Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Sept. 29, including the latest criticism by the FBI head over default smartphone encryption, iOS as the only game in town, a service expansion for startup SimilarWeb, another ad platform update from Facebook and Subway's new mobile campaign.
Leaked documents show that Google is steadily tightening the requirements for its partners--such as device maker Samsung--to build Android smartphones.
Google received close to 32,000 data requests from governments for information related to criminal investigations in the first half of 2014, up 15 percent from the second half of 2013 and 150 percent from 2009 when the search giant first began publishing the data.
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In response to the disclosure of data on 5 million Google accounts, WordPress is resetting the passwords on 100,000 of its accounts.
Google unveils the first Android apps that will run directly on a Chromebook device, promises more to come in the months ahead.
A text file allegedly containing around five million logins and passwords for Google accounts was published earlier this week on the Bitcoin Security board, a Russian cybersecurity forum.
Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Sept. 11, including Google's new enterprise solution for Apple devices, Samsung's fortification of Knox with Centrify, the Gizmox rebrand to Reddo Mobility, an increase in the biometric technology on smartphones and how the Apple Watch will popularize the smart band.
Google has updated an experimental password generator for the Chrome browser, though it is not clear if it will make its way into a stable release.
Google says its PageSpeed software module can help cut bandwidth used by 37 percent automatically.