Slashdot Items Tagged "android"

Date / Time Story
Thursday February 04, 2016 @06:38PM Samsung's AdBlock Fast Removed From the Play Store
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @01:45PM Microsoft To Acquire SwiftKey Predictive Keyboard Technology Company For $250M
Monday February 01, 2016 @10:23PM Google To Take 'Apple-Like' Control Over Nexus Phones
Sunday January 31, 2016 @04:37PM LG G3 'Snap' Vulnerability Leaves Owners At Risk of Data Theft
Friday January 29, 2016 @11:39AM Microsoft's Windows Phone Platform Is Dead
Wednesday January 27, 2016 @12:29PM Android Ransomware Threatens to Share Your Browsing History With Your Friends
Thursday January 07, 2016 @05:57PM Android-Based Smart TVs Aren't That Smart When You Install Malware on Them
Saturday December 05, 2015 @07:02PM Hackers Get Lazy, Build Trojan on Top of Android Rooting Utility
Thursday November 26, 2015 @08:53AM Even the Dumbest Ransomware Is Almost Unremovable On Smart TVs
Thursday November 19, 2015 @06:29PM Exploit Vendor Publishes Prices for Zero-Day Vulnerabilities
Tuesday November 17, 2015 @12:52PM Microsoft's Plan To Port Android Apps To Windows Proves Too Complex
Thursday November 12, 2015 @02:51PM New Android Phones Hijackable With Chrome Exploit
Thursday November 05, 2015 @12:50PM First Remote-Access Trojan That Can Target Android, Linux, Mac and Windows
Saturday October 31, 2015 @11:02PM Hacking Jules Coaxes Android Wear To Run Nintendo 64 and PSP Emulators
Monday October 19, 2015 @11:24AM LTE 4G Networks Put Androids at Risk of Overbilling and Phone Number Spoofing
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:37AM Radio Waves Can Be Used to Hijack Androids and iPhones via Siri and Google Now
Friday October 09, 2015 @06:18AM Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve
Friday October 02, 2015 @11:44PM Samsung Decides Not To Patch Kernel Vulnerabilities In Some S4 Smartphones
Thursday October 01, 2015 @09:38AM Stagefright 2.0 Vulnerabilities Affect 1 Billion Android Devices
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:02PM Google Shows Off 2 New Nexus Phones, a New Pixel, and More
Saturday September 26, 2015 @09:38AM FTC Begins Investigating Google For Antitrust Violations Over "Home Screen Advantage"
Saturday September 19, 2015 @02:44PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do About Android Malware?
Thursday September 17, 2015 @12:48PM Apple's First Android App, Move To iOS, Is Getting Killed With One-Star Reviews
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:45AM Android Lollipop Can Be Hacked With Very Long Password
Thursday September 17, 2015 @07:58AM iPad Mini-Style Specs, On the Cheap, In Android-Based ASUS ZenPad S 8.0
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @10:17AM Porn-themed Android Ransomware Takes Your Picture Before Asking For Money
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @03:29PM Smartphone Malware Planted In Popular Apps Pre-sale
Thursday August 27, 2015 @02:39PM Former Apple CEO Creates an iPhone Competitor
Thursday August 27, 2015 @07:40AM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @11:28AM Many Android Users Susceptible To Plug-In Exploit -- And Many Of Them Have It
Sunday August 23, 2015 @05:47PM Samsung May Release an 18" Tablet
Sunday August 23, 2015 @09:49AM Google Relaxes Handset Makers' Requirements for "Must-Include" Android Apps
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @07:39AM Severe Deserialization Vulnerabilities Found In Android, 3rd Party Android SDKs
Monday August 10, 2015 @07:07AM Cortana Can Now Replace Google Now On Android Devices
Sunday August 09, 2015 @12:53PM Ask Slashdot: How To Safely Use Older Android Phones?
