The best GPS app and navigation app options for Android

When we think navigation app, we typically think Google Maps. It’s the one most people recommend and it happens to be the navigation app that gets updated the most often. Google has been really on top of navigation especially over the last couple of years. However, if you’re not too keen on Google Maps or […]

Out in the Open: How to Protect Your Secrets From Nosey Android Apps

Photo: WIRED When you install an app on your phone, it often spreads its tentacles into other various parts of the device. Sometimes, it taps into the hardware that identifies your location. Others, it grabs data from your address book. If you use an Android phone, the OS will tell you — explicitly — what […]

How to Backup Android in 5 Easy Steps

Having a smartphone that is lost, broke or stolen is a common occurrence. Here we go over five easy ways to backup Android to keep your data and photos safe, or to prevent the headache of such a disaster. These days smartphones are just as important, or in some cases, more important than our home […]

Outlook Web App for Android will help your smartphone fit in at work

It’s easy to find Android phones that can handle the Exchange-based email you often find in the workplace, but they don’t always support all the latest features. That won’t be a problem for much longer, though, as Microsoft has just revealed plans to bring Outlook Web App to Google’s platform later this year. Much like its iOS counterpart from […]

How to Install Flash on an Android Phone or Tablet

When Google released its Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system in July of 2012, Flash support on Android powered devices found itself on the cutting room floor, no longer downloadable in the Google Play Store. Convenient for watching TV on your phone or playing those addictive online games, Flash was an application that set Androids apart from the […]

Nexus 7 To Receive Android 4.4.3 Update; List of Top 10 Android 4.4.3 Fixes (New)

A couple of days back, a new firmware for Nexus 5 leaked online with a build version of KTU65 running onAndroid 4.4.3. The update was alleged to fix the camera problem and the battery drain issue. According to the recent report fromMyce, the latest Android 4.4.3 version with build number KTU83 has been sighted running on Nexus 5, […]

Five Best Android Home Screen Replacements

Anyone can just download a launcher, but when you want an experience that transforms how you interact with your Android phone—especially one that’s context-aware and surfaces information you need when you need it, you have a few solid options to choose from. Here are five of the best. P Earlier in the week, we asked you to […]

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 […]