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Facebook’s mobile app will now have a better notification tab

Facebook has announced that they will be updating the current notification tab for their mobile app. On top of your normal notifications, you will now see a more useful, personalized

App Reviews

Add custom shortcuts to your notification tray with TUFFS (app review)

TUFFS has a fairly simple premise. Add custom shortcuts to your notification tray. You can add shortcuts, apps, contacts, and basically anything else that can be added to the home screen that’s

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Google updates Google Maps for Android Wear to keep your eyes on the road

Google has updated Google Maps for Android Wear to provide a better navigation experience for everyone. The purpose of this update is to make it easier to navigate to where

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Google Calendar: No more texts for you

Google Calendar is shutting down their SMS notifications service later this month. We have the details on how to get a jump start before it’s all gone.

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Deal: Xiaomi MiBand for $15 with free shipping today

Xiaomi is making headlines with it’s high-quality, low-priced devices and today its first foray into the smart wearables market, the MiBand, can be had for just $14.99 with free shipping.

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WhatsApp read alerts can be disabled

There was a recent explosion about people complaining that WhatsApp was sending read to the sender after a message had been viewed by the receiver. Panic broke out as people worried

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Yahoo Mail update adds travel and event notifications

Although Google made an announcement today with its currently beta Inbox app, that hasn’t stopped Yahoo from releasing a Yahoo Mail update for its Android and iOS apps that brings travel

Tips & Tricks

Pebble 2.3 firmware delivers notification skipping

Just because Google Wear is stealing the show now in the smartwatch area, doesn’t mean Pebble is out of the game just yet. The company whose successful Kickstarter campaign pushed them onto

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How to clear all notifications using Android L (preview)

Are you like me, and many others, who just HAD to download and play with the Android L developer preview? Did you run into the issue of having to clear

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Todoist announces new location notifications, coming soon to Android

Today Todoist announced that its task manager app on the Web and iOS now offers users location-aware notifications and the feature will be coming to Android sometime in the next

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Download and install Android L’s “Heads up!” notifications on any Android 4.3+ device

It’s quite obvious Google I/O is Google’s biggest event of the year and one of the biggest tech events in general. This year Google had lots to say, they announced

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First Impression: Android L On My Nexus 5

Yesterday during the Google I/O keynote, Google announced the latest version of Android, simply named L. The actual name for the latest OS version has yet to be announced, but

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Google Glass to get Android Wear notifications

With Android Wear getting its first official outing at Google I/O and the hype of  which Smartwatches will be available, there was little mention of Google Glass and where it

Android 101

How to manage notifications [Android 101]

The notification shade on Android devices is one of the most unique and functional aspects of the operating system. It can be accessed by pulling down from the top of

Android 101

How to navigate through your Android device [Android 101]

Picking up an Android device for the very first time? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Here’s out brief guide on how to navigate through your Android. KEEP IN MIND:

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