Different layers of the Android operating system

Since its introduction to the world in 2010 as a free open source operating system, Android has moved into the most popular mobile operating system for smartphone and tablets with a predominant market share in individual countries around the world. But, what is Android? And, more importantly, how does Android in one manufacturer’s phones and … More Different layers of the Android operating system

Misconception that all apps on Google Play store are safe

Apps are the programs or software on mobile devices, and the way they are purchased or downloaded differs significantly from those on desktops and laptops. Specifically, programs on laptops are downloaded from websites of the software creators. In particular, since the advent of smartphones, apps are downloaded from dedicated app stores belonging to one of … More Misconception that all apps on Google Play store are safe

Does the voice call and short message service functions of a smartphone needs protection by an antivirus program?

Smartphone is the de facto standard in mobile telecommunications, and with open source operating systems such as Android, the price of previously expensive smartphones has fallen drastically. This enables significant market penetration of smartphone, which draws users away from conventional voice call and messaging only feature phones. With useful features such as mobile Internet, better … More Does the voice call and short message service functions of a smartphone needs protection by an antivirus program?