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Rust killing off memory safety issues in Android
Published in Mobiles


Some things are best left to rust quietly

Google has noticed that since it announced Android Open Source Project (AOSP) support for Rust, memory safety vulnerabilities have fallen.

Russians pretended to be Americans to get US army work
Published in News


8,000 iOS and Android apps contain code developed in Russia

A Russian data company pretending to be an American one developed code for the United States Army, as well as for the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Firefox gets total cookie protection
Published in News
Tuesday, 15 November 2022 12:11

Firefox gets total cookie protection


On Android

Firefox Android browser users will enable the Total Cookie Protection feature by default.

Windows 11 slightly more popular than diabetes
Published in News
Thursday, 03 November 2022 11:23

Windows 11 slightly more popular than diabetes


Only 15.44 per cent have it 

Only 5.44 percent of PCs across the globe have installed Microsoft Windows 11, meaning it gained 1.83 percentage points in a month. To put this figure in perspective only ten per cent of the population have some form of diabetes. 

Earth moves for Android App
Published in News
Friday, 28 October 2022 10:49

Earth moves for Android App


Tame Apple Press does not understand how Apple didnt invent it first

Google's Android Earthquake Alert System, which provides a surface-level warning to device owners in quake zones, across the world was first used in the US.

Google gives Apple a taste of its own medicine
Published in Mobiles


Will make Apple layouts look rubbish on Android 

Google has had enough of Apple making messages from Android users look bad on iMessenger and is giving Jobs' Mob a taste of its own medicine.

Apple is deliberately vandalising messages sent from Android phones
Published in Mobiles


Tame Apple Press shocked that Apple turns message bubbles puke green 

The fruity cargo-cult Apple is so terrified that its fanbois might be tempted by Android machines it has been changing colours on iMessages sent from Android phones to puke-green instead of Apple's smug blue [are you sure that is an official colour. ed].

Facebook warns of dodgy applications
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 10 October 2022 12:33

Facebook warns of dodgy applications


Available through Apple and Android  

More than a million Facebook users might have given their usernames and passwords to harmful apps designed to help scammers take over their accounts.

Apple has a problem -- it could be about to fall behind Android
Published in Mobiles


Next generation Android cleans Apple's clock 

Following the disappointing Phone 14 Pro and the iPhone 14 Pro Max launches the Tame Apple Press are having to recognise that the next generation of Android will out perform Apple.

Google releases cross-device app kit
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 29 August 2022 11:11

Google releases cross-device app kit


Wants Android apps to work on every device

Online search outfit Google has released a new software development kit it hopes will make it easier to use Android apps across all types of devices.