How To’s

How to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S5 (free – no app required!)

In this post, we will show you how you can capture a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S5 for free and with no third-party apps required. Since Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, Google has included a native feature to capture screenshots in Android and it’s now a built-in function in most recent devices, to the…

Top 5 New Samsung Galaxy S5 Features

The Samsung Galaxy line has become the go-to device on the Android platform for a lot of people, and its popularity doesn’t seem to be waning any time soon. Coupling solid and powerful specs with Samsung support and a bunch of exclusive software features courtesy of TouchWiz, it’s no surprise that it gets a special…

Why Root? Is Rooting Your Android Smartphone Safe?

Android devices have always been know for their association with taking control of their phones and customizing the OS as they see fit. Even from the very first Android devices, the Android community was always focused on seeing what their devices could do next, and on making Android into something that they wanted. One of…

How To Create an Auto Awesome Video with the Google+ Android App

Auto Awesome is a pretty cool feature of Google+ Photos. Basically, Google will take similar photos you take and add various effects to them and even turn them into panoramas or small movies (or add Hasselhoff to them). Well, on some Android devices, you can create your own Auto Awesome movies. Devices You Can Create…

How To Rename and Remove Old Devices From Your Google Play Store Account List

Since spring is here, some spring cleaning is in order! There is no better place  to start than the list of devices in your Google Play Store account! Fortunately, doing that cleaning process is as simple as can be (as you’ll find out soon enough). Cleaning Up the Google Play Store List Changing Android smartphones…

How to Use Your Android Device as a Webcam

Need to do that online video interview and you don’t have a webcam? It’s a device that isn’t always necessary but, like anything else you don’t own, you only need one when you don’t have it. Fortunately, it’s rather easy to use your Android device as a webcam, with some free apps and a network…

How to Save a Website as an Android Homescreen Shortcut

Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to create a shortcut to your favorite website on your Android Homescreen? How many times have you found yourself trudging through countless menus to get to the web page you really need? It would perhaps not be a problem if your internet was so fast that waiting times…