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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.
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.
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.
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.
The latest flavor of Google's mobile operating system will start hitting LG's latest flagship phone this week -- albeit in Poland -- with other key regions slated for "the near future."
But Jelly Bean remains the top flavor of Google's mobile OS with a dominant 51 percent of all devices seen on Google Play.