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Google Hit With $1.7 Billion in Europe for Abusing Advertising Dominance

European regulators fined Google €1.49 billion (or $1.7 billion) on Wednesday for abusing its dominance in the online advertising business by imposing restrictive and anticompetitive contracts on its European customers.Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Europe, Science, Antitrust, Adsense, Margrethe Vestager, Kent Walker


Google Hit With $1.7 Billion Fine in Europe for Abusing Advertising Dominance

European regulators fined Google €1.49 billion (or $1.7 billion) on Wednesday for abusing its dominance in the online advertising business by imposing restrictive and anticompetitive contracts on its European customers.Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Europe, Science, Antitrust, Adsense, Margrethe Vestager, Kent Walker


The Huawei P30 Pro smartphone: News, rumors, and features

The Huawei P30 Pro will be announced on March 26. It has already started to leak ahead of this date, and expectations are high that the company will improve even further on the P20 Pro's camera. The post The Huawei P30 Pro smartphone: News, rumors, and features appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Huawei, Huawei P30, P30 Pro


How to root Android phones and tablets (and unroot them)

Wondering whether to root your Android smartphone or stick with stock Android? Perhaps you’ve decided to do it and you just need to know how? Here, you'll find an explanation and a quick guide on how to root Android devices. The post How to root Android phones and tablets (and unroot them) appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Rooting


Law enforcement needs to protect citizens and their data

Robert Anderson Contributor Robert Anderson served for 21 years in the FBI, retiring as executive assistant director of the Criminal, Cyber, Response and Services Branch. He is currently an advisor at The Chertoff Group and the chief executive of Cyber Defense Labs. Over the past several years, the law enforcement community has grown increasingly concerned about the conduct of digital investigations as technology providers enhance the security protections of thei...
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Security, Facebook, Column, Human Rights, Privacy, Law, Australia, Tech, Eu, European Union, Encryption, Cryptography, Fbi


Opera’s VPN returns to its Android browser

Opera had a couple of tumultuous years behind it, but it looks like the Norwegian browser maker (now in the hands of a Chinese consortium) is finding its stride again and refocusing its efforts on its flagship mobile and desktop browsers. Before the sale, Opera offered a useful stand-alone and built-in VPN service. Somehow, the built-in VPN stopped working after the acquisition. My understanding is that this had something to do with the company being split into multiple parts, with the VPN se...
Tags: Android, Mobile, Apps, Asia, Privacy, Tech, Barcelona, Vpn, Norway, Opera, Online Privacy, Online Security, MWC, Wallman, America Asia, Virtual Private Networks


Ahead of third antitrust ruling, Google announces fresh tweaks to Android in Europe

Google is widely expected to be handed a third antitrust fine in Europe this week, with reports suggesting the European Commission’s decision in its long-running could land later today. Right on cue the search giant has PRed another Android product tweak — which it bills as “supporting choice and competition in Europe”. In the coming months Google says it will start prompting users of existing and new Android devices in Europe to ask which browser and search apps they would like to us...
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Mobile, Apps, Spotify, Europe, France, Tech, Eu, European Union, Search Engines, Smartphone, Image Search, Policy, Chrome Os


Opera browser for Android gets built-in free VPN, support for crypto-pairing and more

Opera browser for the desktop already offers free VPN. After the beta update last month that got built-in VPN, Opera browser for Android stable version 51 has received VPN support. This lets you hide your physical locationmaking it harder for others to track your behavior on the Web. The VPN is free and can be enabled easily from the top left corner of the browser. It also does not log web traffic. This means that the VPN servers do not log and retain any activity data, all to protect the...
Tags: Android, Apps, News, Blogging, Vpn, VPN Opera, Opera Android VPN, Crypto Wallet in Opera for Android


Nokia 5.1 Android Pie update starts rolling out

After rolling out Android Pie update for the Nokia 6, Nokia 3.1 Plus and Nokia 2.1, HMD Global has started rolling out Android Pie update for the Nokia 5.1 smartphone, as it had promised. The phone was introduced back in May last year running Android 8.1 (Oreo). A timeless classic has been redefined! Nokia 5.1 now runs the latest Android 9, Pie. Nokia smartphones just keep getting better! #GetSmart pic.twitter.com/OrAAgapOTV — Juho Sarvikas (@sarvikas) March 19, 2019 Android P includes Ad...
Tags: Google, Android, News, Nokia, Blogging, HMD Global, GETSMART, Nokia 5.1 Android Pie update, Pie Nokia, Nokia 5.1 Android Pie


