OnePlus 5T Sandstone White is coming — here’s how to get the limited-edition Android smartphone

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/04/oneplus-5t-sandstone-white-android/ One of the fun aspects of Android is that you get to choose from many different devices. Unlike Apple iOS, where you are fairly limited, Google’s operating system can … Read more

Hundreds of Android and iOS apps use your mic to check what TV shows you are watching

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2018/01/02/alphonso-mobile-audio-targeted-ads/ Advertisers are keen for their ads to be seen, that goes without saying. But it’s more important to be seen by the right people, hence the explosion in targeted … Read more

Apple’s $29 iPhone battery replacement offer is available right now — but supplies are limited

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/31/cheap-iphone-battery-replacement-starts-now/ After admitting to slowing down older iPhones, Apple subsequently apologized for the lack of transparency about the issue. In addition to the apology, the company also announced that iPhone … Read more

Time runs out for WhatsApp on Windows Phone 8 and BlackBerry 10

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/27/whatsapp-ends-windows-phone-blackberry-support/ The start of a new year means saying hello to new beginnings and waving goodbye to a few old things. As 2018 rolls around, WhatsApp is killing off support … Read more

Yes, Apple really is slowing down your old iPhone — but says it’s for your own good

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/22/apple-admits-slowing-down-iphones/ We now know for certain what many people have suspected for some time: Apple really is slowing down older iPhones. The phone-maker has finally come clean about what’s going … Read more

OnePlus 5T available in Star Wars: The Last Jedi limited edition

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/oneplus-5t-star-wars-the-last-jedi-limited-edition/ Every now and then OnePlus introduces a limited edition of its flagship killer. They’re usually nicer than the original, but not quite close to collector’s item status in my … Read more

Privacy: a huge proportion of Android apps are secretly tracking you

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/28/android-apps-track-users/ A joint research project between Yale University’s Privacy Lab and French non-profit Exodus Privacy has uncovered widescale tracking in a large number of Android apps. The likes of Tinder, … Read more