Google Chrome 101: How to Unlock the Material Design 2 User Interface with Round Icons & Blended Status Bar

GOOGLE CHROME 101: HOW TO UNLOCK THE MATERIAL DESIGN 2 USER INTERFACE WITH ROUND ICONS & BLENDED STATUS BAR

Google's been using their "Material Design" look in Android for years now, but a change is coming up with "Material Design 2," their...

3 Ways to Get Around Google's Uncertified Device Ban

3 WAYS TO GET AROUND GOOGLE'S UNCERTIFIED DEVICE BAN

Google has started blocking certain devices from accessing the Google Play Store and other Google services. This is part of an effort...

 
 
 
Chrome 101: How to Enable the Home Page Button on Any Android Phone

CHROME 101: HOW TO ENABLE THE HOME PAGE BUTTON ON ANY ANDROID PHONE

The Android version of Google Chrome only shows a home button on some devices. Unfortunately, this feature isn't available to all Android...

33 Cool Little Android Features You Might Not Know About

33 COOL LITTLE ANDROID FEATURES YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW ABOUT

One of Android's biggest strengths is its flexibility. There's usually more than one way to perform the same task, which makes it easy...

 
 
 
Here's How the iPhone X-Like Gestures Work in Android P

HERE'S HOW THE IPHONE X-LIKE GESTURES WORK IN ANDROID P

The first preview build of Android P brought plenty of changes, but one aspect remained the same: As the iPhone X exchanged buttons...

Chrome 101: How to Make Sites Stop Asking to Show Notifications

CHROME 101: HOW TO MAKE SITES STOP ASKING TO SHOW NOTIFICATIONS

As the go-to browser for millions worldwide, Chrome makes web surfing a breeze with its simple interface and Google integration. But...

 
 
 
15 Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts Every Android Pro Should Know About

15 TIPS, TRICKS & SHORTCUTS EVERY ANDROID PRO SHOULD KNOW ABOUT

There are a number of options and hidden menus within Android that provide users more control over their device. With this control,...

22 Features You Probably Overlooked on Your Samsung Galaxy

22 FEATURES YOU PROBABLY OVERLOOKED ON YOUR SAMSUNG GALAXY

TouchWiz might not be the Android skin of choice for hardcore aficionados, but the Galaxy's OS still has a ton of great features up...

 
 
 
Permanently Stop Any App from Updating on the Play Store - No Computer Needed

PERMANENTLY STOP ANY APP FROM UPDATING ON THE PLAY STORE - NO COMPUTER NEEDED

App updates bring new functionality, but they can also break old features or introduce changes no one wants. Unfortunately, if you're...

27 Cool Little Android Features You Might Not Know About

27 COOL LITTLE ANDROID FEATURES YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW ABOUT

One of Android's biggest strengths is its flexibility. There's usually more than one way to perform the same task, which makes it easy...

 
 
 
Snapchat 'Upgraded' Its Android Camera Quality with 10-Year-Old Software

SNAPCHAT 'UPGRADED' ITS ANDROID CAMERA QUALITY WITH 10-YEAR-OLD SOFTWARE

You may have noticed improved photo quality in the Android Snapchat app in recent months. Believe it or not, this is because Snapchat...

Make Apps Use the Entire Screen on Your Essential Phone - Even the Notch

MAKE APPS USE THE ENTIRE SCREEN ON YOUR ESSENTIAL PHONE - EVEN THE NOTCH

In the Android community, there's a lot of discussion about how display notches should be used. For some, hiding the notch is more...

 
 
 
Why Snapchat's Camera Quality Improved & Why It's Still Not Great

WHY SNAPCHAT'S CAMERA QUALITY IMPROVED & WHY IT'S STILL NOT GREAT

You may have noticed improved photo quality in the Android Snapchat app in recent months. Believe it or not, this is because Snapchat...

Snapchat Calls Itself a Camera App, but Its Terrible Implementation on Android Begs to Differ

SNAPCHAT CALLS ITSELF A CAMERA APP, BUT ITS TERRIBLE IMPLEMENTATION ON ANDROID BEGS TO DIFFER

You may have noticed improved photo quality in the Android Snapchat app in recent months. Believe it or not, this is because Snapchat...

 
 
 
Samsung Is Still Awful at Flagship Updates

SAMSUNG IS STILL AWFUL AT FLAGSHIP UPDATES

In the Android community, Samsung's slow updates have long been the accepted norm. With the Note 8's recent Android Oreo update, Samsung...

