Tag "how to"

School of Android

How to backup, edit and share your most precious moments with Google Photos

One of my favorite Google apps is Photos. It is a free app with free unlimited storage, which automatically differentiates it from its nearest competitors in Dropbox and iCloud. It

School of Android

Google Doodles are a part of Google’s rich history: How to submit your own

Doodles are the fun, surprising, and sometimes spontaneous changes that are made to the Google logo to celebrate holidays, anniversaries, and the lives of famous artists, pioneers, and scientists.- Google

Tips & Tricks

How To: Download YouTube videos with YouTube Red

YouTube Red is finally here, offering paying subscribers (only in the US, for now) some pretty nifty features, including ad-free video, background play and the ability to save videos offline for

Android 201

How to manually install app updates with APK files [Android 201]

Waiting for app updates can be a drag, especially if other phones are receiving the update before you. Automatically updating your apps through the Google Play Store is the standard

News and Rumors

How to install Android M

I know that the Android M preview was announced and released a while ago, but I am still asked how someone should go about installing Android M. In response to

Tips & Tricks

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 it in various ways, such as

Continuing Education

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 laptop, laptop to tablet, and so


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 require root privileges given how Android

Android 101

How to use copy and paste [Android 101]

It’s something that Android has had since Ice Cream Sandwich, but may not necessarily be something that every user is aware of – so let’s go through just how to copy

Android 201

How to backup photos and videos on Android to Google+ [Android 201]

Google offers a fantastic automatic upload facility as part of the Google+ service that enables you to backup all your photos and videos taken with your Android device to the


How to root the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Some apps that exist on the Google Play Store still require root privileges given how Android is designed, and as such sometimes it’s necessary to get root on your device

News and Rumors

How to unlock the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 Bootloader to root

For those of you who have received your Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices and are anxious to begin tinkering with them then you’ll need to unlock the Bootloader. Whilst

News and Rumors

Beginners guide to Tasker

Tasker is one of those apps that is so powerful, where the possibilities are endless, if you’re using it right. But, to get to that point where you understand the

News and Rumors

Root Nexus 5 Running Android 5.0 Lollipop With SuperSU

The Nexus 5 running the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop software can now be rooted using a SuperSU package, formed from the Android 5.0 SDK with a build number of LPX13D.