Tag Archives: Devices

Google’s ‘Verify Apps’ Could Protect 90 Percent of QuadRooter-Affected Android Devices

A set of vulnerabilities called QuadRooter was reported to affect almost 900 million Android devices. Through malicious apps, these vulnerabilities can give attackers access to all the sensitive data on a Qualcomm-based device. However, Google has announced that the ‘Verify Apps’ feature in Google Play Services effectively blocks all apps with QuadRooter vulnerabilities from installing. This ‘Verify Apps’ feature is ... Read More »

Google ‘Open YOLO’ Project to Simplify Password Entry on Android Devices

Google is currently working with Dashlane and password manager firms on an open API named ‘Open YOLO’. YOLO here stands for You Only Login Once, and the project is aimed at simplifying the use of password managers with Android apps. “Dashlane and Google, along with other leading password managers are collaboratively developing ‘Open YOLO’ (You Only Login Once) – an ... Read More »

900 Million Android Devices Affected by Critical ‘QuadRooter’ Vulnerability: Report

A new Android flaw has been reported by security researchers that is claimed to affect roughly 900 million Android devices. Check Point mobile research team first reported the issue and claims that it affects all devices using Qualcomm chipsets. Dubbed ‘QuadRooter’, it is said to be a set of four vulnerabilities affecting Android devices built on Qualcomm chipsets. The research ... Read More »

Android Marshmallow Now Running on 15.2 Percent of Active Devices: Google

Google has updated its Google Play distribution data, providing figures for the seven-day period ending August 1. The data shows Android Marshmallow is now running on 15.2 percent of active devices. In July, Android Marshmallow was seen to be running on 13.3 percent of active Android devices – indicating a rise in adoption of 1.9 percent in a single month. ... Read More »

Android Marshmallow Now Running on 15.2 Percent of Active Devices: Google

Google has updated its Google Play distribution data, providing figures for the seven-day period ending August 1. The data shows Android Marshmallow is now running on 15.2 percent of active devices. In July, Android Marshmallow was seen to be running on 13.3 percent of active Android devices – indicating a rise in adoption of 1.9 percent in a single month. ... Read More »

Android Marshmallow Now Running on 13.3 Percent of Active Devices: Google

According to the latest Google Play distribution data for the seven-day period ending July 11, the number of Android Marshmallow-based devices has gone up to 13.3 percent – showing a steady rise – while the share of Android Lollipop and Android KitKat powered devices is dropping gradually. Google’s Android Marshmallow version, which was released last year, was last month running ... Read More »

Android’s Complete Disk Encryption Compromised, Influences Tens of millions of Devices

It’s miles from surprising anymore to hear about safety system faults in Android but this trendy locate could probably compromise the security of masses of Thousands and thousands of Devices. The flaw has been noticed by using Gal Beniamini, a security researcher, who is discovered a way to use ARM’s TrustZone kernel code-execution to basically smash Android’s Complete Disk Encryption ... Read More »

MIUI 8 release Date, devices, download information announced

xiaomi India at its New Delhi launch event on Thursday announced availability information of the global ROM of MIUI 8, apart from launching the Xiaomi Mi Max in India Hugo Barra, Xiaomi global vice chairman, unveiled the MIUI eight global ROM at the new Delhi occasion, and discovered the MIUI atmosphere currently has 2 hundred million customers. He found out ... Read More »

BlackBerry’s top goal to Make devices profitable This yr, Says CEO

BlackBerry Ltd’s pinnacle priority for this 12 months is making its gadgets enterprise worthwhile, its chief govt said on Wednesday, even because it weighs the destiny of its hardware operation. “The tool enterprise need to be profitable, due to the fact we don’t want to run a enterprise that drags onto the lowest line,” chief government John Chen instructed buyers ... Read More »

Android N Developer Preview 4 launched for Nexus devices

Google has launched the latest Android N developer preview for Nexus gadgets. Android N Developer Preview four comes with build NPD56N for all supported devices. considerably, the Developer Preview four includes fixes for the issues pronounced with the aid of builders in preceding builds, and a few minor API changes. involved customers can opt in to the Android Beta program ... Read More »