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Fake Android Instagram apps have been stealing login credentials from users

Security researchers have discovered a series of fake Instagram apps on the Google Play Store that aim to steal your username and password through a sophisticated phishing scam. The apps have been taken down since being discovered.
Mobile

This nasty string of emojis can potentially render your iPhone useless

A newly discovered iPhone exploit involves nothing more than a malicious string of emoji. In some cases, it can cause reboots and crashes. But it isn't easy to execute, luckily -- it requires the use of an iCloud account.
Mobile

18 annoying Galaxy S7 Edge problems and how to fix them 3:45

Samsung has refined its curved display beauty this year, but smartphone perfection remains elusive. These are the Galaxy S7 Edge problems we’ve been hearing about, with advice on how to tackle them.
Mobile

Federal Trade Commission hits Qualcomm with a lawsuit over its licensing practices

The Federal Trade Commission has sued Qualcomm, alleging that the company is abusing its dominance in the mobile industry by charging extra fees for the use of its patents -- patents that are deemed as essential in the industry.
Mobile

Worlds collide as Cortana makes its way to the Android lock screen

Cortana, Microsoft's digital voice assistant, has a new feature on Android devices: A lock screen interface. The beta version of the app includes an shortcut enables one-swipe access to Cortana's informational cards.
Health & Fitness

Save your skin from sun damage by snapping a photo in invisible ultraviolet

A new Kickstarter campaign hopes to promote skin health by letting people see themselves in the ultraviolet (UV) spectrum, which is invisible to the naked eye but reveals signs of sun damage.
Mobile

Superthin and sleek webcam cover helps protect your privacy in style

The Intelligent Security Camera Cover (ISCC) claims to be the "the world's thinnest, most ergonomic, and seamless mechanical webcam privacy cover.” After browsing the many mechanical camera covers out there, we’re inclined to agree.
Mobile

Don’t worry if you lose your connection — Google for Android will save searches

Your curiosity knows no bounds -- not even those of your mobile connection. Google knows this, which is why the search giant has updated its Android app to save your searches even if your Wi-Fi or cell signal can't save itself.
Mobile

Low-cost Android One smartphones could be coming to the U.S. in the near future

According to a new report from The Information, Google is planning to bring one of its most popular foreign programs back home. Android One is said to be making its way to the U.S. "in the coming months."
Cars

Hyundai’s Genesis luxury brand launches smartphone, smartwatch apps

Hyundai's new Genesis luxury brand is launching smartphone and smartwatch apps that can do everything from remotely lock and unlock a car's doors, to help set up service appointments.
Mobile

Take your notes to the next level in iOS 10 with collaboration

The Notes app in iOS 10 allows you to add people to a note, and work with them in real time. Check out this guide to learn how to set up notes collaboration in iOS 10 and how to remove people from a note or stop sharing it.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…