Miscellaneous Guides

Mar 10, 2015

What is an Xposed Framework/Module and how does it help you?

The Android platform is known for its innumerable amount of functions and the users’ ability to further customize it according to his/her liking. The first thing that comes to mind when we think of c … Read More

Jan 2, 2014

How to setup Remote Desktop for Windows 8 Pro on your Android or iOS device

Do you need remote access to your home or work Windows 8 (or 8.1) computer? Well it’s not all that hard to setup. Microsoft recently released their official Remote Desktop app and this guide wi … Read More

May 30, 2013

Best To-Do, Checklist, and Task Applications for Android [May 2013]

Personally, I consider myself a “to-do list addict.” My daily routine begins with sorting through a list of things that I need/want to accomplish by day’s end, and later preparing my list for the nex … Read More

Mar 12, 2013

The 10 Android Tablet Apps You Shouldn’t Live Without

I have had my fair share of tablets over the years in both the 7-inch and 10-inch varieties. With each tablet purchase, I discovered that I had a growing list apps of that I couldn’t live witho … Read More

Feb 13, 2013

Best Android photo editing apps [February 2013]

As Android devices become faster and more capable computer-replacements, we’re expecting them to do things our traditional computers do, like photo editing. While Google provides a bit of suppo … Read More

Feb 12, 2013

How To Install the CyanogenMod 10.1 MMS application on any Android 4.1 ROM, includes Emoji and Quick Reply functionality

By far my favorite feature of CyanogenMod is their customized native MMS application. It offers so much more functionality than the stock Android MMS app. While it looks almost exactly alike, CM and … Read More

Jan 14, 2013

How to transfer files to your Android device via WiFi or mobile networks

Connecting your Android device to your computer with a USB cable can be annoying and almost prehistoric. Most people have WiFi networks set up in their home and anyone using a smartphone is going to … Read More

Dec 31, 2012

How to upload songs to Google Music from your smartphone or tablet using Dropbox

Google Music (now officially known as Play Music) is an incredible product. Google allows you to upload your personal music collection to their servers and stream it from your web browser or any Andr … Read More

Dec 25, 2012

Best looking apps for your new Android device

Did you get a new Android device for the holidays? Congratulations! Here’s a list of some our favorite and best looking apps for your new device. Check them out and let us know how you like the … Read More

Dec 16, 2012

A hitchhiker’s guide to the best free and paid Android music streaming apps

Most people that own a smartphone also use their phone to double as an mp3 player. It might not be the primary use of the phone, but it’s a popular feature nonetheless. If you only listen to ju … Read More

Dec 5, 2012

How to setup multiple user accounts on the Nexus 7 and Nexus 10

Android 4.2 brought Multiple user account support, which is a welcome addition. It’s only available on tablets since they are more likely to be used by more than one person in the household. Th … Read More

Dec 4, 2012

How to download CyanogenMod ROM updates faster by using only 10MB of data

I’ll admit it; I’m a flashaholic. The only problem is that I don’t like that each nightly update is at least 150MB for my particular device. Even though I have unlimited data, it&#8 … Read More

Dec 3, 2012

Best Android weather widgets for decorating your home screen

Disclaimer: There are tons of great weather apps in the Google Play store and tastes may vary depending on what you’re looking to get out of your weather widget. I’m basing my criteria fo … Read More

Dec 3, 2012

Best Android phones for smaller hands

It’s pretty obvious that handset makers think the bigger the phone, the better. We’ve seen phones slowly climb in screen size, up from 3.5 inches to 4 inches to 4.7 inches, and now … Read More

Nov 21, 2012

How to get the most battery life out of your Android Phone

A little over a year ago, we did an article on how to squeeze some extra battery life out of your phone. Most of those tips still apply, but Android has changed a lot since mid-2011, and I’m su … Read More