Why Root?

Why Root?

Android devices are no doubt one of the best if not the very best kind of devices available in the market today. Ranging from Smartphones to Tablets, there’s almost everything within these amazing devices for every gender and age. Brimming to the top with features and function, these little guys pack up quite a wallop to everyone’s fancy. Although some of us might not know it, these already great devices still has much to offer. So much more that unlocking these hidden potentials could…

Google Releases Three Experimental Photo Apps for Android and iOS

Google Releases Three Experimental Photo Apps for Android and iOS

Three new photo apps have been launched by Google Research for both Android and iOS. Dubbed as “appsperimental” triptych, it consist of three apps for Apple users and two apps for Android users which was incited by the success of Motion Stills – an app for Android and iOS released over summer this year which uses Al to animate and stabilize short films.   The three apps are involved in a number of technologies now in development at Google which includes those focused on object…

Janus Vulnerability Lets Malware Bypass App Signatures in Android

Janus Vulnerability Lets Malware Bypass App Signatures in Android

Since Android is widely used on large number of devices, it makes it perfect for a potential target for malicious attackers. In the past few months, vulnerabilities in Google’s mobile operating system continue to be discovered. Recently, security researchers were able to discover another vulnerability which tricked Android users into allowing attackers to record their devices’ screens. Although this particular vulnerability was fixed in Android Oreo, analysts at GuardSquare reported as of…

Root of all Awesome

Root of all Awesome

Mobile device here, mobile device there, mobile device everywhere! Everywhere you look, every street you walk, even every cranny and every nook, you’ll find people holding, talking, looking at and fidgeting a Phone or Tablet. Who could ever resist the handheld marvels? These devices are jam packet with functions and features on could ever need, from the basic calling and texting, to the web browsing and video streaming, to shopping and booking even online gaming , these little buggers has…

Getting more from Rooting

Getting more from Rooting

In today’s highly technological world, mobile devices are mainstays in everyone’s life. From phones to tablets to any gadgets out there you can see everyone has one. The most popular perhaps among these devices are Smart Phones and Tablets. It’s easy to see why phones and tablets are at the highest pedestal among gadgets because they’re handy and most of all they are brimming to the top with features and uses an individual can hope for. Smart phones and Tablets lets you enjoy life more,…

Awesome Things About Android Oreo on Nokia 8

Awesome Things About Android Oreo on Nokia 8

One of 2017’s most exciting handsets is undeniably the Nokia 8 which represents the comeback of the Finnish brand to the smart phone market. Nokia 8 is powered by Android Oreo and the Finnish startup HMD Global has promised a speedy delivery of both the updates to Android as well as the security patches monthly. It is a known fact that Android 8.0 Oreo has begun rolling out to the flagship handsets. And now let’s take a closer look at the three new features that Android Oreo showcases in…

New Android App from Google Stops apps from Wasting Data

New Android App from Google Stops apps from Wasting Data

Google introduces another sophisticated and user-friendly Android app created to help users handle one of the essential functions of their Android phone – mobile data usage. This mobile data saver app is called “Datally” – which assumingly Data plus Tally equals Datally. It’s supposed to help users understand where their mobile data is going and cut down how much they are using. Datally will display which apps are consuming most mobile data and at what times your data is going to…

Tizi: A New Android Spyware Discovered by Google

Tizi: A New Android Spyware Discovered by Google

A new strain of Android malware referred to as Tizi was discovered by Google’s security team. This new Android malware has been primarily used to target users in African countries and is categorized as a spyware. According to Google, Tizi can execute various operations but it mostly focuses on social media apps and activity. Based on Google’s Threat Analysis Group as well as the Google Play Protect security engineers, Tizi can be used to carry out malicious processes listed below:…

44 Trackers found in more than 300 Android apps

44 Trackers found in more than 300 Android apps

According to a new analysis made through a collaborative effort between the Yale Privacy Lab and Exodus Privacy, more than three out of four Android apps contain at least one third party “tracker”. This new analysis shed light on tons of invasive trackers which are embedded into Android apps that records a user’s activity, sometime without even the user knowing. The study conducted by the French research organization Exodus Privacy and Yale University’s Privacy Lab revealed that the…

Android Devices Suffer More Malware Infections compared to iOS and Windows Devices

Android Devices Suffer More Malware Infections compared to iOS and Windows Devices

As it turns out, Android devices suffer more malware infections compared to iOS devices and even Windows devices, making them safer unlike Android. This was revealed in Nokia’s 2017 Threat Intelligence Report which obviously does not say good things about Android at all. According to the Threat Intelligence Report, the Android operating system is the most targeted operating system by cyber crooks. Nokia’s report results were all based on the data gathered from their very own NetGuard. What…