DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Lollipop Update: What to Expect

The Droid Turbo is a hefty phone, but easy to hold thanks to a curved soft touch back.

Roughly four months after the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, Google’s now released a few small updates as well as a bigger bug fixing Android 5.1 Lollipop update. Those with the Moto DROID Turbo are still waiting for Lollipop and below are a few things you can expect as its release nears. Back in June […]

How to Turn on Encryption for Android

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Every version of Android since Android 3.0 Honeycomb has had a feature called Full Disk Encryption, but with Android 5.0 Lollipop Google promised to make this enabled by default. Here we’ll explain how to enable or turn on Encryption for your Android smartphone or tablet. Google recently flip-flopped on that promise of having all devices […]

LG G4 Rumors Emerge Ahead of Release

Here's our advice on if you should buy the LG G3 or wait for the LG G4 release.

Over the past few weeks we’ve received a few photos of what’s reportedly the upcoming new LG G4 smartphone for 2015, but rumors are painting a mixed picture. Early reports claimed it would be completely redesigned and made of aluminum, then leaked images showed a curved plastic device, and now the rumors are rolling in […]

HTC One M9+ Leaks with Bigger Display

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Before the HTC One M9 announcement and release earlier this month there were countless rumors that HTC was actually preparing two smartphones to be revealed. Those being the One M9 we’ve already seen, along with a bigger HTC One Max, or HTC One M9+. Of course only one phone was announced, but more rumors are […]

LG G2 Android 5.0 Update: New Details Arrive

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Recently we’ve seen a lot of different devices receive the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop, but one that’s yet to see it in the United States it the aging LG G2. Over the course of the past few weeks though, more info has surfaced, the LG G2 Android 5.0 Lollipop update started in Korea, and […]

Huge Nexus 9 Deal Slashes Price by $100

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Over the past month we’ve seen countless impressive Nexus 9 deals surface offering Google’s latest tablet at a great price, but none can beat the Nexus 9 deal announced this afternoon by Best Buy. Those who’ve yet to pickup Google’s latest Android 5 Lollipop powered tablet, now is the perfect time. Google’s Nexus 9 was […]

Moto X Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Emerges

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Recently both Motorola and its partnering carriers in the United States have been busy pushing out updates to the Moto X for Android 5.0 Lollipop, but this weekend we learned some good news as Motorola is already set to begin the Android 5.1 Lollipop update as well, just a few short weeks after Google’s initial […]

How to Use the Galaxy Note 4 as a Personal Hotspot

Stock up with these awesome Galaxy Note 4 apps.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 can act as a personal hotspot, a portable internet connection that can be shared to the millions of iPad, Nexus 7 and laptops we use. Letting them connect to the internet anywhere there is a cell phone signal. Here we explain how to use the Note 4 as a personal […]

Moto X Android 5.0 Update: What to Expect

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Earlier this week we finally received good news regarding the original Moto X Android 5.0 Lollipop update. After months of waiting and silence from the manufacturer and Google, it looks like the 1st generation Moto X will finally be seeing an update to Lollipop in the near future, and here’s what to expect. Lollipop was […]

How to Change the Galaxy Note 4 Lockscreen

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With the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 available around the United States from all major carriers, and loaded full of neat features and controls, we get a lot of questions from consumers and fans regarding how to perform certain tasks. One of which is controlling or changing the Galaxy Note 4 lockscreen. If you’re the proud […]

Android 5.1 vs Android 5.0 Lollipop Walkthrough: What’s New

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For those that want to see what’s new in Android 5.1 Lollipop you can see the changes in our 5.1 vs Android 5.0 Lollipop walkthrough below. While most changes are small and under the hood, non-visible to users, there are still many nice additions in Android 5.1 Lollipop worth knowing about that we’ll detail for […]

Nexus 2015 Rumors Take a Twist

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Over the course of the past two weeks more and more news about the next Nexus, or the 2015 Nexus smartphone, have started to emerge. While we’ve been hearing a few different reports today they’ve taken another twist with rumors claiming we could see an LG Nexus 7 smartphone in 2015. In October of last […]

HTC One M9+ Rumors Ignite as Release Nears

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Just a few short weeks ago HTC took the stage and announced the brand new HTC One M9 smartphone. Following months of rumors, leaks and speculation, it was the only device revealed and will be available in the United States starting April 10th. However, this week new rumors have emerged suggesting a bigger, better, HTC […]

Verizon Nexus 6 Deal Emerges on Release Date

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While Google is currently hosting an impressive Nexus 6 deal offering buying $50 back in the form of a Google Play gift card, today we have even better news for those looking to snag the Verizon Nexus 6. After all carriers offered the phone in November, the Verizon Nexus 6 release was delayed by over […]

How to Use the Galaxy Note 4 as a Remote Control

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The powerful Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is packed full of impressive features and sensors. From a fingerprint scanner, heart rate monitor, UV sensor, and stylus, to even an Infrared blaster to act as a remote control. Just like the Galaxy S5 last year, and a few phones from LG, the Galaxy Note 4 can act […]

DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Update Details Emerge

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The Motorola DROID Turbo was announced and released back in October, shortly after Google debuted the new Android 5.0 Lollipop update. And while that update is still slowly rolling out to many devices, including an array of smartphones from Motorola, the DROID Turbo is still on Android 4.4 KitKat. Android L was first announced as […]

How to Close Apps on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

A fingerprint reader is also likely part of the Galaxy note 4 specs.

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 is one of the fastest and most powerful smartphones available today, and as a result users will end up multi-tasking and opening a wide array of apps, or using the S-Pen stylus for tons of content consumption and creation. With 3GB of RAM and plenty of processing power you can run […]

HTC One M9 Release Smashes iPhone 6 AppleCare+

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This week the HTC One M9 release date finally arrived for those in Taiwan, not to mention HTC confirmed availability in the United States will begin starting on April 10th. However, today HTC took a few minutes to host a live stream video talking about the brand new smartphone, and something called Uh-Oh, which is […]

HTC One M9 Release Date Confirmed

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This week the HTC One M9 release date finally arrived for those in Taiwan, but sadly we’ve yet to get an actual release date for those in the United States, until now. Since the March 1st announcement we’ve heard countless rumors, seen a few leaks, and now HTC finally made it all official. The HTC […]

Best Cheap Android Smartphones [March, 2015]

The Moto E 2nd Gen display is bigger, but could use a resolution upgrade.

Buyers that are in the market for an affordable yet quality smartphone you have a lot of options available here as 2015 moves forward. There are tons of decent budget smartphones to choose from, ones that are actually worth the money. Users may not want expensive flagships like the new Galaxy S6 or Google’s Nexus […]