• Android,  Computer,  Internet,  Software

    The 100 Best Android Apps of 2017

    The Google Play app store is a little bit like a galaxy of software. From a distance, the sheer number of apps is staggering, and it’s hard to take them all in at once. But zoom in on any one of those apps, and the distance between them, in terms of features and quality, is vast. Consider: If you looked at an app from Google Play every second, without stopping, it would take more than 40 days to see all 3.5 million of its apps. That’s hardly a good use of time. Instead, you can study our list of the 100 essential apps that you need for every Android phone.…

  • Android,  Computer,  Security Software,  Software

    Best Android antivirus? The top 10 tools

    The following are the 10 best antivirus tools for Android, according to AV-TEST’s November 2017 evaluations of 21 Android security apps. (The AV-TEST Institute is a Germany-based independent service provider of IT security and antivirus research.) Each Android antivirus software app listed below received perfect protection and usability scores of 6.0. The apps are in alphabetical order. 1. Avast Mobile Security 6.7 Avast Mobile Security 6.7 managed Android malware detection in real-time 99.8 percent of the time, compared to an industry average of 94.8 percent. It found the latest Android malware discovered during the previous four weeks 100 percent of the time, versus the industry average of 96.9 percent. The…