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 […]

Moto G Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update Now Available

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Users with a Motorola smartphone received excellent news last week when the company announced that all three of its latest handsets will get Android 4.4.3 KitKat within the next week. Those being the Moto X, Moto G, and the newly released Moto E smartphone. Last week Google finally released the much awaited for and rumored […]

LG G3 Promo Videos Show 6 Killer Features

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When it comes to the brand new LG G3 smartphone which was announced and officially revealed last month, there are plenty of exciting features to like. From the laser auto-focus camera to a resizable keyboard and more. While we took the time to mention plenty of the killer new features in our initial hands-on and […]

Best Android 4.4 KitKat Smartphones Under $200

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When it comes to buying an Android smartphone the options vary from extremely powerful flagship high-end smartphones like the Samsung Galaxy S5, to extremely budget friendly options from Motorola and everything in-between. We’d never recommend consumers opt for some of those cheap no-name budget smartphones or Chinese knockoffs, but we understand that not everyone is […]

7 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks That Apple Is Killing with iOS 8

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Apple announced and showed off iOS 8 earlier this week, and the new version comes with a ton of new features that give iOS 8 even more functionality than ever before. Most notably, iOS 8 introduces a lot of features that jailbroken iPhones and iPads have enjoyed for some time now, including the ability to […]

How to Star Favorite Contacts on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re one of those social butterflies that has a lot of contacts, or just would like to make certain people more accessible on the Galaxy S5, you’ll need to star or “favorite” certain contacts. When you have tons of contacts like me scrolling through the huge list of people saved to your phone can […]

How to Use Your Music as an Alarm on the Galaxy S5

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If you’re like me, the subtle and calming tones of the Samsung Galaxy S5 alarm clock app just don’t cut it. If you’re wanting to add a bit of your own style or customize to the alarm, below we’ll explain how you can set any song you own as the Galaxy S5 wake up tone. […]

How to Use Your Music as an Alarm on iPhone

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If you’re wanting to add a bit of your own style to the iOS 7 alarm clock, you can actually use a favorite song as your alarm clock sound to wake you up in the morning. The default ringtones in iOS 7 are okay and Apple added a large selection of new ones that are […]

DROID Ultra & Maxx Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update Confirmed

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The Motorola DROID Ultra, DROID MAXX, and DROID Mini lineup from 2013 hasn’t received as much attention as the Moto X when it comes to software updates, but today we received some good news regarding Android 4.4.3 KitKat. After the Moto DROID family received Android 4.4 KitKat back in December, one that was eventually delayed […]