Google's Android operating system has the largest installed base of smartphones around the globe with more than a billion daily active users – so it’s no surprise that there are a lot of VPN apps which support the OS.Most of the best VPN providers have dedicated Android apps for Pie, Oreo and more, while a smaller number let you set up their network via manual configuration – although, of course, some offerings don’t have mobile support at all.A word of warning: make sure you avoid the dodgy ones on Google Play as quite a few free players promise to provide free privacy but don't mention the strings attached. Instead, go for one of the brilliant Android VPN apps that we've listed below.Check out our guide to the best VPN service for something for all your techOur top picks for best Android VPN apps are1. ExpressVPNBest all-round Android VPNNumber of servers: 3000+ | Server locations: 160 | IP addresses: 30,000 | Maximum devices supported: 3Well designed Android … [Read more...] about The best Android VPN apps 2019
Some of the Android VPN apps available through the official Google Play Store request access to "dangerous" user permissions that a normal VPN app would have no use for, according to research viewed today by ZDNet.The study, carried out by John Mason from TheBestVPN.com, analyzed 81 Android apps available for download through the Google Play Store.Mason said he downloaded and extracted the permissions requested by each VPN app from their respective APK installer files.The researcher used Google's definition for classifying permissions."Normal" referred to the permissions the Android OS gave apps without prompting the user --because they aren't considered a privacy risk. "Dangerous" referred to permissions that accessed user data and which apps can only access after the user has granted explicit permission by clicking a button inside a popup window.According to Mason, 50 of the 81 Android VPN apps he tested requested access to at least one dangerous permission that accessed user … [Read more...] about Some Android VPN apps request access to sensitive permissions they don’t need
Opera is building a free VPN directly into its Android browser, the company has announced. Using the feature will make it harder for websites or ISPs to track your internet usage, and Opera says that it will not log information that travels through the service. The feature is currently being rolled out in the beta version of the app, with testing scheduled to continue “for some time.” This isn’t the first time Opera has brought a VPN to Android, although last time the service was offered as a standalone app, which was also available on iOS. Unfortunately, this app was discontinued on both mobile platforms in April last year. The difference now is that you’ll actually need to use Opera’s browser to have access to the VPN, which will presumably encourage adoption of the browser in a way the standalone app did not. The beta app gives you a couple of different options for how you use the VPN. As well as being able to manually choose which continent you want … [Read more...] about Opera’s Android VPN returns as a built-in browser feature
There are a lot of valid reasons why someone would want to run Android emulators on their PC. App developers may be trying to test their application before shipping it out. Gamers may want to use a mouse and keyboard on their games. Maybe you just want it there to have it. In any case, Android emulation on PC is possible and we’re going to take a look at the best Android emulators for PC. Please note, the process is rarely easy and some of these require some technical knowledge. There are only a few emulators where it’s as easy as downloading, opening, and using them. The market slowed down a lot in recent years with many old favorites (Andy, AmiduOS, and Leapdroid) permanently leaving the space or becoming unusable without tons of issues. You can find out about their fates at the bottom of the article. Looking for emulators that run on Android? Try these!15 best emulators for Android5 best SNES emulators for Android Android Studio's emulatorPrice: FreeDOWNLOAD ON GOOGLE … [Read more...] about 13 best Android emulators for PC and Mac of 2019!
Data is very important for every user of Android (News - Alert) smartphone. People spend many hours in a day on their device surfing the internet, playing online games and social media. There are some companies who want to know that what are you doing on the internet. Most of the companies do this to estimate your interest, to show you relevant ads. Moreover, many people are using bank account apps to transfer money and check their available balance. A hacker can hack your credit-card details, social media and bank accounts credential data. The simple solution to all of these problems is using a virtual private network. Check VPNRanks for finding the top and reliable providers. Following are the tips on how to choose a VPN for your Android device: Nothing Is Free Nothing is free in this world and especially the VPN service. It costs money and if the user is not paying for their service then the provider has to do something else for the income. Some of the VPN companies spy on … [Read more...] about How to Choose the Fastest VPN for Android