An Austrian privacy activist Max Schrems (pictured) has filed a complaint against Google in France alleging that the US tech giant is illegally tracking users on Android phones without their consent.
Plays with an iPhone but uses Android
Software King of the World Sir William Gates has angered Apple fanboys by effectively describing the iPhone as a toy.
Samsung is now offering four years of security updates on many of its Android devices which is longer than the three years offered by Google on its Pixel.
Turns out four years is not what they said
Google and Qualcomm announced what seemed like a big improvement to updates for Android smartphones which appeared to read as though Android phones with Qualcomm chipsets would now receive "four years" of Android updates, an additional year on top of what manufacturers like Google and now Samsung have offered on their top-tier smartphones.
Anyone could have taken control
Millions of Android smart television sets from the Chinese vendor TCL Technology Group contained gaping software security holes that researchers say could have allowed remote attackers to take control of the devices, steal data or even control cameras and microphones to look at the set's owners.
Benchmarks show power supply issues covered
While the Tame Apple Press is creaming itself over the new iPhones, it appears that the new gear is getting its clock cleaned by Android phones.
Great sound, great build, fit ye sae?
I’ve been reviewing both software and hardware for over 35 years now, but this is the first time I’ve had to take into account geopolitics. But more, much more on that later.
A good bet to replace Android next year
Huawei Technologies plans to introduce its Harmony operating system, seen as the company’s best bet to replace Google’s Android mobile operating system, on smartphones next year.
Forgot to tell users
Social video app TikTok was using an extra layer of encryption to conceal a tactic for tracking Android users via the MAC address of their device, which skirted Google’s policies and did not allow users to opt out.