How to manually install Android 4.4.3 on your Nexus 5

The wait is over and Google has finally begun the roll-out of Android 4.4.3. The update itself brings mostly just bug fixes to various devices but also boasts a visually redesigned phone app. If you’re just chomping at the bit to get the update and don’t want to wait for the OTA update to hit […]

More battery drain fixing tips for Samsung Galaxy S4

Recently we covered how to upgrade to Android 4.4.2, which led us to write an article highlighting some of the problems Galaxy S4 users were experiencing once they managed to upgrade to the latest iteration of Android. We did another article where we highlighted how to fix some of these KitKat issues plaguing the S4, but one issue which is the most important of all is […]

How to fix Android 4.4.2 problems on the Galaxy S4

If you’re tearing your hair out since updating your Galaxy S4 to KitKat, read on and get some stress relief. Sink your teeth into these KitKat solutions for the Galaxy S4. / © AndroidPIT Lock screen of death Turning your phone on to see a black lock screen is disconcerting at best and looks like the device hasn’t turned […]

Android KitKat Blocks Some Access to Micro SD Cards

While many Android phones have done away with expandable storage, enthusiast site Android Police has discovered that Google is pushing to limit the ability of apps to write to certain portions of SD cards altogether as of Android 4.4 (KitKat). The changes (which you can read about in-depth at the source link below) now mean […]

Android Run Time: An Easy Hack To Make Your Phone Faster And Its Battery Last Longer

When Android 4.4 ‘KitKat’ launched on October 31 something very important and underreported was introduced. Its name is ‘ART’ and with the Android 4.4.2 update released in early December it is ready for the mainstream. What is ART? Something that will, quite literally, change how all Android phones operate. ART stands for ‘Android RunTime’ and its […]