Slashdot Items Tagged "android"

Date / Time Story
Thursday October 08, 2015 @06:48PM Google Helped Cause the Mysterious Increase In 911 Calls SF Asked It To Solve
Monday October 05, 2015 @01:29PM CodeWeavers To Release CrossOver For Android To Run Windows Programs
Saturday October 03, 2015 @12:44AM Samsung Decides Not To Patch Kernel Vulnerabilities In Some S4 Smartphones
Thursday October 01, 2015 @10:38AM Stagefright 2.0 Vulnerabilities Affect 1 Billion Android Devices
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:02PM Google Shows Off 2 New Nexus Phones, a New Pixel, and More
Saturday September 26, 2015 @10:38AM FTC Begins Investigating Google For Antitrust Violations Over "Home Screen Advantage"
Friday September 25, 2015 @02:17PM BlackBerry Launches Android Smartphone
Saturday September 19, 2015 @03:44PM Ask Slashdot: What To Do About Android Malware?
Thursday September 17, 2015 @01:48PM Apple's First Android App, Move To iOS, Is Getting Killed With One-Star Reviews
Thursday September 17, 2015 @09:45AM Android Lollipop Can Be Hacked With Very Long Password
Thursday September 17, 2015 @08:58AM iPad Mini-Style Specs, On the Cheap, In Android-Based ASUS ZenPad S 8.0
Wednesday September 16, 2015 @06:50PM Apple's First Android App Makes It Easy To Move To iOS
Thursday September 10, 2015 @05:18PM Google's Android Pay Mobile Payments Service Arrives In US
Wednesday September 09, 2015 @12:41PM Adblock Plus Returns To Android and Arrives On iPhone For First Time
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:17AM Porn-themed Android Ransomware Takes Your Picture Before Asking For Money
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @04:29PM Smartphone Malware Planted In Popular Apps Pre-sale
Thursday August 27, 2015 @03:39PM Former Apple CEO Creates an iPhone Competitor
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:40AM Since-Pulled Cyanogen Update For Oneplus Changes Default Home Page To Bing
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @12:28PM Many Android Users Susceptible To Plug-In Exploit -- And Many Of Them Have It
Sunday August 23, 2015 @06:47PM Samsung May Release an 18" Tablet
Sunday August 23, 2015 @10:49AM Google Relaxes Handset Makers' Requirements for "Must-Include" Android Apps
Wednesday August 19, 2015 @03:54PM Google Targets Low-Cost Android One Phone At African Markets
Monday August 17, 2015 @02:36PM Android M's Official Name Is Marshmallow
Thursday August 13, 2015 @06:27PM Oracle: Google Has "Destroyed" the Market For Java
Thursday August 13, 2015 @06:12PM Stagefright Patch Incomplete and Zero Day in Android Google Admin App Found
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @08:39AM Severe Deserialization Vulnerabilities Found In Android, 3rd Party Android SDKs
Monday August 10, 2015 @08:07AM Cortana Can Now Replace Google Now On Android Devices
Sunday August 09, 2015 @01:53PM Ask Slashdot: How To Safely Use Older Android Phones?
Thursday August 06, 2015 @06:46PM Zimperium Releases Stagefright Detection Tool and Vulnerability Demo Video
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @01:22PM Samsung To Push Monthly Over-the-Air Security Updates For Android
Saturday August 01, 2015 @06:30PM Samsung Woos Developers As It Eyes Tizen Expansion Beyond Smartphones
Friday July 31, 2015 @07:34PM GasBuddy Has a New Privacy Policy (Spoiler: Not As Customer Friendly)
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @08:58AM OnePlus Announces OnePlus 2 'Flagship Killer' Android Phone With OxygenOS
Monday July 27, 2015 @04:22PM 950 Million Android Phones Can Be Hijacked By Malicious Text Messages
Friday July 24, 2015 @08:17PM The Android L Update For Nvidia Shield Portable Removes Features
Saturday July 18, 2015 @09:44AM A Quick Leak, As Microsoft Tests the Waters For Cortana On Android
Friday July 17, 2015 @05:54PM Meet "London," Marshall's First Android Smartphone
Wednesday July 15, 2015 @01:18PM Commodore PET Smartphone Comes Loaded With C64 and Amiga Emulators
Thursday June 25, 2015 @06:03PM Google Asks Android Developers To Show Sensitivity To Disasters and Atrocity
Wednesday June 24, 2015 @03:10PM Microsoft Brings Office To Android Smartphones For Free
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @08:25AM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Cloud Data Encrypted Without Cross-Platform Pain?
