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Google’s Android security: “Only .001% of all android malware is able to attempt to evade security”.

android securityMany people, and especially those who are fans of the HTC devices, are complaining about Google’s security and they are more susceptible about how much malware can be found on Android or in the Google Play Store. Unfortunately, most of the reports don’t include all of the information that you’d expect. Stories about malware on devices often don’t mention what harm is actually caused and that most malware comes from side loading or devices without the … Continue reading

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The benchmark woes – not just Samsung

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So, you thought it was just Samsung? Guess what, “optimized” benchmarks like this is a common practice in the Android ecosystem.

Anandtech has released a report that most devices from major Android OEMs are “optimized” to score higher than it should in benchmark tests. see this for a more detailed explanation.

AnandTech conducted tests to various devices and discovered that other manufacturers, namely Asus, HTC, and LG, has done this as well. There are a few devices that came out … Continue reading

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When is Samsung going to update its Galaxy S4, S3 and Note II with Android 4.3?

French operator SFR leaked the following table that includes all the updates of Samsung’s flagship smartphones -oh and HTC One- as far as it concerns the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS.

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According to this tablet the Android 4.3 update will be available for Galaxy S4 by mid October, for Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note II by mid November or December and for the HTC One by mid October. The table also shows that Nokia Lumia 520 will receive its … Continue reading

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Samsung reportedly in talks with metal casing suppliers

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According to Barclays Capital Securities Taiwan Ltd, Catcher Technology Co, which makes metal casings for various Apple and HTC devices, is likely to receive new smartphone orders from Samsung early next year. The new iPhone 5s is a given, but Samsung is well-known for using plastic materials on their cases. In fact, Samsung is the only top-five smartphone brand which is not using metal casing for its products. Samsung’s followers also has split opinions between staying with plastic … Continue reading

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RUMOR: LG working on a phablet

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Rumors says that LG is working on a phablet that has the same size as the Xperia Z Ultra at 6.4 inches of display. It is rumored to be running an Android 4.4 KitKat, has 3GB of RAM, 8MP camera, and will also have 1080 x 1920 resolution but with a ppi of 418 -better than Xperia Z Ultra’s 142. If this speculation is true, this will be the third phablet that LG will release after Vu … Continue reading

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