The update squashes a bug that could reset your Android device if it detects too many accidental or incorrect attempts to unlock the lock screen.
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The bug was reported by developers with Nexus 5 smartphones but has been resolved just as the updated mobile operating system begins to trickle out.
An executive confirms Google has no plans to fix a security hole in the default browser for older versions of Android, which around 60 percent of all Android users rely on.
A vulnerability could allow hackers to trick users into downloading fake apps, which could siphon off their personal information, researchers warn.
The vulnerability affects roughly 95 percent of all Apple mobile devices currently in use, according to a new report.
A minor Lollipop update should arrive in the first few months of the new year, full of bug fixes and one feature we've especially missed.
Programmers have begun unlocking a new feature in Google's new Lollipop mobile OS: the ability to shoot photos in raw format, which adds new flexibility in image quality.
Latest edition of Android pops up in Poland for the GS5 and should wend its way through Europe before too long, says SamMobile.
Tech titan and privacy-focused upstart announce an ongoing open season against bugs in an effort to improve security.
As Nexus 6 hits carriers, the latest Android update begins to arrive. Kindle e-readers and Skype also get updates, and researchers find sketchy ads for fake goods on Facebook.