PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
All pre-8.0 Androids vulnerable to overlay attack; mitigations toasted
A new vulnerability has been discovered affecting older versions of the Google's Android OS.
Sep 11 2017, 10:40AM
App of the week: Data Wing
There’s style and substance in this neon treat that mashes up Asteroids, racing and puzzling.
Aug 28 2017, 11:46AM
Nougat grows to 13% of all Android devices
The latest OS sees market share grow, but Android O is expected to launch imminently.
Aug 10 2017, 12:08PM
Firefox 55 unveils performance improvements and new features aplenty
Mozilla has unveiled one of the biggest updates to Firefox yet with its release of Firefox 55.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux.
Aug 8 2017, 10:59AM
Virtua Tennis Challenge joins Sega Forever's catalogue of free games
Dreamcast gem Virtua Tennis is now free on Android and iOS thanks to Sega Forever.
Jul 13 2017, 12:16PM
App of the week: Drop Wizard Tower
Like a classic arcade machine shoved into your smartphone.
Jul 11 2017, 11:03AM
Facebook: the operating system waiting to happen?
Why haven’t one of the major web brands – Google aside – had a proper run at the operating system market?
Jul 10 2017, 12:22PM
SpyDealer Android malware steals data from Facebook, Skype, other apps
Highly sophisticated SpyDealer malware attacks Android operating systems and can exfiltrate data from a range of popular apps.
Jul 10 2017, 10:38AM
Pokémon GO turns one, does a thing with hats
That was already a full year ago now?
Jul 7 2017, 1:35PM
More than 800 Google Play Android apps spotted with Xavier Trojan SDK
Trend Micro researchers spotted more than 800 Android applications available on the Google Play Store embedded with the software development kit (SDK) of the information-stealing ad library dubbed "Xavier."
Jun 16 2017, 10:37AM
Firefox 54 extends multiprocess feature to promise faster, more stable browser
Mozilla has released Firefox 54.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 54.0 due imminently.
Jun 14 2017, 10:26AM
Apple really wants some of that gargantuan Android market share
Switch to iPhone site and adverts target perceived Achilles’ heels of Google’s operating system.
May 31 2017, 10:40AM
Google I/O 2017 and the inevitable death of the PC
With three billion users now using mobiles as their primary access to the internet, the era of the PC is over.
May 19 2017, 12:16PM
Android flaw used by 74% of ransomware to be fixed in August
A flaw in Android reportedly used by most mobile ransomware is due to be fixed this summer when the new operating system, Android 0, is released
May 15 2017, 10:18AM
40% of Android devices are at risk of screen hijack exploit
But Google doesn't plan to fix it until late summer.
May 11 2017, 12:24PM
Firefox 53 unveils new themes, adds reading time estimate to Reader Mode
Mozilla has released Firefox 53.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Firefox for Android 53.0 due imminently.
Apr 20 2017, 10:46AM
Review: Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series
We can (almost) be heroes.
Apr 19 2017, 11:25AM
New Android OS blocks ransomware using system-type windows
Along with new features, Google's latest iteration of its mobile operating system for Android devices, Android O, blocks ransomware.
Apr 18 2017, 10:12AM
Play retro games on your Android device with these excellent emulators
Fancy having Mario Kart 64 in your pocket at all times? These excellent emulators can do just that!
Apr 6 2017, 10:25AM
Android overtakes Windows as world's most popular operating system
But Windows is still more popular in Europe...
Apr 5 2017, 11:09AM
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