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WhatsApp gained the most monthly active users in India in

WhatsApp gained the most monthly active users in India in 2020: App Annie

WhatsApp became the top app of 2020 in India with the most monthly active users, according to App Annie, a mobile analytics company. That could change in 2021 as users move away from WhatsApp for pri...

Android’s Smart Text Selection Tool adds a unit conversion function

Android’s Smart Text Selection Tool adds a unit conversion function

Android's Smart Text Selection Tool can now perform unit conversions. When you select part of a measurement, the full measurement with the number and unit is automatically selected and a convert but...

Google Rolling Assistant driving mode alternative to Android Audio

Google Rolling Assistant driving mode alternative to Android Audio

The Google Assistant Driving Mode was introduced as an early preview for more Android users in the US. The new driving mode in Google Maps helps users answer / decline calls using voice commands and...

Now set a new background image for every WhatsApp chat

Now set a new background image for every WhatsApp chat

Previously, WhatsApp only allowed its users to set a common custom background image for all chats. That is changing now. With a new software update, you can now set an individual background image f...

Jio Android Phone Supported by Google May arrive in the

Jio Android Phone Supported by Google May arrive in the first quarter of 2021

According to a report, Reliance Jio is expected to launch its prospective Android entry-level phone in the first quarter of 2021 in partnership with Google. The said phone has already been speculated...

Google is creating an app that banks can use to

Google is creating an app that banks can use to remotely lock the debtor’s phone

Google's Device Lock Controller app was silently developed by the search giant. It allows banks and loan providers to remotely lock your device when you aren't making payments. The Device Lock Cont...

Main Source of Malware in Google Play Store on Android

Main Source of Malware in Google Play Store on Android Phones: Report

The Google Play Store has been found to be the main distribution vector for malware on Android phones. Research by NortonLifeLock and the IMDEA Software Institute in Madrid found that 67.2 percent of...

Google Maps Timeline gets a new Travel tab:

Google Maps Timeline gets a new Travel tab:

Google Maps will soon have a new "Travel" tab in the timeline on Android, where users can view a summary of past vacations and total kilometers traveled. This is part of the new features Google is in...

Google Play opens voting for Users’ Choice Awards 2020 for

Google Play opens voting for Users’ Choice Awards 2020 for games and apps

Google Play has started voting for the Users' Choice Awards 2020, helping to recognize the best games and apps of the year. Users can vote on the selected apps and games until November 23rd. Accordi...

DoNot Firestarter Malware Using Google Firebase Cloud Messaging: Report

DoNot Firestarter Malware Using Google Firebase Cloud Messaging: Report

DoNot Firestarter is a newly discovered malware on Android that is reportedly using Google's own infrastructure to deploy malware. According to Cisco's Talos cybersecurity researchers, Firestarter u...