Friday June 12, 2015 @12:37AM Is BlackBerry Launching an Android Phone?
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @11:30AM LG Arbitrarily Denying Android Lollipop Update To the G2 In Canada?
Sunday May 31, 2015 @06:13PM An Early Look At Android M's Multi-Window Mode For Tablets
Saturday May 30, 2015 @10:38AM NVIDIA SHIELD Android TV Reviewed: Gaming and Possibly the Ultimate 4K Streamer
Thursday May 28, 2015 @03:54PM Android M Arrives In Q3: Native Fingerprint Support, Android Pay, 'Doze' Mode
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:38PM Android M To Embrace USB Type-C and MIDI
Thursday May 28, 2015 @09:06AM The Tricky Road Ahead For Android Gets Even Trickier
Wednesday May 27, 2015 @05:31PM GM To Offer Apple CarPlay and Android Auto API In Most 2016 Vehicles
Tuesday May 26, 2015 @12:45PM Hyundai Now Offers an Android Car, Even For Current Owners
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:37PM Factory Reset On Millions of Android Devices Doesn't Wipe Storage
Monday May 04, 2015 @05:26PM Researchers Detect Android Apps That Connect to User Tracking and Ad Sites
Friday May 01, 2015 @06:56PM Android and iOS App Porting Will Not Be Available At Windows 10 Launch
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @05:49PM LG G4 and Qualcomm's Snapdragon 808 Benchmarked
Wednesday April 29, 2015 @03:15PM Windows 10 Can Run Reworked Android and iOS Apps
Monday April 27, 2015 @08:03AM Google Officially Discontinues Nexus 7 Tablet
Monday April 20, 2015 @10:57AM Broken Beer Bottle Battle In Debate Over Merits of Android Over iPhone
Friday April 17, 2015 @10:17PM Google Adds Handwriting Input To Android
Friday April 10, 2015 @07:32PM Google Lollipop Bricking Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 Devices
Monday April 06, 2015 @12:47PM Popular Android Package Uses Just XOR -- and That's Not the Worst Part
Saturday April 04, 2015 @07:31PM Forking Away: OnePlus Introduces Android-Based OxygenOS
Thursday April 02, 2015 @09:20PM Android malware drops but there are still nearly 10 million affected devices
Thursday April 02, 2015 @03:47PM Visual Studio 2015 Can Target Linux; Android Apps Anywhere Chrome Can Run
Monday March 23, 2015 @11:33AM Android's Smart Lock Won't Ask You For a Password Until You Set Your Phone Down
Thursday March 19, 2015 @12:15AM Apple May Start Accepting Android Phones As Trade-Ins
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @09:05PM Google 'Experts' To Screen Android Apps For Banned Content
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @06:41PM Google, Developers Demo Impressive Gaming and VR Apps For Project Tango Tablet
Monday March 02, 2015 @06:54PM Google Prepares To Enter Wireless Market As an MVNO
Monday February 23, 2015 @12:44PM YouTube Kids Launches On Android and iOS
Saturday February 21, 2015 @03:16PM Antitrust Case Against Google Thrown Out of SF Court
Thursday February 19, 2015 @12:30PM New Android Trojan Fakes Device Shut Down, Spies On Users
Thursday February 19, 2015 @12:14AM Google Faces Anti-Trust Probe In Russia Over Android
Tuesday February 10, 2015 @09:49AM EU Parliament Blocks Outlook Apps For Members Over Privacy Concerns
Sunday February 08, 2015 @04:47AM Dell Venue 8 7000, "World's Thinnest Tablet" With Intel Moorefield Atom Reviewed
Thursday February 05, 2015 @02:51PM Facebook Brings React Native To Native Mobile Development
Wednesday February 04, 2015 @04:55PM Google Quietly Unveils Android 5.1 Lollipop
Friday January 30, 2015 @08:27AM Microsoft To Invest In Rogue Android Startup Cyanogen
Thursday January 29, 2015 @07:45PM Microsoft Launches Outlook For Android and iOS
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @07:26PM Embedded Linux Conference Hijacked by Drones
Monday January 26, 2015 @09:17AM Google Explains Why WebView Vulnerability Will Go Unpatched On Android 4.3
Sunday January 18, 2015 @11:56AM Ask Slashdot: Can I Trust Android Rooting Tools?
