Google gets proactive in Android app scanning

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Google has pushed one step closer to cracking down on the number of malicious applications that make it onto our handsets by implementing the Verify Apps service. Google offers a built-in service layer that offers protection to your device and Google are now building on this with Verify Apps. ...

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Google adds HTTPS encryption to Gmail between their servers

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Google has always had HTTPS for Gmail since 2010, a secure web protocol which employs certificates to ensure the authenticity of the source of the webpage you are viewing, but it didn’t stop eyes from seeing what was being backed up and sent between the internal servers for Gmail. The new ...

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Google steps up security for non-Play Store apps

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Google, over the next few weeks, will beef up its security for apps installed from sources outside of the Google Play Store. According to details revealed at the RSA Conference, Google will enhance the protective measures for those apps which are installed from external sources. While Google ...

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SlickLogin acquired by Google for sound-based authentication

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Security is always a topic of hot discussion, and more so with a company like Google who host a lot of your information under one roof when it comes to Google+ and Gmail. It’s also of no secret that passwords are not secure, despite popular belief – every password can be ...

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Security hole left Samsung Account data vulnerable – update your account

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Well here’s a bit of bad news. According to a report from Galaxy Unlocker, some Samsung devices could have exposed your Samsung account information during the account creation process. So far only the Galaxy S 4 and the Galaxy Tab 3 are confirmed to have had the vulnerability. It’s possible ...

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Gmail improves security while rolling out image display changes

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According to the Gmail Blog, there has been a change in the way the Gmail app handles images. You may have noticed that, a lot of the time, an email with images will have the “Images are not displayed” message, with options on how to show them. Now, however, Google has changed how ...

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HTC One Max fingerprint sensor is not just for security?

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According to the latest HTC One Max leaks, the fingerprint scanner located on the back of the device may be used for more than just security purposes. The leak, which comes via HTCSource, indicates HTC plans to use your fingerprints to launch apps. The launching of an app would be tied to a ...

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Jelly Bean has new permission option to “read external storage”

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With the android world a’buzz with Jelly Bean news after its announcement on Wednesday, people are wanting to know what’s new with it. We gave you a full run-down a couple days ago, but now we’re finding out some specifics, and there’s something else that wasn’t ...

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Protect your pictures, messages, and more with NQ Mobile’s Vault

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Because we know you have something you'd rather keep private...

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Sprint Guardian brings Mobile Security and Safety Applications to Sprint

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Sprint is one of the major networks in USA and every network wants to provide their customers the best support and offers, and Sprint is off to a really great start. With a line of good smartphones, Sprint is now bringing a new smartphone bundle for their customers. It’s known as Sprint ...

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Net Nanny mobile helps keep kids safe and parents’ minds at ease

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  Net Nanny has been a leading provider of safe online experiences for kids for years, and now the company is branching out and going mobile. “Every day, around 150,000 new web pages are created,” said Russ Warner, president and CEO of Net Nanny. “When you couple this with the ...

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NQ Mobile Announces Mobile Security V6.0 for Android

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NQ Mobile is one of the fastest growing mobile security providers for our Android devices. This global company announced today at CES2012 that version 6.0 is now available for download.  This update offers Android users several new features to protect their privacy and financial information, as ...

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Syncplicity Android Launch Delivers Secure File Access and Sharing for Mobile Workers [PRESS RELEASE]

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MENLO PARK, CALIF. – November 15, 2011 – Syncplicity, a leader in cloud based file management solutions for businesses and individuals, today announced the immediate availability of Syncplicity for Android. With the 100 percent native Android app all the files and folders a user needs – from ...

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Customize your call screen with RingSkin [PRESS RELEASE]

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Available from mobile app distributor Ubinuri, comes a bold new app for Android devices that makes communicating by phone more fun, more intuitive and more manageable. RingSkin Pro for Android allows users to personalize their Android call screen; instead of the default Android call screen, ...

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Lookout Mobile Security now available for Android tablets

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Mobile security leader, Lookout Mobile, has been “looking out” for over 12 million smartphone users over the past two years and they are now proud to announce the same great protection for tablet users. Both the free and premium versions are now available to tablet users and offer ...

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