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Google Downplays Report On Android Location Data Collection

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Company says data was collected as part of a heartbeat function to maintain connectivity but never actually used.
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HTC, Huawei Offering Numerous Black Friday Smartphone Deals

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The HTC deals, including $400 off the HTC Bolt, are also good through Cyber Monday on Nov. 27.
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North Korea-Backed Lazarus Group Takes Aim at Android Security

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McAfee discovers new mobile malware that is linked to the same group that was behind the attack on Sony Pictures and the recent WannaCry ransomware worm.

#eWEEKchat Oct. 11: Trends in New-Gen Mobility, Apps, Devices

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Plan to join us Oct. 11 for an #eWEEKchat about trends in new-generation mobility applications and development of applications and services.
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Google Reveals Critical Flaws in Dnsmasq Software Packages

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Researchers discovered seven unique vulnerabilities in the open-source Dnsmasq software, impacting hundreds of millions of Android phones and other devices.
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Google's Android One Program Gets Boost From New Xiaomi Smartphone

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Xiaomi's Mi A1 Android smartphone will retail for around $230 and will be available in dozens of developing markets.
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VMware Fortifies Workspace ONE with Unified Controls

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The new additions, which extend to Apple Watch, are designed to help enterprises connect previously siloed data stores, cloud services and mobile management platforms.
Daily Tech Briefing Aug. 24, 2017

Google Rolls Out a Faster, More Secure Android Oreo VIDEO

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DAILY VIDEO: Google officially takes Android Oreo out of the oven; Microsoft sounds the alarm on weaponized virtual machines in the cloud; the Ropemaker email exploit exposes desktop clients to security risks; and there's more.
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Google Officially Takes Android Oreo Out of the Oven

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New features in the operating system include picture-in-picture, Autofill and support for Android Instant Apps.
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Google Internet of Things Platform Gains Android O Support

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The latest preview version of Android Things also gives developers a look at the new support for technologies such as the OpenGL graphics library and WebView for displaying web content.
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Google Updates Cloud Speech API for Android App Developers

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Updates to the Google Cloud Speed API include extended support for long-form audio, word-level time stamps and additional languages.
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Facebook Launches Social Network Assault on TV with Watch

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NEWS ANALYSIS: The world's largest social network, which has been envious of YouTube, Netflix, Vimeo and other video providers for years, has set the table for its own online television network.
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LoopUp Adds Single Sign-On to Premium Remote Meetings

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Conference call provider streamlines user administration and sign-in, boosts security in its latest version.

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