Last year, a Which? investigation found that 31% of resold smartphone models from three of the major used and refurbished handset stores are no longer receiving security updates. Phone manufacturers only schedule data updates for a certain period after…Read More How to Ensure Security when Buying a Refurbished or Second-Hand Smartphone
A computer science engineer at Michigan State University has a word of advice for the millions of bitcoin owners who use smartphone apps to manage their cryptocurrency: don’t. Or at least, be careful. Researchers are developing a mobile app to ac…Read More Bitcoin Security Rectifier app aims to make Bitcoin more secure
Can’t decide between a phone and a TV? Why not both?
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A school janitor has lost her job, and she says it’s because she refused to download a smartphone app that would track her location.Read More School janitor says she was fired for not installing smartphone tracking app
The extended support includes more than 130 devices.
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Pricing starts at CA$1,869
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The First Smartphone for Free-Ranging Kids In an earlier article, we took a look at smartphone alternatives for free-ranging kids. Next up is the follow-on conversation … the time you give them their first, fully functional smartphone—and how to manage having it in your lives. For children, learning to use a first smartphone is just […]Read More The First Smartphone for Free-Ranging Kids