Google’s Sundar Pichai: Android not designed to be safe, would target Android too if he were making malware

Responding to a question about malware on the Android platform, FrAndroid reports that Google’s Android head Sundar Pichai gave a surprisingly frank answer to an audience at Mobile World Congress. We cannot guarantee that Android is designed to be safe, the format was designed to give more freedom. When people talk about 90% of malware for Android, they must of…

Fitness smartwatch firm Basis Science reportedly in buyout talks with Apple, others

Basis Science, makers of the Basis Health Tracker Watch, is reportedly up for sale and has been discussing buyout deals with big-name tech companies like Apple, Google, Samsung and Microsoft. According to sources familiar with the matter, Basis has been actively seeking a buyer for its health tracking smartwatch business over the “past few weeks” and has…

Apple TV No IPhone As Talks Bog Down With Media Companies

  Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple TV product launch event at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, on March 7, 2012. Apple Inc. (AAPL) engineers have been working since 2005 to reinvent TV viewing. Designing the gadget may prove easy compared with convincing media and cable companies to loosen their…