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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.

Nexus 5 to get Android 5.1.1 ‘LMY48B’ update this week: Sprint

The Google Nexus 5 is going to receive Android 5.1.1 this week, according to Sprint support. The Nexus 5 is going to be the...

Want to buy a phone with a great battery life? Here is what you...

No matter how dazzling is the display of your new smartphone, how powerful is its processor, or how high resolution its camera sensor is,...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.5.9 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.5.9 and few minor changes, only days after version 5.5.8 was...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.5.8 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.5.8 and few minor changes. What's New - new circular animation on TV...

Optimize your lockscreen with Cover (Monday Makeover)

There is a plethora of apps out there that allow you to customize just about every single thing on your android smartphone without even...

Get notified about coming rain with this app

Rain is a force of nature that we can do nothing about, and yet can completely change our day. From not having work, to...

Samsung Galaxy Alpha getting Android Lollipop 5.0.2 update

In case you happen to own Samsung's metal rimmed Galaxy Alpha, there is a good news for you! Your smartphone is set to receive...

Motorola starts rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop for Moto X (2013) in Brazil

Brazilian users of the Motorola Moto X (first generation) have a reason to rejoice as their devices have begun to receive Android 5.1 Lollipop update.Since the...

How to turn off touch vibration on your Android

By default, most Android smartphones come with the option "Vibrate on touch" turned on. This means your phone will vibrate when you interact with...

Which should you buy: the Samsung Galaxy S6, or the S6 Edge?

After a rough year, Samsung is doing what they can to remind consumers why they believe to be the manufacturer of choice. Their arguments,...

Ask AndroidGuys Anything!

As an Android website, AndroidGuys seeks to stand out from other websites. Seeing there are dozens of Android websites, this is more difficult than...

Watch out for fake devices when buying from a third party!

This should be common sense now, but just be warned. There are some pretty convincing fake devices floating around that you can get burned on.When...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.4.12 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.4.12 and few minor changes, only a few days after receiving...

What is Pushbullet and how do I use it with my Android? [Continuing Education]

Pushbullet is an iOS and Android application that allows extensive connectivity between any of your devices, whether that be smartphone to tablet, smartphone to...

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...
 
 

Opera bakes VPN into latest browser release

The Opera web browser has long been a user-minded company and today the company continues that tradition by adding a VPN free of charge.

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How to use Google Maps offline

If you're headed somewhere new or have a spotty cell connection where you live then you'll want to check out our guide on how to use Google Maps offline and make sure you never get lost again.
 
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