Tag Archives: Security

These are the phones that receive regular security patches, according to Google

Pixels, a lot of Nexus devices, and a few names that are a welcome addition. In its 2016 Android security year in review post, Google highlighted steps it has taken over the course of the year to thwart malware and … Continue reading

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There’s reason to be skeptical of Samsung’s new ‘commitment’ to monthly security updates

A generic form response from Samsung’s ‘security team’ does not mean what you think it means. Building on the frustration of the U.S. unlocked Galaxy S7 still not having Nougat while other models are updated, a story is swirling this … Continue reading

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IP Cameras vs. Nest, Arlo and integrated systems: Which security ecosystem should you invest in?

Whether you want something simple or need a complicated whole-house system, there is a security camera that will work for you. Home surveillance cameras are more popular than ever before. Whether you want cameras as part of a larger home … Continue reading

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Nexus 6 security update for March pulled, redeployed

The update that rolled out earlier this week appeared to break an API that checked the status of the Nexus 6′s bootloader, a key factor for Android Pay use. The post Nexus 6 security update for March pulled, redeployed appeared … Continue reading

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Pixel and Nexus factory images with March 2017 security patch now available

You can now get up to the latest software without waiting for an over-the-air update. In keeping with its regular cadence of releasing full software builds for its latest devices, Google has updated its factory image page to include Android … Continue reading

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