Google Play Protect aims to block malicious apps

Apps and games are ridiculously popular, but unfortunately they can be used as a means to get malicious software onto a smartphone or tablet. Google has been working to keep that kind of software away from users for some time, but today they are taking yet another step towards the ultimate goal of keeping Android devices safe. […]

Qualcomm files patent infringement complaints against Apple, aims to ban U.S. iPhone imports

Qualcomm says the iPhone uses six inventions that Apple isn’t paying for. Qualcomm owns a lot of IP (intellectual property). Much of it is for things we don’t think about when we are using a phone powered by one of its processors, like network data transfer and battery management. Today, it has filed a complaint […]


New macOS app aims to make it easier to share your Twitter ramblings in ‘tweetstorm’ form

One of the practices that is becoming increasingly common on Twitter, for better or worse, is so-called tweetstorming. Twitter itself, however, doesn’t directly support tweetstorming, so instead, users generally number their tweets and type them out separately from each other. A new tool from longtime blogger Dave Winer, h… 9to5Mac

Huawei P10: Chinese smartphone aims to stand out in ‘colour of the year’

Huawei P10: Chinese smartphone aims to stand out in ‘colour of the year’ Chinese electronics company Huawei is now the world’s third-biggest mobile phone manufacturer – though it’s still a brand many people don’t know well. Its latest releases, the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus, build on last year’s P9 by lavishing … Read more […]