More than a quarter of smartphone buyers across Europe jumped ship from Android to iOS, which saw solid gains across most of the continent, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.
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Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.
Samsung is just the latest smartphone vendor to offer bad news as demand slows around the world.
Samsung's mobile payments service works with older retail terminals, which means unlike Apple Pay, it's accepted almost everywhere.
Google is launching the Android Security Awards Program, allowing researchers to make some extra cash when they make an Android bug or flaw known to Google.
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The company's new mobile payments has seen $30 million in transactions in just one month as it prepares to launch in the US where it will battle with Apple Pay.
Mozilla is working on a project that could let a few key Android apps like WhatsApp run on its fledgling mobile operating system, which could keep its prospects alive.
While Samsung devices dominate the global smartphone market, Apple's iPhone continues to rule the US.
Just two days after doubling its Kickstarter goal, the startup says it will expand beyond AT&T and T-Mobile models. It is still looking at the possibility of a Sprint version.