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Android Police wants you (to write for us) — apply today

Android Police wants you (to write for us) — apply today

I’ve worked at Android Police for a decade now (well, I will as of the end of the month!), and I’m proud of the team we’ve built here over the years. AP has taken great care of me, and it’s a place I look forward to working every day. Once again, we’re looking to grow...

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13,000 Vivo phones share the same IMEI number, police investigation finds

13,000 Vivo phones share the same IMEI number, police investigation finds

IMEI numbers, short for International Mobile Equipment Identity, are used as unique, unchangeable identifiers for smartphones and other consumer electronics like tablets. Carriers use these numbers to identify valid devices, and in cooperation with local law enforcement, it’s possible to block stolen phones from accessing the internet or track down those in unlawful possession. You...

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These are the apps the Android Police staff can’t live without

These are the apps the Android Police staff can’t live without

This story was originally published 2020/05/03 8:00am PDTon May 3, 2020 and last updated 2020/05/15 9:29am PDTon May 15, 2020.  We’ve covered the best new Android apps and games for years, but we’ve only occasionally talked about our personal favorites. It’s high time we did a roundup of the Android Police staff’s top applications, don’t...

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Android Police is now on the Mastodon social network

Android Police is now on the Mastodon social network

You might have heard of Mastodon before, but if you haven’t, it’s an open-source social network consisting of thousands of independently-operated servers. Much like email, anyone on one server can talk to anyone on another server, and now we’re on the platform! If you have an account on a Mastodon instance (or any other platform...

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These are the apps the Android Police staff can’t live without

These are the apps the Android Police staff can’t live without

We’ve covered the best new Android apps and games for years, but we’ve only occasionally talked about our personal favorites. It’s high time we did a roundup of the Android Police staff’s top applications, don’t you think? For this roundup, some of the fine writers at Android Police have selected their favorite Android apps. We’ve...

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Have you signed up for the Android Police newsletter?

Have you signed up for the Android Police newsletter?

We’ve all got our own ways of getting the news. There are plenty of sources out there (including us), and lots of different ways to consume it — from video to audio to this: the written word. And if you prefer to have that news delivered rather than seeking it out, you should check out...