How to root the Samsung Galaxy S6

So you just got your brand new Samsung Galaxy S6? Why not root it? Some apps that exist on the Google Play Store still require root privileges given how Android is...

Android ads. Fun, creative, and powerful. Check out the YouTube videos.

  We are literally bombarded with advertisements everywhere we look, and that means most of us are pretty good at tuning them out.  I wanted to put together a few of the...
Optimus UI vs. Lollipop

What are UIs, and why should I care about them? [Continuing Education]

  Many websites that talk about Android use the term "UI", usually assuming readers know what they are referring to (including us). Most readers are likely able to figure out what a...

I switched from iOS to Android 2 years ago and I love it: my...

As a fan of Android, it annoys me to see so many disingenuous writers who smear Google and its software, Android. I’ve been on the other side, I have used iOS...

10 serene mountain wallpapers to grace your homescreen

Have you been wanting to leave your current life behind and move to the mountains? Do you have a craving to see the majestic world that we live in, with it's...

PLAY BALL! The best baseball apps for the 2015 season

  It's back!  Baseball season gets underway this week and we couldn't be happier. Why? Because, for one, it signals the warm weather is finally ready to stick around. Also, because we love...

HTC One M8s launched in Europe

As leaks continue to pour in about different variants of HTC's latest flagship device - the One M9, the Taiwanese manufacturer has announced a cheaper version of its old bestseller, the One M8. Dubbed...

Our favorite April Fools topics (2015)

Yep, it's that day of the year where you have to be careful with what you read and even more careful of what you believe? Why? Because companies and websites everywhere...

Here is how to get your WhatsApp voice calling enabled

For those who have been eagerly waiting for WhatsApp's voice calling feature, we have a good news! They no longer need to wait for invites by someone whose WhatsApp voice calls are active. The voice calling...

Motorola Moto E (2nd Gen) (2015) review

Announced and made available on February 25, the new Moto E is one of the cheapest off-contract smartphones you'll find. But, does cheap mean low quality or shoddy craftsmanship? Hardly. Not only...

Unified inbox: Gmail app gains Master Inbox view for multiple accounts

At long last Google has introduced a Master Inbox feature for its Gmail app for Android. Called Master Inbox, it lets users lump together the inboxes for multiple accounts. In addition...

Download the wallpapers from the upcoming HTC One M9+

Looking to score some new wallpapers for your Android? Why not start with something from the upcoming HTC One M9+? No, the device isn't out yet or officially announced; yes, the...

10 awesome nature wallpapers to plant on your homescreen.

Many of you I am sure have awesome setups on your desktops that would make anyone green with envy. Many of you also probably have simple setups without too much going...
ATT Nexus 6

Here’s how to get Android 5.1 on your AT&T Nexus 6

I recently wrote a post on my AT&T Nexus 6 getting Android Lollipop 5.1.  There was some confusion on my part on how to exactly get it right, but after experimenting...
moto x moto g lollipop announcement

Motorola reveals Android 5.1 changelog for Moto X (2nd Gen.)

After rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop update for the Google Nexus 6, Motorola is now ready to upgrade its flagship device, the Moto X (2nd Gen). Information regarding the new software update has been...

Roundup: Verus’ case lineup for the Nexus 6P

Here at AndroidGuys, we love phone accessories. Cases are the most popular type of phone accessory; everyone seems to have one. Today we’re going...