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5 Best Android Apps of the Week (August 2017 #3)

Every week, hundreds of new Android apps and games are submitted to the Play Store. If you’re not paying attention 24/7, it’s easy to miss some of the best stuff.

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Android Oreo will be the name for Android 8.0

For a while now, we’ve been wondering about the official name of Android O. There aren’t a ton of desserts or snacks that start with the letter “O.”

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7 sneaky ways pickpockets steal your phone (and what you can do about it)

Even the most complicated lockscreen pattern, pass code, or even Face Unlock, can’t protect against someone physically stealing your phone. We’ve written about what to do about lost or stolen phones in the past, but sometimes even the best anti-theft software is no use.

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You can no longer swipe away Google Now cards

Google has removed the ability to swipe away cards when you’re done with it. This is something that has been a staple of Google Now cards since the beginning.

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10 Best Messaging Apps for Android in 2017

Whether you’re someone who juggles 50 different conversations at once or you have just a couple going on, here are the best messaging apps for Android!

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How to turn off iMessage when switching from iPhone to Android

Have recent major Android releases like the HTC One M8 and Samsung Galaxy S5 lured you away from your iPhone? Unfortunately, a side effect of the changeover might cause your new device to be unable to receive text messages.

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honor 5X review

If there’s anything history has taught us, it’s that it’s really hard for manufacturers to build a great smartphone for under $200. Somehow Huawei managed to do this with the honor 5X which on paper, appears to be the best budget Android device on the planet. But is it? Find out in our review.