Steps Up Pressure on Partners Tardy in Updating Android
Monday May 23, 2016 @03:58PM Google's 'Science Journal' App Turns Your Android Device Into A Laboratory
Monday May 23, 2016 @01:34PM Google Plans To Bring Password-Free Logins To Android Apps By Year-End
Sunday May 22, 2016 @03:35PM Rovio's Desperate Push For 'Angry Birds' Movie
Friday May 20, 2016 @10:32AM Declaring Code Is Not Code, Says Larry Page
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:23PM Humanoid 'Pepper' Robot Needs US Android Programmers
Thursday May 19, 2016 @02:44PM Google Play Store and Over a Million Android Apps Coming To Chromebooks
Thursday May 19, 2016 @02:18AM Android Wear 2.0 Gets A Keyboard, Standalone Apps, Activity Recognition, New UI
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @06:26PM Google's Tensor Processing Unit Could Advance Moore's Law 7 Years Into The Future
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @05:46PM Google Turns Firebase Into Its Unified Platform For Mobile Developers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @04:57PM Google Announces New Virtual Reality Platform 'Daydream'
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @02:55PM Google Announces Allo, Duo, Stable Android N Preview, Instant Apps
Monday May 16, 2016 @11:49AM Google Releases Spaces Group-Sharing App On Android, iOS, and Desktop
Saturday May 14, 2016 @07:50PM Oracle V. Google Being Decided By Clueless Judge and Jury
Friday May 13, 2016 @02:22PM Fitness App Runkeeper Secretly Tracks Users At All Times, Sends Data to Advertisers
Thursday May 12, 2016 @06:29PM Google Launches 'Gboard' Keyboard For iOS, Featuring Built-In Google Search
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @02:16PM Latest Update to ES File Explorer Android App Brings Adware To Your Lockscreen
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:21PM Google News Will Now Highlight Local News Sources For Major Stories
Monday May 09, 2016 @03:44PM Opera Launches 'Free And Unlimited' VPN App For iOS
Thursday May 05, 2016 @10:21AM Old Qualcomm Vulnerability Exposes Android User Data
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @07:20PM Sneaky Android Malware Makes Its Way on the Google Play Store, Again
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @06:16PM Microsoft Overhauls SharePoint To Compete With Slack In The Mobile Era
Monday April 25, 2016 @06:41PM Symantec: Cruz and Kasich Campaign Apps May Expose Sensitive Data
Monday April 25, 2016 @12:04PM Active Drive-By Exploits Critical Android Bugs, Care Of Hacking Team
Monday April 25, 2016 @11:43AM Ransomware Discovered That Infects Android Devices Without Any User Interaction
Monday April 25, 2016 @07:27AM Google Appears To Be Working On Bringing Android Apps to Chrome OS
Monday April 25, 2016 @04:39AM Chrome OS Hidden Feature Reveals Upcoming Support for Android Apps
Saturday April 23, 2016 @10:40AM The Android Administration: Google's Relationship With the Obama White House
Friday April 22, 2016 @06:47PM Over 1 Million People Use Tor To Check Facebook Anonymously Each Month
Thursday April 21, 2016 @12:19PM Microsoft Translator App For Android Can Now Translate Text In a Photo
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @05:19PM Viber Update Brings End-To-End Encryption and Hidden Chats
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @04:16PM Cheaper Vizio 4K TVs With Built-in Google Cast Are Here
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @02:44PM Google Scans 6B Apps, 400M Devices Each Day; Says 30% of Android Devices Don't Get Regular Patches
Monday April 18, 2016 @07:18PM Smart Mattress With Lover Detection System Will Track Your Partner's Infidelities
Sunday April 17, 2016 @03:15PM Google's Android N OS Will Support Pressure-Sensitive Screens
Saturday April 16, 2016 @07:35PM Six-Hour Meeting Friday Fails to End Oracle/Google Lawsuit
Friday April 15, 2016 @07:56PM Sharp Unveils Cute Robot Phone At A Not-So-Cute $1,800 Price
Friday April 15, 2016 @03:10PM Google Updates Chrome Web Store Policy, Requires Devs To Be More Transparent About User Data
Friday April 15, 2016 @02:45PM Google Play Music To Add Podcast Support on April 18, Says Report
Friday April 15, 2016 @01:58PM Apple Considering Google-Like 'Paid Search' On App Store
Thursday April 14, 2016 @06:22PM Google Launches Customizable 'Live Cases' For Nexus Devices
Thursday April 14, 2016 @06:03PM GoPro Announces Third-Party Developer Program With Over 100 Partners
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @04:25PM Google Calendar Celebrates 10th Birthday With New Goals Feature
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @03:19PM Google Releases Android N Developer Preview 2
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @11:31AM USB Exploit Can Bypass Locked Samsung Galaxy Devices, Start Calls,Send SMS Texts
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @09:52AM Google Introduces Voice Access To Make Android More Accommodating For People With Disabilities
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @08:28AM HTC 10 With 5.2-inch QHD Display, Snapdragon 820 SoC, 12MP Camera Launched at $699
Monday April 11, 2016 @07:12PM Google Developers Create API For Direct USB Access Via Web Pages
Sunday April 10, 2016 @07:07PM Academics Claim Google Android 2FA Is Breakable
Saturday April 09, 2016 @11:19AM Variation in Depiction of Same Emoji on Different Platforms Can Lead To Miscommunication
Saturday April 09, 2016 @06:43AM Android Malware Discovered in 100 Apps on Google Play Store
Friday April 08, 2016 @01:35PM Anywhere Computing Makes 2FA Insecure On iOS and Android
Thursday April 07, 2016 @06:28PM Google Launches Android Studio 2.0 With Instant Run, Faster Android Emulator, and Cloud Test Lab
Thursday April 07, 2016 @05:24PM Google May Adopt Apple's Swift Programming Language For Android, Says Report
