If you’re a power user, you probably want to know what is going on in the background on your phone. Just as in Windows and OS X, your Android device probably has all manner of apps running in the background. These use up valuable resources and may slow down your phone or tablet.
Did you just purchase or receive a new Galaxy Note 9 and have no idea how to get around the hundreds of available settings? In this guide, you’ll out all about the main settings that might be useful to you. We’ve divided them into categories according to their exact location in the system, so you won’t get lost trying to search for them.
You have probably heard people talking about the famed 10,000 steps per day goal. Despite its arbitrary nature – the figure comes from a Japanese pun – counting steps can be a good motivator for being more active. Here’s how to do it without a smartwatch.
A slow, sluggish phone is annoying, but perhaps even more annoying is that ‘insufficient storage’ message in the Play Store when you’re trying to get your hands on a new app. If you’ve had a phone for some time, this will be all too familiar. This is why, in this article, we take a look at several methods of cleaning up your Android phone.
The very first time you set up an Android device, you’ll be asked if you want to share your location data. If you say yes, then Google automatically adds your movements to your Location History, which you can look at in the Timeline section of your Google Account.
You’ve seen the light. You’ve left Apple’s embrace and joined the happy world of Android, and you’ve got just one question: what about your data? How do you transfer everything from iPhone to Android? We can help with that. The first solution we present is a single program that does tons of work for you, but costs money.
Learning a musical instrument is a huge time investment. We’ve all heard of the 10,000 hours theory, but with the latest apps and digital learning tools, you can turn your practice time into something that is both enjoyable and rewarding. It’s never too late to pick up the guitar and start tickling those strings. Here are the best apps for learning guitar on Android iOS.
Service provider Spyic promises to deliver on tracking a phone’s location and access to sensitive data without having to jailbreak or root your handset. Is this the perfect solution for added security on school trips and excursions without voiding the warranty or compromising your handset?
You might have noticed that apps require special permissions in order to function. Unfortunately, it’s not always clear what the permissions are used for. This article will provide an overview of the most important app permissions and we’ll try to separate the necessary ones from the sketchy ones. In our update, we’ll discuss the tighter controls over SMS and call logs that are in the latest version of Android.
Google recently announced an update to the Google Fit app. This update essentially allowed the app to turn your smartphone into a fitness tracker and allowed users to track their heart rate by just using the smartphone camera. The feature is currently available only for certain Pixel devices before Google bought the feature to a wider array of smartphones. The purpose of this article is to tell you how to monitor your heart rate using your smartphone. In the process, you will also learn how this entire process works.
If you own an Android device you will likely have heard of an APK file at some point, and possibly wondered what it even is. Understanding this is essential if you want to start downloading leaked apps or customizing your Android experience further than would be possible using the Play Store alone.
Just as how Google Assistant can be a great tool when used the right way, it can also be annoying because of the “Ok, Google” command activation errors. You may also want to learn how to disable Google Assistant if you happen to be privacy-conscious and don’t really want your phone continuously listening to the things you say. In this article, you’ll find out how to get rid of Google Assistant in a few simple steps.
Sniffies’ “Tech and the New Fluidity of Male Sexuality” panel at SXSW 2022 will feature queer thought leaders and sex educators discussing our evolving sexual attitudes
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Post Views: 56 Switching over will be a lot easier if you already use Google and Microsoft apps on your iPhone. In fact, the same goes for any cloud-based apps, including Netflix and Spotify. Because they store everything online, these apps make it very straightforward to jump between devices and across platforms. If you lean…