Android Beginner Guides

Oct 31, 2018

How to set up Google Assistant on your Roku streaming stick or TV

As the Google Assistant marches on in its quest to be everywhere on everything, the next brand to assimilate offer support is Roku with its streaming devices. Depending on which model Roku that you o … Read More

Oct 19, 2018

[Guide] How to disable the notch on the Pixel 3 XL

If you watched the live stream of the Google launch event on October 9th, you’d have immediately noticed that the Pixel 3 XL does indeed sport a notch on its 6.3-inch OLED display while the 5.5- … Read More

Sep 18, 2018

How to enable Dark Mode in the Android Messages app and on the web

After running a beta program for a few months, Google finally announced that Android P stood for Android Pie on August 6th with final builds rolling out to Pixels everywhere via OTA. One of the boons … Read More

Jun 14, 2018

Everything you need to know to watch FIFA 2018 World Cup

It’s been a long journey, but we are just a few hours away from the Soccer Football World Cup 2018 kicking off in Russia on June 14. One thing you can be guaranteed is that there will be shock d … Read More

May 8, 2018

How to enroll your device in the Android P Beta Program

Google announced the second Android P Developer Preview (DP2) during its I/O 2018 conference, and we know that you are chomping at the bit to get it installed on your device. Unlike the first Develop … Read More

Apr 11, 2018

Tips and Tricks for the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro

Besides being an undeniably stunning handset that leverages its AI capabilities to take awesome pictures, Huawei’s P20 Pro, and the regular P20 for that matter, both run the EMUI 8.1 custom ove … Read More

Mar 16, 2018

20 Tips and Tricks for the Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+

Buying a brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ is an exciting enough occasion for many, but for some of us, the prospect of setting up this new phone is even more gratifying. Finding and making the most out of t … Read More

Feb 16, 2018

How to set up your Google Home device

Whether you own the regular sized Google Home or the diminutive Google Home Mini, setting the smart speakers up is as straight-forward as A-B-C. Almost all the setup can be done in the Google Home ap … Read More

Nov 30, 2017

Take better photos on your Google Pixel 2 with this trick

Since the Pixel 2 and 2 XL launched back in October, we’ve known that both phones sported a dormant processor named the Pixel Visual Core. While it is still dormant on Pixel 2 phones running on … Read More

Nov 29, 2017

How to enable ‘Saturated’ mode on your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL display

Since Google launched its Pixel 2 handsets on October 5th, there have been numerous complaints about the larger Pixel 2 XL‘s display, from issues with image retention and image burning on the p … Read More

Nov 9, 2017

The first 5 things you need to do with your Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL

Google’s new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL launched on October 5th featuring some great new abilities such as Google Lens, as well as a load of other ways that let you personalize and customize the han … Read More

Aug 15, 2017

How to set up Google Allo on the web

It’s here! Finally, after months of waiting, Google is letting you use Allo on your computer. It means you can easily switch between phones, tablets, and computers without losing a single messa … Read More

Jul 17, 2017

How to take screenshots on your Huawei or Honor handset

So, you’ve just bought yourself a brand new Huawei or Honor smartphone and you find yourself faced with Huawei’s EMUI interface that is chock full of features. It doesn’t matter if … Read More

May 3, 2017

How to change your Google app Home or Work locations

When you first configure the Google app, you can add Home or Work locations so that you get better contextual feedback on driving distances, traffic and so on. But, what if you move or change jobs? Y … Read More

Apr 25, 2017

How to permanently delete pictures and videos from Google Photos

You have your reasons as to why a picture or video needs to be deleted. We don’t judge, and we probably shouldn’t know everything you snap and record in life. But we can help you throw aw … Read More