Authors Gurupriyan

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Gurupriyan is a Software Engineer and a technology enthusiast, he's been working on the field for the last 6 years. Currently focusing on mobile app development and IoT.

Google cancels Huawei’s Android license after Trump blacklist

Google withdraws support for Huawei devices including Play Store, Gmail and Google Play Service Huawei Technologies Co, the Chinese telecom equipment giant, received a yet another blow, as Google has decided to suspend transactions with Huawei following U.S. President Donald Trump’s blacklist order. Reuters who was the first to report the […]

Biometrics – BiometricManager

Android has supported fingerprint sensors since API 23 and we previously covered the APIs for handling user authentication on Styling Android. However the FingerprintManager class which those tutorials rely upon were deprecated in API 28 (Pie). In this series we’ll look at the new APIs which were introduced in Pie […]

Biometrics – BiometricPrompt

Android has supported fingerprint sensors since API 23 and we previously covered the APIs for handling user authentication on Styling Android. However the FingerprintManager class which those tutorials rely upon were deprecated in API 28 (Pie). In this series we’ll look at the new APIs which were introduced in Pie […]

Chinese hackers breached TeamViewer’s systems in 2016 reveals report

TeamViewer confirms breaching by Chinese cyber attackers in 2016 The German software company behind the most popular software in the world, TeamViewer recently confirmed that its systems were breached by Chinese state-sponsored hackers in 2016, after a report by German newspaper Der Spiegel. However, the company said that TeamViewer chose […]

Hackers breach Stack Overflow Q&A platform and compromise users’ data

Stack Overflow confirms hackers breached its systems; some users’ data compromised Stack Overflow, a popular question and answer site for professional and tech programmers, recently confirmed that their systems were breached by hackers. “Over the weekend, there was an attack on Stack Overflow. We have confirmed that some level of […]

Disruptive Ad Software for Designers Allows Smarter and Faster Animated Banners

Bannersnack is an animated banner ad creator that allows you to easily generate code for sets of animated banner ads in just a few clicks and drags of sliders – all while producing unique and striking banner ads your clients will love. If you’re a designer, clients will never guess […]

Trump’s latest executive order blocks Huawei out of U.S. market

Huawei Ban: Trump Issues Executive Order To Prevent Huawei from U.S. Trade Market Amid an escalating trade war with Beijing, U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order that effectively bars American companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms deemed to pose a national security threat. While the order […]