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Apple files appeal against UK antitrust authority

Apple files appeal against UK antitrust authority

The US tech giant seeks to squash an investigation by the UK's competition watchdog. This week Reuters reported that Apple has filed an appeal against an investigation launched by Britain's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) into the dominance of its mobile browsers in the cloud gaming mark... Read more

date6 days ago
Google: ‘Rust reduces Android vulnerabilities’

Google: ‘Rust reduces Android vulnerabilities’

The use of 'memory-safe' programming language Rust reduces the number of vulnerabilities in Android, according to Google. Android used to suffer many memory-related vulnerabilities, Google described in a recent blog post. Examples include excessive read, write and 'use after free'. These flaws m... Read more

date2 months ago
Microsoft announces Mobile Network Protection for Defender

Microsoft announces Mobile Network Protection for Defender

The solution is now generally available for both iOS and Android devices. Microsoft has announced that its Mobile Network Protection feature is now generally available for Android and iOS devices running Microsoft's Defender for Endpoint (MDE) enterprise endpoint security platform. The Mobil... Read more

date3 months ago
Google updates Jetpack Compose

Google updates Jetpack Compose

Google launched a new stable release of Jetpack Compose, an Android user interface (UI) development tool. The latest features should improve developer productivity and system performance. Jetpack Compose helps developers build Android UIs with minimal coding. This allows users to develop faster ... Read more

date3 months ago
European court sentences Google to pay €4.1 billion fine

European court sentences Google to pay €4.1 billion fine

Europe's second-highest court sentenced Google to pay a €4.1 billion fine. According to the court, the tech giant forced manufacturers to pre-install Google Search and the Play Store on mobile devices. The fine is one of the highest antitrust fines in European Union history. The suit was file... Read more

date5 months ago
Google updates Nearby Share and Google Meet

Google updates Nearby Share and Google Meet

Google announced the first-next Android updates. The new version of Nearby Share speeds up file sharing. Google Meet will soon allow users to livestream videos in group calls. The updates were announced on September 8, not long after the announcement of iOS 16 and the iPhone 14. Apple's smartph... Read more

date5 months ago
MS Office supports co-editing of sensitive files on Android and iOS

MS Office supports co-editing of sensitive files on Android and iOS

Microsoft released a new Office for iOS and Android feature that extends the types of files that may be co-edited in real-time. Microsoft Purview Information Protection documents can now be co-authored in Office's mobile apps. Multiple users can edit Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents in real... Read more

date5 months ago
Google makes developers responsible for privacy-friendly apps

Google makes developers responsible for privacy-friendly apps

From 20 July onwards, the Google Play Store will require Android developers to describe what data their app collects, who receives the data and how the data is secured. The new policy seems privacy-friendly, but looks are deceiving. The AVG/GDPR requires app providers to inform users on how thei... Read more

date6 months ago
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