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AnandTech:
Full disk encryption on Nexus 6 leads to 62.9% drop in random read performance   —  Encryption and Storage Performance in Android 5.0 Lollipop  —  As alluded to in our Nexus 6 review, our normal storage performance benchmark was no longer giving valid results as of Android 5.0.
Nov 22, 2014, 5:30 AMIn context
Derek Walter / Greenbot:
Google Maps 9.1 for Android now displays local weather, time, and tips about your destination   —  Google Maps 9.1 is a rather minor update, compared to the major Material Design overhaul in 9.0.  —  But it turns out there are some useful features tucked away, especially if you rely on the app …
Nov 21, 2014, 11:45 PMIn context
Elyse Betters / Pocket-lint:
Pebble Android app update brings support for full notifications and more languages   —  Pebble is on a roll.  —  Despite kicking off the week with handy apps like Domino's Tracker and PayPal, the smartwatch maker has yet another announcement up its sleeve: an update for the Pebble Android app …
Nov 21, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Nicole Perlroth / New York Times:
Android malware NotCompatible infects 20K a day, according to mobile security company Lookout   —  Malicious Software Said to Spread on Android Phones  —  For years security researchers have warned that it was only a matter of time before nasty digital scourges like malicious software and spam would hit smartphones.
Nov 21, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context
Liam Tung / ZDNet:
Google releases Divide Productivity Review app for Android IT Preview Program users   —  Android Work takes shape as Google's BYOD Divide surfaces on Play  —  Summary: Google's play to establish Android in the enterprise has taken a step forward with the launch of its BYOD container for productivity apps.
Nov 21, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Lanh Nguyen / Android Authority:
Asus Zenwatch review: classy, elegant, great battery life, low-priced at $200, but with a clunky charger   —  Asus ZenWatch Review  —  The Bottom Line  —  PROS  —  CONS  —  The Asus Zenwatch brings elegance and class to the Android Wear space at a surprisingly competitive price …
Nov 21, 2014, 1:55 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Jaunt VR Releases Its First Content With App That Puts You On Stage With Paul McCartney   —  Jaunt wants to give you something to watch on makeshift virtual reality headsets like Google Cardboard, Dodocase, and Mirage.  So today the 360-degree camera and VR production software maker launches …
Nov 20, 2014, 8:20 PMIn context
Jeff Barr / Amazon Web Services Blog:
Amazon's enterprise storage and sharing service Zocalo gets iOS, Android apps, 5TB file support   —  Amazon Zocalo Update - Mobile Apps + 5 TB Files  —  I have a couple of pieces of good news for current and potential users of Amazon Zocalo.  Both items are available now and you can start using them today.
Nov 20, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Square Register, Sans Payments And Hardware, Now Works Globally On Android And iOS   —  Last week, when Square started pre-orders for new chip-based card-reading hardware to upgrade its older mag-stripe readers, we noted that it seemed only a matter of time before the company would finally turn …
Nov 20, 2014, 9:20 AMIn context
Jon Russell / TechCrunch:
Developers In China Can Now Make Money Via Google Play Apps (But Not In China)   —  Google has announced that developers based in China can now make money from apps listed on the Google Play Store.  The update covers 130 international markets but not China itself, however.
Nov 19, 2014, 11:30 PMIn context

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