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March 16, 2015

Read Current Mobile Alerts Here at the RSS Feed

Our feed titled: PDAMobileCafe-MobileAlerts

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Cantoni.mobi: Mobile Sites
http://cantoni.mobi/
Top mobile sites for Android, iPhone, Windows or smart phones. Focus on simplicity and speed.

MobiLinks.com
http://mobilinks.com/
Directory Of Mobile Websites

PhoneFavs.com
http://phonefavs.com/dir/
Mobile Site Directory. Mobile Web Portal. Mobile Web Directory

m.thebigproject.com
http://m.thebigproject.com/
Directory of the top US Mobile Friendly Websites

Wap Review
http://wapreview.com/
Covering the Mobile Web Since 2004

WAP SITES – WAP sites means wireless website, as original name for cellular sites that began. WAP Wireless Application Protocol, wireless internet accesssed on cellular phone with wireless web enabled browser.

YesWAP
http://yeswap.com/
Mobile Web directory with links to over 2300 high quality mobile sites for all phones.

Twilight Zone Mobile WEB Sites Directory
http://twilightwap.com/elite/
WAP Elite. Directory Of Mobile WEB Sites

 

Daily Digest

October 3, 2014

teDaily Digest

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<vistaglider@gmail.com>: Oct 02 03:49PM -0400 How to Use App Extensions on an iPhone or iPad With iOS 8

App extensions allow you to extend iOS’s Share menu with any service you like, add browser actions to Safari or Chrome, use custom photo-editing tools in the Photos app, and integrate cloud storage services with any app.

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http://www.howtogeek.com/197150/how-to-use-app-extensions-on-an-iphone-or-ipad-with-ios-8/

<vistaglider@gmail.com>: Oct 02 03:48PM -0400 How to Use Widgets on an iPhone or iPad With iOS 8

iPhones and iPads can now use widgets thanks to iOS 8. In fact, you probably already have some widgets installed — they’re all just disabled by default. Here’s how to enable and use those widgets you already have.

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http://www.howtogeek.com/197119/how-to-use-widgets-on-an-iphone-or-ipad-with-ios-8/

Gerald309 <gerald309@gmail.com>: Oct 02 03:25PM -0400 *How to Turn Off Auto-Correction in Android*

When typing on an Android device, your spelling is checked automatically

and replacement words are suggested. If you don’t select a word in the

list of suggestions, a default word is used to replace what the system

things is a misspelled word.

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http://www.howtogeek.com/197047/how-to-turn-off-auto-correction-in-android/

Gerald309 <gerald309@gmail.com>: Oct 02 03:24PM -0400 *Your Devices Broadcast Unique Numbers, and They’re Being Used to Track You*

Your smartphone — and other devices that use Wi-Fi — broadcast a unique

number when they search for nearby Wi-Fi networks. A device’s unique MAC

address is sent along with “probe requests” that search for nearby Wi-Fi

networks.

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http://www.howtogeek.com/196998/your-devices-broadcast-unique-numbers-and-theyre-being-used-to-track-you/

Gerald309 <gerald309@gmail.com>: Oct 02 03:22PM -0400 *How to See Which Apps Are Draining Your Battery on an iPhone or iPad*

With iOS 8, Apple added a way to see which apps are draining your

battery the most. This includes apps that drain your battery in the

background — something that’s possible on iOS thanks to iOS 7′s

“background refresh” feature.

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http://www.howtogeek.com/197074/how-to-see-which-apps-are-draining-your-battery-on-an-iphone-or-ipad/

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How to Use Private Browsing to Hide Your Tracks on Android

September 29, 2014

How to Use Private Browsing to Hide Your Tracks on Android
Private browsing allows you to surf the web without saving any information about your browsing and download history, cookies, form data, or search history. Browsers available for PCs have provided ways of browsing privately, but what about private browsing on a phone or tablet?

