More than two years after discovery, Google has finally acknowledged that a number of its budget Android smartphone models have been compromised by cybercriminals, with backdoor malware being pre-installed prior to distribution to customers...Read More
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Some of the UK’s leading mobile phone operators are seeking urgent clarification on the government’s position over the Chinese tech giant Huawei. In a draft letter to Cabinet Secretary Mark Sedwill, seen by the BBC and intended to b...Read More
BT has announced it is to shut down 270 UK offices as part of a three- to five-year cost cutting exercise that looks to save the tech giant £1.5 billion. This equates to almost 90% of BT’s current real estate portfolio. After the dust se...Read More
Ahead of next week’s annual Apple WWDC Developer conference, the tech giant has hit back at app developers who have accused it of using the store to gain a competitive edge over its rivals. Last March the music-streaming service Spotify f...Read More
For the first time Android users will be able to download the privacy-focused Tor browser from Google Play Store. While Tor has a reputation for allowing unsavoury and criminal activities to be performed anonymously, this is just a small pa...Read More
Following Google’s decision to stop supplying its Android OS to Huawei, both EE and Vodafone have announced that they would drop the Chinese company’s phones from their 5G launch. EE made their announcement as they laid out plans for th...Read More
What Vodafone giveth, Google taketh away. Following Vodafone’s decision to allow Huawei into its non-core network, Google has announced it will suspend business ties with Huawei. This means that from now on the two companies will no longe...Read More
Apple has reported the loss of $75bn of its market value when shares plummeted by 9% in the face of the escalating trade war between the US and China. The loss in market value means it has slipped behind both Microsoft and Amazon. Last week...Read More
At the recent I/O Annual Developer Conference, Google proudly announced it now had 2.5bn active Andriod devices with 1.5bn gained over the past four years. According to these figures Google is now bigger than Windows and bigger than iOS, ma...Read More
The hugely popular messaging app WhatsApp has discovered a vulnerability that allowed spyware to be injected into a user’s phone through the messaging service’s phone functions. The Financial Times (FT), who first discovered the vulnera...Read More