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From helping to understand the difference between two phones to instructions on getting more from your devices, this section aims to educate. We cover everything from the most very basic stuff all the way up to more detailed and focused topics.

Here’s how to turn T-Mobile’s Scam Blocking on and off

Scam Blocking is a great feature, but it can block incoming calls you need to get too. Here's how to turn it off and turn it back on.

How to pair your Bluetooth headphones with your Wear OS watch

Pairing your favorite headphones to a Wear OS is an easy, but often overlooked process. We'll show you how to do it in just a few short steps.

Motorola’s gesture navigation is fantastic; here’s how to enable it

Moto offers a great alternative to Android Pie's gesture system, but you have to know how to turn it on. Let's take a look on how to make that happen.
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Ten hidden Google Chrome tips and tricks for Android

Google chrome is the most popular browser for Android with over a billion downloads and, since it comes pre-installed with most Android phones, most...
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How to get an always-on display on your Android phone

Like the always-on display found on Samsung Galaxy devices and want it for your own phone? Here is how to get the feature on your Android phone.
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How to recover deleted text messages on Android without root

While most people have shifted to messaging apps like Whatsapp and Facebook Messenger, there are still millions who use conventional text messaging for communication....

Great cases to protect your Samsung Galaxy S10

Check out all these great cases you could use to protect your brand new and expensive Samsung Galaxy S10 phone.

You’re using Google Keep wrong; Here’s how to do it right

Considering just how popular note-taking apps are, we take a look at Google Keep and offer advice on how you can use it to your advantage.

Nine tips and tricks for the Samsung Galaxy S10

Whether you're new to the Samsung Galaxy S10 or an old fan check out some of these tips and tricks to help you get the most of your phone.

How to change the theme on Samsung’s One UI

Samsung has a lot in store for its Android Pie release. One UI is full of new goodies like allowing you to theme your phone with custom options.

Five really cool things you can do with your Android phone

Android phones are some of the most technologically advanced and powerful devices that almost everyone owns these days. We tend to take for granted...

What is Microsoft Your Phone and how do you use it?

Microsoft Your Phone looks to bridge the gap between your Android phone and Windows PC. Here's what you need to know and how to set it up.
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How to remove pre-installed apps and bloatware from Android without root

If you don't like the pre-installed apps or bloatware on your Android phone and want to remove or uninstall them without root, here is how to do it.

First ten things to do with your Samsung Galaxy S10

If you just unboxed your brand new Samsung Galaxy S10 and you're wondering where to get started, we have ten tips to get you on your way.

How to use Google Maps offline

If you're headed somewhere new or have a spotty cell connection where you live then you'll want to check out our guide on how to use Google Maps offline and make sure you never get lost again.

New leak shows us how the new Moto RAZR will actually...

Way back in 2004 Motorola had a giant hit with the RAZR flip phone. New leaks suggest the company will revive the idea with new foldable RAZR smartphone.

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Here’s how to turn T-Mobile’s Scam Blocking on and off

Scam Blocking is a great feature, but it can block incoming calls you need to get too. Here's how to turn it off and turn it back on.
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