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    How to host a website on your Android device

    As you may already know, there are plenty of hosting companies out there, some expensive, some ...

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    How to install the Google Play Store on the Kindle Fire

    The Kindle Fire is a great little tablet, at a fantastic price point and is perfect for those ...

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    Mailbox for Android tips & tricks

    In case you missed the announcement, Dropbox has just announced the popular iOS email client, ...

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    How to install the Amazon Appstore on your Android

    Is the Google Play Store not giving you what you want? Perhaps you may want to try the Amazon ...

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    How To: Stream Spotify, Pandora, and Rdio to your ROCKI with AirAudio

    ROCKI has finally finished its Kickstarter campaign having completely nailed their target and ...

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How to host a website on your Android device

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As you may already know, there are plenty of hosting companies out there, some expensive, some not. Some are dependable, some have terrible up time, and some simply shouldn’t be allowed to offer hosting. Even after looking through a list of some of the best options, finding the perfect ...

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How to install the Google Play Store on the Kindle Fire

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The Kindle Fire is a great little tablet, at a fantastic price point and is perfect for those hooked into the Amazon ecosystem. The Kindle range runs Android, albeit a very customised Android to a point where it is almost unrecognisable. As part of this customisation and integration into the ...

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Mailbox for Android tips & tricks

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In case you missed the announcement, Dropbox has just announced the popular iOS email client, Mailbox, for Android. Exciting, right? Sometimes it’s easier to use an app when you have a little help. So, here are a few tips on how to use Mailbox for Android. Now this is very similar to ...

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How to install the Amazon Appstore on your Android

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Is the Google Play Store not giving you what you want? Perhaps you may want to try the Amazon Appstore. Although seasoned Android users may already know about this process, here is a walkthrough for those new to the platform. For those who don’t already know, you can download apps from ...

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How To: Stream Spotify, Pandora, and Rdio to your ROCKI with AirAudio

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ROCKI has finally finished its Kickstarter campaign having completely nailed their target and units are beginning to find their way to the backers of the project. The kind team over at ROCKI have provided AndroidGuys with a review unit so be sure to look out for that in the near future. ...

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TIP: Password protect your purchases through Google Play

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In the wake of news that Google is facing a class-action lawsuit due to unauthorised charges accumulated through in-app purchases without parents permission, here’s a little tip to help you prevent against unwanted costs. The lawsuit has been filed against Google in the US District Court ...

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Tip: Disable S Voice to speed up Galaxy S4 Home button response

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If you’re not a big user of the S Voice personal assistant bundled into the Samsung Galaxy S4, then disabling it from being activated using the home button could greatly speed up the response of it and make your device seem faster. We’ve already covered removing the screen ...

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How To: Install the Nokia X App Store

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As you all may be aware, Nokia is now making Android smartphones, although they have a very Metro UI look and don’t have access to the Google Play store. The Nokia X, X+, and XL, all lower-end devices to extend the reach of Microsoft’s services, run Nokia’s own store to get apps on ...

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Tip: How to speed up your Samsung Galaxy S4

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With Samsung having announced the new Galaxy S5, you may have begun to feel like your Samsung Galaxy S4 is already out-of-date, and might begin to think that it’s running a bit slow, especially if there’s a lot of content on it. Luckily, we have a tip for you that will help speed up ...

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Tip: How to hide the notification bar on Nova Launcher

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Installing Nova Launcher opens up a whole load of customisation possibilities for your Android device; first we explained how to use Nova Launcher gestures to quickly activate Google Now, and now you’ll see how to hide the notification bar. Hiding the notification pane on your device can ...

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Tip: Use Nova Launcher to Access Google Now

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Although most devices are now moving to the onscreen navigation keys there are still some devices which rely on hardware keys. Take the Samsung Galaxy S4, for example. Unfortunately, if you have hardware keys, simply swiping up from the “Home” button to access Google Now just ...

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Get Started with Nova Launcher for Android

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With all the launchers that are available in the Google Play Store, it can often be a daunting task trying to decipher the differences between them all, when really all you want to do is cover up that ugly TouchWiz skin. Here we take a look at one of the offerings called Nova Launcher and... ...

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How to get and hack Flappy Bird on Android

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Flappy Bird might have already become the game of the year for 2014 due to a number a reasons. It’s addictive and frustrating, yes, but its simple premise keeps us coming back for more.  Unfortunately, the game caused more stress than it did enjoyment, and as such the developer pulled it ...

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Tip: Call mom (or your wife) quicker with Google Search

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Do you ever have trouble finding numbers in your address book? Why not just ask Google Now to place the call for you? With the release of a Google Search update, today Google dropped a little tip that can help you save time while keeping in touch with loved ones or help when you have... Read More

How to get out of your wireless contract without paying a termination fee

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With the holidays coming up, more and more people are looking at getting new phones, and possibly even switching carriers. The trick with this, of course, is the fact that many people are tied down to a lengthy service contract with their providers. In other words, because they are under ...

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