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Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.7.6 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.7.6 and few minor changes. What’s New – tweaks to character animations – updated look for What’s

Android 301

How to run Android apps on your Windows PC

Android OS is currently the most popular operating system for mobile devices. There are over one million Android apps to choose from, but what if you want to use your

News and Rumors

Root T-Mobile Galaxy S6/S6 Edge on Android 5.1.1 without tripping Knox

So you just updated your Samsung Galaxy S6 or Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to Android 5.1.1 but by doing so lost your root access. Not to worry as there is

News and Rumors

7 problems with the Samsung Galaxy S6 and how to fix them

he Samsung Galaxy S6 is a fantastic device, so much so that it is outperforming internal sales targets set by Samsung themselves. The device took on a whole new design

Android 501

What is the SoC?, 32-bit v 64-bit [Android 501]

Welcome to the School of Android 501. Here, we will cover hardware related topics to help readers understand the components that go into smartphones and other mobile tech. Android phones are

APK Files

Google App updated to version 4.8, brings code for “Ok Google” Offline [APK Download]

The Google App (formerly Google Search App) was updated yesterday bringing it version 4.8 and with it some neat under the hood changes, laying the way for some future features.

APK Files

Google Drive updated to support batch downloads [APK Download]

Google has just issued an update to their Google Drive application, bringing the version to 2.2.233.30.35. We’ve already seen features like drag and drop and Chromecast support added in previous

Android 201

How to enter private browsing with incognito mode on Android [Android 201]

Sometimes it’s necessary to browse the internet on Chrome for Android without your search queries or viewing history being saved; that’s where incognito mode comes in. Think of incognito mode

Android 301

How to save Google Maps for offline use [Android 301]

Usefulness of offline maps Google Maps offers a lot of useful information to drivers. It can tell you how to get where you are going (obviously), traffic along various routes,

Android 301

How to filter Google Play Store content [Android 301]

  With the vast array of content in the Google Play Store it can often be difficult to find what you’re looking for with apps being buried deep in the various

News and Rumors

ASUS ZenFone 2 bootloader gets unofficially unlocked

For those of us who like tinkering with our devices – you know, rooting, custom ROM’s – then owners of the ASUS ZenFone 2 will be pleased to learn that

News and Rumors

Spotify 3.1 Beta introduces new Now start page and running features [APK Download]

In the latest Beta update for Spotify, Android users can now enjoy some of the features that have been on iOS for a while. Told at the time that the

School of Android

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

I’m sure mostly everyone has heard of the phrase “cloud storage.” The “cloud” part refers to the fact that a person’s data is stored on an outside server, rather than

Tips & Tricks

How To: enable Touch to Search on Chrome for Android

Users of Google Chrome on Android have stumbled across a new feature which allows them to start a new search without leaving the current page. Touch to Search, as it

Tips & Tricks

Why you still need antivirus on your Android

e’re all concerned about safety and justifiably so. Whether it’s a security system for our home, a car-seat for our child or where our food comes from, it’s only human