How to take a screenshot on Android Phones

If you’re running Android 2.3 and below then you’re going to need to download an app to take a screenshot. This is where things get a little confusing as the effectiveness of the screenshot apps on offer vary from smartphone to smartphone. If you’re willing to pay for an app to enable you to take […]

SimpleNote Comes to Android, Offers Fast, Syncing Text Notes on the Go

Simplenote, our favorite syncing note taking app for the iPhone, is updating all of its services, and they’re starting with an official app for Android phones and tablets. The app offers the speed and simplicity you’ve come to expect from Simplenote, along with search and seamless sync. If you’re already a Simplenote user, just log […]

How to Use Android Beam to Wirelessly Transfer Content Between Devices

Android Beam allows you to send content between devices just by pressing them back-to-back. Android Beam is ideal for sharing content – web pages, maps, videos, photos, and more – with other people’s phones and tablets. You can quickly transfer content between nearby devices without a long setup process. See Full Story on

12 worst Android annoyances and how to fix them

Android may be the most popular mobile platform on the planet, but it’s not without flaws. Android phones and tablets frequently suffer from mediocre battery life, performance that slows down over time, embarrassing notification noises and and a host of other irritants. The good news is that, because Google’s operating system is so flexible, there’s […]

Study: 32.8 Million Android Phones Infected with Malware

Do you have an anti-virus app on your Android phone yet? If not, a new study conducted by security firm NQ Mobile suggests you’re playing with fire: The number of malware threats to your Android phone has increased 163% over the past year alone. The study, which looked at over 5.3 million apps available in 406 different […]