Hacking WhatsApp: How to Schedule Messages to Send Automatically

HACKING WHATSAPP: HOW TO SCHEDULE MESSAGES TO SEND AUTOMATICALLY

Great ideas often strike at random times, but messaging friends and loved ones at an inopportune hour not only risks their wrath, but...

 
 
 
Rumor Roundup: Everything We Know So Far About Google's Pixel 3

RUMOR ROUNDUP: EVERYTHING WE KNOW SO FAR ABOUT GOOGLE'S PIXEL 3

Although marked by initial scandals, many regard the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL as some of the best Android devices money can buy. With...

How to Turn Off Facebook Lite's Call & Text History Logging on Android

HOW TO TURN OFF FACEBOOK LITE'S CALL & TEXT HISTORY LOGGING ON ANDROID

The Android world exploded when it was discovered that Facebook was logging the call and text histories of many of its users, although...

 
 
 
How to Spoof Your Location to Get Around MLB Blackouts on Your Android Phone

HOW TO SPOOF YOUR LOCATION TO GET AROUND MLB BLACKOUTS ON YOUR ANDROID PHONE

MLB.TV is a great service that lets you watch most Major League Baseball games in North America, as long as you're a subscriber, of...

How to See if Facebook Messenger Is Logging Your Calls & Texts

HOW TO SEE IF FACEBOOK MESSENGER IS LOGGING YOUR CALLS & TEXTS

It hasn't been a great year for Facebook. Recently, Android users had to discover on their own that the company was logging their calls...

 
 
 



Google app 8.0 preps teaching Assistant about people, ‘scheduling' Custom...

Google app 8.0 preps teaching Assistant about people, ‘scheduling' Custom Routines, & more

From a versioning perspective, today's update to the Google app is major one as it jumps from 7.x to 8.x. A new “Your People” training feature for Assistant is already visible... Read more ...

Meet Daisy, the robot that disassembles old and unwanted iPhone units for...

Meet Daisy, the robot that disassembles old and unwanted iPhone units for usable parts

Hey gang, did you know that tomorrow is Earth Day? Well, at least someone at Apple did. The company has launched its Earth Day Apple GiveBack plan that not only will help the... Read more ...

Tamatem has built a thriving mobile business by bringing games to the Arab world

Tamatem has built a thriving mobile business by bringing games to the Arab world

FEATURE: Mobile publisher Tamatem has brought 40 games to the Arabic-language market and racked up millions of downloads. Its newest title is Airport City, a simulation game... Read more ...

World's last Apple Watch shop at Isetan Shinjuku closing May 13th

World's last Apple Watch shop at Isetan Shinjuku closing May 13th

If you want to see the world's only remaining Apple store dedicated to Apple Watch sales, you'll have to act fast. Signage recently posted at the Isetan department store in... Read more ...

Galaxy S7 Update On Verizon Says It Brings Oreo But Doesn't

Galaxy S7 Update On Verizon Says It Brings Oreo But Doesn't

Verizon recently started pushing out an update to Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge units on its network, with its official changelog claiming the software package brings Android... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Earthlapse, Bill Assistant, Multiplication Flash...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Earthlapse, Bill Assistant, Multiplication Flash Cards and More

Receive stunning views of the planet Earth, pay your bills on time, and learn multiplication with today's collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at... Read more ...

Samsung, Google reportedly bidding for Nokia's digital health business

Samsung, Google reportedly bidding for Nokia's digital health business

When Nokia bought Withings, the French company renown for its health-related connected devices such as smart sleep systems, activity trackers, and blood pressure monitors... Read more ...

OnePlus giving some fans the chance to test the OnePlus 6 before launch

OnePlus giving some fans the chance to test the OnePlus 6 before launch

OnePlus continues to take fans feedback to heart and is now giving them the chance to test the OnePlus 6 and provide their opinions before the smartphone's launch on the... Read more ...

Flickr is bought out by SmugMug for an undisclosed price

Flickr is bought out by SmugMug for an undisclosed price

Flickr was purchased by Yahoo in 2005 for $20 million. On Friday, the photo hosting site was bought out by SmugMug, a similar type of site but focused on professional... Read more ...

Apple Launches Battery Replacement Program For Some 13-inch MacBook Pros

Apple Launches Battery Replacement Program For Some 13-inch MacBook Pros

If you bought a 13-inch MacBook Pro without Touch Bar between October 2016 to October 2017, it seems that you might be eligible for a battery replacement. This is because Apple... Read more ...