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How to block calls and texts on an Android phone

There’s a reason why “how to block calls and texts” is such a common question. Unwanted messages are annoying, and there’s really no single straightforward fix. We’ll show you the best ways to block those pesky spammers and ex-girlfriends.

looking good for sammy

Samsung posts second-best quarter ever with Q1 profits

With the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 firmly in the rear-view mirror, Samsung is trying to rebound with the Samsung Galaxy S8. The numbers for Q1 2017 are in and things are looking good for Sammy.

One Can Dream

No, Google isn’t launching a new line of Bluetooth headphones (but we wish they were)

A pair of Google Bluetooth headphones passed through the FCC recently. It sounds exciting, doesn’t it? Google putting their stamp on a pair of quality Bluetooth headphones, and they probably work great with all Android phones whereas most average Bluetooth headphones have a few quirks to deal with! But, sadly, that’s not what’s going on …

Android Apps

Twitter wants to become a TV network

Twitter has come quite a long way since its budding days as the next interesting social media craze. The 140-character schtick as grown from a silly gimmick to a full-on content and multimedia platform, and it’s about to come full circle with their latest move.

Goodbye ZUK, Hello Moto?

Lenovo may be ditching the ZUK brand altogether

We’ve known for some time now that Lenovo would be going all in on Moto for their global efforts, but we never thought they’d completely ditch the strides they made in furthering the ZUK brand.

Leaks

OnePlus 5 breaks cover in alleged render

We’re still not entirely sure what the OnePlus 5’s makeup will be, but IndiaToday alleges to have the first idea of what it’ll look like.

quality time

Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: Video Quality Comparison

We’ve been putting the Samsung Galaxy S8 and LG G6 up against each other in a variety of tests. Now, it’s time to look at the other half of the camera equation: video quality.

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5 things to do with your new Android phone

You’ve just unwrapped your very first Android phone. Congratulations! Here are some of the first things you should do with your shiny new phone.

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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.

Games That Enchant

5 Big Reasons to Play Yooka-Laylee on NVIDIA SHIELD

Developed by Playtonic Games,Yooka-Laylee is a vibrant platforming adventure that’s launching today on both PC and NVIDIA SHIELD via the cloud-based magic of GeForce NOW.