Mobile App

PUBG Cuts Tencent Ties After Indian Ban

Effort to persuade Indian authorities not to ban PUBG Mobile, sees South Korean developer cut ties to Chinese publisher Tencent

1 year ago

India Bans 118 Mostly Chinese Apps, Including PUBG

India has increased its Chinese mobile app clampdown, with 118 mobile apps including Tencent's popular game PUBG Mobile, now banned

1 year ago

Google Faces App Tracking Lawsuit

Lawsuit alleges Google continues tracking user activity on mobile apps, even if tracking is turned off in Google account settings

2 years ago

Coronavirus: EU Sets Out Guidance For Covid-19 Tracking App

European Commission publishes detailed guidance for EU member states developing their own Coronavirus tracking and warning apps

2 years ago

FaceApp Faces Call For Security Probe

Paranoid or sensible? US Senator demands probe of app that ages people's faces, over Russian connection

3 years ago

Encrypted Apps Used To Exchange Child Abuse Images – Report

Criminals increasingly utilising encrypted apps, rather than the dark web, to trade child abuse images

3 years ago

Culture Secretary Matt Hancock Launches Own Social Networking App

MP launches his own smartphone app, amid fears from some Apple users that it contains a privacy flaw

4 years ago

Virtual Keyboard App Reveals Data Of 31m Android Users

Colossal new data breach as Android keyboard app Ai.type exposes personal data of 31 million users

4 years ago

Privacy Concern Raised Over iOS Apps Camera Access

Bye bye privacy! Live streaming, and shooting of video and pictures from Apple iPhone, without user being aware

4 years ago

Swansea City Adds Cyber Security And Mobile Apps Into Digital Formation

INTERVIEW: Swansea City COO Chris Pearlman talks Silicon through the club's digital transformation plans ahead of the upcoming season

5 years ago

Google Focuses On Personalisation And Fake News In App Updates

It's now easier for users to follow their favourite topics and fact-check new stories

5 years ago

Heathrow Airport Is Latest To Adopt AR Tech In Bid To Engage Customers

Travellers can interact with exclusive characters in the Pokemon Go-esque app

5 years ago

Schools Voice Privacy Concerns Over Snapchat Maps Feature

Snapchat's Maps feature has faced criticism for putting user's safety and privacy at risk, but where should the line be…

5 years ago

Cheeky IT: Engagement And Human Experiences Drive Nando’s Tech Ambitions

Restaurant chain Nando's places culture and human engagement at the heart of its digital transformation strategy

5 years ago

Wimbledon Serves Up AI And Real-Time Insights In 2017 Digital Push

Wimbledon will test out a series of new tools and services at this year's Championships

5 years ago

Taunton And Somerset NHS Trust Turns To Google DeepMind For Mobile App

Google-owned DeepMind signs up yet another NHS Trust as a partner

5 years ago

WhatApp Scam Tricks Users Into Handing Over Subscription Fee

WhatsApp hasn't charged a subscription since it was first launched in 2010

5 years ago

Researchers Switch Off Car Engine Using Connected Dongle Vulerability

Researchers tricked the dongle into thinking it was connected to a car before hijacking the device

5 years ago

Power BI Users Can Start Power BI Tasks With iOS 3D Touch

Users now can now start common Microsoft Power BI tasks from the home screen on iPhones that support 3D touch

5 years ago

Mobile App Lets You Beat RBS 6 Nations Half Time Scrums At Aviva Stadium

Rapid Q, a mobile app from Preoday, is enabling fans to pre-order food and drink from their seats during the…

5 years ago

Google Adds Languages, Emojis And Voice Typing To Gboard

Want access to Google Doodle's on your phone? Ask and you shall receive...

5 years ago

Washington Elites Use Secure Messaging Apps To Keep Or Leak Secrets

Two secure messaging apps that discourage snooping - Confide and Signal - are doing the rounds in Washington

5 years ago

BBC Set To Kill iPlayer App For Windows Phone

Cost is apparently the primary driver as BBC sets timeline for the end of the Windows Phone iPlayer app

5 years ago

Malware Poses As Fake Netflix App To Spy On Users And Steal Data

The malware is able to take screen captures, view contacts and read SMS messages

5 years ago

LinkedIn Gets A Facelift With New Desktop Design

LinkedIn promises improved user experience with biggest ever desktop redesign

5 years ago

Snapchat Is Coming To London With New International HQ

Snapchat goes off-trend and picks London as European base ahead of expected $25 billion IPO

5 years ago

Android Users Beware Of Fake Super Mario Run Apps

A fake, credit card-stealing Android version of Mario Super Run is doing the rounds

5 years ago

Skype Founder Touts Ultra Secure Messaging App Wire

For when you absolutely, positively, don't want the NSA snooping on your communications

6 years ago

Telegram Closes Down Islamic State Propaganda Channels

German message service Telegram has begun deleting channels being used by terrorists Islamic State

6 years ago

Companies Plan To Spend Big On Mobility As They Seek To Boost Collaborative Work

Red Hat study reveals companies are shifting towards mobile collaboration, MBaaS technology, open source and lightweight development languages

6 years ago