Why upgrade Android?

A couple days ago I tweeted this out, partly in response to a security conscious user who was quick to point out why a particular feature had to be added to APS, but failed to realise the fact that the problem wouldn’t even exist if they were running the latest version of Android (we’ll talk about the behavior change that fixed it later here). Something that I shouldn't have to be saying: Being concerned about your security and then using a 4 year old version of Android can't really go hand in hand....

July 23, 2020 · 6 min