Remember Android Device Manager? The feature was pretty much a less gracefully-worded version of Apple’s “Find my iPhone,” letting you remotely communicate with your phone, and even lock it, when you lost it. Android Device Manager is no more, however, but don’t panic; that doesn’t mean you’re now easy pickings for thieves. Show More Summary
It's dangerous to go alone outside Google's vetted app store, but it's the price you pay for free software.
Everybody’s favorite spacefaring super hero team is now returning to a console or smartphone near you, with Telltale’s Guardians Of the Galaxy Episode 2: Under Pressure making its way to Xbox One, PC, PS4, Android, and iOS on June 6, 2017. The first episode, Tangled Up in Blue, was made available on April 18. The plot of the game […]
If you are interested in learning mobile apps development, here’s a great opportunity to get started. Xamarin University’s team of mobile experts – including special guest and author Charles Petzold will host five new webinars which will show you how to use Visual Studio Tools for Xamarin to develop mobile apps for iOS, Android, Windows, […]
Is there a reason you haven't switched to Android yet? Join the iMore forums discussion and let us know the rhyme to your reason! People who are diehard Apple fans were probably just offended reading the title of this post, but is there...Show More Summary
Android is the world's most popular mobile OS, and knowing how to code for it can open the door to a myriad of jobs in the tech sector. While going back to school is one way to get started, the Android Development eBook Bundle can net you a complete coding education without the crippling student loans -- -- and you can learn at your own pace. More »
Among the many things Google announced at I/O 2017 last week, one of them was the ability for people to create and order physical albums with Google Photos. The only problem with that, however, is you could only use it through a desktop browser. Show More Summary
We're likely still a few months out from the release of Android 8.0, but we got a glimpse at some of its most interesting new features and additions at Google I/O earlier this month. One of the features that Google showed off during the event was called Notification Dots, which are small dots that appear on apps when you have a notification. Show More Summary
The way we consume media has changed drastically in the past ten years. Internet streaming services have become one of the most popular ways for people to watch their favorite TV shows and movies. With mobile telephone carriers offering unlimited data plans, you no longer have to be tethered to your home to get your entertainment fix. Show More Summary
Gionee has announced the S10, which is looking like a great phone on paper, but does have one thing that stands out. Actually... it has four.
If your phone lacks a microSD slot, you can still add extra storage. Here's how.
The Huawei Watch was one of the most attractive Android Wear watches last generation, so when Huawei unveiled the Watch 2, some users were disappointed Huawei had opted to transition into a more sporty aesthetic. Fret no more: The Huawei Watch 2 Classic – in fancy metal and leather – is now available in the US. Show More Summary
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the [...]
Every week, hundreds of Android apps and games are submitted to the Play Store. If you’re not paying attention 24/7, it’s easy to miss some of the best stuff.
The LG K20 V is one of the least expensive Android smartphones available from Verizon Wireless. This low-cost handset features basics such as a 5.3-inch 720p screen and entry-level Snapdragon 435 processor from Qualcomm. Things that set it apart include a good fingerprint reader and excellent battery life. Show More Summary
See what phones the people write about phones for a living are using. A perk of working for Android Central is that you get to use a lot of different phones throughout the year. Of course, we all have a favorite that we keep going back to or never want to switch away from. Show More Summary
How much RAM is too much on an Android phone? That’s a question smartphone makers are yet to answer, as they keep pushing the envelope in the memory department. Most flagship handsets ship with 4GB of RAM and more memory should help with app performance. Show More Summary
Stock Android is beloved by many, but custom OEM skins and software have benefitted the OS is a number of ways too. Here are just a few examples.
The Galaxy S8 is the hottest Android device available right now. A jack of all trades, there's plenty to love about the phone, but also an equal numbers of things that really get under my skin. Here's the top 10 best and worst things about the Galaxy S8 and S8+.
Telltale's second episode in its Guardians of the Galaxy saga will rocket onto PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, iOS and Android devices on 6th June. Entitled Under Pressure, this second chapter will delve into Rocket Raccoon's mysterious past while the Guardians examine their mysterious new relic all while under pursuit from their murderous stalker. Show More Summary