4 Reasons to Install Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Today

There will be Nexus 7 deals.

Google’s Nexus 7 Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update is currently rolling out to owners of the aging former flagship and it delivers several bug fixes meant to stabilize the software. With that in mind, we take a look at a few reasons why you might want to think about installing the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update when […]

13 Moto X 2014 Tips & Tricks

Read our Moto X 2014 review to find out why this is an upgrade and worth comparing to the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S5.

The Moto X 2014 is an impressive smartphone. Some would even go as far as declaring the Moto X 2014 the best Android smartphone you can buy this year. A great deal of that comes down to better hardware, the Moto X 2014 is faster, bigger and more impressive than last year’s device. A lot […]

5 Small Screen Android Phones That Are Worth Buying

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Over the past few years smartphones have continued to increase in size, and now they’re starting to be bigger than ever with 6-inch screens and beyond. Even Apple is on board with the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. If you’re one of the many looking for an excellent Android smartphone with a small screen, one that […]

10 Great Apps for the Moto X 2014 

The Moto X (2014) is a perfect combination of savvy design and smart software.

The first Moto X came so close to perfection, that it’d have been a real shame if the Moto X 2014 turned out to be an  underpowered, small handset. Luckily, that’s not what happened at all. The software tricks that made the original a must-try smartphone are back, and they’re all housed in a single app that’s easily […]

6 Things to Do with Your New Mac

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If you got a brand new Mac for Christmas, you might be tempted to just dive right in, but after the initial setup process, there are a few things you’ll want to do before diving in too deep. Macs were most likely hot items over the holiday season, and those who were lucky enough to […]

5 Things to Do With Your New Nexus 9

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If you just unboxed a shiny new Nexus 9 and want to know about everything it can do and all the cool features it has to offer, as well as get it all setup and ready for use, we have you covered. Below we’ll go over five or so things you can do right out […]

5 Things to Do with Your New Samsung Galaxy S5

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With all the Android deals this holiday season many users may be opening a brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 for Christmas, and you’ll want to know a few things to get the most of your new smartphone. Now that you’ve unboxed your new Galaxy S5 there are a few tips to getting the most of […]

Top 10 Settings to Change on Your iPhone 6

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If you received a shiny new iPhone 6 for Christmas, it’s really easy to set up and get going, but if you’re looking to for the optimal experience, there are some settings you’ll want to change in order to achieve that. The iPhone 6 comes with features and settings that no one really needs to […]

7 Things to Do with Your New Windows Notebook

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That laptop you purchased this holiday may look similar to notebooks you’ve purchased in the past. It isn’t. The Windows notebooks we have to today are more agile, more media centric and more productivity driven. Some of the new features of notebooks are hardware focused. There are new hinges that allow buyers to flip the […]

5 Things to Do with your New iPad

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If you received a new iPad for Christmas, here are five things that you should do with it soon after you set it up. The iPad is one of the most popular tablets on the market right now, with the new iPad Air 2 as the flagship slate, while the iPad mini 3 takes over […]

Xbox One & PS4 Setup Tips for Parents & Gift Givers

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You weren’t alone. Thousands, maybe even millions of adults around the world spent an untold amount of time waiting in lines and calling video game stores hoping to score an Xbox One or PS4 entertainment console for their family. The PS4 and Xbox One are video game consoles first, but they each have features that the entire family will love. Here’s the problem […]

5 Reasons Not to Update on Nexus Android 5.0.2 Release Day

There will be Nexus 7 deals.

Last week, Google released an Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update for the Nexus 7 2012. The update does not appear to be rolling out OTA just yet but that should change in the future. While many users will likely want to rush into downloading the new Android 5.0 Lollipop update, we want to take a look […]

Lollipop Problems: What Nexus Users Need to Know Now

For most users, the Nexus 7 Lollipop update is worth installing.

As we shift away from Google’s initial Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date, we continue to see new Lollipop problems and fixes emerge for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, and Nexus 9 users. With Android 5.0.1 Lollipop still very relevant and Android 5.0.2 Lollipop on the way, we want to […]

Halo 5: Guardians – What to Expect Based on The Beta

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This past weekend Microsoft did what most hadn’t expected it would. Halo: The Master Chief Collection buyers were already told to expect a Halo 5: Guardians beta later in the month. Instead of waiting until that beta and risking things going wrong when hordes of users played it later this month, developer 343 Industries and […]

HTC One Android 5.0 Update: What You Need to Know

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Since first being announced back in October many smartphone owners like those with the HTC One or HTC One M8 have been anxiously awaiting more details regarding the Android 5.0 Lollipop update. It has arrived for a few devices already, including the HTC One and HTC One M8 Google Play Edition handsets, but below we’ll […]

Galaxy Note Edge Lollipop Update: What You Need to Know

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The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, the curved Galaxy Note 4 variant, currently runs Android 4.4.4 KitKat. It won’t be that way forever though as a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Android 5.0 Lollipop update is already all but confirmed. With that in mind, we want to take a look at everything we know so far about […]

iPhone iOS 8.2 Update: What We Know Right Now

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Apple’s iOS 8.1.2 is still the company’s most current version of iOS 8 though it will, at some point, be replaced by a new upgrade. With iOS 8.1.3 rumors swirling and iOS 8.2 update details continuing to emerge, we want to take a look at what we think iPhone (and iPad) users need to know […]

9 Things to Do Before the Nexus Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update

For most users, the Nexus 7 Lollipop update is worth installing.

Google’s Android 5.0.2 release date is at hand for select Nexus users and today, we want to take a look at some things we think Nexus users should do ahead of the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop release. These tips are geared towards non-power users and those that are thinking about installing the Android 5.0 Lollipop update […]

10 Exciting Last Minute Gifts from the Apple Store

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Do you need a last minute gift for an iPhone or iPad owner? There are many great last minute Apple Store gifts that you can buy to make the day of a kid, parent or teen who already owns an Apple device. Apple sells a lot more than just iPhones, iPads and Macs, there are […]

Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Update: 5 Things You Need to Know

Nexus 7 owners have complained about terrible Android 4.3 battery life.

At the tail end of last week, Google pushed a brand new Android 5.0 Lollipop update into the Android Open Source Project. That update is Android 5.0.2 Lollipop, the third version of Android 5.0 and an update that arrived just days after Google started pushing out Android 5.0.1 Lollipop to various Nexus devices. With a […]