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  • Android botnet abuses people's phones for SMS spam

    In a new twist, spammers have built a botnet that sends SMS spam through infected Android phones, shifting the potentially pricey cost of sending spam to victims.

    Written by Jeremy Kirk18 Dec. 12 04:04
  • Android botnet abuses people's phones for SMS spam

    In a new twist, spammers have built a botnet that sends SMS spam through infected Android phones, shifting the potentially pricey cost of sending spam to victims.

    Written by Jeremy Kirk18 Dec. 12 04:04
  • Facebook debuts speedier Android app

    Facebook has launched a new version of its app for Android smartphones that promises users speedier access to their messages, timeline and news.

    Written by Martyn Williams13 Dec. 12 22:25
  • Japan's Hulu to charge viewers through their phone bills

    Japan's Hulu, the only international arm of the popular U.S. video streaming service, is trying to lure mobile viewers with the option to pay through their monthly phone bills.

    Written by Jay Alabaster11 Dec. 12 04:47
  • Huawei invests €70 Million in Finland to build better smartphones

    Huawei Technologies will invest €70 million (US$90.6 million) over a five-year period to establish a research and development center in Helsinki, Finland; its first task will be to build software for smartphones and tablets based on Android and Windows Phone 8.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs10 Dec. 12 17:05
  • Judge pleads for 'global peace' in Apple-Samsung fight

    At the end of a long court hearing in California on Thursday that saw Apple and Samsung argue over a US$1 billion damages award granted to Apple this summer, Judge Lucy Koh had a simple yet optimistic request: global peace.

    Written by Martyn Williams07 Dec. 12 02:17
  • Apple, Samsung head back to court on Thursday

    Apple and Samsung will return on Thursday to the San Jose courtroom where they battled over cell phone patents earlier this year, and Apple subsequently won damages of $1.05 billion.

    Written by Martyn Williams05 Dec. 12 18:06
  • Orange to install Lookout security software on Android devices

    Mobile network operator Orange will install Lookout's Mobile Security application on some of the Android-based tablets and smartphones it distributes starting in 2013, aiming to protect millions of subscribers in the first year alone.

    Written by Mikael Ricknäs04 Dec. 12 10:52
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