A billion Android users could be vulnerable to hacking

Well, almost a billion. A security flaw in recent versions of Android, the Google operating system on an estimated 950 million handsets, could allow malware in an infected text message to take over. There’s a patch, but Google’s fractured distribution system makes it hard to get it to users.

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There’s a really ‘big box’ in the Metcalf South replacement plan

Plans to raze Metcalf South Shopping Center and the former K-Mart center at 95th and Metcalf are inching forward. Developers need Overland Park to approve their Central Square mixed-use development proposal, which includes a very large retail store. They also want the city to authorize public tax incentives. And they need to win public opinion and see what the market will bear.

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