Tag: android apps


Warning: These Android apps can steal your bank details and take over your phone

March 10, 2021

Via: BGR

Researchers on Tuesday published a serious warning for Android device owners, alerting them to the discovery of eight dangerous apps in the Google Play Store that could have allowed an attacker to take over a victim’s smartphone as well as […]


Android apps with millions of downloads are vulnerable to serious attacks

December 4, 2020

Via: ArsTechnica

Android apps with hundreds of millions of downloads are vulnerable to attacks that allow malicious apps to steal contacts, login credentials, private messages, and other sensitive information. Security firm Check Point said that the Edge Browser, the XRecorder video and […]


Google’s Datally app adds more ways to limit mobile data usage

June 18, 2018

Via: Tech Crunch

In November, Google introduced Datally, a data-saving app largely aimed at emerging markets where users often rely on prepaid SIM cards, and don’t have access to all-you-can-eat unlimited data plans. The app lets users granularly control which apps can use […]


Google launches a lightweight ‘Gmail Go’ app for Android

February 15, 2018

Via: Tech Crunch

Google has added a notable addition to its line of “Go” edition apps – the lightweight apps designed primarily for emerging markets – with the launch of Gmail Go. The app, like others in the Go line, takes up less […]