Best Cheap Android Smartphones [June, 2015]

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With the first half of 2015 over and summer finally here, those shopping for a smartphone have a lot of options. Many of which are cheap and affordable Android smartphones. Those who can’t afford a premium new Galaxy S6, devices like the Moto G, LG Escape 2 or ASUS ZenPhone 2 are worth considering. Now […]

How to Change the LG G4 Text Message App

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The new LG G4 is only just becoming available to buyers in the United States, and as it does, we’re getting a lot of questions about the impressive new 5.5-inch smartphone. Those who’ve recently bought the LG G4 will want to read on to learn how to change the default text app. LG’s latest G4 […]

Gmail vs Inbox: Which One Should You Use?

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If you’re a Gmail user, you’ve most likely been using the Gmail app or the stock Mail app on your iPhone or Android device. However, Google’s Inbox email app is available to the public now, and here’s how it compares to the company’s Gmail app. Essentially, Inbox is aimed at being Gmail 2.0 of sorts […]

LG G3 Android 5.1 Lollipop Update: What to Expect

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Back in April the new LG G4 was announced with the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop software, and owners of the older LG G3 are anxiously awaiting the same Android 5.1 Lollipop software update. Over the past few months millions of owners and carriers around the globe have pushed Android 5.0.2 to the LG G3, but […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 Review

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The Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 update is finally starting to make progress and Nexus 5 users around the world are now receiving prompts to download and install Google’s new firmware. With that in mind, we want to take a look at how the Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 update has been performing on Google’s aging former flagship. This is […]

How to Find a Lost LG G4

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This guide will explain some of the steps users will need to take to find a lost or stolen LG G4. Some of these should be done now, and others will help if the unfortunate event happens and your G4 goes missing. One of the worst gut-wrenching feeling in the world is that of losing […]

Nexus Android 5.1.1 Release: 5 Things We Learned in May

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Google’s Android 5.1.1 update has been official since April but it only recently started picking up steam with releases for the Nexus 6, Nexus 5, and Nexus 4. With those updates in mind, we take a look at a few things we learned about Google’s Android 5.1.1 release over the course of the last month. In […]

How to Delete the LG G4 Browser History

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Privacy is a top priority for many smartphone users, especially when we use our devices for just about everything. Devices like the new LG G4 are pretty secure with lockscreen passwords or KnockCode, but that may not be comforting enough for some. For those that own the LG G4 and would like to learn how […]

Google Photos for iPhone: 4 Reasons to Try It

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Google introduced a new Photos app yesterday and it’s now available for iPhone. Here are four reasons why you should try it out. The Google I/O 2015 keynote took place yesterday, and the company announced a handful of new things, but perhaps the biggest announcement was the new Google Photos app, which takes photo management […]

Motorola Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Breakdown

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Over the past month we’ve seen Google’s latest Android release continue to receive small updates all the way to the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop for Nexus devices. However, those with Motorola smartphones are still waiting for the initial Android 5.1 update to arrive, and below is a breakdown of what we know so far. This […]

Nexus 4 Android 5.1.1 Problems: 5 Things to Know

Most users can go ahead and install the Nexus 4 Android 5.0.1 update.

Google’s Nexus 4 Android 5.1.1 update is finally gaining steam. The Nexus 4’s latest update brings bug fixes for Lollipop problems but it also appears to be causing problems for some users. With that in mind, we take a look at these Nexus 4 Android 5.1.1 problems. Back in April, Google confirmed the Android 5.1.1 update, a follow-up to […]

Nexus 7 Android 5.1.1 Problems: 5 Things to Know

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The Nexus 7 Android 5.1.1 update has been rolling out for several weeks now and many owners of the Nexus 7 2012 and Nexus 7 2013 have installed Google’s new update. The update brings bug fixes though it appears that it’s causing problems for some users. With that in mind, we take a look at these Nexus 7 Android 5.1.1 […]

Android M Beta Hands-on: What’s New

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This morning Google announced the successor to Android 5.1 Lollipop, called Android M, and the company also released an early developer preview or beta for the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and more. Here’s a quick hands-on video looking at the newest software from Google. As promised this morning Google released an early beta […]

How to Install the Android M Beta Right Now

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This morning Google announced that the brand new Android M update is available right now for the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9, and Nexus Player as an early developer preview, and this guide will show you how to install Google’s latest Android update today. Google is offering developers and those willing to try it […]

Android M Release Date: 5 Things to Know Right Now

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Today at Google I/O 2015, Google confirmed a brand new operating system dubbed Android M. Android M will replace Android Lollipop on Nexus devices and other smartphones and tablets and it will do so later this year. With Android M details swirling, we take a look at what you need to know about the Nexus […]

Android M Beta: 6 Things You Need to Know

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This morning the next version of Android was officially announced by Sundar Pichai at Google I/O 2015. The Android M Beta or Developer Preview was revealed on stage, coming soon for developers to get an early look at Android Lollipop’s replacement, and below are a few things users need to know. Last year months ahead […]

Android Pay: 5 Things You Should Know

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Google announced its successor to Google Wallet and they’re calling it Android Pay. Here are five things you should know about the company’s new payment platform. Android Pay looks to take on Apple’s own Apple Pay payment service, as the digital payment industry is starting to gain traction thanks to Apple popularizing the platform. Google […]

Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 Problems: 5 Things to Know

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The Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 update is rolling out in full force taking the former flagship from Android 5.1 to Google’s latest Lollipop firmware. The update brings bug fixes though it’s also causing problems for some users. With that in mind, we take a look at these Nexus 5 Android 5.1.1 problems. In April, Google […]

Android M Beta for Nexus 5, Nexus 6 & Nexus 9 Details

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This morning Google officially announced Android M will be available later today as an early beta for developers to try it out ahead of the release in the 3rd quarter of this year. The Android M Developer Preview is now available for the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player. Just like last […]

2015 Google I/O Live Stream: 3 Things Viewers Need to Know

Android M is expected to make an appearance in the Google I/O keynote.

This is what you need to know to watch a 2015 Google I/O live stream where we may see Google announce a new Nexus 2015 smartphone, Android M and other details about the future of Android and Google services. Although Android M and a new Nexus 2015 garner most of the attention there is also […]