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AVG

A family of popular antivirus and spyware programs for Windows from AVG Technologies (www.avg.com). Both free and paid versions are available. The company was founded in the Czech Republic in 1991 as Grisoft by Jan Gritzbach and Tomas Hofer. With major investments from Intel Capital and others, AVG has grown rapidly worldwide.

AVG

On drawings, abbr. for “average.”
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Available through AVG Cleaner for Android , the AVG App Manager observes the phone's performance and gives an overview of app usage, including how each app is affecting storage, battery and mobile traffic.
Download AVG Secure Wi-Fi Assistant for Android(TM): http://avgclick.
The new opportunities for AVG Technologies is being offered by the AVG Zen to back up the high-growth emerging IoT market for connected devices by redefining how security products and services are delivered for devices, data and people.
AVG is a global security software maker protecting more than 100 million active users in 170 countries from the ever-growing incidence of Web threats, viruses, spam, cyber-scams and hackers on the Internet.
In addition, AVG Internet Security offers anti-virus, anti-spyware, AVG Protective Cloud Technology and the AVG Community Protection Network, while AVG Quick Tune contains four of the 16 features available in the company's PC Tuneup, including the disk defragmenter, junk file removal, registry cleaner and broken shortcut removal.
Since the launch of AVG CloudCare in the fall of 2012, more than 1,000 reseller partners have signed up and are managing tens of thousands of small business endpoints across the UK and North America.
Available for desktop and mobile devices running on the Android(TM) and iOS platforms, it is also integrated with AVG Zen(TM), which lets users see their protection, performance and privacy status across all devices from one central place.
The Amazon Fire phone version of the AVG Alarm Clock Xtreme incorporates movements like nodding and shaking your head, and other physical gestures such as left to right movement, to communicate commands to the app.
We are proud to have created AVG CloudCare with the input of our SMB channel partners, and continue to gather their input to refine and advance the product.
To follow, AVG's Senior Director of Product Management, David Haadsma, will provide delegates with a sneak preview of AVG SMB's product roadmap.
AVG Zen gives consumers a quick view of changes they could make to tackle these everyday issues, such as showing some of the steps a parent could take to maintain their child's privacy settings on a tablet, simple ways to make sure the antivirus solution on a smartphone is always up to date, or suggestions on how to maximize the battery life on the family laptop.
According to the company, AVG Rescue CD is able to update the malware definitions database dynamically, rather than users having to burn a rescue CD with current definitions prior to completing a restoration.