Android

Samsung’s Android Browser Is Great, Actually

Samsung’s Android Browser Is Great, Actually

There’s a stigma attached to apps from phone manufacturers. They tend to feel like unnecessary bloatware. However, Samsung Internet—the company’s blandly named browser—is an exception. It’s actually quite good, and it’s not only for Samsung Galaxy phones. That widespread availability is a sign a Samsung app is more than just an unnecessary alternative to an …

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Microsoft Defender Expands to Mac, iPhone, and Android

Microsoft Defender Expands to Mac, iPhone, and Android

Microsoft Microsoft Defender (previously Windows Defender) has been around for years, but mainly as a Windows anti-malware tool. Now a more feature-packed version is available on more platforms for Microsoft 365 subscribers. You’re probably familiar with the Microsoft Defender included with Windows (previously known as Windows Defender), which can detect and remove many malware and …

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Mozilla’s Thunderbird Email Client Is Coming to Android

Mozilla’s Thunderbird Email Client Is Coming to Android

Mozilla Like many people, I used Thunderbird to manage my email accounts throughout the 2000s and early 2010s. But Mozilla practically gave up on the client sometime between 2012 and 2015, forcing me to find something new. Now, as part of Thunderbird’s revival, Mozilla is finally bringing the email client to Android devices. Using Thunderbird today …

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Heart-Wrenching Indie Game ‘Spiritfarer’ Is Coming to iOS and Android

Heart-Wrenching Indie Game ‘Spiritfarer’ Is Coming to iOS and Android

Thunder Lotus Games We were dumbfounded when Spiritfarer launched in late 2020. The indie game, which is both a management simulator and an action sandbox, tugs at your heartstrings as you repeatedly pilot people toward the afterlife. And soon, Spiritfarer will come to mobile—but only if you have Netflix subscription. Much like the Stranger Things games, Spiritfarer is a …

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Google Chrome for Android Will Get a Toolbar That Adapts to You

Google Chrome for Android Will Get a Toolbar That Adapts to You

Google Google Chrome continues to get better with each update, and in the next version of Chrome for Android, the toolbar will adapt to our needs automatically and much more. This week Google detailed some of the many improvements coming soon or made possible thanks to machine learning (ML). We’re talking about spam blocking, real-time …

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