Tag: mobile app

How to Lock Down Your iPhone App Permissions

Screenshot: iOS You don’t want to worry about an app unnecessarily having access to other parts of your phone, and you can control this by...

Court Documents Show Google Pays Competitors to Not Compete

As more documents are brought to court in the case of Epic v. Google, there is more evidence of the search giant’s anti-competitive streak.Photo: Lionel...

Google Bans “Sugar Daddy” Apps From the Play Store

Photo: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) You probably wouldn’t expect to find references to “sugar daddies” in Google’s policy updates, but this week that’s exactly what...

Windows 11 Might Let You Sideload the New Android File Format

Will they or won’t they support Google’s new app bundles?Image: Microsoft Amazon has officially confirmed that it is working on supporting the new Android App...

Wear OS Apps Just Got Easier to Download

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo While the next generation of Google’s Wear OS smartwatch platform has been the focus of a lot of buzz lately, the company announced today...

5 Reasons to Turn On Android’s Developer Mode

Screenshot: Android Hidden away in the main Android Settings menu is a secret set of tools called Developer options that gives you access to all...

Google Seems to Be Closing the Borders on Its Play Store

The new Android App Bundles will have a .aab file extension. Image: Google Google will start imposing a change that would clamp down on the...

Android Apps on Windows 11 Could Put Apple’s Seamlessness on PC

Microsoft is bringing Android apps to Windows 11 via the Amazon Appstore.Image: Microsoft Windows is my desktop operating system. It’s what I’ve been using all...

Student’s School Apps Are Sharing Data With Third Parties

Photo: Kena Bentacur (Getty Images) Over the past year, we’ve seen schools shift to digital services at an unprecedented rate as a way to educate...

Wow, Google, Show Us How You Really Feel About Wear OS

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo Google’s smartwatch platform, Wear OS, hasn’t received a whole lot of love from the company, but frankly, the neglect is starting to...

MCA eyes revamp of compliance regime

A mobile app for corporate filings, pre-filled forms and fewer compliances — after an exercise to cut down on the number of criminal offences under...

‘System Update’ Android App Is Dangerous Malware

Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty Images) Beware a newly discovered malicious app that pretends to update your phone but, in reality, is just a giant spyware...

How to Switch From Old Google Pay to New Google Pay

Image: Google In April, the old Google Pay app is losing its key functionality, which means you’ll need to move over to the new Google...

Mobile app improves price data collection of essential commodities: Govt

The government on Sunday said that data collection of wholesale and retail prices of 22 essential commodities on a daily basis has improved following the...

The File-Sharing Android App ShareIt Has Deep Security Flaws

A file-sharing app that claims it has been downloaded from the Google Play store more than 1 billion times has serious security flaws.Photo: Sam Rutherford/Gizmodo...

Leaked Android 12 Screenshots Show Some iOS-Like Changes Coming

Screenshot: Google (Other) While Google typically waits until much later in the spring to officially show off new updates and features, some leaked screenshots may...

Google Mulls an Android Alternative to Apple’s Privacy Settings

Photo: Alastair Pike (Getty Images) On Thursday, Bloomberg reported that the Google was “exploring an alternative” to to the anti-ad-tracking features that Apple will soon...

The Best Organization Apps for Scheduling Your Days

The ongoing pandemic makes days blur into each other—they are no longer differentiated by the events and activities that helped split up our time. If...

Recognising fantasy sports as India’s unique soft power opportunity

By Nandan Kamath It has not been an easy journey for the fantasy sports industry over the last decade. Early on, with no law to...

7 Tips to prevent your social media account from getting hacked

For some people, social media has become the most crucial part that cannot be separated from daily activities because social media is regarded as a...

Can Digital Marketing Really Boost Your Business Online Reputation?

The competition in every field turns ugly when the ill-resources of marketing are picked unknowingly by a specific brand, which largely focuses on belittling other...