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How to add/remove lock screen widgets [Android 101]

Since their introduction in Android 4.2, lock screen widgets have been a hugely popular feature on the Android platform. What are lock screen widgets? They are widgets that you can

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Google gets proactive in Android app scanning

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

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Google adds HTTPS encryption to Gmail between their servers

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

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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 details revealed at the RSA Conference,

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SlickLogin acquired by Google for sound-based authentication

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

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Gmail improves security while rolling out image display changes

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

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HTC One Max fingerprint sensor is not just for security?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  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

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NQ Mobile Announces Mobile Security V6.0 for Android

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

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

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

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Customize your call screen with RingSkin [PRESS RELEASE]

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