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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 keep a family picture album this holiday season with Google Photos

With the holidays fast approaching many of us will soon be visiting with friends and family. This means gift giving, hearty meals and lots of...

Get the most out of Nova Launcher: Customizing the Dock (Contest Included)

Today we're going to take a look at all the cool and neat stuff that you can do with the dock inside of Nova Launcher including things you might not know.

Tip: Use Nova Launcher to Access Google Now

Although most devices are now moving to the onscreen navigation keys there are still some devices which rely on hardware keys. Take the Samsung...

What is OPPO’s budget brand ‘Realme’ all about?

OPPO's newly unveiled Realme brand aims to capture India’s young customers with smartphones that are “crafted for the youth”.

Download and Install Android L’s Google Play Services version 5.0 and Google Play Store...

With the new version of Android L receiving a developer preview, it has enabled the community to un-pack the contents and extract various components...

How to block or allow pop-ups in Chrome

Pop-ups are an annoying business, especially on mobile. But if you’re using Chrome on your Android, there’s an easy way to block them from...

Stop hackers in their tracks with Google’s 2-Step Verification

Last month Derrick wrote an intriguing piece on steps to take to keep you mobile device safe. In it, he recommends setting up 2-step verification on...

Nine tips and tricks for the Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Whether you're new to the Note line up or an old fan check out some of these tips and tricks to help you get the most of your Samsung Galaxy Note 9.

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...

Don’t become a victim of cyber theft. Enable 2-Step Verification on your Google account...

Losing your privacy and information to hackers is not as difficult as you'd want to believe. There's a good chance you read about the...

How to permanently delete your Instagram account

How many times did you check your Instagram today? For all the wonders of social media, browsing feeds non-stop can also end up consuming...

What is Android Go?

Android Go is the lightweight version of Android for entry-level phones typically sold in developing markets. Find out more and what phones you can buy with Android Go.

Double SMS Messages on Android Auto? Here’s how to fix it

Do you use another SMS app other than Android Messages and seeing dual notifications on Android Auto? We have the fix for you!

Android Pay: What is it and how to use it

Just a couple of months ago Google rolled out Android Pay which is a simple and secure way to make payments in a store...

How to prevent screen burn-in on your AMOLED Screen

One of the best features of having an AMOLED display on your smartphone is that each individual pixel is its own light emiting diode....
 
 

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.

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How to change the Google Keyboard theme on your phone

Changing the Google Keyboard (Gboard) theme is easy to do and can go a long way to freshening up an old phone. Here's how to do it a few easy steps!
 
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