Encrypting an Android device is a good idea if there’s sensitive data stored on it locally. Encrypting it is easy, but there’s a few things to keep in mind.
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Do you miss the days of physical keyboards on smartphones, and have a ton of apps to find? AppDialer is a unique and geeky way to find them. Here’s a look.
Android KitKat is upon us but, only if you have a Nexus 5. But you can install the new keyboard on virtually any Android device you have now, here’s how.
Google’s latest build of Android is out and available on the Nexus 5. The release notes are now up on the Google Developer site and we’ve outlined most of the upgrades within.
Android 4.3 is a mature mobile operating system and it’s quite easy to use. To make it even more useful for you, check out these essential tips and tricks.
Does your Android device only connect over Wi-Fi? If you’re trying to navigate using Google Maps that can be a real road block, here’s how to get around it.
Aside from USB debugging, Developer Options are for app developers and shouldn’t be used. To prevent these settings from accidentally being enabled it may be best to hide the menu altogether.
Skype 4.4 is the latest version of the Microsoft-owned service’s Android app. It brings a new look for tablet users as well as under the hood improvements.
On Android Google can give you suggestions based on your recent search history. This setting is on by default but can be disabled by following this guide.
Virgin Mobile has a much better selection of phones than it used to. One phone it’s missing from its “official” line-up is the Kyocera Torque, but you can activate it yourself following this guide.
If you like the look of the Ubuntu Touch for Android lock screen, but don’t want to install the developer preview, you can get it with this easy to use app.
Ever since the most recent JellyBean update, Android users have been reporting problems with the RPC:S-5:AEC-0 error. Here are two homebrew fixes for this problem while Google looks for a permanent solution.
If you think there’s not enough room on your android smartphone’s screen for all the shortcuts you want there, Sidebar Plus will help you get organized.
Have you ever wanted an easy way of compiling an app list of what’s installed on your Android smartphone or tablet? List my Apps is a free way to do it.