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Google has been tracking your phone's location, even with location turned off

23 minutes ago   |   Talk Android   |   4 articles

Going into settings and turning off your phone's location will stop all apps and services from tracking your whereabouts. That's a simple, easy to remember privacy concept...
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Google Lens in Assistant is rolling to Pixel phones

1 hour ago   |   Liliputing   |   7 articles

It's been almost half a year since Google unveiled Google Lens, a new Android feature called Google Lens that allows you to identify items using your phone's camera, and then...
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Galaxy S9 renders from third-Party case maker leaks

Galaxy S9 renders from third-Party case maker leaks

1 hour ago   |   Gizchina   |   2 articles

We're still about 2-3 months away from the official release of the Galaxy S9 family, and while we're at the moment not certain on what these devices will bring to bear, we sure...
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The Salvation Army will soon let you make Christmas donations through a smartphone app

The Salvation Army will soon let you make Christmas donations through a smartphone app

1 hour ago   |   MobileSyrup

For 126 years, The Salvation Army has run its annual Christmas Kettle Campaign to collect donations for the millions of people living in poverty. In Canada, specifically, The...
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Google has been secretly collecting Android users' cell tower locations, risking a hit to its reputation

Google has been secretly collecting Android users' cell tower locations, risking a hit to its reputation

2 hours ago   |   Android Central   |   4 articles

Google failed to disclose a pretty severe privacy violation and that's bad for everyone, especially Android users. Google makes no secret of the amount of user data it collects...
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Google Lens In Assistant Starts Hitting All Pixel Devices

2 hours ago   |   Android Headlines   |   7 articles

Google Lens in Google Assistant is starting to hit all Pixel devices as Google has now officially confirmed that it's beginning the rollout process of flipping the switch for...
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The best Black Friday smartphone deals from Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint

The best Black Friday smartphone deals from Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint

2 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport   |   4 articles

With Black Friday oh-so-very-nearly here, we've now got all the deals from the big four carriers locked down. Black Friday 2017 is looking to be a big one, as T-Mobile and...
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Save up to $100 off these Samsung tablets from Amazon

Save up to $100 off these Samsung tablets from Amazon

2 hours ago   |   AndroidPhoneFans

Samsung remains one of the few manufacturers that's committed to Android tablets with a whole range of devices at various price points. They're also one of the only tablet...
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Facebook Messenger rolls out 4K photo sharing

Facebook Messenger rolls out 4K photo sharing

2 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   4 articles

Facebook has added a new feature to its services that allows users to send and receive photos in at 4K resolution, or up to 4,096 x 4,069 pixels per image. Facebook says that...
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Google reportedly collects Android data when Location Services are off

Google reportedly collects Android data when Location Services are off

2 hours ago   |   Digital Trends   |   4 articles

Since early 2017, Google has been collecting location data from all modern Android devices, according to a report from Quartz. The company collected the data on all Androids...
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Uber hid massive data breach by paying hackers $100k

Uber hid massive data breach by paying hackers $100k

Uber paid hackers $100,000 to hide a major data breach, according to new reports. This breach affected 57 million accounts in 2016, the company stated, exposing phone numbers... Read more ...

‘Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' was just released a day early on iOS and Android

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US Cellular offering free Galaxy S8, LG G6, or Moto Z Force with eligible...

US Cellular offering free Galaxy S8, LG G6, or Moto Z Force with eligible trade-in

We've already seen the Black Friday deals on offer from MVNOs like Cricket and MetroPCS , but now it's US Cellular's turn to throw their hat in the ring. It's a pretty juicy... Read more ...

Google has been collecting location data even when location services are...

Google has been collecting location data even when location services are disabled, report says

According to a report from Quartz , Google has been collecting location data from Android users, even if they disabled location services and even if their devices didn't have a... Read more ...

Surface Book 2 power issues under heavy load working as intended, Microsoft says

Surface Book 2 power issues under heavy load working as intended, Microsoft says

Battery drain during heavy gaming sessions on the 15-inch Surface Book 2 with the included charger is working as intended, Microsoft says. Shortly after the Surface Book 2... Read more ...

The best Black Friday smartphone deals from Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint

The best Black Friday smartphone deals from Verizon, T-Mobile, AT&T, and Sprint

With Black Friday oh-so-very-nearly here, we've now got all the deals from the big four carriers locked down. Black Friday 2017 is looking to be a big one, as T-Mobile and... Read more ...

Best deals to outfit your phone

Best deals to outfit your phone

Black Friday is here, or at least it will be once November 24 rolls around. You know what that means, right? That it's time to score some deals on a new phone and maybe even... Read more ...

Google reportedly collects Android data when Location Services are off

Google reportedly collects Android data when Location Services are off

Since early 2017, Google has been collecting location data from all modern Android devices, according to a report from Quartz. The company collected the data on all Androids... Read more ...