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Android, Debian Linux and Ubuntu Linux top 2016 list of most vulnerable product charts
Jan04

Android, Debian Linux and Ubuntu Linux top 2016 list of most vulnerable product charts

Figures made available by CVE Details have shown that Android, Debian Linux, and Ubuntu Linux topped the charts of the most vulnerable products in 2016. According to the statistics revealed by CVE Details, an online database that collects and stores information on software security vulnerability, Google Android recorded the biggest number of vulnerabilities in 2016—523. Second on the list, according to the report, is Debian Linux with...

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Google and Facebook top list of most popular apps in 2016
Dec28

Google and Facebook top list of most popular apps in 2016

Without a doubt, Google and Facebook were the most dominant in terms of top apps released in 2016. Both companies did not only top the headlines, they had more popular apps topping virtually every chat in the outgoing year. In a release on Wednesday by Nielsen, the two tech giants unsurprisingly edged other popular apps. Facebook led others on the list with more 146 million average unique users per month, and 14 percent growth over...

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Google to launch two new flagship smartwatches in 2017—report
Dec23

Google to launch two new flagship smartwatches in 2017—report

Google is reportedly planning to launch two new flagship smartwatches come the first quarter of 2017. Jeff Chang, product manager of Android Wear at Google told The Verge that the new watches will be the flagship Android Wear 2.0 devices. He said both watches will be the first ones to launch with the new platform. Rumors were making the rounds that Google was working on new smartwatches; but today’s confirmation shows that those...

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Google receives lawsuit for its confidentiality policies
Dec21

Google receives lawsuit for its confidentiality policies

Google is facing another major lawsuit and this time it comes from one of the company’s project managers, regarding its confidentiality policies   Working at Google can seem like a dream job for many people. The facilities are fantastic and you get to work with one of the best companies in the world. But, sometimes things can go south and even the employees can turn against Google. A report from The Information declares that...

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Google abandons the idea of self-driving cars, according to report
Dec13

Google abandons the idea of self-driving cars, according to report

The dream of self-driving vehicles it’s over for Google but the company doesn’t stir away from the automotive technology According to a report from The Information Google has changed course regarding the self-driving car. Yes, the one with no steering wheel and pedals. But Google doesn’t want to leave that dream to get away so easily. According to the same report the company is going to partner with automobile companies and use the...

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Google’s “Trusted Contact” is a new app for sharing location with close contact
Dec06

Google’s “Trusted Contact” is a new app for sharing location with close contact

Google has a new app for Android designed to make it easier for close friends and families to keep track of your location. Called Trusted Contacts, the new app will allow your close friends and families to request your location and view your activity status. However, any request that fails to get a response within five minutes will be automatically shared with those contacts. More of a safety app than a tracking device; Trusted...

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