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From helping to understand the difference between two phones to instructions on getting more from your devices, this section aims to educate. We cover everything from the most very basic stuff all the way up to more detailed and focused topics.

Here is a list of all the Google Assistant speakers, headphones, and displays you...

If you're looking to pick up a speaker, headphones, or display with Google Assistant then here's a list with all your current options.

Five Developer options even the average user should use

Tap into your Android hidden list of features by enabling Developer options. Here are five of them that could greatly improve your experience.

How to remove Bixby from your Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus

As smart as it is, not everyone loves Samsung's digital assistant. Here's how to disable Bixby from working on your Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus.

What is Android Go and which phones run it?

Android Go is the lightweight version of Android for entry-level phones typically sold in developing markets. Find out more and what phones you can buy with Android Go.

How to install Android Pie 9 on your Pixel

Android Pie is officially here and this is how to get it officially on your Pixel. Follow these simple steps if you want to get Android P on your device.
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Get to Know: Mint Mobile

Mint Mobile provides excellent plans offered in multiple months as an alternative to its MVNO competitors. This serves as a guide for prospective customers.

What is 5G?

The basics about 5G and what exactly it is, how it will help, and when we should all expect to see it. 5G is coming ready or not.

Wireless audio codecs and where headphones are today

Wireless headphones have come a long way, but has Bluetooth audio fidelity? Yes and no. The codecs are in place, but not so much the support. This is where we are today.

Upgrading your phone? Here’s what to do if you’re selling the old one

If you're looking to sell your phone, you need to take a few steps to ensure peace of mind on both sides of the deal. We're here to help guide you.

How to keep your Gmails private and prevent third-parties from reading them

Make sure no third-party app developer has access to your Gmails by following these simple steps. You can do so from your Android or desktop.

V30, G7 ThinQ, V35 ThinQ: What’s the difference in the LG phones from 2018?

With yet another launch in the first half of the year, the LG V35 ThinQ sounds like a flagship device. But, how does it compared to the recently launched G7 ThinQ and its predecessor, the V30? Keep reading to find out.

How to access your desktop computer from your Android

Want to have access to your desktop on the go? You can do so from your Android device and here's the tutorial to help you do it.

Speed up your Android phone with these eight essential tips

When was the last time you gave your phone a tune-up? Spend a few minutes on the right thing and you can speed up your Android and be as good as new.

What exactly is ARCore and what does it do?

AR is one of the next big tech advances, but do you know exactly what AR is and how ARCore plays a big part in getting the technology to everyone?

How to request and download your Instagram data report

Instagram allows users of the platform to download their own data report. If you haven't tried it, this is how to do it.

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Android Pie update tracker (HTC, Essential, Sony, Xiaomi and more!)

The Android Pie update has been released, but when will your device get the update? Check out this article for all the latest update news.

Qualcomm announces the new high-tier Snapdragon 670

Qualcomm announced the new Snapdragon 670 this week - check out what makes it an advancement in high-tier processors, and why we should care.

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