Malware Attack Alert for Android

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Google Removes 50 Android Apps From Play Store Due To 3 Different Malware Attacks

Google has banned 50 android applications from the Play Store. According to the research, Zscaler's ThreatLabz team discovered three distinct malware families infecting Google Play apps: Joker, Facestealer, and Coper. According to the report, the majority of the apps were tainted with Joker malware. Once activated, Joker may install premium dialers and covert malware on devices, persuading unsuspecting clients to sign up for expensive monthly… read-more

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 06:02 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, Ban, Joker Malware, Android, application

Courtesy: DNA INDIA


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WhatsApp CEO Warns Users To Be Wary Of Fake Versions

WhatsApp has cautioned the users, urging them to be wary of phony versions of the messaging service. Will Cathcart, the CEO of WhatsApp, has asked people on Twitter not to use the tweaked version of WhatsApp because users may get into severe problems and their data can be leaked. Cathcart warned that apps like "Hey WhatsApp" from a developer named "HeyMods" are hazardous and should be avoided. 

Tue, 12 Jul 2022 - 03:33 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: WhatsApp, Android, fake version, CEO, Messaging app

Courtesy: India today

Google Maps

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Google Maps Introduces New Feature Which Calculates Toll Costs For Trip

Google Maps released a new function that calculates how much one would have to pay in tolls when traveling along a  route. It is available on Android and iOS. While calculating routes, there is also an option to "avoid tolls." Google claims that the displayed prices are based on "reliable information from local tolling authorities," with the overall cost taking into consideration the number of tolls and time of day.  

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 04:30 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Google, Toll, New feature, google maps, Android

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WhatsApp New Edit Feature

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WhatsApp’s New Feature Will Allow Users To Edit Messages After Being Sent

WhatsApp is developing a new edit function. The function will allow users to edit the text after it has been sent. WhatsApp is alleged to have begun work on the feature five years ago, but was soon shelved after it was exposed on Twitter. After a five-year hiatus, it has reconsidered working on the edit feature. The feature was being evaluated for Android, and is testing for iOS and Computer. 

Sat, 04 Jun 2022 - 03:10 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: WhatsApp, New feature, iOS, Android, computer

Courtesy: ANI

WhatsApp update

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WhatsApp To Introduce Rich Link Previews For Text Status Updates

WhatsApp is experimenting with creating rich link previews when sharing a link to a text status update. This will help both the sender and the recipient to verify the previews before opening or reading the message. Testing is presently being done on iOS platform, but it may also be expanded to Android users. WhatsApp is also working on a new approach to disappearing messages, which will be released in future. 

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 08:03 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: WhatsApp, New feature, Android, Messages, iOS

Courtesy: Zee News

MPL Carom Game

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Carom Verse: Know The Queen And The Power She Holds

The traditional indoor game, carom board can be now played online on MPL. Available on iOS and Android for free, the MPL gaming platform allows players across the globe to register and play carom to earn money. To participate, register with a mobile number and start playing. On MPL, the game is between two players, following the similar rules of traditional carom, including returning… read-more

Thu, 27 Jan 2022 - 03:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: MPL, Online Carom Game, briflyexclusive, Earn Money, Android

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BlackBerry Model

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BlackBerry Era Comes To End From Jan 4, Announces Company

BlackBerry officially announced to end its smartphone era and announced to stop supporting smartphone functions like cellular data, wi-fi connection and calls. "As a reminder, the legacy services for BlackBerry 7.1 OS, and earlier BlackBerry 10 Software, BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 and earlier versions will not longer be available after January 4," announced BlackBerry. Notably, BlackBerry phones running on Android software will not be… read-more

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 08:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Blackberry, INDIAN MARKET, Android, Smartphones, BlackBerry India

Courtesy: Economic Times

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WhatsApp Working On Message Reaction Notification

WhatsApp has released a new update for its android users on the beta channel. According to reports, the company has been working on message reaction notifications for its android application for months. Moreover,  it has been evident from its name that it will let users react to messages, similar to the way users reacted to posts and comments on Facebook. However, it's unclear when the update will be available.

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 10:45 AM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: WhatsApp, Latest update, Tech Industry, Android, World news

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Netflix Games

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Netflix Launches Five Mobile Games For Android Users Globally

Netflix, on November 2 released the first collection of games for Android users around the world. The games are Stanger Things: 1984, ''Stranger Things 3: The Game'', ''Shooting Hoops'', ''Card Blast'' and ''Teeter Up''. The games are available without any extra charges. There's a restriction to how many devices people may play on, but Netflix is yet to specify it.… read-more

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 08:40 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Netflix, mobile game, Android, stranger things

Courtesy: ANI


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Chrome Unveils New Feature; Enables Preview Page Before Opening

Google Chrome has unveiled a new feature in the platform that allows users to preview a page before accessing it. Aimed at enhancing user experience, the novel feature enables the user to see the contents of a page by clicking on the given link without actually going to the page. Besides, this feature gets automatically added to the browser without Play Store's interference. Currently, the feature is available in Chrome 89.

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 07:03 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Google Chrome, Technology, Preview feature, Silicon Valley, Android

Courtesy: MS Power User