Android How To: Root the Motorola Moto Maxx

The Moto Maxx is the phone that we all want here in the US. It’s an amazing smartphone. Essentially the Droid Turbo, but not exclusive to Verizon. Currently, it’s only on sale down in Latin America, but you can buy it here in the US, if you’re willing to shell out some decent cash for […]

Android How-To: Remedy Nexus 6 MMS Issues

If you happen to be one of the proud, the few, the Nexus 6 owners, then you must seriously be enjoying the size and power of the thing.  You may also have noticed that, if you use a certain carrier for service, and use the new addition to Google’s app family Google Messenger, you’ll have […]

Android How To: Add Trusted Places and Devices in Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android Lollipop has been sitting in some of our pockets and sleeves for a while, while for some it might still be months away.  To you who haven’t yet gotten your ticket to the Material Designed, ART-only, Android 5.0 club, we wish you the best in timeliness of the OEM that’s holding it from you. […]

Android How To: Enter Bootloader Mode on the Google Nexus 6

Entering Bootloader mode is one of those things that most of know how to do with our eyes closed on a Nexus. It’s really easy and also it’s been the same on every Nexus device. But there are some people out there that are brand new to Android and thus don’t know how to do […]

How To Install Android 5.0 Lollipop On Your Nexus Player

Google’s Nexus Player is a great device. It is in reality the first device to bring the long awaited Android TV to the market. For those that do not know, this is Google’s second attempt at bringing their operating system to your living room after the failure of Google TV. That said, it does look […]

How To Change Your Chromebook To Developer Or Beta Channel

Yesterday we reported the news that “OK Google” had finally come to the Chromebook as a permanently ‘always on’ feature. Before yesterday’s update, “OK Google” could only be used in certain conditions (like when opening a new tab). However, now it can be used at any time on a Chromebook, as long as the Chromebook […]

Six Nifty Android Lollipop Features, and Flappy Android

Some of our readers will have Android 5.0 Lollipop and some of you won’t, so will be reading this in anticipation of getting the over the air update at some point in the near future. Let me present seven nifty new features and improvements to try and I’ll start off with two features great if you ever […]

Android How-to: Photo Editing on Xiaomi MIUI 6

Photo editing is something that was once reserved for the PC elite.  Programs like Photoshop and Paintshop Pro ruled the market and provided functionality that you couldn’t get anywhere else.  Nowadays you can get most standard photo editing tools on your mobile device, which comes with the added convenience of not having to transfer between […]

Android How To: Disable Chrome from Showing Tabs in Overview in Lollipop

One of the new features in Android Lollipop allows for apps to show each instance in the Overview, which used to be called Recents. So for example, if you have an email open in Gmail, it’ll show that email, plus Gmail in the Overview. And if you’re in the Chrome browser, each tab is a […]

Android How To: Enable the Battery Saver on Android 5.0 Lollipop

One of the brand new features in Android 5.0 Lollipop, is the battery saver. It’s something we’ve seen for quite a while from other OEMs and even some apps. Although this year saw the beginning of the “Extreme Power Saver” type features. Google finally added a Battery Saver option on Lollipop this year, as part […]

Android How To: Access Quick Settings in Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop is here, well mostly here. We should be seeing the OTA’s going out a bit later on today and continuing over the next three weeks. Android 5.0 is the biggest update to Android since, well ever. Lollipop brings so many new things to the table this year, not only do we see […]

Android How To: Take A Screenshot on the Motorola DROID Turbo

The DROID Turbo was just announced this week, and we have one in hand. So we’ve started our coverage of the device, including a slew of how to’s and tutorials, which you’ll be finding on the site really soon. Today, we’re going to look at how to take a screenshot. Now this may seem like […]

Android How to: Setup Moto Voice on the Motorola Droid Turbo

The DROID Turbo was made official this week for Verizon. We were live at the event and have been using the DROID Turbo since Tuesday. So now it’s time to do a few tutorials and show you how to use the DROID Turbo. Today, we’re going to show you how to setup Moto Voice on […]

Android How To: Find your Flight Information in Inbox by Google

So this week, Google introduced us to Inbox by Google. And no, we don’t have any invites yet. As soon as we do, we’ll be sure to share them with everyone. Inbox by Google is a new way to do email. It’s a much more intuitive email approach and bundles more emails that are similar […]