How to install a Google Play Store APK on your Android device

For various reasons, you may run into a situation where you will need to be able to install the latest (or and older) version of the Google Play Store. As daunting...

How to delete your browsing history in Google Chrome for Android and desktop

You internet browser, in this case Chrome, keeps track of where you go to on the web and logs it in a history file. Our browser history might hold information that...

Use these data calculators to estimate how much data you need and potentially save...

Figuring out data plans for smartphones can be very confusing if you actually try to break down file size based on activity. It is hard to predict how much data you're going to...

Creating Animations (.gif) using Google Photos is super simple and fun (4 quick steps...

You've seen them all over the web, from Twitter to ESPN, GIPHYs are highly popular due to their ability to animate still photos as a collection. The concept is easy to understand,...

How to verify third party USB Type-C accessories won’t destroy your Nexus 6P, Pixel...

The second half of 2015 brought Android users USB Type-C which is gaining traction each month. Some of the first devices to gain access to the fully reversible charging plug were...

How to enable Developer Options on your Android device

If you're looking to root and install a custom Rom on your Android device, you're going to need to have access to your device's USB debugging mode. USB debugging can only...

Three super fast steps to change the quick settings on your Samsung Galaxy S7

In one area Samsung has always shined bright is with the quick settings in the drop down notification window. These options exist on other Android devices, but Samsung has 16 quick toggle...

What is a Launcher? [The Basics]

In light of Gerson's excellent Launcher post, it occurred to us that, perhaps, not everyone knows what a Launcher is. As such, I am here to save the metaphorical day with...

Create labels for Gmail messages – How To

Did you know that you can create labels for your Gmail messages? Why create labels? One word; organization. Labels are a great way to bring order to a chaotic inbox. Follow...

How to enable the app drawer on the all new LG G5

AT&T and LG decided to ship the 2016 LG G5 a couple days early and many customers like me are getting their hands on the device now. The device costs anywhere from...

How to create and share photo albums with Android’s Google Photos

One of the best Google apps available today is Google Photos. Not only does Google give you unlimited free storage for your photos and movies, it also gives you a whole...

How to prevent screen burn-in on your AMOLED Screen

One of the best features of having an AMOLED display on your smartphone is that each individual pixel is its own light emiting diode. What that means to the user is...

How to change your theme on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Did you get a new Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge? One of Samsung's latest features it has included on its devices is the ability to personalize the look of your...

Tired of clutter in your Gmail app? Get control of your email with Inbox...

Many of us have learned to put up with cluttered email accounts. From messy contacts, to giving up on deleting spam and promotions, and to even not replying to important emails,...

How to set up Samsung Pay and add a credit card on your latest...

Did you happen to pick up a new Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 edge? Samsung is currently running a promotion for new S7 owners who have yet to use Samsung Pay....

(DEAL) AGFPRO 3.0 Game Creator & DLC Bundle only $9.99

Ever thought about designing your own video game? Not sure where to start? To be sure, the idea could be rather daunting if you've...