Researchers: ‘Simjacker’ Attack Silently Tracks Your Phone’s Location

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Both Apple and Google spend a great deal of time and energy strengthening the security of their mobile platforms. No piece of software is perfect, but Android and iOS are overall very secure these days. That doesn’t matter when […]

Why Do Android Flashlight Apps Need Dozens of Permissions?

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. No one should be downloading a flashlight app in the Year of Our Lord 2019 — that’s why both Google and Apple have integrated the ability into their devices as part of the base operating system. Avast security researcher […]

AppleCare+ Is Now Billed Monthly by Default and Costs More That Way

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. As its iPhone sales have fallen, Apple has begun focusing on alternative sources of revenue, like its lucrative Services division. Much of the company’s presentation for the iPhone 11 was spent demonstrating games and projects related to Apple TV. […]

Gmail App’s Dark Theme Is Finally Rolling Out

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Google has been on a tear lately, updating all its mobile apps with the new Material Theming design style. In practice, that means a lot of blindingly bright apps. There is, unexpectedly, a method to Google’s madness. Moving to […]

Zyl raises $1.1 million to resurface old memories from your photos – gpgmail

[ad_1] French startup Zyl has raised $1 million (€1 million) in a round led by OneRagtime. The company has developed an app that uses artificial intelligence to find the most interesting photos and videos in your photo library. Now that smartphones have been around for a while, many people have thousands of unsorted photos on […]

Samsung’s PlayGalaxy Game Streaming Is Live on the Note 10

[ad_1] This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The Galaxy Note 10 got most of the attention at Samsung’s recent Unpacked event, and quite understandably. Samsung also talked about its upcoming PlayGalaxy Link game streaming platform. PlayGalaxy wasn’t available when the Note 10 launched, but it has […]

Apple unveils new iPhones – gpgmail

[ad_1] The Daily Crunch is gpgmail’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Here’s everything Apple announced today at the iPhone 11 event The biggest announcement was a new lineup of iPhones, including […]

iFixit gives Fairphone 3 a perfect 10 for repairability – gpgmail

[ad_1] Here’s something the hermetically sealed iPhone can’t do: Score a perfect 10 for repairability. Smartphone startup and social enterprise Fairphone’s latest repairable-by-design smartphone has done just that, getting 10/10 in an iFixit Teardown vs scores of just 6/10 for recent iPhone models. The Fairphone 3, which was released in Europe last week with an […]

What the iPhone 11 says about Apple’s present — and future – gpgmail

[ad_1] No matter how much polish and Apple magic the company put on today’s big event, there was one unshakable truth that colored the event: phones just aren’t selling like they used to. And unlike other industry-wide trends, Apple isn’t immune. The large scale slowdown of smartphone sales has had an undeniable impact on the […]

iPhone 11 Pro hands-on – gpgmail

[ad_1] More than any other iPhone event in recent memory, today’s big launch was content-first. Apple began the show with several gaming demos from Arcade, before moving along to TV+ premieres. The new iPhone didn’t necessarily take a backseat, but there’s little question that this event was a key piece in shifting messaging for the […]