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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.

Get 10GB of Google Drive storage for free

Google is offering 10GB of free Drive storage for anyone who signs into the now free Quickoffice mobile app before September 26, 2013. Indeed,...

Tip: Get the LG G3 SmartKeyboard for any Android device

When LG unveiled their LG G3 they also showed off their Smart Keyboard which claims to improve contextual recognition and decrease the margin for...

Tutorial: Install Android 4.2 on the Samsung Galaxy S3 (All Variants)

Let's face it, Android can be a bit fragmented at times. But who says we need to rely on carriers to push updates? Android...

Here’s the quickest way to disable carrier bloatware on your Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is without question a great phone. The hardware, camera, processor, build, and just about everything else make the Note...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.0.38 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store was only just recently updated to bring more Material Design aspects to the app, and now we see the version...

Here is a list of all the Google Assistant speakers, headphones, and displays you...

If you're looking to pick up a speaker, headphones, or display with Google Assistant then here's a list with all your current options.

How-To use Chrome’s Data Save feature

With all the buzz about companies giving "unlimited" data with their plans, it seems that a lot of people and sites have forgotten about...

When and Where to Buy: Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Pricing, release dates, and promotions for all of the various versions of the big-screen device from Samsung

So you got your phone wet. Now what?

So you dropped your phone in a toilet, got hit by a rogue wave while running on the beach, or you got pushed into...

What are Google Now Cards? How to tailor them to your needs.

In this post, I'll show you how to customize Google Now cards. But first, what is Google Now? The service essentially is a personal assistant....

You can opt-out of Google Location services tracking your wifi hotspot or router

To improve your location accuracy and the services based on Google using this data, Google uses publicly broadcast Wi-Fi data from wireless access points and...

Create an animation in Google Photos [How-To]

We have gone over a number of things you can do with Google Photos. I won't list them all here but feel free to...

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...

How to clear recently used apps [Android 101]

Sometimes when you exit an application, it doesn't mean the app has stopped. Most of the time, it's actually still running in the background....

Ten tips and tricks for Google Photos

Try these tips and tricks if you're using the Google Photos app on your Android device to get out the most of your growing picture gallery.

Blu G9 debuts with big screen, big battery, and sharp looks

The G9 is the latest unlocked smartphone from Blu and features a 6.3-inch display. Powered by Android 9 Pie, it offers a lot of bang for the buck.

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How to transfer all data from old phone to a new...

Recently picked up a new Android phone? Here is how to transfer all your data from your old device to your new one. It's easier than you think.
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