Five tips for avoiding viruses and malware on your Android

Keeping infected apps off your Android requires common sense more than anything It’s not exactly a secret that Android’s pretty open, and that it’s possible for bad people to do bad things with apps. That’s possible with any computer system, of course. And like any other computer system, Android has checks and balances that help […]

Android gives you the ability to deny your sensitive data to apps

Android privacy just got a lot better. The 4.3 version of Google’s mobile operating system now has hooks that allow you to override the permissions requested by the apps you install. So if you download aflashlight app that wants to harvest your location and phone ID, you can install it, and then use an app likeAppOps Launcher to […]