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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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2018's most unique Android phone is still hiding one big secret - BGR

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


BGR

2018's most unique Android phone is still hiding one big secret
BGR
Remember the Hydrogen One phone that RED announced last year? Well, we finally have more details about it because RED founder Jim Jannard just shared more details about the product. The Hydrogen One certainly qualifies as one of the most unique Android ...
More RED Hydrogen One specs and release date details revealedAndroid Authority (blog)
RED Hydrogen One will have a 4500mAh battery and carrier supportAndroid Central

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Audiobooks are now available in Google Play for Android, iOS, and Google Home speakers - The Verge

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


The Verge

Audiobooks are now available in Google Play for Android, iOS, and Google Home speakers
The Verge
Google has announced that it's now selling audiobooks on the Google Play Store, filling out its offerings of movies, music, TV, and ebooks. The new titles are available on Android, iOS, and the web. They're also available via the Google Assistant, the ...
Audiobooks Come to Google Play for Android and Google HomeXDA Developers (blog)

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Android Security Bulletin January 2018: What you need to know - TechRepublic

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


TechRepublic

Android Security Bulletin January 2018: What you need to know
TechRepublic
The first, and most severe, is within the Android Runtime. This EoP-type issue could enable a remote attacker to bypass user interaction requirements to gain access to additional permissions. The related issue is: A-68341964. And now, the bulk of ...

Wine 3.0 lets you run Windows programs on Android - TechRadar

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


TechRadar

Wine 3.0 lets you run Windows programs on Android
TechRadar
So, Wine on Android is a bit limited at the moment, but it's early days. As the name is keen to remind you, Wine is not an emulator, just a compatibility layer, so for the best results you'll want to use an Android device with an x86 Intel processor ...
Want Windows apps on your Android phone? Wine is the answerThe INQUIRER
Wine 3.0 arrives on Android to let you run Windows apps on your phoneTNW
Wine 3.0 for Android Released, Lets You Runs Windows Apps on SmartphonesNDTV
SlashGear -Wccftech -BGR India
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Instagram now supports Android's direct share menu - Android Police

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Android Police

Instagram now supports Android's direct share menu
Android Police
Android's direct share feature debuted on Marshmallow and makes it easy to share links or media from any app on your phone. You can use it with most popular messaging services, email clients, and even note-taking apps like Keep. To be able to share ...
You can now share to Instagram Direct messages w/ Android's direct share menu9to5Google

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Skygofree: More Android malware malarkey | Computerworld - Computerworld

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Skygofree: More Android malware malarkey | Computerworld
Computerworld
A lot of Android virus and malware stories are hooey. Skygofree is a prime example.

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Acer's Spin 11 hybrid Chromebook supports Android apps - Engadget

Tuesday, January 23, 2018


Engadget

Acer's Spin 11 hybrid Chromebook supports Android apps
Engadget
You can add Acer's new Spin 11 to the list of Chromebooks to choose from if you're looking for one that can run Android apps. It's a laptop-tablet hybrid/convertible with flexible joints, so you can fold it if you want to use it as a tablet and have no ...
Acer launches $349 Spin 11 hybrid Chromebook with Google Play supportAndroid Authority (blog)
Acer announces new Chromebox, two new ChromebooksAndroid Police
Acer's new convertible Chromebook Spin 11 can run Android applicationsTrustedReviews

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Sega investigating claims Android Sonic games are leaking data - ZDNet

Monday, January 22, 2018


ZDNet

Sega investigating claims Android Sonic games are leaking data
ZDNet
Sega has said it is looking into claims that a trio of its Sonic games for Android are leaking personal data. Security company Pradeo said late last week that it had discovered the Android games -- Sonic Dash, Sonic the Hedgehog Classic, and Sonic Dash ...

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Android can now tell you how fast Wi-Fi networks are before you join ... - The Verge

Monday, January 22, 2018


The Verge

Android can now tell you how fast Wi-Fi networks are before you join ...
The Verge
Some of the cool, more subtle features of Android 8.1 are still rolling out weeks after the first significant update to Oreo was released. For instance, today Google announced that Oreo will now display the speed of nearby open Wi-Fi networks to help ...
Android 8.1 can now display Wi-Fi speeds before connectingTechCrunch
Android 8.1 tells you how slow or fast Wi-Fi networks are before connecting to themZDNet
Android Oreo now shows WiFi network speeds before you connectEngadget
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How to set any song as an alarm on Android - Tech Advisor

Monday, January 22, 2018


How to set any song as an alarm on Android
Tech Advisor
When the song has appeared in your Android you can safely disconnect your phone from your computer. Now you have your song on your phone, find your way to your clock app. We'll talk about the stock clock app that your phone has by default as an example ...