ANDROID 101

What to do if I forgot my lock pattern?

What happens if you forgot your Android phone’s lockscreen pattern, PIN, or password? Here are the steps you’ll need to take to regain access of your Android device again.

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40+ Apps for new Android users

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.

Android 101

7 Tips to Prevent Stolen Android Phones

The best way to protect your phone from being stolen is to know the techniques being used against you by thieves. Here are 7 of the most common tricks pickpocketers use to prey on you.

tip off

You can now watch live college basketball on Facebook

Video has been a big focus for Facebook for a while now. They’re trying to compete with YouTube and other popular video platforms. One of the ways they’ve done that is with live video.

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10 surprising Android facts you probably didn’t know

Android has been around for nearly a decade already and a lot has changed since the beginning. You might think you know everything there is to know about Android, but we’ve got 10 things you probably didn’t know.

Delayed Shipments

Some Razer Phone shipments are delayed in the UK

Some users have reported that shipments of the Razer Phone in the UK have been delayed due to supply constraints, while others have already received the device.

ASSISTANT WARS

Personal assistant face-off: Google Assistant vs Siri [VIDEO]

Siri started with a lot of personality and has slowly gained more useful features. Google took a different path. They started with a lot of great features and very little personality. Now, they are going for both.

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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.

HOW TO

6 Camera Tips: Take better photos on Android

Stop using haphazardly applied filters to mask your subpar shots photos. Here’s how to get the most out of your Android phone’s camera from shot to share.