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  • Why Progressive Web Apps could be a threat to mobile apps - Gizmodo India

    Why Progressive Web Apps could be a threat to mobile apps - Gizmodo India;

    Google is all set to do to mobile apps what Steve Jobs did to WAP-based browsers. Make them obsolete. In the latest beta update to Chrome, Google said it will be integrating progressive web apps into the Android operating system in a more deeper way, ...and more »

  • Android VPN apps failing to offer the security functions they advertise, study finds - The Sydney Morning Herald

    Android VPN apps failing to offer the security functions they advertise, study finds - The Sydney Morning Herald;

    When you use a virtual private network (VPN), it prevents your internet service provider from knowing what content or sites you are accessing. In theory. But a recent analysis of 283 Android VPN-based apps on the Google Play store found more than 80 ...and more »

  • Google Won't Play in China - Bloomberg

    Google Won't Play in China - Bloomberg;

    Alphabet Inc.'s Google Play mobile app store may finally find its way into China. NetEase Inc., China's second-largest online games provider, approached Google to form a joint venture to launch the app download service in the country, The Information ...and more »

  • Enterprise Android Vs iOS: Which is More Secure? - Dark Reading

    Enterprise Android Vs iOS: Which is More Secure? - Dark Reading;

    The answer is not as simple as you think. A mobile security expert parses the pros and cons. Both iOS and Android come with features that are designed to further secure enterprise applications over and above the security level of standard consumer apps.and more »

  • Millions of apps could soon be purged from Google Play Store - The Next Web

    Millions of apps could soon be purged from Google Play Store - The Next Web;

    Over the last 24 hours, Google has been sending notices to developers worldwide stating its intention to “limit visibility” or remove apps from the Play Store that violate the company's User Data policy. For most devs, the violation seems to be a ...and more »

  • BT backs Google in competition row amid fear over Apple's power - Telegraph.co.uk

    BT backs Google in competition row amid fear over Apple's power - Telegraph.co.uk;

    BT has backed Google in its competition battle with Brussels over the tech giant's smartphone operating system, Android, in an intervention that signals the nervousness of mobile operators over the power of Apple. It is understood that BT, Britain's ...and more »

  • BT backs Google in EU Android antitrust spat in bid to avoid Apple dominance - The INQUIRER

    BT backs Google in EU Android antitrust spat in bid to avoid Apple dominance - The INQUIRER;

    UK MOBILE PROVIDER BT has joined Google's corner in the firm's fight against antitrust charges levied against its "anticompetitive" Android software. The European Commission (EC) formally charged Google last year, claiming that the firm has created a ...and more »

  • Google might launch its Android app store in China – someday - The Next Web

    Google might launch its Android app store in China – someday - The Next Web;

    Back in 2010, Google decided to shut down its operations in China instead of bowing to governmental pressure and censoring its search results for users in the country. Now, it might be making its way back with Play store for Android apps. The ...and more »

  • How to Update Your Apps (Android+iPhone) - Ubergizmo

    How to Update Your Apps (Android+iPhone) - Ubergizmo;

    No matter what device you own, whether it is an Android or an iPhone, you need to keep applications up to date to get the latest and greatest features and bug fixes (including security) as soon as they land. It is really simple to update your apps on ...and more »

  • BT Telecom defends Google's Android OS in EU anti-trust row - The Indian Express

    BT Telecom defends Google's Android OS in EU anti-trust row - The Indian Express;

    The EU says Google stifles competition by forcing smartphone makers to pre-install its search function and browser to access its other apps, such as Google Play, on Android. 0. Shares. Facebook · Twitter · Google Plus · Whatsapp. By: Reuters | London ...and more »