Researchers warn of an ‘Achilles’ heel’ security flaw for Android phones

Security researchers warned that a widely used processor for Android devices had hundreds of vulnerabilities. Angela Lang/CNET You might not ever have heard of a digital signal processor, but there’s a good chance you’ve reaped the benefits of one on your phone. These processors, described as a “complete computer in a single chip,” are the […]

Android is finally getting its version of Apple’s AirDrop

Google is unveiling an Android feature called Nearby Share. Angela Lang/CNET Android is getting a feature that’s been beloved among iPhone users for years.  Google, which makes the Android mobile operating system, on Tuesday said it’s launching a tool...

Android users will soon get 117 new emoji

Check out some of the 117 new emoji that Google will add with Android 11 this fall. Google Android users will soon get to choose from 117 new emoji to spice up their text messages, Google said on Thursday. The new emoji will launch with Android 11 this fall.  The...