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In China, you can no longer buy a smartphone without a face scan

Posted in Business on 14th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

Despite a outcry on Chinese social media, it seems unlikely that critics will prove successful in pushing against it/

Apple and Samsung Hardest Hit as Smartphone Production Falls But 5G Phones Could Save 2019

Posted in Hardware on 19th Jan, 2019
by Alex Muller

Smartphone production in the first quarter of this year is expected to drop 19 percent as China and world markets slow.

60.3% of harmful Android apps in 2017 detected via machine learning

Posted in Software on 16th Mar, 2018
by Alex Muller

Google released its Android Security 2017 Year in Review, the fourth installment of the companys attempt to educate the public about Androids various layers of security.

Apple reportedly halves iPhone X production after low sales

Posted in Business on 29th Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

Starting at $999, the iPhone X is Apples most advanced model to date, but its apparently not selling well enough to keep manufacturing at current rates.

Google Play hit 19 billion+ downloads in Q4 2017, highest quarter ever

Posted in Software on 25th Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

Smartphone adoption in emerging markets just delivered the highest number of app downloads Google Play has ever seen in a quarter.