Smartphones have had kill switches for a long time now. Apple’s famous “Find my Phone” feature has been around for years for iOS users, while Android Device Manager is a bit newer for us Android folks. Either app allows you to lock or wipe your device remotely in case it’s ... Read More »
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We’ve known that Google had the ability to remotely remove apps obtained from the Market since before the G1 first hit users hands, but until this week it had gone completely unused.
What apps were so dangerous that they caused Google to forcibly yank them from users’ devices?
The early reports indicated ... Read More »