ESET Parental Control for Android handles web filtering and location tracking well, but there's no call or text monitoring at all.
A longstanding Android barcode-scanner app suddenly became adware after a recent software update. Here's how to get it off your phone.
Signal, Facebook Messenger, Google Duo and two other messaging apps had flaws that let audio and video calls connect without the call receiver's knowledge, a Google researcher revealed.
Reports that WhatsApp would be forcing users to share data with Facebook has users spooked, and rival app Signal can't keep up with the resulting demand.
These are the best productivity apps for iOS and Android devices, from note taking apps and office suites to calendars and to-do lists.
Ransomware pretending to be digital downloads of Cyberpunk 2077 is targeting Windows and Android users.
Two-thirds of Android malware infections come straight from Google Play Store, say security researchers, but it's still one of the safest places to download apps.
Screen Time is great at managing kids' smartphone time, but some other parental-control features cost extra.
We've got all the details for why you should update Google Chrome right now, as major security upgrades are included.
Google booted 17 Android apps that harbored the Joker malware from the Play Store after a security firm discovered them.
A new Android malware called 'Alien' can steal passwords from more than 200 apps, log your keystrokes and even remotely control your phone.
A fake 'TikTok Pro' app is spyware that can steal passwords, read text messages and take screenshots, a security firm says.
The Joker scamware app was found in another six Android apps in the Google Play store, and users who have them installed may be hit with fraudulent premium-SMS charges.
Google removed from the Play Store nearly 60 Android apps that promised free sneakers and concert tickets but actually committed ad fraud.
The Galaxy S10 Plus is one of the best Android phones yet, especially now that it's been discounted.
The TikTok Android app secretly tracked millions of users by collecting permanent device IDs in violation of Google's rules, a report says.
Apps for Apple's iPhone have just as many security holes as their Android counterparts, says a security researcher who's examined both platforms.
With a flagship-caliber camera, the latest version of Android and great battery life, the Pixel 3a rewrites the rules of what a midrange phone should be.
Security researchers say 29 Android apps found in the Google Play store bombarded users with out-of-context adverts and were hard to uninstall.
You'll soon be able to schedule downloads in Chrome, though you can test out the feature now if you're daring.
A dangerous new Trojan can steal account and credit card info from more than 300 Android apps, researchers warn.
Politically motivated hackers in the Middle East have created a fully functional Android chat app that secretly spies on its users.
Cybercrooks are selling or giving away 15 billion usernames and passwords on underground marketplaces, researchers say.
Another 11 apps in Google Play were infected with the notorious Joker malware to sign users up for premium subscriptions.
More potentially dangerous adware has been found embedded in budget Android phones offered at low cost through the U.S. Lifeline Assistance program.