Camera apps

Adware found in Play Store camera apps with over 1.5 million installs

Another week, another report of adware in apps on the Google Play Store. This time, a report revealed that two camera apps available on the Google Play Store were littered with adware and had racked up over 1.5 million downloads. The report comes from mobile security firm Wandera, which found that the two offending camera […]

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Google removes two camera apps containing adware from Android Play Store

Search engine giant Google has removed two popular selfie camera filter apps from the Play Store for hosting illegal adware. Wandera’s security research team earlier this month detected two shady apps – Sun Pro Beauty Camera and Funny Sweet Beauty Camera, which generated combined installs of 1.5 million on Android phones. “Adware allows authors to […]

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Two popular camera apps have been removed from Google Play Store

Two Android apps that weren’t what they seemed were pulled from the Google Play app store this week. Instead of offering features to enhance your selfie game and mobile photo taking, both apps, Sun Pro Beauty Camera and Funny Sweet Beauty Camera, were pushing adware onto the phones. Researchers from cybersecurity firm Wandera only discovered […]

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Ocala Post – Two camera apps removed from Google Play, consumers should remove them immediately

Two malicious Android apps with over 1.5 million combined downloads, one of which has been on the App Store for two years, have been removed from the Play Store after Google discovered they served adware. Adware delivers pop-up ads that earn their developers money each time the ads are clicked, and although adware is often […]

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a little disappointing – Phandroid

The new LG G8X and its two screens are perhaps the best alternative to the Samsung Galaxy Fold right now. The versatility of having a detachable secondary screen may be the reason some will buy this new phone, but that might be the only real selling point since the cameras seem to be a little […]

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OPPO will allow third-party camera apps to use its beauty and HDR features through Google’s CameraX API

Google’s CameraX API is something that was revealed at Google I/O this year and was a welcome relief for developers with a passing interest in camera apps. The complexity of the previously released Camera2 API – despite being a massive improvement over previous iterations – was still beyond belief. CameraX is for developers who may […]

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Despite Internet Competition, Wyoming Camera Store Passes 10-Year Milestone | Arts & Theater

Wyoming Camera Outfitters opened in downtown Casper at a time when almost everyone has a cell phone they can use to take pictures or shop for products online with the click of a button. Now entering its 10th year, the store survives by competing on online prices and providing service that online outlets cannot, said […]