Supporting choice and competition in Europe

For nearly a decade, we’ve been in discussions with the European Commission about the way some of our products work. Throughout this process, we’ve always agreed on one thing一that healthy, thriving markets are in everyone’s interest.A key characteristic of open and competitive markets一and of Google’s products一is constant change. Every year, we make thousands of changes to our products, spurred by feedback from our partners and our users. Over the last few years, we’ve also made changes一to Google...
Tags: Google, Android, Europe, Commission, European Commission, Google Shopping, Public Policy, European Commission Since


How to Disable Pop-up Blocker in Chrome

Pop-up in Google Chrome You must have seen an icon in the address bar of Google Chrome whenever a pop-up is blocked. Most people usually block pop-ups because they tend to infect the computer with ads, spam and malware. Pop-ups can hinder the browsing experience by forcing redirects and hijacking the browser. Thankfully, pop-ups are disabled by default in Chrome which prevents them from automatically appearing on the screen. At the same time, not all of them are intrusive and are often used by...
Tags: Google Chrome, Google, Android, Blogging, Tips, Browser, Pop-up, How To's, Inter, Popup Blocker


Android Q — Google Adds New Mobile Security and Privacy Features

Google has recently released the first beta version of Android Q, the next upcoming version of Google's popular mobile operating system, with a lot of new privacy improvements and other security enhancements. Android Q, where Q has not yet been named, offers more control over installed apps, their access and permissions, and location settings; more support for passive authentication like face [Author: [email protected] (Swati Khandelwal)]
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile Security, Tech, Android App Development, Android Operating system, Privacy Software, Android security, Swati Khandelwal, Google Android, Mobile Privacy, Privacy Settings, Android privacy, Android Q


The Best Horoscope Apps of 2019

Sure, checking your weekly horoscope has always been a pretty popular activity, but if you're really into star signs and everything zodiac, you know how deep into astrology you need to dive to get the good stuff. From feeling seen when Mercury's in retrograde (the struggle is real) to figuring out which sign is the most compatible for you to date to learning about your sign's sleep patterns (there's a reason you're a night owl), zodiac signs have tons of answers to some of your biggest questions...
Tags: Android, Apps, Iphone Apps, Religion, Android Apps, Phones, Astrology, Digital Life


Pixel 3a Lite and Pixel 3a XL: Everything you need to know

The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are considered to be two of the best Android smartphones, but it looks like Google could be prepping a midrange line. Say hello to the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. The post Pixel 3a Lite and Pixel 3a XL: Everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Pixel, Lite, Google Pixel, Pixel 3, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a Xl


Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL: Everything you need to know

The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are considered to be two of the best Android smartphones, but it looks like Google could be prepping a midrange line. Say hello to the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. The post Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL: Everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Pixel, Google Pixel, Pixel 3, Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a Xl


Here’s how to connect your PlayStation 4 to a smartphone or tablet

Sony built the PlayStation 4 with smartphone and mobile integration in mind. Take a look at our guide for connecting your smartphone or tablet to a PS4, so you can get the most out of the system while on the go. The post Here’s how to connect your PlayStation 4 to a smartphone or tablet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Ios, Android, Gaming, Trends, How-to, Sony, Playstation 4


The Black Shark 2’s Ludicrous Mode promises the smoothest mobile gaming

Xiaomi-backed Black Shark has a follow-up to last year's Black Shark gaming phone, complete with high specs and a low price. Here's everything we know about the Black Shark 2 gaming phone. The post The Black Shark 2’s Ludicrous Mode promises the smoothest mobile gaming appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Xiaomi, Black Shark, Gaming Phones


The best Apple AirPods alternatives for Android, Windows, and iOS devices

Apple AirPods, nice as they are, aren't the only game in town. Other makers are offering their own truly wireless earbuds, and if you're looking to buy a pair of high-end in-ear headphones, we've got the best AirPod alternatives on the market today. The post The best Apple AirPods alternatives for Android, Windows, and iOS devices appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Trends, Headphones, Earbuds, AirPods alternatives


The best voice-changing apps

Have you ever wanted to call your friends as Darth Vader or Alvin from the Chipmunks? If you want to play a prank on your friends, we have the best voice-changer apps for iOS and Android, whether you want to record audio or make a call. The post The best voice-changing apps appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Ios, Android, Mobile, Trends, Alvin, Darth Vader, Calling Apps, Voice Changing Apps


