WhatsApp update brings Slack-style group messaging features and new admin controls

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/15/whatsapp-group-chat-new-features/ The latest update rolling out to WhatsApp users heralds the arrival of a batch of new group messaging features. Available to both iOS and Android users, the new features … Read more

Microsoft announces Your Phone, an app to view your iPhone or Android device in Windows 10

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/05/07/your-phone-ios-android/ Having given up on its own mobile operating system, Microsoft has a greater interest in Android and iOS than ever before. Today at its Build 2018 developer conference, the … Read more

Opera launches (another) mobile app — Opera Touch 1.0 links in with Opera desktop browser

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/25/opera-launches-another-mobile-app-opera-touch-1-0-links-in-with-opera-desktop-browser/ Opera Software has launched Opera Touch 1.0 a mobile app for Android (with iOS due to follow shortly). It joins existing mobile apps Opera and Opera Mini. The new … Read more

Online banking security improves but only a third are free of critical vulnerabilities

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/23/online-bank-security-improves/ The percentage of critical vulnerabilities in online banking systems is falling, but two thirds still contain at least one critical vulnerability according to a new report. Enterprise security specialist … Read more

International Shopping experience comes to the Amazon Shopping app

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/17/amazon-international-shopping-experience/ Amazon is making it easier to browse for goods from international sellers and have them shipped to your home country. The company is bringing the “International Shopping” experience to … Read more

Thousands of Android apps have built-in crypto keys and passwords

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/16/android-apps-built-in-passwords/ A large number of free Android apps suffer with flaky security because software developers are leaving cryptographic keys embedded and passwords hard-coded. Speaking at the BSides security conference in … Read more

Discover the best apps and games with Google’s Android Excellence April 2018 update

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/06/android-excellence-april-2018/ It’s less than a year since Google launched the Android Excellence program through which the company highlights the very best Android apps and games. The list is refreshed every … Read more