Boffins silently track train commuters without tripping Android checks – The Register


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Boffins silently track train commuters without tripping Android checks
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Nanjing University boffins Jingyu Hua, Zhenyu Shen, and Sheng Zhong have tracked commuter train trips with 92 percent accuracy using stolen phone accelerometer data. The trio says tracking users on Android phones is possible in part because the …

LG Watch Urbane Review: Wonderful Hardware But Android Wear Is Still … – Forbes


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LG Watch Urbane Review: Wonderful Hardware But Android Wear Is Still
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The big problem with any smartwatch powered by Android Wear though, is Google. The truth is, as an operating system Wear just isn’t good enough yet. One example that I often give of this is the way notifications are presented. Google Fit, for example
LG gives official statement on G Watch R ‘no wifi’ issueAndroid Community

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User Data, Including Full Bitcoin Wallet Access, Retrievable From Secondhand … – Inside Bitcoins


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User Data, Including Full Bitcoin Wallet Access, Retrievable From Secondhand
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In a new study by Cambridge University, user data is routinely retrievable from secondhand Android devices that have been wiped through a factory reset. Most Android devices offer no way of easily deleting user data such as access tokens, messages, …
Android Factory Reset Leaves Your Data Exposed: StudyInformationWeek
Android factory reset does not completely erase your personal data: ReportFirstpost
Android factory reset doesn’t fully erase data: ReportTimes of India
Ars Technica (blog) –ZDNet
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Roman Nurik's FORM Android Wear Watch Face Is Now Available, Includes … – Android Police


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Roman Nurik’s FORM Android Wear Watch Face Is Now Available, Includes
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Roman Nurik works for Google, but he also develops really cool (and free) Android apps from time to time. He’s the man behind Dash Clock, Muzei, and now the FORM Watch Face for Android Wear. You can grab it right now and enjoy it all on its own, or you …
Roman Nurik’s latest FORM Watch Face demonstrates the power of Androidandroidandme.com
Roman Nurik releases ‘FORM’ Watch Face – talks about mashing up various Ausdroid

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Android M: This is Google's new Photos app – BGR


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Android M: This is Google’s new Photos app
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Google is expected to announce a bunch of new software initiatives later this week, one of them being Android M. Some leaks have already provided early information on what the upcoming operating system will have to offer, and a new report sheds light
A First Look at Android’s Standalone Photos AppPetaPixel (blog)
First images of Android M’s new photos app surfaceSlashGear
Android’s new Google Photos app leaks out earlyTechnoBuffalo
VentureBeat –Tech Times –androidandme.com
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Android M and Nexus updates: The good, the bad and the ugly – BGR


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Android M and Nexus updates: The good, the bad and the ugly
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Nexus smartphones and tablets are always the first ones to receive new Android updates, although not all Nexus devices get the upgraded software at the same time. Not to mention older Nexus units which might still be able to run a new Android version …
Everything we know about Google’s next massive Android updateBusiness Insider
Android M Codename: Macadamia Nut Cookie?PC Magazine
Android M’s internal codename is Macadamia Nut CookieVentureBeat
Phone Arena –NDTV –TechGadgetCentral
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Screenshots of Google's new Photos app for Android leak – VentureBeat


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Screenshots of Google’s new Photos app for Android leak
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Screenshots of the Android version leaked today, courtesy of Android Police, and there is a lot to show. We’ve heard rumors that Google+’s image functions may be spun out into a standalone photo service since at least August 2014. In March, Sundar
Google’s new Photos app for Android shown off in screenshot leakPhoneDog
Report: Google Photos apps for Android to spin off from Google PlusLiliputing
Google’s new standalone Photos app leaks out in screenshotsandroidandme.com

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Chrome for Android goes almost 'entirely open source' – 9 to 5 Google


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Chrome for Android goes almost ‘entirely open source’
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In a post in the /r/Android subreddit, an engineer of Chrome for Android announced that the mobile browser is now “almost entirely open source,” with the bulk of its code now available in the open source Chromium repository just like its desktop sibling.
Chrome for Android is now ‘almost entirely open-source,’ letting anyone build VentureBeat
Android Lollipop 5.2: Update will improve battery performance and memory Ecumenical News
You can now build an open source browser based on Chrome for Android codeThe Next Web
Android Authority (blog) –CIO –Ubergizmo (blog)
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Android 5.0, 5.1 Lollipop Update Release Date for Moto G, Moto X 1st and 2nd … – Gospel Herald


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Android 5.0, 5.1 Lollipop Update Release Date for Moto G, Moto X 1st and 2nd
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When it comes to Android updates, the phones that were getting delays were ones from Motorola. Fortunately, it looks like their Moto G (1st and second generation) and Moto X (second generation) and Moto E (also second generation) already have been …
Nexus 6 on T-Mobile starts getting Android 5.1.1 with Wi-Fi callingTechnoBuffalo
Motorola Moto G 1st Gen (2013) Finally Receives Android 5.0.2 Lollipop UpdateTech Times
Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Arrives For Moto G (2013), Price Slashed To $19.99 On International Business Times
International Business Times, India Edition –Master Herald –Android Headlines – Android News
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Everything we know about Google's next massive Android update – Business Insider


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Everything we know about Google’s next massive Android update
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It’s been almost one year since Google officially unveiled its current version of Android, called Lollipop, which means it’s just about time to see what the next major update will bring. Google is holding its annual developer conference next week
Report: Google To Introduce 2-Year Android Update Guarantee For NexusSTGIST
Android M rumored to include update guarantees for supported devicesDigital Trends
iOS 9 vs. Android M – The New Features By Apple, GoogleValueWalk
Gospel Herald –Android Headlines – Android News –Jalopnik
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