Thursday April 07, 2016 @11:09AM LG G5 Gets a High 8/10 Repairability Score
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @06:20PM Magic Kinder Android App Lets Strangers Send Images, Videos To Your Kids
Monday April 04, 2016 @04:53PM Taliban App's Publication Points To Holes In Google's App Review Process
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:57AM BlackBerry Makes Privacy and Control Subscription in BBM Free
Saturday April 02, 2016 @04:21PM Mozilla Co-Founder's Ad-blocking Brave Browser Will Pay You Bitcoin To See Ads
Friday April 01, 2016 @07:05PM $40 Hardware Is Enough To Hack $28,000 Police Drones From 2km Away
Friday April 01, 2016 @05:51PM Windows 10 Anniversary Update Will Bring Android Notifications To Your PC
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @07:35PM Feds Used 1789 Law To Force Apple, Google To Unlock Phones 63 Times
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @04:45PM AT&T Looks To Sell Cyanogen-Powered ZTE Phone To Snub Google
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @03:08PM ACLU Shows How the Apple-FBI Fight Was About Much More Than One Phone
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:54PM Company Creates Gun That Looks Like a Cellphone
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @07:49AM Chinese QQ Browser Caught Sending User Data To Its Servers
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @02:36AM Oracle Seeks $9.3 Billion For Google's Use Of Java In Android
Monday March 28, 2016 @11:43AM Security Flaw In Truecaller Android App Exposes Data of Millions of Users
Friday March 25, 2016 @05:22PM Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Bitmoji Maker Bitstrips For $100 Million
Thursday March 24, 2016 @12:44PM Sony Is Bringing PlayStation Games To iOS and Android Devices
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:39PM Google Opens Access To Its Speech Recognition API, Going Head To Head With Nuance
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @04:11PM Major US Carriers Open Free Calls And Texts To Brussels
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @10:58AM Vizio's New TVs Sport Google Cast, HDR and Android Tablets
Monday March 21, 2016 @10:46PM CodeWeavers CrossOver Can Now Run Steam On Android Remix
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:37PM Could You Fall In Love With This Robot?
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:13PM FTC Warns Android App Developers About Use of Audio-Tracking Code
Friday March 18, 2016 @08:20PM Is $699 Too Much For a 13.3-inch Android E-ink Reader?
Friday March 18, 2016 @06:07PM More Devs Now Use OS X Than Linux, Says Survey
Friday March 18, 2016 @01:16PM Microsoft Tries Hard To Play Nice With Open Source, But There's an Elephant In the Room
Friday March 18, 2016 @11:47AM US Government Pushed Many Tech Firms To Hand Over Source Code
Thursday March 17, 2016 @03:12PM Microsoft Finally Rolls Out Windows 10 Mobile To Older Phones
Thursday March 17, 2016 @02:16PM Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up For Sale In Robotics Retreat
Thursday March 17, 2016 @12:17PM Millions of Android Devices Vulnerable To New Stagefright Exploit
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:49AM CyanogenMod 13.0 Release 1 Released
Monday March 14, 2016 @01:50PM Google Loses Anti-Monopoly Appeal In Russia Over Android Bundling
Saturday March 12, 2016 @07:28PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin From Users
Saturday March 12, 2016 @02:19PM Hotel Experience With Android Lightswitches
Saturday March 12, 2016 @11:56AM The Source of All Major Android Banking Trojans Just Got Updated To V2
Saturday March 12, 2016 @04:36AM The Source of all Major Android Banking Trojans Just Got Updated to v2
Friday March 11, 2016 @05:14AM Android Banking Trojan Masquerades As Flash Player, Circumvents 2FA
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @05:29PM Google Launches Android N Developer Preview And Beta Program
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @01:14AM Brazilian Coders Are Pioneering the First Cross-OS Malware Using JAR Files
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:12AM Amazon Backpedals On Encryption, But Fire "Still Sucks"
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @06:30PM Google Is Testing Voice-Activated Payment App, Hands Free
Monday February 29, 2016 @10:55AM WhatsApp To End Support For BlackBerry, Nokia, and Other Older Operating Systems
Friday February 26, 2016 @12:56PM Porn-Clicker Android Malware Hits Google Play Hard
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @04:52PM Microsoft To Acquire Xamarin
Monday February 22, 2016 @02:47PM Samsung Unveils Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge and Gear 360 VR Camera
Sunday February 21, 2016 @05:07PM US Banks To Test ATMs Which Accept Your Smartphone Instead Of Cards
Sunday February 21, 2016 @01:03PM LG G5 Unveiled: 5.3" QHD Display, Snapdragon 820, Modular Magic Slot Expansion
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:23AM 3-in-1 Android Malware Acts As Ransomware, Banking Trojan and Info Thief
Thursday February 18, 2016 @02:23PM Apple Announces New Trade Up With Installments Program
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @10:26PM Google CEO Finally Chimes In On FBI Encryption Case, Says He Agrees With Apple
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @05:54PM Edward Snowden Calls For Google To Side With Apple On Encryption Debate
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @05:25PM New Google Data Shows Dangers of Third-Party App Stores
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @03:19PM Twitter Rolls Out GIF Button
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @11:12AM Ringing Bells' India-Only Android Phone To Run About $4
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @10:03PM Mattel Unveils $300 3D Printer