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Synaptics: We can do iPhone-like fingerprint sensors, but better

The input provider says iPhone-like fingerprint sensors can be built directly behind the glass of Android and Windows phones.

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Report finds iOS apps riskier than Android apps

A study from Appthority of security and risky behavior in mobile apps yields some concerning results.

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SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive review: Android file transfers made easy

Cables? We don't need no stinkin' cables!

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That Android-powered Nokia phone is coming later this month

After countless rumors, the Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Nokia Android phone is really happening.

on greenbot.com

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Samsung fears no iPad, prices Pro tablets to match

Samsung isn't shying away from the high end of the tablet market. Its Pro tablets start at $400 and the company is taking preorders now.

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How Nokia's fake Windows phone could save the real one

The rumored 'Normandy' Android phone could be "training wheels" for a Windows Phone, with Android apps and cloud services to help lure in users.

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Dell's Wyse Cloud Connect PC-on-a-stick turns any display into a computer

Dell's pocket PC is powered by Android, but plays nice with desktop virtualization services from Citrix, Microsoft, and VMWare.

New Windows malware tries to infect Android devices connected to PCs

Researchers from Symantec found a Windows Trojan program that uses ADBto install online banking malware on Android devices

Google faces $125 million damages claim after losing Android patent lawsuit

A jury found Google guilty of infringing but could not agree on damages, which will be determined in a second jury trial

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New API will simplify Google Drive integration with Android apps, says Google

Developers can now test a preview of the Java-based Drive Android API.

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Code suggests more fitness tracking features headed to Android

Code for an unannounced Android Fitness API suggests that Google is looking to jump on the activity-tracking trend sweeping tech.

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Nokia's Android phone interface sports a Windows Phone look

Looking at the latest leaked interface mockups of Nokia's rumored device, you can't even tell that it's not a Windows Phone.

on techhive.com

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Android-powered Blackphone promises extreme mobile privacy

The Blackphone, from Geeksphone and Silent Circle, is designed specifically to protect your privacy.

on techhive.com