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10 things you didn’t know your smartphone could do

The secrets of your smartphone Smartphones are great; they’re basically a computer in your pocket packed full of features to make your life easier. In fact, the chances are you don’t fully appreciate exactly how powerful or useful your mobile is. Here are ten things you may not have realised your smartphone could do, and some tips on how to...

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LG G5 tips and tricks

LG G5 tips and tricks LG has unveiled its new flagship smartphone, the LG G5, at this year’s Mobile World Congress – and it’s much more than a simple iterative update from the LG G4. It has an innovative modular design that enables you add even more features to the handset, as well as a premium aluminium body and a...

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A beginner’s guide to #Android

Time for a confession. I grew up with Mac OS X. I’ve owned just about every Apple machine and mobile device the Cupertino-based company has produced since 2000. I learned to type on an eMac in elementary school. In my teens I made homemade skateboard films on iMovie. My best friends all owned Macs and my first girlfriend even emailed me using iMail...

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HTC One M9 Tips and Tricks

HTC was one of the first Android phone makers to settle on a brand and style for its Android skin: HTC Sense. It has changed a lot over the years, but the last few design iterations have been really good. While we might like the Galaxy S6 better than the One M9 overall, it’s hard to ignore how powerful and...

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Tips and Tricks

Samsung’s new flagship Samsung has revealed its new flagship smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy S7, at this year’s Mobile World Congress. While on the outside it looks very similar to its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S6, the Galaxy S7 is packed full of cool new features – making this a very exciting new smartphone. If you’re eager to get hold of...

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Samsung galaxy S6 Edge plus Tips and Tricks

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ camera tips Camera quick-launch One of my favorite aspects of Samsung’s 2015 flagships is their camera quick launch feature. The camera can open from an inactive display in less time that it takes me to lift the phone to take a shot. It’s ready to go faster than I am! To quick launch the S6 Edge+’s quick-launch...

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How to ROOT Samsung Galaxy S5

Root Your Phone (Advanced Users Only) By rooting (aka gaining admin rights to) your Samsung Galaxy S5, you can install a custom ROM, run rooted apps, undervolt or overclock the processor and even remove all the bloatware your carrier put on the phone. A popular programmer from the XDA developer forums named Chainfire has created an exploit to gain root...

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Tips and Tricks

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 is a beautiful phone that’s going to prove very hard to resist. If you’ve been seduced, then you’ll be delighted to learn that there’s a lot more to this phone than meets the eye. You’ll find that Samsung has worked hard to add value with a treasure trove of handy shortcuts and extra features. Some of them...

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Getting Started With Android

So you’ve just picked up your first Android phone, or perhaps you have an Android phone that you don’t take full advantage of because that’s the only type of low-end phone your carrier is offering these days. This guide will help you understand and adapt to life with an Android. Note that some parts of your phone will probably look...