Android 101

First things to do with your new Android phone or tablet

Dec 25th - So you just unwrapped a brand new Android phone or tablet. Now you're thinking "what else can I do with this thing?" Here are the first things you should do with your new toy.

How to factory reset your Android phone [Android 101]

Aug 20th - Looking to sell your phone but want to protect your personal data first? Seeking a clean start for a handset brimming with apps, games, and sundry other media? The factory reset is your friend, wiping your smartphone or tablet’s internal storage and restoring it to factory conditions.

How to find your parked car with Google Now [Android 101]

Aug 13th - Did you know Google Now has a built-in Car Locator for helping you remember where you parked? It can help you find your parked car with no extra effort on your part. Here's how to do it!

7 cool tricks every Android phone user should know [VIDEO]

Jul 18th - Since there are so many different things you can do with an Android phone it's inevitable to be unaware of some basic tricks. We've compiled a list of seven cool tricks that every Android user should know.

40+ Apps for new Android users

Apr 22nd - We are hot on the tails of the release of several big-name Android flagship phones. These devices will carry the torch for their respective companies for most of this year. Whenever a new crop of devices gets launched a flood of new users enter the Android world. One of the first things new users will do is search the Google Play Store for apps to download.

How to setup a lock-screen pattern, PIN or password on your Android device [Android 101]

Mar 20th - We've discussed time and time again how important it is to maintain good smartphone security. While the basics and fundamentals may not always seem important, they often go the longest way in ensuring you stay safe. One of those basics is a lock-screen pattern, and we're here to show you how to set one up!

Android 101: Shortcuts are the best Android feature you aren’t using

Mar 15th - If you're an Android newbie, we're sure you've already figured out how to move around and set up icons on your homescreen to your liking. That's the easy part. In this Android 101, we wanted to educate you on one of Android's most underused features: shortcuts.

Don’t be this girl: Hide porn from your Android phone’s browser history

Feb 17th - You might want to think twice the next time you're feeling a bit aroused and want to check some porn sites out on the go, or you could end up like the young, unfortunate catalyst for what has quickly become a very embarrassing joke. Read on for tips on how to make sure your porn (or anything sensitive) stays out of your Android phone's browsing history.

How to find a lost or stolen Android phone [Android 101]

Feb 11th - So you've lost your Android phone and you don't want to spend upwards of hundreds of dollars to replace it, eh? As important as smartphones have become in our everyday lives, misplacing them is one of the most scary things that can happen. We discuss some things you can do to get it back, even if you weren't prepared to have it happen!

31 Galaxy Note 3 Tips & Tricks [VIDEO]

Oct 4th - The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is an absolute beast of a phone,but with so many features and settings, where do you start? Right here, where we zip through the top Galaxy Note 3 Tips & Tricks to get you started on the right foot.