Posts by Brian Sin

This Android Malware Will Install A Trojan Onto Your PC And Record You Through Your Microphone

There’s a new type of Android malware out there that is masking itself as a “cleaner” app, but what it’s really doing is infecting both your smartphone and your PC. Kaspersky researchers discovered the “cleaner” apps, called Superclean and DroidCleaner, in the Google Play store which makes it all the more scarier. The apps are supposed to free up memory… Read more

Wine On Android Will Allow You To Run Windows Apps On Your Phone

Wine on Android will allow you to run Windows apps on your Android devices. Alexandre Julliard, the original developer of Wine, showed off the software at the FOSDEM (Free and Open source Software Developers’ European Meeting). Wine is ARM-friendly, and is an active work-in-progress. When Julliard was demoing the software at FOSDEM, it was apparently… Read more

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 GT-P3200 Gets Benchmarked

The GLBenchmark database has released the benchmarks for one of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 tablets codenamed GT-P3200. The results show that the GT-P3200 is most likely going to feature a 7-inch display and a dual-core processor. Here are the specs the benchmark leaked: 7/8-inch 1280 x 800 display 1.5GHz Exynos processor Mali-400 MP… Read more

So Far The Only Company Interested In The NVIDIA Tegra 4 Is Toshiba

Toshiba is currently the only manufacturer that is interested in NVIDIA’s Tegra 4 processors. It seems that NVIDIA is having a hard time competing against the likes of Qualcomm, who seems to have monopolized the mobile market. ASUS and Acer, who have used NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 processor in the past, have (for the time being) switched over to manufacturing… Read more

Best Buy Will Give You $50 If You Buy A Smartphone From Them

Best Buy is recycling an old promotion they used last year where any customer who buys a smartphone from them will receive a $50 gift card. All the customer has to do is sign up for the deal between February 3rd – February 9th and they’re ready to go. They can then take advantage of the deal anytime between February 10th – December 31st. Best Buy… Read more

Sony Xperia Z Release Date Revealed To Be February 28th In The UK

The Sony Xperia Z has received an official release date… at least in the UK. Three, Vodafone, and O2 have all listed on their websites that Sony’s flagship smartphone will launch on February 28th, and they have all started taking pre-orders for the device. If you’re one of the first 1000 people to pre-order the Sony Xperia Z from Three, you will… Read more