Phone tracking firms LocationSmart and Securus under fire for data breaches

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nexus2cee_Phone-wall-generic-hero-2.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-477436" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nexus2cee_Phone-wall-generic-hero-2-728x485.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="445" /></a></p> <p>Securus Technologies is a Texas-based company, specializing in providing and monitoring calls to prison inmates. Securus came into the spotlight earlier this month, when a former Missouri sheriff was found using the company's service to repeatedly to track people without a warrant. <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/10/technology/cellphone-tracking-law-enforcement.html">The New York Times reports</a> that between 2014 and 2017, former sheriff Cory Hutcheson used the service at least 11 times, allegedly tracking a judge and members of the State Highway Patrol.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/19/phone-tracking-firms-locationsmart-securus-fire-data-breaches/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/19/phone-tracking-firms-locationsmart-securus-fire-data-breaches/'>Phone tracking firms LocationSmart and Securus under fire for data...

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10 best Korean learning apps for Android!

Korean is one of the most popular Asian languages for non-native speakers. It garners a surprising amount of interest. However, a lot of interesting things happen there. For instance, that’s where Samsung lives. Additionally, plenty of US soldiers make their way there from time to time. There aren’t a ton of great options for learning […]

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[Deal Alert] Sennheiser HD1 Bluetooth headphones with active noise cancellation falls to $314 ($186 off MSRP) on Amazon

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-19-at-12.46.08-AM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-493421" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screen-Shot-2018-05-19-at-12.46.08-AM-728x311.png" alt="" width="668" height="285" /></a></p> <p>Sennheiser's a well-established name in the audio industry, and it should come as no surprise that its active noise cancellation-equipped HD1 Bluetooth headphones, at a $500 MSRP, are very good. We saw the <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/09/06/deal-alert-sennheiser-hd1-wireless-headphones-active-noise-cancellation-399-100-95-offon-amazon/">HD1s fall to $399 back in September of last year</a>, then <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2017/12/17/deal-alert-sennheiser-hd1-wireless-headphones-active-noise-cancellation-349-95-150-off-amazon-349-98-149-97-off-best-buy/">to $350 last December</a>. But Amazon's current price of $314.04 is the lowest we've seen in some time, and the HD1s might be worth your consideration.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/19/deal-alert-sennheiser-hd1-bluetooth-headphones-active-noise-cancellation-falls-314-186-off-msrp-amazon/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/19/deal-alert-sennheiser-hd1-bluetooth-headphones-active-noise-cancellation-falls-314-186-off-msrp-amazon/'>[Deal Alert] Sennheiser HD1 Bluetooth headphones with active noise cancellation falls to...

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3 of our favorite tech sales, discounts, and deals this week

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/deal-gs9.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-493491" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/deal-gs9-728x410.png" alt="" width="668" height="376" /></a></p> <p><span style="color: #222222">Deal-hunting online is one of those seemingly harmless, fun pursuits that can quickly get out of hand. That tricky-to-satisfy urge to make sure you're getting the best value around is not at all helped by the existence of <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/17/deal-alert-refurb-first-gen-pixels-available-starting-200-5-210-5-5-woot/">deals that come and go in a flash</a>, tempting you to make some purchasing decisions right on the spot. While we've seen a few of those more ephemeral deals pass by this week, some sales have still managed to stick around, allowing you to make up...

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Steam Link for Android hands-on: A nearly effortless game-streaming solution

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screenshot_20180519-101938.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-493470" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Screenshot_20180519-101938-728x407.png" alt="" width="668" height="373" /></a></p> <p>A few days ago, <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/17/steam-link-app-now-available-android/">Valve released the beta version of the Steam Link</a> app for Android. This means that you can play your Steam library right on your phone, and it's pretty great. Though it's by no means a new concept – we've seen it before with Sony and Nvidia devices – it doesn't require either a PlayStation or a GeForce graphics card. All you need is a Steam library and your phone on the same network, plus a controller, and you're good to go.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/19/steam-link-android-hands-nearly-effortless-game-streaming-solution/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a...

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Anker Roav C1 Pro & C2 Pro review: Not your average dashcams

<p><a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/DSC01597-hero.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-492951" src="https://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/DSC01597-hero-728x484.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="444" /></a></p> <p>Everyone knows you should keep a spare tire in the trunk of your car, and possibly tools like jumper cables and scissor jacks. Dashcams can be just as helpful as those, but manyAmerican drivers never install one. This can be for many different reasons - most them are ugly, the driver thinks they don't need one, and so on.</p> <p>Anker makes a few car-related products under its 'Roav' brand. We already reviewed <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/01/31/anker-roav-viva-review/">the Roav Viva car charger with Alexa</a>, but Anker also produces several dashcams.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="https://www.androidpolice.com/2018/05/19/anker-c1-pro-c2-pro-review-not-average-dashcams/" class="read-more">Read...

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How the price of OnePlus phones changed over the years

The new OnePlus 6 is the company’s first flagship over the $500 mark and $50 over the earlier OnePlus 5T, but is it worth it? How does the phone compare to previous generations? The price hike to $529 for the 64GB OnePlus 6 sparked debate around OnePlus’ tagline “affordable” flagships. The company didn’t mention the […]

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