How to Use Easy Mode on the LG G4

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This guide explains how to use Easy Home or Easy Mode on LG’s G4 to simplify the smartphone for first time users, make the font bigger, and streamline the entire smartphone experience for those who’d like to keep things simple. Whether you’re new to smartphones, new to the LG G4, or recently switched from an […]

DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Arrives

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The Motorola DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Lollipop update rumors have been floating around since way back in December of last year, and this afternoon we’re happy to announce it’s finally here and will begin rolling out to all owners starting tomorrow, July 1st. Currently the Motorola DROID Turbo is running a nearly stock version of […]

LG G4 Android 5.1.1 Update Rumors Take A Surprise Turn

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The new LG G4 smartphone is one of the better Android devices available right now, but we’re hearing some bad news regarding future updates. It features a big and bright 5.5-inch 2k display, stunning genuine leather build materials, the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop and arguably the best camera on any smartphone. While the G4 release […]

HTC One M9 Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Confirmed

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During the past two months many manufacturers have been busy pushing out updates to the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop update Google released back in March, and then again in April, and this week we’ve finally received a few details about the incoming HTC One M9 Android 5.1 Lollipop update. In March the HTC One M9 […]

LG G3 Android 5.1 Update: What You Need to Know

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Back in February the LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update finally started rolling out in the United States on multiple carriers, following a release in other regions around the globe. Since then we’ve seen the G4 arrive with Android 5.1 on board, and many G3 owners are hoping for the same treat. With the G4 […]

Moto X Android 5.1 Update Released in the U.S.

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The past few months have been filled with updates to Google’s latest Android 5.1 Lollipop software update, and that includes multiple smartphones from Motorola. The company has been busy testing the latest release for all Moto X, G, E and even DROID Turbo owners, and this morning some good news finally arrived. Motorola pushed out […]

DROID Turbo Android 5.1 Lollipop Update: What You Need to Know

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

The Verizon Motorola DROID Turbo is still running Android 4.4 KitKat nearly 8 months after it was announced, and the update to Android 5.1 Lollipop has been rumored for months. However, the past few weeks have been promising, and now it looks like Verizon and Motorola are finally ready to deliver the highly anticipated Android […]

HTC One M9 Android 5.1 Update: What to Know

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Lately many manufacturers have been busy pushing updates to the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop update Google released back in March, and then again in April, and this week we’ve finally received a few details about the incoming HTC One M9 Android 5.1 Lollipop update. Back in March the HTC One M9 was announced and then […]

Samsung Galaxy Android 5.1.1 Update: 3 New Details Emerge

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Back in April Google confirmed and released the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update for Nexus smartphones and tablets, and it’s slowly but surely starting to head to more devices. Most notably, devices like the Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, and even the older Galaxy S5. This week three new Galaxy Android 5.1.1 update details […]

Galaxy S5 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Update Hits the U.S.

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In a surprise turn of events this morning the Samsung Galaxy S5 in the United States started receiving the absolute latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop software update. Last week we heard reports that it was coming soon for the international Galaxy S5, under the testing phase, and most weren’t expecting US carriers to deliver the update […]

Moto X Android 5.1 Lollipop Update Emerges

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Late last month we finally received some details about the highly anticipated Android 5.1 Lollipop update for multiple Motorola phones, including the Moto X. And this is for both the 1st and 2nd Gen Moto X. While users in the United States are still waiting for it to arrive, today we can confirm it’s in […]

Nexus 6 Android 5.1.1 Lollipop Update Continues

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In April Google confirmed a new Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update was headed to all Nexus smartphones and tablets, aimed at squashing a few more bugs and improving the Android Lollipop experience, and today that update is arriving for more Nexus 6 users. At the end of May Google finally started pushing out the Nexus 6 […]

5 Reasons to Skip the Android M Beta Preview

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An update to Android M for most Android devices has been confirmed for later this year, likely around October or November, and Google’s even released it early as a developer preview or beta for the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and the Nexus Player. And while updating to the latest M release may be […]

How to Get Better LG G4 Battery Life

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The new LG G4 smartphone has a large 5.5-inch Quad-HD display and a powerful processor inside that will drain the removable 3,000 mAh battery rather quick. And even with LG offering a free battery for early buyers, users will want to read on to learn a few tips to help get better LG G4 battery […]

Nexus 9 Android M Hands-On & Impressions

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Google’s flagship Nexus 9 tablet hasn’t received the amount of attention or updates as many expected, but it already received the latest Android M developer preview. Here we’ll be sharing our thoughts on the Nexus 9 Android M Beta update, its performance, battery life, and if it fixes some of the issues users have been […]

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 […]

How to Turn Off or Adjust Galaxy S6 Button Lights

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The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge have two light up buttons on each side of the dedicated home button, and they glow when users interact with the device. This is so you know where they are, and can easily see the back and recent apps buttons. These only stay lit up for 1.5 […]

HTC One M9 Update Improves Camera & Battery Life

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This week a brand new update started rolling out to the popular HTC One M9 smartphone aimed at improving a few key aspects of the phone that have received the most criticism. Those being the camera, battery life, and general device performance. Back in March HTC announced the One M9 aimed at replacing the HTC […]

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 […]