How to Watch the Google I/O 2014 Livestream

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Google’s annual developer conference kicks off today in San Francisco, where the company is expected to have a slew of new announcements, show off its latest technology, and give us a glimpse of Android 4.5 or 5.0 before releasing it later this year. Google I/O takes place over the course of two fun-filled days full […]

New Android Update Confirmed for Google I/O Reveal

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With Google I/O officially set to kick off tomorrow morning at 9 AM, Sundar Pichai, Google’s man in charge of Android just revealed some extremely important information a day early. In a massive interview with Bloomberg full of information about his rise with Google, Pichai confirmed the next version of Android “L” will be previewed tomorrow. […]

Best Mac Backup Service: CrashPlan vs BackBlaze

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When it comes to computer maintenance, nothing is quite more important than backing up all of your data. It’s one of the most crucial things you need to do when it comes to maintaining your devices. We’re also guessing that your computer is where most of your photos, videos, music and pretty much all of your […]

Google I/O 2014: 5 Things We Expect

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Bright and early tomorrow morning Google kicks off its annual developer event, Google I/O, where the company is expected to show off not only Android Wear and Google Glass, but tons of other changes to its entire ecosystem. Everything from Android, Google+, Chrome OS, the Chromecast and more will all share the center of attention. […]

How to Jailbreak iOS 7.1.2 with Pangu

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Much to everyone’s surprise in the jailbreak community, an iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak has been released to the public, and it also works with the latest iOS 7.1.2 update. With that said, we’re going to show you how to jailbreak iOS 7.1.2 on your iPhone or iPad. One thing to be aware of is that this […]

Nexus 7 Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Now Available

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Nexus 7 owners looking to bypass the slow and gradual rollout of Google’s Android 4.4.4 KitKat update can now get the latest version of Android manually for the new Nexus 7. After releasing Android 4.4.3 KitKat earlier this month, last week Google shocked Nexus users by dropping Android 4.4.4 KitKat. When it comes to software […]

iOS 7.1.1 Jailbreak Teased on Video, but Don’t Hold Your Breath

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The last few days have been fairly quiet as far as news on a possible iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak, but a new video popped up on YouTube that teased a working untethered iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak yet again, only this time it was from a completely new jailbreak developer that we haven’t heard of before. The video […]

Google Confirms Anti Theft Feature in New Android Update

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Lately Google has been addressing many key areas regarding security on our Android smartphones and tablets, and the next version of Android will introduce the biggest feature yet. The Android Device Manager lets you track and wipe lost or stolen Android devices, but a new “kill switch” is coming to deter theft once and for […]

Android 4.4.4 KitKat Update Emerges for Nexus Users

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Just a few weeks ago after months of rumors and speculation Google released Android 4.4.3 KitKat for almost all Nexus devices, Google Play Edition smartphones, and the update even arrived for many Moto smartphone owners. The move wasn’t a surprise as we’d been expecting it for weeks, but today they just delivered Android 4.4.4 KitKat. […]

Amazon Fire Phone vs LG G3: Key Features Explained

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Today the highly anticipated and all-new Amazon Fire Phone was finally announced, and it will be taking on some of the best Android smartphones later this summer. Both the new Fire Phone and the LG G3 will be released in July, and consumers will be looking for reasons to pick one vs the other. Rumors […]

Amazon Fire Phone: 10 Things Buyers Need to Know

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After what seems like years of rumors and speculation today the retail giant Amazon finally announced its very own smartphone. In a crowded mobile market dominated by Apple’s iPhone, Samsung’s Galaxy range and other Android devices, the new Fire Phone looks to shake things up. Amazon smartphone rumors have been swirling for years but earlier […]

How to Turn Off or Adjust Galaxy S5 Button Lights

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When it comes to using the Samsung Galaxy S5 there are plenty of options, features, advanced controls and even settings to change how everything works. Consumers likely have plenty of questions about how everything works on the Galaxy S5, and we have the answers. With millions of Galaxy S5 owners starting to enjoy the device […]

How to Customize the Galaxy S5 Notification Bar

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Now that the Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally here and readily available around the United States, more and more consumers are starting to get their hands on the impressive flagship smartphone. While the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a powerful smartphone loaded with features, many of those features or quick settings to enable them are hidden […]

How to Root the Samsung Galaxy S5

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The brand new Samsung Galaxy S5 is a powerful flagship device full of impressive specs and features. Samsung added a stunning camera on the back along with a heart rate sensor, and there’s even a fingerprint scanner on the front for additional security. Even though the Galaxy S5 is packed full of features and options, […]

How to Disable Blinkfeed on the HTC One M8

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One of the most popular features of the original HTC One and the new HTC One M8 is Blinkfeed. HTC’s own custom app designed to deliver news, sports, social, and even email updates all right to the users homescreen. While the beautiful hardware and aluminum design of the HTC One M8 has been one of […]

Cydia Improves, but iOS 7.1.1 Jailbreak Is Still MIA

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An iOS 7.1.1 jailbreak still isn’t available to eager iPhone and iPad users, but Cydia itself has received a generous update for those currently jailbroken on iOS 7.0.6 or older. In short, this update to Cydia makes the app “easier and faster to use, with new features, a better-organized user interface, bug fixes, an iOS 7 […]

How to Turn Off the Galaxy S5 Camera Shutter Sound

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There are plenty of excellent features to like about the new Samsung Galaxy S5, and one of those is the impressive 16 megapixel camera located on the back. However, if you don’t like the irritating camera shutter sound, we have you covered. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is chalked full of tons of advanced technology, impressive […]

How to Take a Screenshot on the HTC One M8

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The new shiny aluminum HTC One M8 was announced and released earlier this year after being one of the most leaked devices in recent history. Now that consumers are starting to get their hands on it, we’re getting asked a lot of questions. HTC’s new handset is completely packed full of advanced features (like that […]

New iOS 7 Lock Screen Bypass: So Easy It’s Scary

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Lock screen bugs in iOS are nothing new, and each version of iOS has introduced different ways for curious minds to get past the iOS lock screen by taking advantage of a few tricks. However, a newly discovered iOS 7 lock screen bypass trick allows anyone to break into a passcode-protected iPhone in just a […]

How to Keep the Galaxy S5 Screen on Longer

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 has tons of features enabled right out of the box, but not every setting will be right for each particular user. When it comes to using a smartphone we all have different needs, wants, or preferences, and one of those is how long the screen timeout period lasts. Screen timeout is […]