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McAfee partners with Sprint to offer additional security for Android smartphones

0. phoneArena posted on 10 Aug 2011, 14:25

Sprint customers will now have the opportunity of trialing, and then purchasing McAfee’s Mobile Security and Family Protection software for their Android powered smartphones. The Mobile Security app is initially available as...

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posted on 10 Aug 2011, 15:36 1

1. snowgator (Posts: 3604; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)

Or, you can just get apps from a known source, keep the 20 bucks and buy yourself a movie and a very, very small popcorn.

posted on 11 Aug 2011, 02:13

6. rabbit (unregistered)

lmao "very, very small .... popcorn" lol i like that

posted on 10 Aug 2011, 15:44

2. Tottenham (Posts: 86; Member since: 05 Jan 2011)

I would definitely be interested in trying the software for 7 days to see if if had any significant impact on the speed of my phone. But given the $30 annual fee, there's not much point in trialing anything that I'm not going to ultimately purchase. For $10 a year, I'd give it some thought. $30, no freakin' way.

posted on 10 Aug 2011, 16:20

3. Tmachaveli (Posts: 425; Member since: 01 Apr 2011)

I use lookout and it works just fine

posted on 10 Aug 2011, 19:10 2

4. The_Miz (Posts: 1496; Member since: 06 Apr 2011)

Lookout is free and 10x better.

posted on 11 Aug 2011, 19:22

7. wud_e (unregistered)

I still find it hilarious that a Virus Scanner/Blocker is needed for a Cellphone.

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