Android M vs Android 5.1 Lollipop Walkthrough: What’s New So Far

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For those that want to see some of what’s new in Google’s recently announced Android M software you can see the changes in our M vs Android 5.1 Lollipop walkthrough below. This is a comparison of Android 5.1 Lollipop vs the Android M beta preview on the Nexus 6 and Nexus 5. This Android M […]

Moto E Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Hits the U.S.

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Since Google first announced and released Android 5.0 Lollipop back in October of last year manufacturers have been extremely busy trying to keep up with the latest software, and that includes Motorola. They were among the first to update to Android 5.0, and now they’re starting to deliver the latest Android 5.1 to popular devices […]

DROID Turbo Lollipop Update Release Details Emerge

Read our Droid Turbo review to learn what we like about this smartphone.

Rumors about the popular Motorola DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Lollipop update have been floating around since as far back as December of last year, but here we are nearly seven months later and it has yet to arrive. Yesterday though, our first solid details surfaced and it appears the Turbo Android Lollipop update is finally […]

How to Turn off LG G4 Smart Bulletin

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The new LG G4 is a powerful smartphone with a big display, beautiful genuine leather design, and a great camera. That said, it’s also loaded with tons of software features that are helpful, but can sometimes get in the way of what users want to do on their phone. One of those is Smart Bulletin, […]

Moto X Android 5.1 Update: What You Need to Know

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Late last month we finally received word regarding the Android 5.1 Lollipop update for an array of Motorola devices, and that includes the original Moto X from 2013. And while the details were rather light, this week news surfaced that the Moto X should get Android 5.1 Lollipop in the U.S. in the next couple […]

How to Send Google Maps Directions to Your iPhone from Mac

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Google rolled out an update for Google Maps that now allows users to send directions from their computer to their iPhone. Here’s how to do. One of the big features of Apple Maps is that Mac users could fire up the desktop app, get directions, and then send them to their iPhone. Personally, that was […]

HTC One M10 Rumored to See Major Changes

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Earlier this year HTC announced and released the brand new HTC One M9 smartphone for 2015. Only, it wasn’t all that new and looked nearly identical to the version before it, and has since received poor reviews around the web and low sales have HTC shareholders disappointed. However, it looks like that could all change […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 Update: 5 Things to Know in June

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We’re now in June and the Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop release and Android M Beta release have both come and gone. With Nexus 5 users now settling in with their new software, we want to take a look at a few things to know about the Nexus 5, Android M and Android 5.1.1 as […]

LG G3 Android Lollipop Bug Fixing Update Emerges

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Way back in February the LG G3 Android Lollipop update finally started rolling out in the United States on multiple carriers, following a release in other regions around the globe. The T-Mobile LG G3 Android 5.0 update started in April but was quickly delayed due to some problems and bugs, and today we’re happy to […]

10 iOS 9 Features Apple Stole from Android

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Today Apple took the stage at its annual WWDC conference and announced iOS 9, an upcoming software update that will replace iOS 8 for most iPhone and iPad users. And while Samsung and Android steal features from Apple, they aren’t the only ones, and Apple also steals or borrow features from the competition. Competition is […]

Verizon LG G4 Release Botched with Missing Features

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The impressive new LG G4 is available around the globe and from all five major carriers in the United States. On June 4th it arrived at Verizon, but we’ve quickly learned that multiple key features are surprisingly missing on the Verizon LG G4. LG’s latest smartphone is a very capable large 5.5-inch device with one […]

How to Turn Off Severe Weather Alerts on the Galaxy S6

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When bad weather or a big storm is headed your way, most likely the Galaxy S6 has some severe weather alerts that go off at full volume and can be extremely frustrating, not to mention frightening if you’re not expecting it. This guide explains how to disable all or most of the severe weather and […]

5 Best Cheap Android Tablets [June, 2015]

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Here we will be going over a few of the best cheap Android tablets currently available here halfway through 2015. There are a lot of choices when it comes to Android tablets, but many of them are extremely cheap and not that great. The term “cheap” can be different for many different buyers, so we’ll […]

How to Disable LG G4 Automatic App Updates

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This guide will explain the few simple and quick steps required to disable or stop the LG G4 from automatically updating apps on its own. This is a setting on the Google Play Store, and something we receive questions about from all users when they buy a new Android smartphone. When users buy the new […]

How to Speed Up the Galaxy S6, HTC One M9, & LG G4 in Seconds

Update, uninstall and contact the developer to solve Galaxy S6 Edge app problems.

Smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, LG G4, HTC One M9 and others are all extremely fast and powerful handheld computers. With efficient six or 8-core processors and 3GB of RAM they have more than enough power. That said, those who want even better performance and faster devices, the steps below […]

Moto X 2015 Rumors & Leaks Continue to Surface

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

More details and leaks have started to emerge surrounding the new Moto X 2015 smartphone. The second generation Moto X was released in September of last year, but in 2015 a new Moto X could be coming even sooner. In March we heard reports of a 2015 Moto X release date, and now more leaks […]

10 Things You Didn’t Know Your Android Smartphone Could Do

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Smartphones are extremely powerful computers or tools that can do a lot more than just your average apps, games, calls or features. You’ll be surprised to learn that your Android smartphone can actually do a lot of things you didn’t think were possible. Taking videos in slow motion, scanning barcodes, or even learning the name […]

Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Problems: 5 Things to Know in June

Apps, connectivity and performance are solid.

At the end of last month, Google finally started pushing out its Android 5.1.1 update in full force to owners of the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, and Nexus 6. The update brings fixes for Lollipop problems and it also, it seems, brings some problems of its own. With June in full bloom, we want to take […]

10 Best Racing Games for Android [June, 2015]

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With millions of apps and hundreds of games available for Android users, it’s hard to find good options on the Play Store. For those that have the need for speed, here we’ll detail 10 of our favorite racing games available in 2015 for Android smartphone and tablet users. Gaming on our Android smartphones and tablets […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 Update: 5 Reasons It’s Worth Installing

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The Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 update is rolling out to replace the device’s Android 5.1 update and while some users have already upgraded, some are still on the fence. That’s only natural. That said, there are some reasons why the Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 is worth installing right now. In November, Google started pushing out Android […]