• Google is starting to deliver Pixel system updates via the Play Store

    2 monthes ago - By Android Central

    Google may deliver system updates alongside app updates on the Play Store.
    From Android's inception, system updates have been delivered from the Settings app, but it looks like that's set to change with Android Q. The folks at 9to5Google uncovered a new string in the Play Store APK that allows system updates to be installed directly from the app, alongside regular app updates.
    Google is now testing that particular implementation, with a user on Reddit getting a system update that was delivered via the Play Store. The device in question was on Android Q Beta 2, and while it looks like the...
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  • Most downloaded social media app in U.S. during Q1 has "Huawei-like" problem with national security

    Most downloaded social media app in U.S. during Q1 has "Huawei-like" problem with national security

    3 monthes ago - By Phone Arena

    If you peruse social media sites like Instagram and Twitter, you might have come across ads for an app called TikTok that is available in both the App Store and Google Play Store. The app allows users to create short videos ranging from 3 seconds to 15 seconds that can be enhanced with music from the app's library. Looping videos running from 3 seconds to 60 seconds can also be created.
    TikTok has been a massive success and according to Sensor Tower, it was the most downloaded social media app in the states during the first quarter. However, some see a security risk ...
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