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

Intel Remote Keyboard app nixed after discovery of critical remote control vulnerability

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/04/06/intel-remote-keyboard-vulnerability/ Intel has issued a security advisory about its remote keyboard app after discovering a bug that made it possible for a remote user to mimic keyboard and mouse input … Read more

GIPHY removed from Snapchat and Instagram after racist GIF appears

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/10/giphy-racist-gif-snapchat-instagram/ Snapchat and Instagram have both temporarily removed GIPHY integration from their products following the appearance of a racist GIF. A statement put out by Snapchat says: “We have removed … Read more

The official Mobile Passport app will glide you through immigration

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/03/01/the-official-mobile-passport-app-will-glide-you-through-immigration/ As a US citizen, you’d think returning to your own country should enable quick and easy access through immigration? Sadly, not. We’ve been in this situation ourselves, such as flying … Read more

Samsung launches data-saving and privacy-protecting Samsung Max app for Android

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/02/23/samsung-max-privacy-security-data-saving/ Samsung has revealed a new, free Android app — Samsung Max, which it says is “designed to promote mobile data savings and application privacy management”. The app replaces Opera … Read more