Daily Archive: December 13, 2013

Google tells EFF: Android 4.3's privacy tool was a MISTAKE, we've yanked it

Rights warriors enraged by ad giant's 180-degree spin on permissions filter Privacy campaign group the Electronic Frontier Foundation is more than a little miffed with Google – after the Chocolate Factory pulled an Android tool that lets users co…

Google removes privacy control in latest Android update – RT (blog)

RT (blog)Google removes privacy control in latest Android updateRT (blog)Enhanced privacy controls in the Android 4.3, which allowed the installation of apps while blocking their ability to gather sensitive data from a user, have been removed in the ne…

Google removes privacy feature from Android mobile software – Reuters UK

RT (blog)Google removes privacy feature from Android mobile softwareReuters UKSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc has removed an experimental privacy feature from its Android mobile software that had allowed users to block apps from collecting persona…

Google removes privacy feature from Android mobile software

Google Inc has removed an experimental privacy feature from its Android mobile software that had allowed users to block apps from collecting personal information such as address book data and a user's location. The change means that owners of smart…

KitKat Android Upgrades Arrive: Is Your Device Included? – PCWorld

Gotta Be MobileKitKat Android Upgrades Arrive: Is Your Device Included?PCWorldAndroid 4.4, code name KitKat, has been on the market for nearly a month and a half, and in recent days and weeks, upgrade plans to the new OS have been announced for a wide …

Razer Comms Lands on Android for On-the-Go Game Chats – PC Magazine

SlashGearRazer Comms Lands on Android for On-the-Go Game ChatsPC MagazineRazer this week launched an Android version of its Razer Comms all-in-one communications system. The app lets you stay in the game even when you're away from your PC via voice…

EFF criticizes Google for removing secret Android app permission manager – The Verge

The VergeEFF criticizes Google for removing secret Android app permission managerThe VergeAndroid users should be familiar with app permissions, those often-unsettling lists of everything on your device that an app requests access to in order to be ins…

Android 4.4.2 KitKat Problems, Frustrations Mount for Nexus Users – Gotta Be Mobile

Gotta Be MobileAndroid 4.4.2 KitKat Problems, Frustrations Mount for Nexus UsersGotta Be MobileUnsurprisingly, Android 4.4.2 KitKat problems and frustrations have increased since the release of the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update as Nexus 7, Nexus 4, …

Google Has Ticked Off A Privacy Watchdog Group By Yanking Out A Popular … – Business Insider

Business InsiderGoogle Has Ticked Off A Privacy Watchdog Group By Yanking Out A Popular …Business InsiderGoogle is being condemned by the watchdog group the Electronic Frontier Foundation for yanking out a privacy feature from the latest version of A…

5 New Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Update Details – Gotta Be Mobile

Gotta Be Mobile5 New Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Update DetailsGotta Be MobileThe Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3 and Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update roll outs are winding down and should be completed soon. Still, there are…

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