• Over 500,000 Android Users Downloaded Malware From Google Play App Store

    21 days ago - By Inquisitr

    The Google Play Store is generally fairly safe, but it is possible for application developers to sneak malware into it. TechCrunch is reporting that more than 500,000 Android users have downloaded applications that contain malware without their knowledge.
    In total, 13 applications were released on the Google Play Store posing as driving and racing simulators. Once the user launches the apps, they would seem to be just a buggy game that would crash repeatedly, causing the user to launch them over and over again.
    However, the apps were actually downloading a payload from another domain that...
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  • App Store, iTunes Store, Apple Music and More Experiencing Downtime

    App Store, iTunes Store, Apple Music and More Experiencing Downtime

    21 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    The App Store , iTunes, Apple Music , and other Apple services appear to be experiencing downtime right now, with multiple MacRumors readers reporting outages across multiple systems.
    When attempting to access the App Store, users are receiving a message that it can't be reached, while Apple Music says "We've run into a problem" when attempting to access the For You or Browse features. As for iTunes, streaming iTunes content was interrupted and can't be reaccessed.
    The outage appears to be affecting Apple customers in multiple countries, including the United States, the UK, and Germany...
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  • ITunes & App Store experiencing widespread downtime for many users

    ITunes & App Store experiencing widespread downtime for many users

    21 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Apple's iOS App Store and iTunes Store are suffering from widespread downtime this evening. The service is down for multiple members of the 9to5Mac staff, while Twitter is full of complaints from affected users. Apple has yet to acknowledge the issue.
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