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ACLU Takes Carriers To Task For Slow Android Updates
2013-04-18 09:29:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Earlier this week, security firm NQ Mobile released a report which found Android to be the mobile platform most targeted by hackers. Along with being the largest mobile platform — and therefore a large target for hackers — it also has a bad reputation for being a fragmented OS. Though Google frequently releases new updates to Android which generally include security updates, these patches often never reach the...

Software Apps Could Make Mobile Operating Systems Vulnerable
2013-04-17 18:57:20

[ Watch the Video: Zhendong Su Explains How to Avoid Android Hacks ] Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Any computing device is only secure as its software. While the core operating system could be secure, software that is installed on top of it could introduce holes into the security. This has long been a problem with desktop and laptop computers, and software developers have often had to plug such holes. Just this week, Oracle Corp. released an update for...

2013-04-16 23:02:01

MailPix.com, the new photo-printing site, has released Caption8, a new social photo game on the Apple App Store and the Android Market. Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) April 16, 2013 MailPix.com, the new photo-printing site, has released Caption8, a new social photo game on the Apple App Store and the Android Market. Users can add funny captions to their own photos or the photos of their friends, and share them. Two styles are built-in the app, Motivational Poster and Speech Bubble, with more...

2013-04-16 23:00:31

Pocket Soft's new Android developer tool, Update Direct, now enables updates for off-market Android Apps from the Google Cloud Platform. Update Direct enables developers to embed self-updating capabilities into their privately distributed off-market apps. Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 16, 2013 Pocket Soft, the maker of RTPatch, has recently launched its new Android Developer software tool, Update Direct. The tool is designed to supplement off-market distribution by providing automatic, secure...

Android Malware Skyrockets In 2012
2013-04-15 12:35:18

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study from mobile security provider NQ Mobile found that malware on mobile devices grew by 163 percent in 2012, with Android being the platform most targeted. The news probably won´t get any better, says NQ. Cyber-villains will only get more creative as the years pass and find new ways to break into mobile devices. These findings are particularly disturbing given that users are developing a deep and intimate...

2013-04-14 23:02:43

InfiniteSkills Inc. release "Learning Android App Programming Tutorial," a 9-hour course designed to introduce new and experienced app developers to the Android development system. (PRWEB) April 14, 2013 Software training firm InfiniteSkills Inc. this week released its "Learning Android App Programming Tutorial," a course designed to introduce new and experienced app developers to the Android development system. Android app development is based in the Java programming language, using the...

2013-02-26 23:01:27

The 99 cent “Mary-On-Board®” App - aka the NAG-avator — nags the driver by simply pushing a button on your Smartphone! Troy, MI (PRWEB) February 26, 2013 A new App that provides funny “nagging” driving advice in both English and Spanish is now available for the iPhone and Android. The Mary On Board® App, available from the Apple App Store or the Android Market, features 15 hilarious back-seat driver sayings like “Why don´t you stop and ask...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.