iPhones are now more failure-prone than Android devices

OH, HOW THE TABLES HAVE TURNED. iPhones are now more likely to fail than Android devices, with crashing apps and headphone malfunctions causing grief for Apple smartphone users over the past year. So says mobile diagnostics outfit Blancco Technology Group, which has called out Android for this kind of thing in the past. The firm's latest State [...]

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Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Wins Best Smartphone Award at MWC 2017

The GSM Association recognized the Galaxy S7 edge as the Best Smartphone in the Best Mobile Handsets and Devices category at the annual Global Mobile Awards at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Samsung’s Vice President of Global Product Strategy, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics, Junho Park stated “We are honored to be [...]

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Android testing reveals sad state of anti-malware apps

Ratings and reviews won't weed out badware. Many Android anti-malware apps in Google's Play Store are written by amateurs and offer little or no protection against security threats, a large test of security products has found. Researchers from independent testing lab AV Comparatives downloaded 110 anti-malware apps from Google Play, including reputable brands such [...]

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