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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.

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...
Optimus UI vs. Lollipop

What are UIs, and why should I care about them?

 Many websites that talk about Android use the term "UI", usually assuming readers know what they are referring to (including us). Most readers are...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.4.11 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.4.11 and few minor changes, only a few days after receiving...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.4.10 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.4.10 and few minor changes. What's New - Transparent status bar when viewing listings.Of...

Here is how to get your WhatsApp voice calling enabled

For those who have been eagerly waiting for WhatsApp's voice calling feature, we have a good news! They no longer need to wait for invites by...

Tip: Clear your phone’s cache for more speed and storage

Something every Android owner should do that not everyone knows about is clearing your apps' cache in your phone's settings. An app's cache is basically a...

The best Apps for your Rooted Android device

So you managed to root your Android device? Good going! Now what?We've compiled the best Apps for your newly rooted Android device to get...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.3.6 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.3.6 only days after getting seeing version 5.3.5 rolled out. What's New -...

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...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.3.5 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.3.5.What's New - Expanded notification options in the settings. You can now...

When and where to buy: HTC One M9

 HTC announced its latest flagship Android experience, the One M9, at Mobile World Congress on March 1. According to HTC, the handset will begin trickling out to...

20 things all Android users should know

Are you new to the Android platform? Maybe you received a new device as part of a gift over the last month or so and...
inbox by gmail

What is Inbox and how do I use it with my Android?

A few months ago, Google (through Gmail) released Inbox, a new email app to make using your email a breeze. But, what exactly does...
sofcard

What is Softcard and how do I use it with my Android?

Back in September, Apple introduced Apple Pay, a feature that allows users with an iPhone 6 or Apple Watch to pay for things with...

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...
 
 

Samsung Galaxy S10 family arrives with four models

The flagship phone season is officially underway as the Samsung Galaxy S10 line of phones arrives. This year there are four models to choose from.

Learn Something New!

Confused by Galaxy S10 memory and storage options? Here’s a chart!

You're not the only one who doesn't understand the various memory and storage options available in the Galaxy S10 line. Maybe this chart will help.
 
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