Now encryption is a hot topic in security, just like many times in the past few decades. Most of the latest surge in interest in cryptography and encryption was due to Edward Snowden’s revelations regarding methods and tools.
Hackday has shared info about GOODFET42. It is a device for JTAG. JTAG is a method for extracting data from mobile devices.
Eduardo Novella has shared a short post about How to deobfuscating an unpacked dex file by using Simplify.