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How to add a Trusted Place to Android Smart Lock

Consider how many times you want to check your phone at home. Depending on what sort of lock screen security you're using, it can be a real nuisance to unlock just to check messages. Speed things up by adding a trusted place to your device.

Research claims Android manufacturers dishonest about security

A study by Security Research Labs led the firm to contend that various Android manufacturers have been falsely assuring consumers their device security is current when, in fact, no such update was ever applied.

Galaxy Note 8 November 2017 security patch rolling out

Samsung has started rolling out the November security update to the Note 8 to join the Samsung handsets already getting the update. The Galaxy A5...

What you need to know about preventing cell phone spying

When you're talking about a topic as important as cell phone spying, it's essential to keep a few things in mind. For starters, a...

Protecting your privacy on Android

We use Android devices to browse websites, emails, and other content. We haven’t got a clue as to how safe they are and start...

Essential tips for keeping our Android phones safe

In the world we live in, we tend to take our mobile devices for granted these days. They sit in our pockets ready to...

Six ways to protect your privacy on your Android (Promoted)

Smartphones are a wonderful way of keeping all our data and entertainment in one convenient package, but they also carry some risk. As a...

Google security chief says the Pixels are as secure as the iPhone

It seems to be common knowledge today that if you want a secure device in your life you should buy an iPhone and not...

BlackBerry launches the DTEK60 with metal/glass design, Android 6.0 Marshmallow

This week Canadian company, BlackBerry has unveiled its third Android smartphone, the DTEK60. It’s also the company’s last “official” handset, as BlackBerry has announced...

Rumor Roundup: no more flat Galaxies and 900 million Android devices at risk

Welcome back another wonderful week! Last week was filled with a huge Samsung event where the Korean conglomerate unveiled the new Galaxy Note 7, rumors...

Get 2GB of Drive storage for free by checking your Google security settings

What would you do if you lost access to your Google account? It's not something we would like to think about. But have you done anything...

Idol 3 will receive Stagefright bug fix starting August 10

For the past several days, a new Android vulnerability given the name "Stagefright" has been causing consumers to worry about the security of their...

20 things all Android users should know

Are you new to the Android platform? Maybe you received a new device as part of a gift over the last month or so and...

Google steps up security for non-Play Store apps

Google, over the next few weeks, will beef up its security for apps installed from sources outside of the Google Play Store. According to...

Google paying bounties for finding security holes in Android

Google has expanded its Patch Reward Program and will now reward those who help fix flaws in Android's code. Google is now offering bounties to those...

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What is a YouTube Signature Device and what phones are certified?

If YouTube Signature Device is a new term for you then you're not alone. Check out what it's all about and what devices are supported.

HTC’s next smartphone in the U12 series might not be made...

HTC is preparing to launch a new mid-range phone from the U12 family. And if the reports are true, the upcoming U12 Life won't actually be made by HTC.

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