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<p>Antivirus applications on Android aren’t really a necessity for the average user. On top of that, a vast majority of antivirus apps on the Play Store aren’t all that helpful. This is due to the fact that these apps can’t get enough information about the apps running on your devices, the network traffic, etc. because</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/microsoft-bringing-defender-antivirus-software-corporate-android-devices/">Microsoft is bringing its Defender antivirus software to corporate Android devices</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Microsoft is bringing its Defender antivirus software to corporate Android devices

Antivirus applications on Android aren’t really a necessity for the average user. On top of that, a vast majority of antivirus apps on the Play Store aren’t all that helpful. This is due to the fact that these apps can’t get enough information about the apps running on your devices, the network traffic, etc. because […]

<p>Back in January last year, Chinese OEM Vivo showed off the APEX 2019 concept smartphone. The 5G concept phone featured a glass unibody design, pressure-sensitive capacitive buttons, a full-display fingerprint scanner, and no ports. While the concept might not have materialized into a production model, it was definitely quite innovative. Vivo was expected to showcase</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/vivo-apex-2020-poster-confirms-gimbal/">Vivo APEX 2020 concept phone poster confirms it has a built-in gimbal</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Vivo APEX 2020 concept phone poster confirms it has a built-in gimbal

Back in January last year, Chinese OEM Vivo showed off the APEX 2019 concept smartphone. The 5G concept phone featured a glass unibody design, pressure-sensitive capacitive buttons, a full-display fingerprint scanner, and no ports. While the concept might not have materialized into a production model, it was definitely quite innovative. Vivo was expected to showcase […]

<p>The Google Play Store hosts a significantly larger number of apps than its iOS counterpart. This is partly due to the fact that Apple’s app submission process is arguably more rigorous than what Google has in place. Because of Google’s lax policies, the Play Store is chock full of sub-par apps. In a bid to</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/google-bans-600-apps-play-store/">Google bans nearly 600 apps from the Play Store for disruptive ads, including many from Cheetah Mobile</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Google bans nearly 600 apps from the Play Store for disruptive ads, including many from Cheetah Mobile

The Google Play Store hosts a significantly larger number of apps than its iOS counterpart. This is partly due to the fact that Apple’s app submission process is arguably more rigorous than what Google has in place. Because of Google’s lax policies, the Play Store is chock full of sub-par apps. In a bid to […]

Pixel Launcher Android 11 hotseat

Pixel Launcher from Android 11 hints at showing suggested apps on the home screen dock

The first Android 11 developer preview is now available for download. If you’re a Google Pixel user, you can head on over to our guide to download the release for your device and then you can install the Android 11 developer preview with our guide for Pixel devices here. The first developer preview includes a […]

<p>Back in July last year, OnePlus sent out suspicious-looking notifications to OnePlus 7 Pro users, leading them to believe that OnePlus may have been hacked. The company quickly clarified that the notifications were just part of internal testing for the Android 10 update and were accidentally sent out to all users. In a statement regarding</p>
<p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/samsung-sends-out-weird-1-find-my-mobile-notification/">Samsung sends out weird “1” Find My Mobile notification to Galaxy users worldwide</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.xda-developers.com/">xda-developers</a>.</p>

Samsung sends out weird “1” Find My Mobile notification to Galaxy users worldwide

Back in July last year, OnePlus sent out suspicious-looking notifications to OnePlus 7 Pro users, leading them to believe that OnePlus may have been hacked. The company quickly clarified that the notifications were just part of internal testing for the Android 10 update and were accidentally sent out to all users. In a statement regarding […]

Android 11 release timeliene

Android 11 will have 2 more developer previews and 3 betas before stable

Google just released the first Android 11 developer preview and you can now install it on your Google Pixel or Project Treble supported Android device. While this is just the first developer preview of the next iteration of Android, we’ve already managed to uncover a few new security and developer-facing features in the software. There’s […]