Slashdot Items Tagged "android"

Date / Time Story
Thursday October 27, 2016 @01:29AM WhatsApp Is Rolling Out Video Calls On Its Android App
Wednesday October 26, 2016 @07:59PM Delta Now Lets You Track Your Baggage In Real-Time
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:30PM Apple Has Created 'Detailed Mockups' of iMessage For Android
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:32PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Monday October 24, 2016 @06:10PM Rowhammer Attack Can Now Root Android Devices
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Monday October 17, 2016 @10:59PM 1 In 2 Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Owners To Switch To iPhone 7, Says Analyst
Friday October 14, 2016 @04:42PM Android Trojan Asks Victims To Submit a Selfie Holding Their ID Card
Friday October 14, 2016 @12:54PM Android Trojan Asks Victims to Submit a Selfie Holding Their ID Card
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:59PM Android Devices That Contain Foxconn Firmware May Have a Secret Backdoor
Thursday October 13, 2016 @04:37PM Android Devices That Contain Foxconn Firmware May Have a Secret Backdoor
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @04:52PM Android 7.1 To Roll Out To Nexus Devices in December; Preview Goes Out This Month
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @06:43AM Nokia Crawls Towards Comeback With New Phones Announcement
Monday October 10, 2016 @05:20PM Cyanogen Gets a New CEO, Shifts Away From Selling a Full Mobile Operating System
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:41PM Baidu's Voice Recognition Software Is More Accurate Than Typing
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @05:27PM Android 7.1 Nougat's Changelog Reveals Pixel-Exclusive Features Not Available To Nexus Devices
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @09:46PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One in 16 Android Smartphones
Monday October 03, 2016 @10:20PM Toyota's Kirobo Mini Companion Robot To Sell For $400
Saturday October 01, 2016 @06:52PM Microsoft Could Bring Windows Hello To Android, iPhone
Thursday September 29, 2016 @06:54PM Google Rebrands 'Apps for Work' To 'G Suite,' Adds New Features
Monday September 26, 2016 @10:34AM Google Is Planning a 'Pixel 3' Laptop Running 'Andromeda' OS For Release in Q3 2017
Friday September 23, 2016 @03:45PM Judge Skewers Oracle Attorney For Revealing Google, Apple Trade Secrets
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:41PM Google Play Starts Bringing Android Apps To Chromebooks
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @02:56AM Google Allo Messaging App Launches For iOS and Android
Monday September 19, 2016 @04:50PM Google Launches 'Google Trips' Personalized Travel Planner
Monday September 19, 2016 @03:12PM Samsung's Latest Note 7 Battery Fix Violates Android Compatibility Docs
Friday September 16, 2016 @09:06PM Run Android 6.0 Marshmallow on Your PC With Android-x86 6.0
Thursday September 15, 2016 @05:57PM Over 500K People Have Installed a Pokemon Go-Related App That Roots and Hijacks Android Devices
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:59PM 500K People Have Installed a Pokemon Go-Related App That Roots Android Devices
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:23PM Xiaomi Can Silently Install Any App On Your Android Phone Using A Backdoor
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @09:17PM Samsung Stops Airing Galaxy Note 7 Commercials, Preps Early Launch of Galaxy S8
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @03:13PM Google Is Offering $200K To Hack Android Phones Using Email and A Phone Number
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @04:30PM Pokemon Go's Paying Population Drops By 79% -- Still Most Profitable Mobile App In The US
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:34PM Android Users Need To Delete Google Maps and Google Play If They Don't Want Their Locations Tracked
Tuesday September 13, 2016 @12:15AM Instagram Rolls Out 'Keyword Moderation Tool' That Will Filter Out Offensive Comments
Monday September 12, 2016 @04:16PM Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Explodes In New York, Burns Six-Year-Old Boy
Saturday September 10, 2016 @03:50PM Samsung to Customers: Stop Using Note 7, Then Wait For Replacements
Friday September 09, 2016 @09:23PM Apple iPhone 7 Plus Packs 3GB RAM, Early A10 Fusion Benchmarks Look Very Strong
Thursday September 08, 2016 @08:30PM Amazon Launches Updated Fire HD 8 Tablet Now With Alexa Voice Services
