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Industry News - Week of Apr. 17, 2017

Alarming security trends top this week's news stories, while Android O continues to advance. There's also a way to run Android apps natively on the desktop, and advice for users of Zebra's multi-SIM TC75 device.

 

Flaws Found in Fingerprint Finder

An study published in IEEE Transactions found that criminals could access nearly two-thirds of fingerprint scanners.

 

Industry News - Week of Apr. 10, 2017

This week will bring one update to a current Windows release, one release of a future Android version, Lambda support of Node, and the revelation of two dangerous exploits.

 

'Android O' Developer Preview Released

The latest build extends battery life with background limits, and introduces fine-grain control over app notifications.

 

Industry News - Week of Mar. 20, 2017

For developers using Zebra's EMDK for Android and have updated to Android Studio 2.3, please read the story immediately below. There's also news this week for developers using Visual Studio, MySQL, ReactJS and Docker, and not all of it is good.

 

EMDK for Android Bug Fix for Latest Android Studio

The release last week of Android Studio 2.3 revealed a bug in Zebra's EMDK add-on for the SDK. Here's the fix.

Industry News - Week of Feb 20, 2017

Along with the New Year has been the gradual appearance of Zebra devices running Android Marshmallow, the gradual disappearance of the Google Now Launcher, an increase in the ways and means of using the "Internet of Things," and a decrease in device security thanks to new exploits in JavaScript and Windows 10.

 

What’s New for Android ‘M’ and the impact on Zebra developers