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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: Disable or enable sounds in Facebook app for Android

So you've recently installed or updated the Facebook app for Android and now you're tired of hearing those weird sounds. You know which ones...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.2.13 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.2.13, only days after receiving the previous update to 5.2.12.Our guess...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.2.12 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.2.12.What's NewThe Google Play Store 5.2.12 update contains very minor changes,...
Nexus 6

MoDaCo Custom Roms flashable zip unleashes the power of your Nexus

If you're a big-time modder and you've recently purchased the Nexus 6 but like me, are having trouble convincing yourself to switch to a...
Nexus 6

Extend your Nexus 6 battery life with these tips

The Nexus 6 has a huge 3,220mAh battery and combined with Android 5.0 Lollipop's battery optimisation thanks to Google's Project Volta, provides pretty decent...

Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.1.11 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.1.11.What's NewThe Google Play Store 5.1.11 update contains a few cosmetic changes:Full-height...
Nexus 9

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...

How To: Enable Material Design on Google Keyboard

There's a new version of the Google Keyboard app rolling out for Android devices this week. As you might expect, it brings about the Material...

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...

Download and Install Google Maps version 9.0.0 APK (Material Design)

The next app to be treated to material design is Google Maps, and boy does it look good. Hitting version 9.0.0, this Google Maps...

Download and Install Google Play Services version 6.1.88 APK (Material Design)

The updates keep rolling in for Google's app real estate, and Google Play Services is next on the list to get updated to version 6.1.88,...

Download and install latest Google Calender 5.0 APK (Material Design)

Google has just promoted Google Calender to Material Design! In Google Calender 5.0, you get a completely redesigned app along with Gmail and Google...
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Download and Install Inbox version 1.1 APK (Material Design)

The updates keep rolling in for Google's app real estate, and Inbox is the latest to get updated to version 1.1. The invite-only email...

Download and Install Newsstand version 3.3.1 APK (Material Design)

Google aren't done when it comes to updating their app lineup with material design, and it's Newsstand that is next in line to get...

Download and install latest Gmail 5.0 APK (Material Design)

 UPDATE - Looks like Google have been smoothing the edges of the Gmail 5.0 APK, it just got updated with some minor cosmetic changes.Google have been busy...
 
 

Whitestone Dome screen protector to work with Galaxy S10 fingerprint scanner...

With the Samsung Galaxy S10 on the way, Whitestone Dome has the only glass screen protectors that will work with the new in display fingerprint scanner without a hole up for sale.

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