Google Play Store Removes 13 Android Games For Containing Malware

Google Play store has recently removed several apps because they were found to contain malicious software (malware). As reported by the Daily Mail, some 13 offending apps — all of which were driving simulator games — were removed from Play Store. The apps asked the user to download an additional item on their phones called “The Game Center.” The discovery […]

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Tech review: Oppo R17 Pro impresses with fast-charging feature

Oppo’s new R17 Pro smartphone is a bit of an oddball. It boasts some of the latest innovations in the industry, such as an in-display fingerprint sensor and a super-fast charging feature. Yet its processor is an upper mid-tier Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 chip that slots between the flagship Snapdragon 845 and the mid-range Snapdragon 670. Other typical flagship smartphone features […]

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Over 500,000 Android Users Downloaded Malware From Google Play App Store

Users expected to download a driving game, and instead downloaded malware to their Android devices. The Google Play Store is generally fairly safe, but it is possible for application developers to sneak malware into it. TechCrunch is reporting that over 500,000 Android users have downloaded applications that contain malware without their knowledge. In total, 13 applications were released on the […]

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Facebook-owned WhatsApp to introduce stickers for messaging, finally

WhatsApp users will finally be able to express themselves with stickers. In a Thursday (Oct 25) blog post, the Facebook-owned mobile messaging application said it would be launching stickers, cartoons or images that resemble their real-life adhesive counterparts, for Android and iPhone “over the coming weeks”. “To start, we’re launching sticker packs created by our designers at WhatsApp and a […]

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OnePlus 6T review – stunning smartphone at a fraction of the price of iPhone XS

OnePlus is known for its exceptional smartphones, and the OnePlus 6T is no exception. The new smartphone, which was launched at an event in New York today, has many of the same features as Apple’s iPhone XS and Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 – but at a fraction of the price. Several exciting new features have been added, including an under-screen […]

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Google Maps update for Android users – but iPhone users will have to wait

Google frequently updates Google Maps to improve its features and try new things, but the latest update only gives new functionality to Android users. The change means users can keep up to date with their favourite locations. While Google Maps is available on both iPhone and Android, it’s only Android that gets the new bonus for now. The new feature […]

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Google will charge device-makers to access Android apps in the EU

Smartphone and tablet makers wanting to sell Android devices in the EU with access to the Google Play Store will have to pay a licence fee, Google has announced. The technology giant is introducing new licensing options to Android devices available within the European Economic Area (EEA) from October 29, following a record £3.9 billion fine from the European Commission […]

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