Android Beginner Guides

Nov 25, 2015

How to use Samsung’s Live Broadcast

At the company’s event on August 13, Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+. Along with those two phones came Live Broadcast, a feature that would also be brought to the Galaxy … Read More

Nov 17, 2015

Find your lost device with Android Device Manager

Losing your smartphone can be a big problem, especially if you have pertinent data on it, such as bank information, passwords, personal addresses, and so on. Thankfully, Google has implemented a hand … Read More

Oct 19, 2015

How to set up a mobile hotspot and tethering

If you’re taking your laptop somewhere and need a wireless connection, your smartphone can be a reliable mobile hotspot. So we’re going to show you how to set one up the right way.

Mobil … Read More

Oct 10, 2015

How to install the Marshmallow factory image on your Nexus device

The much anticipated Android 6.0 Marshmallow update is here, and Google just recently posted the factory images for its supported Nexus devices. The company did announce that the OTA is rolling out, … Read More

Oct 9, 2015

How to install the Marshmallow OTA on your Nexus device

Android 6.0 Marshmallow is finally here, and it’s brought with it dozens of cool features! Google is rolling out the over-the-air (OTA) update right now, but chances are you don’t want to … Read More

Oct 1, 2015

How to transfer messages, photos, and contacts from iOS to Android

Apple recently brought its first app to the Play Store, Move to iOS. It’s a simple app — you have both your Android and iOS device on the same WiFi network and you begin transferring all … Read More

Sep 25, 2015

How to block a number on your Android device

Need to block a phone number on your Android device but aren’t sure how? Good There are plenty of ways to block a phone number on Android, though it can be different for different types of devi … Read More

Sep 21, 2015

How to set up Android Pay

Android Pay is here. Well, actually, it’s always been here but just under a different moniker: Google Wallet.
Google Wallet has been slimmed down, simplified, and given a overall design face-li … Read More

Sep 5, 2015

How to set up payment methods in the Play Store

The Play Store has hundreds of thousands of free and useful applications; however, the more quality apps out there usually cost you a bit of money. That’s certainly not a bad thing, but it can … Read More

Aug 30, 2015

How to set up the fingerprint scanner on a Samsung device

Most hardware manufacturers are apparently still not sold on the value of fingerprint scanners being included with mobile devices. Only Samsung and Apple have consistently pushed flagship phones and … Read More

Aug 27, 2015

Ditch carrier contracts with these smartphones

Carriers are expensive, and they’re only getting worse. Two-year contracts are on their way out in favor of device payment plans, thanks to revolutionary initiatives from T-Mobile. These paymen … Read More

Aug 10, 2015

How to transform your Android device into a professional camera

Smartphones have essentially replaced point-and-shoot cameras for not only being more accessible and convenient but also in providing superior image quality. There’s virtually no reason to have a poi … Read More

Jul 31, 2015

How to factory reset your Android device

When experiencing technical difficulties, you may be only a factory set away from seeing improvements. For example, with my LG G3, I was having issues with audio levels during phone calls and a facto … Read More

Jul 28, 2015

How to perform a software update via Samsung Kies

If you’re a Samsung smartphone or tablet owner, I’m pretty sure you’ve been notified at some point or another that there’s a software update available for your device through ‘Kies’. Many users … Read More

Jul 18, 2015

Best ways to speed up mobile browsing [2015]

After using a mobile browser for some time, you may notice a slight drop in speed and performance, particularly due due to cache, cookies, and history. It can get even worse if you don’t have the lux … Read More