Saturday August 01, 2015 @05:30PM Samsung Woos Developers As It Eyes Tizen Expansion Beyond Smartphones
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:34PM GasBuddy Has a New Privacy Policy (Spoiler: Not As Customer Friendly)
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @07:58AM OnePlus Announces OnePlus 2 'Flagship Killer' Android Phone With OxygenOS
Friday July 24, 2015 @07:17PM The Android L Update For Nvidia Shield Portable Removes Features
Saturday July 18, 2015 @08:44AM A Quick Leak, As Microsoft Tests the Waters For Cortana On Android
Friday July 17, 2015 @04:54PM Meet "London," Marshall's First Android Smartphone
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:25AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Cloud Data Encrypted Without Cross-Platform Pain?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @10:30AM LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada?
Sunday May 31, 2015 @05:13PM An Early Look At Android M's Multi-Window Mode For Tablets
Saturday May 30, 2015 @09:38AM NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Reviewed: Gaming and Possibly the Ultimate 4K Streamer
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:54PM Android M Arrives In Q3: Native Fingerprint Support, Android Pay, 'Doze' Mode
Thursday May 28, 2015 @01:38PM Android M To Embrace USB Type-C and MIDI
Thursday May 28, 2015 @08:06AM The Tricky Road Ahead For Android Gets Even Trickier
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @11:45AM Hyundai Now Offers an Android Car, Even For Current Owners
Friday May 22, 2015 @10:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Friday May 01, 2015 @05:56PM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Friday April 17, 2015 @09:17PM Google Adds Handwriting Input To Android
Friday April 10, 2015 @06:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:47AM Popular Android Package Uses Just XOR -- and That's Not the Worst Part
Saturday April 04, 2015 @06:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Thursday April 02, 2015 @08:20PM Android malware drops but there are still nearly 10 million affected devices
Thursday April 02, 2015 @02:47PM Visual Studio 2015 Can Target Linux; Android Apps Anywhere Chrome Can Run
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @11:15PM Apple May Start Accepting Android Phones As Trade-Ins
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @08:05PM Google 'Experts' To Screen Android Apps For Banned Content
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @05:41PM Google, Developers Demo Impressive Gaming and VR Apps For Project Tango Tablet
Monday March 09, 2015 @05:51PM Google Announces Android 5.1
Saturday February 21, 2015 @02:16PM Antitrust Case Against Google Thrown Out of SF Court
Thursday February 19, 2015 @11:30AM New Android Trojan Fakes Device Shut Down, Spies On Users
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @08:49AM EU Parliament Blocks Outlook Apps For Members Over Privacy Concerns
Thursday February 05, 2015 @01:51PM Facebook Brings React Native To Native Mobile Development
Tuesday January 20, 2015 @09:31AM Could Tizen be the next Android?
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:56AM Ask Slashdot: Can I Trust Android Rooting Tools?
Saturday January 17, 2015 @11:31PM The Free Educational Software GCompris Comes To Android
Monday January 12, 2015 @11:32AM Google Throws Microsoft Under Bus, Then Won't Patch Android Flaw
Sunday December 28, 2014 @11:18PM Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users
Thursday December 25, 2014 @12:07PM Nokia's Back In the Tablet Business, With the Android Lollipop-Based N1
Thursday December 11, 2014 @04:28PM $35 Quad-core Hacker SBC Offers Raspberry Pi-like Size and I/O
Saturday November 29, 2014 @07:06PM A Rift In OnePlus, Cyanogen Relationship
Saturday November 22, 2014 @12:56AM Some Early Nexus 6 Units Returned Over Startup Bug
Friday November 21, 2014 @10:45PM Indian Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Snub Android One Phones
Wednesday November 19, 2014 @02:28PM Jolla's tablet will be able to run Linux and Android apps
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @10:58AM NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet Android Lollipop Update Performance Explored
Sunday November 16, 2014 @05:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Sunday November 16, 2014 @12:14AM Visual Studio 2015 Supports CLANG and Android (Emulator Included)
Thursday November 13, 2014 @01:16PM Nvidia Shield Tablet Gets Android Lollipop Update, Half Life 2 EP1 and GRID
Thursday November 13, 2014 @11:42AM Popular Smartphones Hacked At Mobile Pwn2Own 2014
Thursday November 13, 2014 @10:35AM Android 5.0 'Lollipop' vs. iOS 8: More Similar Than Ever
Saturday November 08, 2014 @07:15AM Start-Up Vsenn Emerges From Stealth With Project Ara Modular Phone Competitor
Thursday November 06, 2014 @05:45PM Microsoft Makes Office Mobile Editing Free As in Freemium
Wednesday November 05, 2014 @08:47AM Android 5.0 Makes SD Cards Great Again
Thursday October 30, 2014 @07:23AM Lenovo Completes Motorola Deal
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @08:25AM Delivering Malicious Android Apps Hidden In Image Files
Monday October 20, 2014 @03:47PM Microsoft Gearing Up To Release a Smartwatch of Its Own
Friday September 26, 2014 @05:47PM Ask Slashdot: Swift Or Objective-C As New iOS Developer's 1st Language?