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:31AM The Free Educational Software GCompris Comes To Android
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:32PM Google Throws Microsoft Under Bus, Then Won't Patch Android Flaw
Wednesday January 07, 2015 @10:38PM Is Kitkat Killing Lollipop Uptake?
Monday December 29, 2014 @12:18AM Twitter Bug Locks Out Many Users
Thursday December 25, 2014 @01:07PM Nokia's Back In the Tablet Business, With the Android Lollipop-Based N1
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @02:15PM Manufacturer's Backdoor Found On Popular Chinese Android Smartphone
Thursday December 11, 2014 @05:28PM $35 Quad-core Hacker SBC Offers Raspberry Pi-like Size and I/O
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @11:13PM $35 Quad-core Hacker SBC Offers Raspberry Pi-like Size And I/O
Monday December 08, 2014 @05:29PM Google Releases Android Studio 1.0, the First Stable Version of Its IDE
Saturday November 29, 2014 @08:06PM A Rift In OnePlus, Cyanogen Relationship
Saturday November 22, 2014 @01:56AM Some Early Nexus 6 Units Returned Over Startup Bug
Friday November 21, 2014 @11:45PM Indian Brick-and-Mortar Retailers Snub Android One Phones
Wednesday November 19, 2014 @07:15PM Android Botnet Evolves, Could Pose Threat To Corporate Networks
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @11:58AM NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet Android Lollipop Update Performance Explored
Sunday November 16, 2014 @06:42PM Ars Dissects Android's Problems With Big Screens -- Including In Lollipop
Sunday November 16, 2014 @01:14AM Visual Studio 2015 Supports CLANG and Android (Emulator Included)
Thursday November 13, 2014 @02:16PM Nvidia Shield Tablet Gets Android Lollipop Update, Half Life 2 EP1 and GRID
Thursday November 13, 2014 @12:42PM Popular Smartphones Hacked At Mobile Pwn2Own 2014
Thursday November 13, 2014 @11:35AM Android 5.0 'Lollipop' vs. iOS 8: More Similar Than Ever
Monday November 10, 2014 @02:48PM Apple Releases iMessage Deregistration Utility
Saturday November 08, 2014 @08:15AM Start-Up Vsenn Emerges From Stealth With Project Ara Modular Phone Competitor
Thursday November 06, 2014 @06:45PM Microsoft Makes Office Mobile Editing Free As in Freemium
Thursday October 30, 2014 @08:23AM Lenovo Completes Motorola Deal
Tuesday October 21, 2014 @09:25AM Delivering Malicious Android Apps Hidden In Image Files
Monday October 20, 2014 @04:47PM Microsoft Gearing Up To Release a Smartwatch of Its Own
Wednesday October 15, 2014 @02:10PM Google Announces Motorola-Made Nexus 6 and HTC-Made Nexus 9
Monday September 29, 2014 @02:27PM Google To Require As Many As 20 of Its Apps Preinstalled On Android Devices
Friday September 26, 2014 @06:47PM Ask Slashdot: Swift Or Objective-C As New iOS Developer's 1st Language?
