5 billion Android apps open to hack

Over five billion downloaded Android apps are vulnerable to being hacked, cybersecurity researchers have found, as attackers exploit flaws in Google’s operating system. Some 96 percent of malware — or malicious software — employed by hackers target Google Android, according to U.S. firm FireEye, which analysed more than 7 million mobile apps on Android and…

525% Increase In Time Spent In Mobile Apps For Shopping

The Rise of the App & Mortar Economy Posted by Simon Khalaf on Fri, Jan 25, 2013 LINK Retail is among the world’s largest industries. The top 10 global retailers are made up of 5 from the U.S. and 5 from Europe, collectively driving annual revenue in excess of $1.1 trillion. The U.S. Commerce Department…