Thursday September 25, 2014 @01:22AM Amazon Instant Video Now Available On Android
Friday September 19, 2014 @09:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Monday September 15, 2014 @07:30AM Google's Android One initiative launches in India with three $100 phones
Thursday September 11, 2014 @07:50PM Chrome OS Can Now Run Android Apps With No Porting Required
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @09:03AM European Commission Reopens Google Antitrust Investigation
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @06:52AM Firefox 32 Arrives With New HTTP Cache, Public Key Pinning Support
Friday August 29, 2014 @07:07PM MIPS Tempts Hackers With Raspbery Pi-like Dev Board
Friday August 22, 2014 @07:10PM Virtual Machine Brings X86 Linux Apps To ARMv7 Devices
Friday August 22, 2014 @04:22PM Apple CarPlay Rollout Delayed By Some Carmakers
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @10:12AM Android Motorcycle Helmet/HUD Gains Funding
Sunday August 10, 2014 @11:30AM Silent Circle's Blackphone Exploited at Def Con
Saturday August 09, 2014 @05:00PM F-Secure: Xiaomi Smartphones Do Secretly Steal Your Data
Thursday August 07, 2014 @04:53PM Google Fit Preview SDK Arrives For Android Developers
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @01:16PM Xiaomi Arrives As Top Smartphone Seller In China
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @07:05PM Google, Linaro Develop Custom Android Edition For Project Ara
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @10:24AM Google, Linaro develop custom Android edition for Project Ara
Sunday July 27, 2014 @10:55PM Popular Android Apps Full of Bugs: Researchers Blame Recycling of Code
Sunday July 27, 2014 @12:28AM Do Apple and Google Sabotage Older Phones? What the Graphs Don't Show
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @09:26AM NVIDIA Launches Tegra K1-Based SHIELD Tablet, Wireless Controller
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @02:22PM All Web Developers Should Have Access to a Device Lab (Video)
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @01:26PM Project Tango is Giving Mobile Devices a Sense of Space and Motion (Video)
Saturday June 28, 2014 @01:41PM KeyStore Vulnerability Affects 86% of Android Devices
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @12:09PM Google I/O 2014 Begins [updated]
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @01:39PM First Phone Out of Microsoft-Nokia -- and It's an Android
Friday June 20, 2014 @06:38AM Malware Posing As Official Google Play Store Evades Most Security Checks
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @08:38AM Amazon's Android Appstore Coming To BlackBerry
Monday June 16, 2014 @03:34PM B&N Nook Successfully Opened
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:43PM Cyanogen Mod Goes Commercial To Make "Available On Everything, To Everyone"
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:42PM Android 4.3 Based CyanogenMod 10.2 Nightlies Arrive
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:42PM Meet Focal, the New Camera App For CyanogenMod
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:40PM CyanogenMod Domain Hijacked
