Just hours before Apple hosting the iPad3 event, Google makes an announcement that catches everyone’s attention. The Android Market changes name to Google Play, the all in one media hub for your music, videos, games and apps for the Android platform.
As we all know, having your smartphone stolen is one of the worst things that can happen to you. This is why it is recommended to install an anti-theft app on your smartphone or tablet. With the help of a security app like Cerberus you can lock your device, you can delete some of your personal data and if possible, catch the person who stole it from you.
The most notable and important difference between Android and iOS is the fact that the Android operating system allows the user to control the overall user experience. Let’s say that you are bored of how the stock Android keyboard looks. In this case, you can open the Android Market and it is very likely to find an alternative keyboard which installs with a couple of taps.
The Android Market is set up for automatic update and and there is no easy way to disable this function. Some of you may say that the fact that it automatically updates itself is nothing but a good thing, but keep in mind that there may be times when the latest update is unstable and force-closes with no good reason. If you read on the specialized forums you’ll see many users unsatisfied with the performance of the latest upgrade so we’ll present to you, in the following article, the easiest way to disable the Android Market automatic update.
From time to time, Google decide to fix some bugs regarding Android Market and they automatically push the updates to compatible devices, without testing the app thoroughly. This article will show you how to disable automatic update of Android Market app so that it will not encounter stability issues or force close.
Upon checking the XDA-Developers forum and upon receiving numerous reports from users who encountered serious issues when the Android Market got updated, we decided to inform as much people as we can about how they can disable the automatic update.
The phone as we know it today has nothing to do with the one that you used to purchase five years ago. More than just calling someone, with today’s phone you can now take high resolution pictures, play a game or listen to music. This is why nowadays we are calling it a smartphone. Having all of these features on your smartphone, means that you are vulnerable to the outside world. If your phone gets into the wrong hands your personal information, contacts or messages can be viewed and accessed by anyone. This is why you should consider installing an application… Continue to Hide Secrets PRO Android Lets You Hide Contacts, Messages And More
Google Bouncer can be considered the security force of the Android Market, an invisible service that will constantly look for malware applications, delete them and block their developers. It was not a secret anymore that malicious software was becoming quite a frightening issue for the Android users but especially for Google, as Android Market was starting to get a image of considerable uncertainty.
If you have been listening to music on the computer long before the Android platform came out, it is very likely that you are a Winamp Pro media player fan. That was the way how you listened to ripped MP3’s as there was no iTunes alternative.
The security company Symantec, Norton’s creator, recently warned about the existence of a few applications on Android Market with a malicious code inside which contains a Trojan created to steal information.
The manner of detection is very simple: Symantec suspects that “healthy” Android applications have been replaced for others with viruses.
Hulu is a website created in 2007 by NBC Universal and News Corporation that offers free, advertised-supported, streaming television programs and movies from NBC , FOX , and many other networks and studios. In April 2009, after nearly four months of negotiations, Disney bought 27% of Hulu in an attempt to minimize the losses of the crisis affecting the media conglomerate. However, this agreement did not include the streaming of some successful programs of Disney and ABC. After Disney / ABC joined the “party”, CBS remained the only US major network not participating in Hulu.