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Android Malware – A Security Threat to All Devices Using Android Applications.

 

Android is an operating system that runs many mobile devices. Malware means malicious software that is specifically designed to damage or disrupt any system. Android malware software can damage any android operating system.

Surprisingly, most of the mobile devices used worldwide consist of Android operating system hence the chances of getting damaged from such malware increases.  With the increasing problem of virus the responsibility of eradicating it also increases. However, lots of efforts have been made worldwide to get rid of such problems.
Problems related to Android Malware is also in the latest news from U.S. Department of Homeland Security where it is stated that “Android is the most widely used operating system and continues to be a primary target of malware attack due to its market share and open source architecture. The malware’s like dns unlocker is also spreading rapidly and making our mobile phones slow.

The new government reports from the US have warned the state and local authorities about the dangers of security vulnerabilities. The report also notes that 44 percent of Android users are still running an outdated version of the operating system known as “Gingerbread,” which includes a number of security issues thereby resulting in many problems”.

It has been observed that by March 2013, Android was the target of 92 percent of all detected mobile malware threats. However, the best way to avoid any problem is to gain proper knowledge about it.  Some of the steps that can avoid such problems are mentioned below:

Avoid Suspicious Websites

•    It is always advisable to avoid visiting and downloading any materials from suspicious sites.
•    Pornography is considered to be the key cause of threats from malware so better avoid it.
•    Avoid dodgy sites to get rid of Android malware. Avoid downloading programs from third-party Android stores-
•    Third-party marketplaces are the most common case for spreading such malware
•    Try to stick to the Android applications given by the original mobile stores.
•    Google play store is also safer among others. Careful judgment of any program is required before installation-
•    Check before using whether most of the people are using it.
•    Get feedback from them about the consequences after using it.
•    Check the permissions of the programs before installation.

Try To Always Upgrade The Android Application Software In Use.

The best way to get rid of viruses is to upgrade the android system all the time as the latest versions consist of applications that can better fight with the viruses like with the 4.2 Android application the provision is such that some additional charges are required in case of any attempt to send SMS to premium testing services, so the option is in the hands of the user to use it or block it.

Use of Antivirus Software

Another way to avoid such problem is to install antivirus software in the system in use. Though it is not a total cure but one can just consider it as a preventive measure for their Android operating system.

 

So, better get acquainted with the latest versions of Android to get rid of viruses.

How to rotate a video? Step-by-Step Guide

These days, people inclined to use high-resolution cameras instead of conventional cameras. Most often, the user is not able to pay attention to the video orientation and that makes the video useless. But there are some tools that are very helpful to rotate the video in a very professional manner.

tools are listed below:

Free Video Flips and Rotate

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It is a fast and simple tool that allows the user to rotate the video in various standard predefined angles. The video can be easily rotated by 90 degrees and 180 degrees in a clockwise and anti-clockwise manner. Additionally, the video can be turned over horizontally as well as vertically that make your video more precise.

Freemake Video Converter

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This tool is available free of cost and is considered all-in-one video converter. The video with 250+ format is supported with the help of this tool that includes FLV, MKV, MP4, DVD, WMV, AVI, and so on. It also contains a basic video editor that is very useful to rotate the video in a very convenient manner by PC, iPhone, or camcorder 90, -90, or 180 degrees.

Rotate Video

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In the presence of this tool, you don’t have to install any software on the PC as you can use this without any installation. It is offered free of cost and it is available to rotate the videos that are stored on your PC. The video formats that are supported by this software includes MP4, AVI, FLV, MPG, and WMV. This helps you to turn the video in a 90 degree clockwise or anti-clockwise. This software not allowed to exceed the video size more than 5MB so you can rotate your video with the help of this online video editor tool with only 5MB size.

Windows Live Movie Maker

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This tool is perfect for those who are a Windows user that helps to rotate the video or flip the video. This tool is very easy to use and you can rotate the video in 90, 180, and 270 degrees. You can also flip the video vertically and horizontally.

iMovie

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To use this tool in an effective manner, you just need to follow the guideline. Simply go to the Finder icon that is located in the dock and then select the iMovie that is positioned in the Applications option on the left-hand side. Now it’s time to import the video so select the video that you want to rotate with the help of this software.

For this purpose, click o the File that is located in the main iMovie menu. Now, choose the Import option and then click on the Movies with the help of the  button of the drop down menu. There is a thumbnail appears in the event field. You just need to select the whole duration of the video and drag it to the upper-left side in the project library.

Click the video clip that is located in the project library and hit the rotation arrow that is positioned at the top of the screen. Click on a Done button.

How to Install Windows 10 in Separate Partition

The people always run one operating system and that is more than enough for them, but sometimes it becomes unavoidable for them to use two different operating system on one PC. For example, with Windows 7, they want to install Windows 10 on their PC. Thus, they have to install Windows 10 on a separate partition. If there is no separate drive in the Hard Disk, you can use Disk Management utility for this purpose. If you do not know the functions of this service, you can search online by typing How to create a partition. It will not only show you the results for your search, but for how to delete a partition too. When you have created another drive, only then you can install Windows 10 in that.

Before Starting the Process:

Steps to Dual Boot Operating Systems

  • Put DVD of Windows 10 in the DVD player and restart the system.
  • It will show you the instructions, start following them to begin the installation process. Click “Next” until you see to select a drive where you want to install Windows 10.
  • You have to choose a drive for the installation of new Windows. It should be other than C Drive where you are already running Windows 7. When you see different partitions of the hard disk, you will select any partition known as D: or E: to view its volume. Make sure it has a huge amount of space because you are going to install an operating system that requires huge space. If your selected drive does not contain much volume of free space, you can use “increase” its size to make the installation process easy.
  • Continue the installation process as generally as you install Windows.
  • Now, there will be no obstacle in your way and you can easily keep Installing Windows 10. The system will automatically reboot for several times as it usually happens when you are Installing any Windows. So no worries for this and keep Installing Windows.
  • Once you have completed the installation process, you have to reboot the system. Now you will see both of the Windows options appearing on the screen. You have to select one operating system from the two that you want to use.

Please bear in your mind that you should use at least 2 GB RAM if you want to use two Windows on one system. Otherwise, the system will run slower and you will not be able to