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:37PM Alternative Android Market To House Banned Apps
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:36PM CyanogenMod Shows Off Android On the HP TouchPad
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @03:34PM HTC To Unlock Smartphones' Bootloader
Monday June 09, 2014 @03:13PM Android Kinect Projector Interface
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @11:49AM Apple Says Many Users 'Bought an Android Phone By Mistake'
Sunday June 01, 2014 @01:28PM HP (Re-)Announces a 14" Android Laptop
Sunday May 25, 2014 @03:05PM HP Delivers a Big-Name, 7-inch Android Tablet For $100: Comes With Compromises
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @10:41AM Android iBanking Malware Still Fetches $5,000
Sunday May 18, 2014 @11:17PM Ouya's Unsung Strength: Multiplayer For Parties
Thursday May 15, 2014 @04:14PM Apple's Revenge: iMessage Might Eat Your Texts If You Switch To Android
Thursday May 15, 2014 @11:18AM Unlock Your Android Phone With Open Source Wearable NFC
Saturday April 19, 2014 @02:32PM Google's New Camera App Simulates Shallow Depth of Field
Sunday April 06, 2014 @08:05PM The Verge: Google Is Working on a TV Box Of Its Own
Monday March 31, 2014 @07:51PM Intel Upgrades MinnowBoard: Baytrail CPU, Nearly Halves Price To $99
Thursday March 27, 2014 @12:16PM Russian Officials Dump iPads For Samsung Tablets Over Spy Fears
Saturday March 22, 2014 @05:53PM One Billion Android Devices Open To Privilege Escalation
Monday March 10, 2014 @09:07PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Prepare For the Theft of My Android Phone?
Sunday March 09, 2014 @08:41AM Google Blocking Asus's Android-Windows "Duet"?
Monday March 03, 2014 @07:37PM Android Beats iOS As the Top Tablet OS
Thursday February 27, 2014 @01:09PM Sundar Pichai: Android Designed For Openness; Security a Lower Priority
Sunday February 23, 2014 @01:52PM Amazon To Put Android In Set-top Box To Compete With Apple, Roku
Friday February 21, 2014 @01:15PM Source Code for Android iBanking Bot Appears On Underground Forum
Thursday February 20, 2014 @05:42PM Drive-by Android Malware Exploits Unpatchable Vulnerability
Thursday February 13, 2014 @12:08PM Google Apps License Forbids Forking, Promotes Google Services
Thursday February 13, 2014 @08:52AM Nokia Turns To Android To Regain Share In Emerging Markets
Wednesday February 12, 2014 @12:33PM Ask Slashdot: Local Sync Options For Android Mobile To PC?
Sunday February 09, 2014 @09:51PM Wine On Android Starts Allowing Windows Binaries On Android/ARM
Thursday January 30, 2014 @01:27PM The App That Tracks Who's Tracking You
Thursday January 30, 2014 @10:59AM Google's Motorola Adventure: Stinging Defeat, Or Semi-Victory?
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @12:31PM Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages?
Thursday January 23, 2014 @05:20PM Google Charging OEMs Licensing Fees For Play Store
Wednesday January 15, 2014 @10:26AM Phil Zimmerman Launching Secure "Blackphone"
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @10:20AM Nvidia Announces 192-Core Tegra K1 Chips, Bets On Android
Thursday January 02, 2014 @11:53AM Ask Slashdot: Best App For Android For Remote Access To Mac Or PC?
