Netflix blocks millions of ‘altered’ Android devices from using the app

The app’s latest update makes it impossible for devices that have been unlocked to use Netflix, according to androidpolice. In a statement, Netflix said that devices that are ‘not Google-certified or have...

Hundreds of games on the Play Store reportedly keep track of your TV watching...

The New York Times Over 250 mobile games were found to have software that tracks TV watching habits The software was from Alphonso, which specializes in TV retargeting Some games that...

It’s not ok for billion-dollar companies to crowdfund

Crowdfunding has traditionally been a platform where the little guys go to get a leg up. Creators get the chance to share their ideas, and we’re able to do something positive...

Sony’s infographic shows that the journey of an Android software update is not for...

As folks who cover all things Android on a daily basis, you can understand why our feathers might get ruffled if a company takes its sweet time rolling out Android...

New commit suggests touch support could be coming to Android Recovery

Google pushed a new commit to the AOSP code yesterday and buried within the changes are some interesting references. First, we find reference to an unknown device called dorado that is...

The history of Android Easter eggs

Google has a long tradition of hiding Easter eggs in its software. It started in 2010 with Android Gingerbread and ever since we’ve been treated to at least one new...

How Apple’s mind-boggling run shows only Google can compete, if it wants to

Android OEMs can’t compete with Apple head-on. Android is showing some encouraging signs, which might eventually dislodge the iPhone-maker’s position in the market, but it’s going to take a company...

7 Best Android Antivirus Apps For Virus Protection

Android has the largest market share in smartphone OSs. Increasing popularity also comes with increasing malware attack, phishing and other attacks. For this many Antivirus available out there in Playstore, but...

Sequel to World of Final Fantasy arrives by year’s end for Android

With almost 500 thousand copies sold worldwide, it appears that, in Square Enix‘s eyes, 2016’s World of Final Fantasy more than merited a sequel. It’s just interesting that the sequel, World of...

Microsoft Edge has been downloaded over one million times on Android

Microsoft surprised folks back in October when the company released its Edge browser for Android. We say “released,” but the app was in preview up until almost two weeks ago....