How Safe is Your Android Phone

We’ve been hearing more and more about the popularity of the Google Android phone. Mainly because it’s free on most cell phone plans.

What most fail to realize is that Google does not control what Apps are pushed to the marketplace on their platform, unlike Apple’s iPhone and Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7 who have strict processes of testing and approval.

That being said, Android phones have become a sort of ‘death trap’ for unsuspecting Android users where viruses lay in wait for anyone unaware of the hazards of the unsecure platform.

This latest article from explains the HOW and WHY clearly. Every Google Android owner (or potential buyer) should give this a read before downloading anything on a Android that looks too good to be true.