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @12:05PM NVIDIA Tegra Note 7 Tested, Fastest Android 4.3 Slate Under $200
Sunday December 29, 2013 @08:54PM PC Plus Packs Windows and Android Into Same Machine
Friday December 27, 2013 @10:57AM PC makers plan rebellion against Microsoft at CES
Tuesday December 24, 2013 @08:48AM LinuxDevices Content Returns To the Web
Wednesday December 18, 2013 @12:17AM Chat with Microsoft Beat Journalist Preston Gralla (Video)
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @02:17PM Datawind Not Blowing Smoke: $38 Tablet Coming To the US
Wednesday December 11, 2013 @12:17PM Nokia Still Experimenting With Android Smartphone
Thursday November 28, 2013 @08:53AM CyanogenMod Installer Removed From Google Play Store
Wednesday November 27, 2013 @02:58PM A 'Smart' Bathroom Mirror Powered by Android (Video)
Tuesday November 19, 2013 @12:39PM 1.2% of Apps On Google Play Are Repackaged To Deliver Ads, Collect Info
Sunday November 17, 2013 @07:47PM Ars Checks Out CyanogenMod's New Installer
Saturday November 09, 2013 @08:31AM CyanogenMod Powered Oppo N1 Will Be Released In December
Friday November 08, 2013 @07:05PM Nexus 5 With Android 4.4 and Snapdragon 800 Challenges Apple A7 In Benchmarks
Thursday November 07, 2013 @09:33AM Protect Your Android Phone By Killing All Its Crapware
Saturday November 02, 2013 @03:41PM Google Attacks Microsoft Again: Android 4.4 Ships With Quickoffice
Saturday November 02, 2013 @12:19PM CyanogenMod 10.2 M1 Released
Thursday October 31, 2013 @02:03PM Android KitKat Released
Monday October 14, 2013 @05:51PM Java Spec Compatibility Weakened Android's TLS Encryption
Friday October 11, 2013 @09:28AM Google: Android Malware Infections Literally One-In-A-Million
Thursday October 10, 2013 @04:35PM PengPod Crowdfunding a Tablet Made With OS-Switching In Mind
Thursday October 10, 2013 @01:12PM Lenovo Shows Android Laptop In Leaked User Manuals
Thursday October 10, 2013 @12:19PM Lenovo Shows Android Laptop In Leaked User Manuals
Wednesday October 09, 2013 @02:55PM Samsung Creates Phone With Curved Display
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @12:00PM Samsung Fudging Benchmarks Again On Galaxy Note 3
Wednesday September 25, 2013 @11:26AM Amazon Launches Kindle Fire HDX Tablets
Saturday September 14, 2013 @12:37PM Nokia Had an Android Phone In Development
Wednesday September 04, 2013 @09:21AM NSA-resistant Android App 'Burns' Sensitive Messages
Monday September 02, 2013 @08:17PM Google Play Services Supplants Android As Google's "Platform"
Thursday August 15, 2013 @12:26PM Google Admits Bitcoin Thieves Exploited Android Crypto PRNG Flaw
Thursday August 15, 2013 @12:03PM Google admits Bitcoin thieves exploited Android crypto PRNG flaw
Saturday August 10, 2013 @03:31PM Google Posts Images, Binaries For New Nexus 7
Thursday August 08, 2013 @10:51AM NVIDIA Open Sources SHIELD's Operating System
Thursday August 01, 2013 @09:13AM With Microsoft Office on Android, Has Linus Torvalds Won?
Sunday July 28, 2013 @05:00PM Steve "CyanogenMod" Kondik Contemplates The Death of Root On Android
Sunday July 28, 2013 @12:32AM Tim Cook May Not Know Why, But Samsung Is Winning in China
Friday July 26, 2013 @07:32PM Google Chromecast Reviewed; Google Nixes Netflix Discount
Friday July 26, 2013 @12:14PM FSF Launches Fundraiser For Replicant
Friday July 26, 2013 @07:56AM FSF launches fundraising program for Replicant, the fully free Android-based mob
Thursday July 25, 2013 @08:29AM Android Master Key Attacks Begin
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @11:57AM Google Announces Android 4.3, Netflix, New Nexus 7, and Q Successor Chromecast
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @09:18AM Updated Google Nexus 7 Tablet Revealed Hours Before Official Launch [VIDEO]
Wednesday July 24, 2013 @07:23AM First Apps Targeting Android Key Vulnerability Found in the Wild
Friday July 19, 2013 @08:14PM Google Is Bringing Chrome Remote Desktop App To Android
Thursday July 18, 2013 @07:42AM New Android Eyewear Wants To Compete With Google Glass
Sunday July 14, 2013 @12:20PM Moto X Demo Video Reveals Google's Android Superphone
Thursday July 11, 2013 @08:04AM Android Master Key Vulnerability Checker Now Live