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Every day we see hundreds of headlines in the technology sphere. Here at Uptodown we focus on the most important information related to the world of software, covering everything from the most relevant news items and articles on IT security to advice on online privacy.

The Russian Yandex Browser launches its open beta

Yandex Browser has been published with an original browser interface and the added benefit of being based on Chromium.

WhatsApp is revving up its new beta version for the arrival...

WhatsApp betas always give us some juicy clues for what's to come in future versions of the app. Here's what we now know about stickers and group calls.

VLC 2.0 for Android out now

VLC is one of the best multimedia players out there today. The newest version 2.0 for Android includes even better features.

Amazon releases its own lightweight browser for Android

Internet: fast, lite, and private is the name of the new lightweight Android browser created by Amazon.

Chromer is now called Lynket with its new and improved version...

Lynket is the new name of the original browser Chromer, which has been updated with tons of new features and a beautiful Material Design look.

Chicken Game, “the Chinese Google Stadia”

Chicken Game is a new cloud gaming service that you can use to play PC titles on your Android device for one hour a day.

HTML5 now the official web standard endorsed by the W3C

W3C recommends to use HTML5 as web standard which offers native multimedia capacities on browsers with no need to integrate external tools.

Evie Launcher is a lightweight and stylish Android launcher

Evie Launcher is one of the most popular Android launchers and with good reason: it's elegant, lightweight, and has just the right number of customization options.

The Korean giants NCSoft and Nexon present their new Android games

A remake of the original Lineage 2 for PC and an adaptation of the successful MMO Blade & Soul are just two of the new games coming to Android.

First beta for Nokia Here Maps now available for Android

A maps and travel-assistance service from Nokia has finally come to fruition with the leak of a fully functional beta for Android.