Android 101

How to use Smart Lock for Android

“Smart Lock” is an Android feature that allows you to bypass the hassle of a lock screen when you’re in trusted situations.

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Android O now allows you to pause larger OTA updates

A new feature in Android O has been discovered which will allow users to pause larger OTA updates, making it easier to not have to worry about using mobile data if you need to leave in the middle of an update.

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How to use Android Pay right now

Android Pay is said to be coming September 16th, but did you know it’s possible to use it right now? If not, well, consider yourself aware. Here’s how to use it yourself.

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New photos show off the Nokia 9 with dual cameras

We haven’t heard anything about the Nokia 9 in a while. In case you’re not up to speed, the Nokia 9 is expected to be a flagship Android device. New photos of the phone have leaked.

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Top 10 Android dating apps and the people you’ll meet using them

Dating is hard. First you have to actually get dressed and leave the house. Then you have to go to public places and actually talk to people, bracing for rejection 90 percent of the time. Why even take a shower or and brush your teeth when finding love is only a few swipes away on your Android device?

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Best Android apps for guitar players

Do you dream of becoming a rock star, plying your virtuosic guitar skills into fame and fortune? Before that happens you need some practice, and luckily there is no shortage of Android apps that can help. From getting tuned up and in time to shredding through scales, here are the apps that should be in every guitar players toolkit, from pro to hobbyist.