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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.

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How to invite friends to Inbox by Gmail

Inbox by Gmail has gathered a lot of attention, and for good reason. I am a lucky person to have it, and it is...

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...
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Don’t want Stagefright? Follow these tips to protect your device

So there's been a lot of talk over the last couple of weeks about this Stagefright vulnerability that has been found in just about every Android device...

Here’s how to turn your computer into a Chromebook

Have an old computer or laptop lying around deep inside your attic? Perhaps you don't give it much thought, or maybe you were too...

Stealing your passwords is much easier than you think. Use 2-Step Verification to add...

Use Google? Do you also use a smartphone with iOS or Android? Chances are you answered yes to both.Many of us rely on our...

Three basic practices of responsive web design (Promoted)

With more and more web users now viewing a record number of websites from mobile devices such as tablets and smartphones, it’s never been...

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.

How to activate the new “Android O” notification badges in Nova Launcher

We here at AndroidGuys have made it no secret about our universal love for the ever impressive Nova Launcher.Nova Launcher has earned the title of...

Fill out forms automatically with Chrome for Android [How-to]

Every time you purchase something online you will need to go through a standard set of steps: you’re required to fill in your personal...

How to “check for updates” on your Android device

Updating your Android can be a painful experience that requires a lot of patience, depending on the device you own and the carrier you’re...

How to remove Bixby from your Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus

As smart as it is, not everyone loves Samsung's digital assistant. Here's how to disable Bixby from working on your Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus.

How to keep your Gmails private and prevent third-parties from reading them

Make sure no third-party app developer has access to your Gmails by following these simple steps. You can do so from your Android or desktop.

What’s new with the S-Pen?

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 has arrived with an all-new S-Pen using Bluetooth LE wireless technology and some new features. Come see what new tricks it has learned.

Get to Know: NET10 Wireless

How much do you know about Net10 Wireless? Here's a quick breakdown of what you might expect from the carrier, including rate plans and features.

How to set a music alarm with Google Home or a Google Assistant speaker

Waking up isn't easy but it can at least be more fun with your favorite songs. Check out how to set up a music alarm with your Google Home or Google Assistant speaker with this guide.

Editor Picks

When and where to buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 10

Wondering when and where to pick up the latest smartphone from Samsung? Here's a list of carriers and retailers lined up for the Galaxy Note 10 line.

The best deals available at Verizon (August 2019)

Everybody loves a bargain. Whether it's a few bucks on accessories or a few hundred on a new phone, here are some of the best Verizon deals available today.

The best deals available at AT&T (August 2019)

Whether it's a few bucks off accessories or a hundreds on a new phone, here are some of the best AT&T deals available today.

The best deals available at T-Mobile (August 2019)

Whether it's saving a few bucks on an accessory or getting back a couple hundred on a new phone, we appreciate the opportunity fatten our wallets.

The best deals available at Sprint (August 2019)

Everybody loves a bargain. Whether it's saving a few bucks on accessories or a couple hundred on a new phone, here are some of the best Sprint deals available today.
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