The latest news about Android powered mobile phones.

How to hack Adobe Flash onto your modern Android phone

Flash support on Android died several years ago, but you can get it back.



How Android 5 Can Lock Manufacturers Tightly In To Google's Ecosystem

The discovery of some reworked icons points towards a refresh of Android's user interface in the next iteration of Google's mobile operating system, but Android 5 can do more than change the look and feel of the world's most popular smartphone OS. It can bind the manufacturers even more tightly to Google's vision of Android, Google's vision of mobile, and Google's vision of the future of …



Mobile Data Users Fear Exceeding Their Quota, Open to Sponsored Data Plans

The majority of US mobile phone users who also watch mobile videos report that they have exceeded their monthly data download allowance.



Freelancer.com reveals the Fast 50 small business trends driving online employment for Q1 2014

SYDNEY, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Mobile developers are now putting Android first; 3D printing, concept design and architectural work drive a large increase in 3D jobs; After Candy Crush and Flappy …



Facebook users targeted by iBanking Android trojan app

Cybercriminals have started using a sophisticated Android Trojan app designed for e-banking fraud to target Facebook users, possibly in an attempt to bypass the two-factor authentication protection on the social network. Security researchers from antivirus vendor ESET have identified a new variant of a computer banking Trojan called Qadars that injects rogue JavaScript code into Facebook pages …



Mobile app for Visita Iglesia up

RELIGIOUS devotees now have a handy guide to heritage churches in Cebu with the initial release of the VisitaIglesia mobile phone app. The app is available for free download for Android phones and tablets from the Google Play Store.



Android did not support touchscreens until iPhone release, documents show

Confidential documents released as part of the Apple-Samsung trial reveal that Android was built for buttons, not touchscreens Continue reading…



Android trojan app targets Facebook users

IDG News Service – Cybercriminals have started using a sophisticated Android Trojan app designed for e-banking fraud to target Facebook users, possibly in an attempt to bypass the two-factor authentication protection on the social network.



Google's Chrome Remote Desktop for Android lets you access Macs and PCs from your phone

Following reports that Google was beta testing a Chrome Remote Desktop app for mobile devices, an official Android app has finally launched. Chrome Remote Desktop is Google's three-year-old web app that lets you browse another computer from your computer. The app works with Windows (XP and above) and Mac (OS X 10.6 and above) desktops, through the Chrome browser or Chromebooks. And now the same …



Teardown reveals what makes Google’s new 3D-sensing Android phone tick

Project Tango is a new Google initiative that aims to bring 3D-sensing to mobile devices. The tech could allow people to use devices for mapping areas around an individual, especially indoors, for navigation, gaming and other purposes. Just like Project Ara, the modular phone developed by Google, Project Tango is still in its infancy, with only a handful of developers having been invited to test …