Joker Malware Apps: The Joker is back on Android smartphones - Latest News
It was earlier this year in January that Google had posted a detailed report on a malware called ‘Joker’ that the company had been tracking since 2017. Now it seems like this dangerous malware is back on Google Play Store. According to a report by Check Point, the malware has made a comeback to the Play Store as a result of a small change in its code and thereby being able to get past Play Store’s security checkers. This time, the Joker malware has come back to the Play Store by adopting an old technique from the conventional PC threat landscape, suggests Check Point, that is “used in the mobile app world to avoid detection by Google.” The report lists
Google’s video conferencing tool — Google Meet — is soon going to get an option to blur the background, according to a report by 9to5Google. This was found in the APK Insight that was uploaded to the Google Play Store, where various lines of code hinted that this might be rolled out soon. “Today, Google Meet version 41.5 began rolling out via the Play Store, with the only noteworthy change being the addition of four strings that mention background blur,” said the report. If this feature is rolled out it will work out pretty much the same way as the bokeh mode or the portrait mode works on the front camera of your smartphone. Readers must note that this
In view of its new COVID-19 policies, tech giant Google has begun the crackdown on apps and services on the Play Store that do not conform to them. One such victim of the crackdown is an old and popular app: Podcast Addict. It is one of the most popular podcast apps on the Google Play Store but has been removed from the platform on account of violating the new coronavirus policies, as per a report by 9To5Google. Google updated its COVID-19 guidelines recently to prevent the spread of misinformation about the novel coronavirus. Podcast Addict is not a recent app; it has been there on the Play Store for close to nine years and has had more than 5 million downloads.
नई दिल्लीः काफी लंबे इंतजार के बाद अब स्मार्टफोन बनाने वाली चीनी कंपनी Honor ने भारतीय बाजार में अपना नया फोन लॉन्च किया है. पिछले छह महीनों से कंपनी भारत में बिलकुल शांत थी. हालांकि अब जाकर के बिना गूगल ऐप्स के कंपनी का यह फोन भारत में उपलब्ध है. होनोर ने अपनी ऐप गैलरी फोन में दी है, जहां पर सारे ऐप्स मिलेंगे. नहीं है गूगल प्ले स्टोरफिलहाल इस फोन में गूगल प्ले स्टोर भी नहीं है. कंपनी का कहना है कि उसकी ऐप गैलरी में 93 लाख ऐप्स हैं, जिसमें से 95 फीसदी भारतीय यूजर्स के लिए हैं. कंपनी इस फोन को पहले से ही चीन में लॉन्च कर चुकी है. इस स्मार्टफोन में पॉप-अप सेल्फी कैमरा, पावरफुल प्रोसेसर