Google adds ‘call me back’ feature to Android Device Manager

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Google just rolled out another update to its Android Device Manager application which main function is to help you when your device is either lost or stolen. In the latest build, version 1.3.8, Google adds the ability to set a ‘call me back’ phone number to recover a lost device. Any future ...

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Smartphone kill switch will be flipped on July 2015

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Have you ever lost your phone either by theft or pure forgetfulness? Does just the thought of having some stranger (or stalker) possibly looking at your duck-faced nude selfies freak you out?  Lets take a look at this scenario, what if one of your trusted employees happen to lose your top ...

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California introduces anti-theft “kill switch” bill

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It is not uncommon to store basically every bit of personal information on your smartphone. And with cellphones being more popular than they ever have been, if somebody steals your phone, you could lose everything. That’s where a new bill proposed in California hopes to come in. The idea ...

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Android Device Manager updated with beefier security

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It could be said –and it has– that Google’s location and wipe software doesn’t have the strongest of security options. The Android Device Manager, released late last year as Google’s official tool for finding, locking, and wiping your Android device, was a step in ...

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Editor’s Picks: 15 Android apps and games you should know (December 20)

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The Editor’s Picks, formerly known as APPTEASERS, is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that ...

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Android Device Manager application now available in Play Store

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Back in August, Google officially unveiled the Android Device Manager, a service Android fans were looking forward to from a long time. The service could help users to locate their lost Android device for example inside your house under the sofa. It can help them to see the last known location ...

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Remotely lock your missing Android smartphone or tablet

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Need to lock your missing Android smartphone or tablet? Maybe you need to wipe it clean and erase that guy lest your sensitive data falls into the wrong hands. Good news, Google now allows for this via its Android Device Manager. As part of the Google Play services, the ADM lets you wipe or ...

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Android Device Manager is now live

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Just a quick heads up for you guys and gals that the Android Device Manager is now live. We mentioned this on our social media streams yesterday but felt obligated to share with our site readers as well. The Android Device Manager lets users log in and check the whereabouts for the Android ...

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Google introduces Android Device Manager

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Google announced late last week that a new Android Device Manager service will make it possible to locate missing or stolen devices. Slated to roll officially out later this month, we’ve already noticed a handful of readers that are seeing the update on their handset. Details include the ...

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