Tag Archives: Android Security

Apps shared via Google Files Go, SHAREIt, and Xender will be verified by Google Play

Google has worked on a way to keep those users secure who love side-loading applications. Back in June, they started to automatically add security metadata to any app uploaded to the Google Play Store so that they can be verified as originating from Google Play when shared elsewhere. This helps users by having their side-loaded

Google explains how the Titan M helps secure the Pixel 3

pixel 3 titan securityIn Part 1 of our Pixel 3 & Pixel 3 XL review, we mentioned that they may be the most secure consumer Android smartphones on the market. Pixel devices are typically more secure than other Android phones because they get more reliable updates. Those monthly security patches are more important than you might think. The

Chinese manufacturers supposedly hacked Amazon and Apple hardware, but everyone denies it

Bloomberg dropped a pretty major report over the weekend suggesting that several major tech companies, including Amazon and Apple, were compromised by a hardware hack from China. This attack involved altering components that were being manufactured at …

Essential Phone gets October 2018 security update with notch settings

Essential PhoneHot on the trails of the October Android security patches being announced, the Essential Phone is already getting the update. Essential has been crushing the competition by pushing out Android updates on the same day Google announces them. It helps to have only one stock Android phone to worry about. Regardless, Essential is updating their

October security patches out for Pixel/Pixel 2/Pixel C & Nexus 6P/Nexus 5X

android securityIn case you haven’t checked the calendar yet today, it’s the first day of a new month. A new month means a new batch of Android security updates is ready to be sent out into the Android world. Google has released the security bulletins for the Pixel/Nexus devices and Android devices in general. Like last