Android Beginner Guides

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 23, 2015

Best apps for reading books [2015]

One of my favorite things about smartphones and tablets is the ability to take a library of books with you wherever you go. Not only are eBooks cheaper than the physical alternative, but there’ … 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 15, 2015

Best instant messaging services

Messaging services can be a useful alternative to your standard SMS messaging on your smartphone. While a standard text message uses your carrier plan, a messaging app only uses WiFi and is completel … Read More

Sep 10, 2015

Best icon packs [2015]

The wonderful thing about icon packs is that they breathe new life into the user interface of your smartphone or tablet.  There’re plenty of icon packs out in the world of Android, making it di … 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 13, 2015

Best email clients [2015]

Among the most common tasks done with a phone or tablet is sending and receiving emails. Items are going to and from your email account throughout the day, so managing them can be difficult depending … 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 22, 2015

Best podcast apps [2015]

Podcasts are a great source of entertainment, information, and education. Whether you want to know about the latest happenings in Hollywood, what’s going on in technology, or just learn a new topic l … 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