Updated Cynos.7 trojan found its way into 9.3 million downloads
25 Nov 2021 | 17
Microsoft admits Samsung phones under Intune mobile device management are dropping out of compliance
Auto-restart or manual update requires manual interaction to bring a gadget back to the light
12 Nov 2021 | 8
Google's Pixel 6 fingerprint reader is rubbish because of 'enhanced security algorithms'
Move over 'dog ate my homework', there's a new excuse in town
09 Nov 2021 | 58
Google's special Android for India revealed
Two months late is better than never in a supply chain challenged-world, and means it is out in time for Diwali
01 Nov 2021 | 1
Don't super-size me – China defines rules for 'super-large' platforms
Creates category to control what we call a superapp for antitrust behavior and more
01 Nov 2021 | 6
Google Pixel 6, 6 Pro Android 12 smartphone launch marred by shopping cart crashes
Chocolate Factory talks up Tensor mobile SoC, Titan M2 security ... for those who can get them
19 Oct 2021 | 24
Android OS vendor variants transmit data with no opt-out
Updated Study finds privacy gaps in Android implementations from Samsung, Xiaomi, Huawei, Realme, and LineageOS
13 Oct 2021 | 62
What do iOS and Android have in common? Their apps suck at privacy, boffins say
Plus 'widespread potential violations of US, EU, UK privacy law' as an added bonus
30 Sep 2021 | 21
Don't look a GriftHorse in the mouth: Trojan trampled 10 million Android devices
Pushy code pressured people to sign up for premium services, netted 'millions of euros'
29 Sep 2021 | 9
Years of development, millions of lines of code, and Android can't even run a toilet
Bork!Bork!Bork! I'll show you 'highly targeted'
29 Sep 2021 | 70
One-size-fits-all chargers? What a great idea! Of course Apple would hate it
Updated Cupertino thinks EU USB-C plan 'stifles innovation rather than encouraging it'
23 Sep 2021 | 203
How many Android containers can you fit on your VM?
Interview The Register speaks to Canonical about running the OS in the cloud
23 Sep 2021 | 1
Ubuntu-on-a-phone folks UBports emit OTA-19, warn some devices face the chop in future
This could very well be the last release based on 16.04
22 Sep 2021 | 2
An easier way to Flutter? Custom functions improve visual code builder but devs may still be frustrated
Interview FlutterFlow is a visual application builder for the popular framework
22 Sep 2021 | 6
South Korea fines Google ₩207 billion for forking up attempts at creating Android variants
LG and Samsung probably aren't smiling – and not only because that sum translates to a tolerable US$177M
14 Sep 2021 | 6
Canonical scales down Anbox Cloud to an appliance on AWS
How many Android apps can you fit on an EC2 instance?
07 Sep 2021 |
The sideloader weeps tonight: Unsealed court docs claim Google said 'install friction' would ‘drastically limit' Epic's reach
Plus: Google 'contemplated buying some or all of Epic'
09 Aug 2021 | 12
London class-action sueball against Google is a lot like Epic's case except fandroids might win enough for a pint
Hundreds of millions in damages, Play Store in the sights etc. etc.
30 Jul 2021 | 25