Apps

Children and Technology: A Preventive Measure or an Invasion of Privacy?

In the “Arkangel” episode of the popular series Black Mirror, an overprotective mother decides to implant a chip in her daughter’s brain so she can use her tablet and an app to monitor everything her little girl sees and feels. This system, originally designed as a parental control app, allows the mom not only to see what her child sees, but also monitor her emotions and moods, and even “filter” images that

New Malicious Apps Detected on Google Play

New Malicious Apps Detected on Google Play Three malicious applications have been detected on Google Play collecting revenue on ads by bringing together three separate techniques. The three apps on Google Play are said to use delayed attacks, self-naming tricks, and an attack list dictated by a command and control server to click on ads in the background without the user’s knowledge, according to Symantec, an internet security company in