Thursday September 25, 2014 @02:22AM Amazon Instant Video Now Available On Android
Friday September 19, 2014 @10:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Friday September 12, 2014 @05:56PM Robot Operating System (ROS) to Officially Support ARM Processors
Thursday September 11, 2014 @08:50PM Chrome OS Can Now Run Android Apps With No Porting Required
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @10:03AM European Commission Reopens Google Antitrust Investigation
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @07:52AM Firefox 32 Arrives With New HTTP Cache, Public Key Pinning Support
Friday August 29, 2014 @08:07PM MIPS Tempts Hackers With Raspbery Pi-like Dev Board
Thursday August 28, 2014 @08:43PM MIPS Tempts Hackers with Raspbery Pi-like Dev Board
Friday August 22, 2014 @08:10PM Virtual Machine Brings X86 Linux Apps To ARMv7 Devices
Friday August 22, 2014 @05:22PM Apple CarPlay Rollout Delayed By Some Carmakers
Friday August 22, 2014 @02:44PM Emulator Brings x86 Linux Apps to ARM Devices
Wednesday August 13, 2014 @11:12AM Android Motorcycle Helmet/HUD Gains Funding
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @01:58PM Android Motorcycle Helmet/HUD Gains Funding
Sunday August 10, 2014 @12:30PM Silent Circle's Blackphone Exploited at Def Con
Saturday August 09, 2014 @06:00PM F-Secure: Xiaomi Smartphones Do Secretly Steal Your Data
Thursday August 07, 2014 @05:53PM Google Fit Preview SDK Arrives For Android Developers
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @02:16PM Xiaomi Arrives As Top Smartphone Seller In China
Saturday August 02, 2014 @01:39AM Microsoft Files Legal Action Against Samsung Over Android Patent Dispute
Wednesday July 30, 2014 @08:05PM Google, Linaro Develop Custom Android Edition For Project Ara
Tuesday July 29, 2014 @12:20PM $299 Android Gaming Tablet Reviewed
Sunday July 27, 2014 @11:55PM Popular Android Apps Full of Bugs: Researchers Blame Recycling of Code
Sunday July 27, 2014 @01:28AM Do Apple and Google Sabotage Older Phones? What the Graphs Don't Show
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @10:26AM NVIDIA Launches Tegra K1-Based SHIELD Tablet, Wireless Controller
Sunday July 20, 2014 @01:34PM MicroxWin Creates Linux Distribution That Runs Debian/Ubuntu & Android Apps
Sunday July 13, 2014 @08:39AM Want To Ensure Your Personal Android Data Is Truly Wiped? Turn On Encryption
Tuesday July 08, 2014 @03:22PM All Web Developers Should Have Access to a Device Lab (Video)
Monday July 07, 2014 @08:12AM Android Wear Is Here
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @06:07PM ARM Launches Juno Reference Platform For 64-bit Android Developers
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @02:26PM Project Tango is Giving Mobile Devices a Sense of Space and Motion (Video)
Saturday June 28, 2014 @02:41PM KeyStore Vulnerability Affects 86% of Android Devices
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @01:09PM Google I/O 2014 Begins [updated]
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @02:39PM First Phone Out of Microsoft-Nokia -- and It's an Android
Friday June 20, 2014 @07:38AM Malware Posing As Official Google Play Store Evades Most Security Checks
Wednesday June 18, 2014 @09:38AM Amazon's Android Appstore Coming To BlackBerry
Monday June 16, 2014 @04:34PM B&N Nook Successfully Opened
Monday June 16, 2014 @11:36AM Chinese Gov't Reveals Microsoft's Secret List of Android-Killer Patents
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:43PM Cyanogen Mod Goes Commercial To Make "Available On Everything, To Everyone"
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:42PM Android 4.3 Based CyanogenMod 10.2 Nightlies Arrive
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:42PM Meet Focal, the New Camera App For CyanogenMod
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:40PM CyanogenMod Domain Hijacked
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:37PM Alternative Android Market To House Banned Apps
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:36PM CyanogenMod Shows Off Android On the HP TouchPad
Tuesday June 10, 2014 @04:34PM HTC To Unlock Smartphones' Bootloader
Monday June 09, 2014 @04:13PM Android Kinect Projector Interface
Tuesday June 03, 2014 @12:49PM Apple Says Many Users 'Bought an Android Phone By Mistake'
Sunday June 01, 2014 @02:28PM HP (Re-)Announces a 14" Android Laptop
Sunday May 25, 2014 @04:05PM HP Delivers a Big-Name, 7-inch Android Tablet For $100: Comes With Compromises
Wednesday May 21, 2014 @11:41AM Android iBanking Malware Still Fetches $5,000
Monday May 19, 2014 @12:17AM Ouya's Unsung Strength: Multiplayer For Parties
Thursday May 15, 2014 @05:14PM Apple's Revenge: iMessage Might Eat Your Texts If You Switch To Android
Thursday May 15, 2014 @12:18PM Unlock Your Android Phone With Open Source Wearable NFC
Saturday April 19, 2014 @03:32PM Google's New Camera App Simulates Shallow Depth of Field
Sunday April 06, 2014 @09:05PM The Verge: Google Is Working on a TV Box Of Its Own
Monday March 31, 2014 @08:51PM Intel Upgrades MinnowBoard: Baytrail CPU, Nearly Halves Price To $99
Monday March 31, 2014 @01:38PM Intel Unveils Tiny $99 MinnowBoard Max Open SBC
Thursday March 27, 2014 @01:16PM Russian Officials Dump iPads For Samsung Tablets Over Spy Fears
Saturday March 22, 2014 @06:53PM One Billion Android Devices Open To Privilege Escalation
Wednesday March 12, 2014 @11:10PM Google Sued Over Children's In-App Android Purchases
Monday March 10, 2014 @10:07PM Ask Slashdot: How Can I Prepare For the Theft of My Android Phone?
