How to Install a TeamBlackedOut app on your Android Device

TeamBlackedOut are a group of app inverters who make black and clear versions of some of your favorite apps. They do everything they can to keep their apps updated. If you're...

How to install a custom ROM on your Samsung device

I did a previous post covering a process to install a custom ROM on any Android device, but there's a little more footwork for Samsung devices. Your bootloader can be unlocked...

How to get the LG V10 camera app on the LG G4 [Tutorial]

Shortly after the release of the LG G4, LG announced the LG V10. With a secondary auxiliary display and the Snapdragon 810, it was a reasonable step-up from LG's yearly flagship,...

How to create contact groups in Gmail

  If you've used Microsoft Outlook as an email app, you know that one of its best features is the ability to create group contacts. Gmail also offers the same capability as...

IFTTT: A quick-start guide

IFTTT, or IF as it's now known, is a popular app for automating actions and streamlining your day. It works with almost every app, smart device, and phone feature you can...

7 tip and tricks to dramatically improve the WiFi signal and speeds in your...

It's crazy to think that just 10 years ago we thought our internet was fast. 20 years ago we had to "dial in" to log onto the internet where we got just...

Setting up Google Authenticator is as easy as scanning a QR code

A couple weeks ago I posted the steps to enable Google's 2-Step Verification for any of your Gmail accounts. This allows us that fuzzy feeling of knowing that even if someone...

How to install Android Wear 2.0 beta on your watch

This article originally appeared on our sister site, www.SmarterWatching.com. For more coverage on Android Wear, visit SmarterWatching now! You've seen the announcement, watched the videos, and read up on Android Wear 2.0....

Stealing your passwords is much easier than you think. Use 2-Step Verification to add...

Use Google? Do you also use a smartphone with iOS or Android? Chances are you answered yes to both. Many of us rely on our smartphones for just about everything. We are growing...

Lookout finds another malware app in Google Play

Security firm Lookout recently alerted Google when a new app containing malware was spotted in Google Play. The app in question was called "Black Jack Free" by developer, Entaamun Kamutneeta and...

Set up a Box account and get 10GB of cloud storage, FREE!

  In todays ever changing landscape of technology and security, there is always a need for a place to back up those important documents or simply have somewhere to house things you want...

Allow the use of Unknown Sources to install apps from other places [How To]

The Short Story To enable Unknown Sources in your phone, simply go to the Settings app, scroll down to Security, and then scroll down to 'Unknown Sources.' Tapping this option will enable...

Transform your rooted device with Xposed Framework [How-To]

A note on pre-requisites before you embark on your Xposed journey: your device needs to have an Unlocked Bootloader running a Custom Recovery and be Rooted before you can even attempt this procedure - you've been warned!...

Stop hackers in their tracks with Google’s 2-Step Verification

Last month Derrick wrote an intriguing piece on steps to take to keep you mobile device safe. In it, he recommends setting up 2-step verification on your Google accounts. In 2014, an estimated...

Use Debloater to remove bloat from your Android without root!

The story of carrier bloat is as old as Android itself. When AT&T had the exclusive on the iPhone, Verizon and the other carriers had to answer with something that could...

Android Nougat is official name for latest release

And like that, the guessing game is over. Google and the Android team today revealed that the official name for the "N" release of...