Thursday September 08, 2016 @01:27AM Super Mario Is Coming To The iPhone
Wednesday September 07, 2016 @11:55AM Google Rebuilt the Android Media Stack To Prevent Another Stagefright
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @09:40PM LG Introduces The V20, The First Android Nougat Smartphone
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @04:48PM Huawei Is Building A Successor To The Google Nexus 7, Says Report
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @03:55PM Moto G Play Joins Amazon's Ad-subsidized Prime Exclusive Phones Program For $99
Sunday September 04, 2016 @09:40PM NSO Has Been Selling a Smartphone-Surveilling Malware For Six Years
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:25AM Android Companies Keep Pretending That Android Doesn't Exist
Friday September 02, 2016 @09:45AM Android Users More Honest and Humble Than iPhone Users, Study Says
Friday September 02, 2016 @12:40AM Lawsuit Accuses Warriors' Mobile App of Eavesdropping On Fans -- Even When Not In Use
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @05:50PM Samsung Unveils Gear S3 Classic and Frontier Smartwatches Powered By Tizen
Wednesday August 31, 2016 @12:33AM Google To Drop Nexus Brand Name, Move Away From Stock Android
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:28PM Google Integrates Cast Into Chrome, No Extension Required
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:05AM Facebook's WhatsApp Data Gambit Faces Federal Privacy Complaint
Thursday August 25, 2016 @03:19PM iPhones and iPads Fail More Often Than Android Smartphones
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @02:31AM Opera Brings Its Free VPN Service To Android
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @11:19AM Hey Google, Want To Fix Android Updates? Hit OEMs Where It Hurts
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @09:57AM Microsoft Apps Will Be Pre-loaded On Lenovo and Motorola Android Devices
Tuesday August 23, 2016 @06:40AM Verizon Offered To Install Marketers' Apps Directly On Subscribers' Phones
Monday August 22, 2016 @01:25PM Google Begins Rolling Out Android 7.0 Nougat
Monday August 22, 2016 @10:53AM Apple, Samsung Capture All Of Industry's Smartphone Profits
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Thursday August 18, 2016 @04:42PM iOS and Android Combined For Record 99% of Smartphone Sales Last Quarter
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:16PM Companies Can't Legally Void the Warranty For Jailbreaking Or Rooting Your Phone
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:16PM Oracle Says Trial Wasn't Fair, It Should Have Known About Google Play For Chrome
Tuesday August 16, 2016 @06:35PM Malware That Fakes Bank Login Screens Found In Google Ads
Monday August 15, 2016 @05:38PM 1.4 Billion Android Devices Affected by Linux TCP Flaw
Monday August 15, 2016 @04:38PM Linux Traffic Hijack Flaw Also Affects Most Android Phones, Tablets
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:34PM Google Working On New 'Fuchsia' OS
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:25PM New Cache Attack Can Monitor Keystrokes On Android Phones
Friday August 12, 2016 @04:38PM Google Play Store Drops Google+ Integration
Thursday August 11, 2016 @08:13PM Cracking The Code On Trump Tweets
Thursday August 11, 2016 @10:39AM Google Fined For Breaking Russian Antitrust Rules With Android
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @03:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:32PM Hacker Uses Fake Boarding Pass App To Get Into Fancy Airline Lounges
Monday August 08, 2016 @04:19PM Iran Bans Pokemon Go Over 'Security Concerns'
Sunday August 07, 2016 @09:08PM 900M Android Devices Vulnerable To New 'Quadrooter' Security Flaw
Friday August 05, 2016 @07:20PM Waze's New Safety Feature Reminds Drivers Not To Forget Their Child In the Car
Friday August 05, 2016 @10:55AM Google's Open YOLO Project Will Remove the Need For Passwords On Android
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @01:13PM Chrome 52 for Android Arrives With Smoother Video Playback, Faster Load Times, and Better Battery Life
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:31AM Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Launched, Features Curved Display, Iris Scanner
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:26AM Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Launched, Features Curved Display, Iris Scanner
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