Articles tagged with: Apps

MSO.PJApps Virus Makes Android Devices Vulnerable to Security Threats, Quietly Subscribes to Fee-charging Services

MSO.PJApps Virus Makes Android Devices Vulnerable to Security Threats, Quietly Subscribes to Fee-charging Services

Security service provider NetQin Mobile has revealed that a new virus named MSO.PJApps is targeting Android devices. The virus leaks private data and surreptitiously subscribes to fee-based services without the user’s knowledge.
Reports suggest the virus crept into a popular app download site in China recently and has been causing damage …

FireCore Announces Couch Surfer and Last.fm Apps for Apple TV 2G Via aTV Flash

FireCore Announces Couch Surfer and Last.fm Apps for Apple TV 2G Via aTV Flash

Here’s an announcement that will give Apple TV users a reason to smile. FireCore, a media centre software developing firm, has announced that it will be releasing two applications for the second generation Apple TV in the form of a software suite called the aTV Flash.
aTV Flash is aimed to …

Now, Lock Your Android Apps With “Application Safer” and “App Slammer”

Now, Lock Your Android Apps With “Application Safer” and “App Slammer”

Looking for a solution to keep your device safe from the clutches of unwanted users? We have two: App Slammer and Application Safer. Both these privacy tools can come in handy, allowing you to shut others out of your phone so that you have exclusive access to your device and …

Apple Mac OS X: Lion To be Available in Summer 2011; Will Feature Mac App Store

Apple Mac OS X: Lion To be Available in Summer 2011; Will Feature Mac App Store

Apple’s ‘Back to the Mac’ event saw the launch of the next Mac OS lineup, Mac OS X: Lion. The company had been teasing us for sometime with the image of a lion figuring from behind a tilted Apple logo. Today the company unveiled the Lion and also gave a …

Appbackr Launches in Open Beta; Kicks off Appbackr Challenge for Developers to Mark Launch

Appbackr Launches in Open Beta; Kicks off Appbackr Challenge for Developers to Mark Launch

Here’s news for developers and the company promises there are hundreds of greenbacks up for grab. We are talking about Appbackr, a wholesale marketplace for iPhone and iPad apps, which has launched in open beta, making its wholesale catalog of apps available to buyers. To promote the platform to developers …

RIM Releases 9670 Flip Phone On Sprint; Features full QWERTY keyboard, 2 Displays & BlackBerry 6 OS

RIM Releases 9670 Flip Phone On Sprint; Features full QWERTY keyboard, 2 Displays & BlackBerry 6 OS

Sprint and Research In Motion (RIM) have announced the much-anticipated BlackBerry Style 9670 smartphone, a new flip smartphone featuring a full QWERTY BlackBerry keyboard, the new BlackBerry 6 operating system and a range of advanced communications and multimedia capabilities including BBM (BlackBerry Messenger). It will be available in the US …

SHAtter-based Greenpois0n will Not Block Installous Despite Chronic Dev Team’s Anti-Piracy Stand

SHAtter-based Greenpois0n will Not Block Installous Despite Chronic Dev Team’s Anti-Piracy Stand

Will SHAtter-based Greenpois0n, which looks to jailbreak iOS 4.1/4.2 iDevices (including Apple TV) for life, block Installous? That’s one question doing the rounds among those waiting for the release of the much-anticipated jailbreak toolkit. The answer is it will not. For the uninitiated Installous, available for download via Cydia for …

Yahoo Spruces Up its Search, Introduces ‘Accordion’ Module, Apps to Search Page and Shortcuts

Yahoo Spruces Up its Search, Introduces ‘Accordion’ Module, Apps to Search Page and Shortcuts

Yahoo looks serious about sprucing up its search mechanism and has launched the first in a series of search enhancements. Of the most prominent changes in the main search page are the addition of a new ‘accordion’ module at the top of search results and the introduction of ‘apps’ to the …