Sunday March 09, 2014 @09:41AM Google Blocking Asus's Android-Windows "Duet"?
Thursday March 06, 2014 @07:29PM New Tool Makes Android Malware Easier To Create
Monday March 03, 2014 @08:37PM Android Beats iOS As the Top Tablet OS
Thursday February 27, 2014 @02:09PM Sundar Pichai: Android Designed For Openness; Security a Lower Priority
Monday February 24, 2014 @10:48AM Nokia Announces Nokia X Android Smartphone
Sunday February 23, 2014 @02:52PM Amazon To Put Android In Set-top Box To Compete With Apple, Roku
Friday February 21, 2014 @02:15PM Source Code for Android iBanking Bot Appears On Underground Forum
Thursday February 20, 2014 @06:42PM Drive-by Android Malware Exploits Unpatchable Vulnerability
Thursday February 13, 2014 @01:08PM Google Apps License Forbids Forking, Promotes Google Services
Thursday February 13, 2014 @09:52AM Nokia Turns To Android To Regain Share In Emerging Markets
Wednesday February 12, 2014 @01:33PM Ask Slashdot: Local Sync Options For Android Mobile To PC?
Sunday February 09, 2014 @10:51PM Wine On Android Starts Allowing Windows Binaries On Android/ARM
Thursday February 06, 2014 @06:59PM Wozniak To Apple: Consider Building an Android Phone
Thursday January 30, 2014 @02:27PM The App That Tracks Who's Tracking You
Thursday January 30, 2014 @11:59AM Google's Motorola Adventure: Stinging Defeat, Or Semi-Victory?
Tuesday January 28, 2014 @01:31PM Why Does Facebook Need To Read My Text Messages?
Thursday January 23, 2014 @06:20PM Google Charging OEMs Licensing Fees For Play Store
Wednesday January 15, 2014 @11:26AM Phil Zimmerman Launching Secure "Blackphone"
Tuesday January 14, 2014 @11:20AM Nvidia Announces 192-Core Tegra K1 Chips, Bets On Android
Monday January 06, 2014 @01:59PM Google Launches Android Automotive Consortium
Monday January 06, 2014 @01:24PM Google Launches Android Automotive Consortium
Thursday January 02, 2014 @12:53PM Ask Slashdot: Best App For Android For Remote Access To Mac Or PC?
Wednesday January 01, 2014 @01:05PM NVIDIA Tegra Note 7 Tested, Fastest Android 4.3 Slate Under $200
Sunday December 29, 2013 @09:54PM PC Plus Packs Windows and Android Into Same Machine
Tuesday December 24, 2013 @09:48AM LinuxDevices Content Returns To the Web
Tuesday December 24, 2013 @12:23AM LinuxDevices Content Returns to the Web
Thursday December 19, 2013 @07:33PM Cyanogen Mod Raises $23 Million Funding All Set To Become Major Android Player
Wednesday December 18, 2013 @01:17AM Chat with Microsoft Beat Journalist Preston Gralla (Video)
Tuesday December 17, 2013 @03:17PM Datawind Not Blowing Smoke: $38 Tablet Coming To the US
Wednesday December 11, 2013 @01:17PM Nokia Still Experimenting With Android Smartphone
Thursday November 28, 2013 @09:53AM CyanogenMod Installer Removed From Google Play Store