The iOS features that Android needs today

Apple’s mobile operating system, iOS, is certainly not your thing, nor mine. Nevertheless, I tested it out on the iPhone SE for several weeks. There are three strengths I noticed in iOS that Android is lacking. Google and other developers would do us favor including them in Android. 1. High quality of Apps I am…

What is NFC and why should I use it?

NFC is something you may often hear mentioned with regard to new smartphones, but it’s something which few people have an understanding of, or even use. Yes, it’s an acronym, but not all acronyms have to be scary. NFC is both easy to understand and can be incredibly useful. Here’s all you need to know about what NFC…

How to root the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are fantastic phones, but what if you want to get rid of TouchWiz or make Android a little more personalized than Android Marshmallow offers? The answer, of course, is that you root them – or at least, you do if you’ve got one of the rootable ones. Here’s…

Best iPhone alternatives for Android

I have  owned one personally, but I’m not blind to the iPhone’s strengths: I can see why people like them. So let me be your guide, below are the best alternatives to the current range of iPhones that you can find on Android. Best alternative to the iPhone SE Sony Xperia Z5 Compact One of the…

How to uninstall preinstalled Android apps

Not all preinstalled apps on your smartphone will be of use to you. By removing apps you don’t want or need, you can improve your phone’s performance and free up storage space. Apps you cannot uninstall are called bloatware. With our tips, you can delete, remove, disable, or at least hide your preinstalled apps and bloatware….

Clash of Kings: tips, tricks and how to get more gold

Clash of Kings, not to be confused with Clash of Clans, has become one of the most successful strategy games on Android. Those who wish to plunge into battle and build a powerful force should not be without this list of the best Clash of Kings tips, tricks and strategies. Get more Clash of Kings Gold To…

How to save photos to SD card from your Android phone

Did you know that you can save the photos you take with your Android phone directly to the SD card? If you’re rocking an old school Galaxy S3, a fancy LG G5 or a sleek new Galaxy S7, you can save storage space on the phone itself by pushing your snaps straight to the SD card. Some versions of Android don’t officially…

These 5 apps are killing your battery

Facebook, Spotify and Clean Master are among the worst culprits for draining battery life from your Android phones but you probably already knew about those guys, right? So, which other apps are causing serious harm to your handsets standby times? Find out below 1. Snapchat Snapchat might be a lot of fun but it also takes a lot…

These apps will make your life more interesting

Feeling uninspired or in a rut? Is your life as dull as mine? It happens to the best of us, but now there are more ways than ever to get out of it. Whether you’re looking for a little intellectual stimulation, aspiring to be more spontaneous or just hoping to have some fun, there’s an app…

How to connect an Android smartphone to your TV

It’s not so difficult to screen photos, videos, or cast your phone or tablet display to your television. If you haven’t tried it yet, we’ve got an easy guide here on how to connect your smartphone or tablet with a TV. Read on for the details Connect an Android smartphone with a TV: getting started…

Here’s how to change your Android wallpaper automatically

From the Nexus 5 to the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, changing the background of your Android device is one of the most straightforward and effective ways of making your phone your own. Beyond the basics there are a handful of wallpaper-modifying tricks that you might not have yet stumbled across. One way of setting up you wallpaper is to…

Best dual-SIM Android smartphones

The number of dual-SIM smartphones within the Android ecosystem has increased rapidly during the past few years. Being able to run two SIM cards simultaneously without having to pop out the SIM tray is a convenient feature that is fast becoming standard hardware for Android phones. Here is our list of the best dual-SIM Android…