Android (Operating System)

Google Virus Apps Give it Way to Access Location Data

Some Android users in Europe say they feel misled by their governments. Instructions on many of the apps direct Android users to turn on location, for instance, but make no mention of

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Google Coronavirus Apps Give it Way to Access Location Data

Some Android users in Europe say they feel misled by their governments. Instructions on many of the apps direct Android users to turn on location, for instance, but make no mention of

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China’s Software Stalked Uighurs Earlier and More Widely, Researchers Learn

The malicious apps mimicked so-called virtual private networks, which are used to set up secure web connections and view prohibited content inside China. They also targeted apps frequently used by Uighurs for

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Apple Rejects Facebook’s Gaming App, for at Least the Fifth Time

Executives and engineers from Facebook’s games division submitted their new app, Facebook Gaming, to Apple last month for approval to offer it in the iPhone maker’s App Store. Apple considered Facebook’s application

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Google’s European Search Menu Draws Interest of U.S. Antitrust Investigators

OAKLAND, Calif. — For the last few months, some people who bought a new smartphone in Europe with Google’s Android software were presented with an extra option while setting up the device:

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