Simplify Your Life With the Best Minimal Apps for Your Phone

Life is complicated enough without apps that are weighed down with features you don’t need. Make your smartphone an oasis of calmness, tranquility, and elegant design choices with our picks for the best minimalist apps of the moment—they stick primarily to the job they were made for, and are easy on the eyes.Read more...
Tags: Ios, Android, Mobile, Apps, Science


Here’s one thing you need to do before giving your child a smartphone or tablet

Monitoring your kids' digital habits can be a challenge in today’s high-tech age, but great parental control software like Qustodio gives parents a much-needed advantage Read on to find out how you can protect your child from online dangers with Qustodio parental control software. The post Here’s one thing you need to do before giving your child a smartphone or tablet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Trends, Parental Control, Qustodio, Qustodio smartphone parental control


This is one thing you need to do before giving your child a smart phone or tablet

Monitoring your kids' digital habits can be a challenge in today’s high-tech age, but great parental control software like Qustodio gives parents a much-needed advantage Read on to find out how you can protect your child from online dangers with Qustodio parental control software. The post This is one thing you need to do before giving your child a smart phone or tablet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Trends, Parental Control, Qustodio, Qustodio smartphone parental control


Sony Xperia 10 or 10 Plus: Key settings to change

If you've picked up one of the Sony's more affordable smartphones, you may be be wondering what hidden depths lie within. We've got some handy Sony Xperia 10 tips for you here to help you get to grips with your new phone. The post Sony Xperia 10 or 10 Plus: Key settings to change appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, How-to, Sony, Sony Xperia, Sony Xperia 10, Xperia 10, Key Settings


Leaked ZTE concept phones are mad, may not be real, and totally worth seeing

Renders of what may be ZTE concept phones may show how the manufacturer could avoid using the notch on future devices. They're crazy, may not be real, but are definitely worth looking at. The post Leaked ZTE concept phones are mad, may not be real, and totally worth seeing appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, ZTE, Concept, Axon S, Axon V


Leaked ZTE concept phones are crazy, possibly fake, and totally worth seeing

Renders of what may be ZTE concept phones may show how the manufacturer could avoid using the notch on future devices. They're crazy -- and maybe not even real -- but they're definitely worth looking at. The post Leaked ZTE concept phones are crazy, possibly fake, and totally worth seeing appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Trends, ZTE, Smartphone Concept, Axon S, Axon V


New Samsung Galaxy smartphone will pop up on April 10

Samsung will show at least one new Galaxy phone off on April 10, it has confirmed in a teaser tweet. The Galaxy A90 may make its first appearance, and is rumored to have a pop-up camera and a notch-less screen. The post New Samsung Galaxy smartphone will pop up on April 10 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Samsung, Trends, Galaxy, Samsung Galaxy, NEW Samsung Galaxy, Galaxy A90, April 10


Latest Samsung Galaxy smartphone will pop up on April 10

Samsung will show at least one new Galaxy phone off on April 10, it has confirmed in a teaser tweet. The Galaxy A90 may make its first appearance, and it's rumored to have a pop-up camera and a notch-less screen. The post Latest Samsung Galaxy smartphone will pop up on April 10 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Samsung, Trends, Galaxy, Samsung Galaxy, Galaxy A90, April 10


Sony Xperia 10 review

Better know for premium products, Sony does also have a budget smartphone range, but can the Sony Xperia 10 compete with great cheap phones from Nokia and Motorola? We put it through its paces to find out how it measures up. The post Sony Xperia 10 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Motorola, Nokia, Trends, Sony, Sony Xperia, Sony Xperia 10, Sony Xperia 10 Plus


Best Sony Xperia 10 cases

If you're looking for some protection to keep your Sony smartphone safe, or you want a different style, we've got you covered here with a list of the best Sony Xperia 10 cases. There are clear cases, rugged cases, wallet cases, and more. The post Best Sony Xperia 10 cases appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Trends, Sony, Buying Guides, Sony Xperia, Best cases, Accessory of the Week, Sony Xperia 10


Walmart to launch own low-priced tablet, powered by Android 9.0 Pie

Walmart will soon launch its own low-cost, kid-friendly tablet, which will be powered by Android 9.0 Pie. The price and release date for the device are still unknown, but it will reportedly feature a MediaTek processor with 2 GB of RAM. The post Walmart to launch own low-priced tablet, powered by Android 9.0 Pie appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Android, Mobile, News, Trends, Walmart, Android 9.0 Pie, Walmart Tablet