Former Apple CEO, Beats Design Firm Team on Sleek, Low-Cost Android Phones for … – Re/code


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Former Apple CEO, Beats Design Firm Team on Sleek, Low-Cost Android Phones for
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As for software, the company went largely with stock Android (the Lollipop version for now), though it did give the icons a unique look and feel. While the products were designed in San Francisco, the company plans to market them exclusively outside
A former Apple CEO just launched two new Android phonesThe Next Web
Obi Worldphone SF1, SJ1.5 Affordable Android Smartphones LaunchedNDTV
Former Apple CEO John Sculley just launched a new line of cheap Android Business Insider
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AMIDuOS Releases Major Upgrade To v2.0, Brings Full Android 5.0.1 … – Android Police


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AMIDuOS Releases Major Upgrade To v2.0, Brings Full Android 5.0.1
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AMIDuOS, a popular solution for running Android apps on Windows, has issued a major update today that brings users a full Lollipop virtual environment. The update, to version 2.0, is most notable for leaving the now very-dated world of 4.2 Jelly Bean.
AMIDuOS lets you run Android apps on your Windows PC, nowPCWorld
Run Android 5.0 Lollipop apps and games on your Windows devicesWinBeta
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Google details new runtime permissions in more secure Android 6.0 Marshmallow – ZDNet


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Google details new runtime permissions in more secure Android 6.0 Marshmallow
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Additionally, Google says it might be easier to use Android’s current intents system in some cases. Why create a new Camera app or function if a similar one is already installed and has user permissions to access the camera sensor? Google says the new …
Android Marshmallow update coming to LG G4, G3, not G2SlashGear
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Android 6.0 Marshmallow preview: What to expect from your next version of AndroidPocket-lint.com

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Android Auto now has a desktop emulator for developers – The Next Web


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Android Auto now has a desktop emulator for developers
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Much like an Android Auto head unit in a car, the DHU lets developers plug an Android handset into a computer to get a clear idea of what is going on with their Android Auto app. Once plugged in, the phone will go dormant while the DHU takes over
Google’s new DHU emulator helps developers test Android Auto apps from their VentureBeat
Google DHU is a full-functioning Android Auto emulator for developersAndroid Authority (blog)
Android Auto gains computer emulator so you don’t have to work from your car9 to 5 Google
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Scanner Finds Malicious Android Apps at Scale – Threatpost


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Scanner Finds Malicious Android Apps at Scale
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Most Android malware samples can be found clinging to some sort of knockoff to a legitimate application. Hiding in plain sight like that, sometimes they find their way into Google Play or any one of the dozens of less-patrolled Android markets
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Google Updates: Android Pay doesn’t launch as Amazon rocks the boatInquirer

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Android Marshmallow Update: Samsung Galaxy S5 Misses Latest Android Update … – International Business Times


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Android Marshmallow Update: Samsung Galaxy S5 Misses Latest Android Update
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Samsung has announced which phones will be receiving the Android Marshmallow software upgrade. According to SlashGear, the Galaxy Note 5, S6 Edge+, S6 Edge, S6 and S6 Duos will all receive the upgrade. Also confirmed are the Note 4, Note 4 Duos, …
Review: New phones, tablets keep Samsung at Android helmWRAL.com
International Galaxy Note 4 gets Android 5.1.1 Lollipop updateTechnoBuffalo
Android 6.0 Marshmallow: Samsung Galaxy Note And S6 Variants Will Get Update Tech Times

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Amazon Underground aims to make Android apps and games 'actually free' – The Guardian


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Amazon Underground aims to make Android apps and games ‘actually free’
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Amazon Underground is an app for Android smartphones that offers a catalogue of apps and games with their in-app purchases all reduced to zero. Users can still “buy” virtual currency and items, but Amazon will pay for them – touting an “actually free
How to get genuinely free Android apps and free Android gamesPC Advisor (registration)
Amazon Underground Features An Android App Store Focused On “Actually Free” AppsTechCrunch
This sneaky trick gets you paid-for Android apps completely FREE, and no ‘in Mirror.co.uk
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