Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Nexus smartphones vulnerable to reboot or inability to connect to the internet via SMS attack

December 1 | Posted by sarah | Phone News Tags: , , , , , ,

Nexus smartphones are vulnerable to reboot or the inability to connect to the internet via SMS attacks. PCWorld reports, “Attackers could force phones from Google’s Nexus line to reboot or fail to connect to the mobile Internet service by sending a large number of special SMS messages to them. “The issue was discovered by Bogdan Alecu, a system administrator at Dutch IT... Read more

Google+ for iOS can now do full resolution backup for photos and videos

November 24 | Posted by nadine | App News Tags: , , , ,

Google+ for iOS can now do full resolution backup for photos and videos. On iTunes, the app is described as: Stay connected and share life as it happens with Google+ for iPhone and iPad. Join a Hangout, post a photo, or see what friends are sharing while you’re on the go. Features: -          iPad-optimized layout brings your stream to life -          Share photos directly to... Read more

Search app for Windows Phone 8 updated by Google

November 18 | Posted by nadine | App News Tags: , , , , ,

The Search app for devices running Windows Phone 8 has been updated by Google. The news comes to us courtesy of Italian-speaking site Plaffo, which was then first spotted and translated by WMPoweruser. The site reports, “This is really hard to believe. Google has released an update for its search for Windows Phone 8 devices. This app already features Google voice... Read more