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http://www.howtogeek.com/196712/how-to-use-private-browsing-to-hide-your-tracks-on-android/

Android Fake ID Security Threat Uncovered, Solution Available

August 3, 2014

Android Fake ID Security Threat Uncovered, Solution Available

PRESS: Information…

Your Android has a Fake ID problem, allowing malware to impersonate trusted apps
Computerworld (blog)
Look at other Android malware. You do it whatever it takes for the user
to say, Yeah I want that app,” Forristal said. “It’s certainly severe.
It’s completely …
http://blogs.computerworld.com/malware-and-vulnerabilities/24199/your-android-has-fake-id-problem-allowing-malware-impersonate-trusted-apps

 

Big Android “Fake ID” Security Threat Uncovered
Tom’s Hardware Guide
Bluebox Labs, a part of Bluebox Security, has discovered a flaw in
Android that allows malware to pose as legitimate apps. This problem
applies to all …
http://www.tomshardware.com/news/bluebox-fake-id-security-malware-android,27341.html

SOLUTION AVAILABLE:

Trustlook Introduces the First Android FakeID Vulnerability Security
Scanner
DigitalJournal.com
The Android FakeID vulnerability is caused by Android’s lack of a
certificate-chain signature verification mechanism which could allow
malware to …
http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/2094345

Malvertising – Mobile Malware Ads

July 11, 2014

Malvertising
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malvertising

Malware ads overtake porn (malvertising)
The Rakyat Post
http://www.therakyatpost.com/business/2014/07/08/malware-ads-overtake-porn/
Web ads have outpaced pornography as the top mobile content that leads to malware attacks via mobile devices, according to the “2014 Mobile …
“In a statement, Malaysia country manager Ivan Wen said almost one in every five times a user being directed to mobile malware is now done through Web ads.”

Zorenium bot can now hit iOS users as well

March 31, 2014

Zorenium bot can now hit iOS users as well

Help Net Security

If all the claims included in the adverts for the multi-platform, multi-purpose piece of malware called Zorenium are true, it could very well have a …

http://www.net-security.org/malware_news.php?id=2747

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Fake Football Manager App Secretly Using Your Smartphone to Mine Bitcoin and Dogecoin

March 31, 2014

Fake Football Manager App Secretly Using Your Smartphone to Mine Bitcoin and Dogecoin

International Business Times UK

Mobile malware hiding in popular apps such as TuneIn Radio and Football Manager is secretly mining crypocurrencies like bitcoin, dogecoin and …

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/fake-football-manager-app-secretly-using-your-smartphone-mine-bitcoin-dogecoin-1442165

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Mining Malware Infects Mobile Market via Google Play Apps

March 31, 2014

Mining Malware Infects Mobile Market via Google Play Apps

CoinDesk

Cryptocurrency mining malware for PC platforms has been around for a while, but now it has gone mobile, specifically via the Android OS. A team of …

http://www.coindesk.com/mining-malware-infects-mobile-market-via-google-play-apps/

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Pro tip: Use Malwarebytes wisely to prevent Android slowdowns

March 28, 2014

Pro tip: Use Malwarebytes wisely to prevent Android slowdowns

TechRepublic

No platform is completely immune to malware — not even Android. To this end, I always recommend protection. One such solution happens to be my …

http://www.techrepublic.com/article/pro-tip-use-malwarebytes-wisely-to-prevent-android-slowdowns/

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https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.malwarebytes.antimalware

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Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malwarebytes’_Anti-Malware

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Android has 97 Percent of Mobile Malware, But Nearly None in the US

March 28, 2014

Android has 97 Percent of Mobile Malware, But Nearly None in the US

DailyTech

But Android also has a massive malware headache. A new report from Finnish security firm F-Secure claims 97 percent of the fast-growing field of …

http://www.dailytech.com/Android+has+97+Percent+of+Mobile+Malware+But+Nearly+None+in+the+US/article34595.htm

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