The ‘Android’ Archives
Posted April 12, 2017 by

How Do I Turn My Samsung Galaxy’s Screen to Grayscale?

Enable Greyscale on Samsung Galaxy Phone

Switching your Samsung Galaxy’s screen to grayscale is beneficial for several reasons. For one, it will require the screen to use less power than when you are in a full-color mode. Using your phone in grayscale mode also might have a positive effect on your productivity. Apps such as Facebook and Instagram will appear dull, […]

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Posted March 30, 2017 by

How to Secure Your Instagram Account

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Two-factor authentication provides extra security to your online accounts by preventing unauthorized access to them even if someone has your password. This feature requires an additional code to complete the sign-in process on an unknown device. The code is sent to the account owner’s phone. Because two-factor authentication effectively protects your online accounts, you should turn […]

Posted March 15, 2017 by

How to Check Battery Usage on Android

Check App Battery Usage on Android

If the battery on your Android phone is not lasting as long as you would like, there is a good chance that some of your apps are draining your battery power. Luckily, Android has a feature that monitors what is eating your phone’s battery. If you find yourself always running low on battery juice, then […]

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Posted March 5, 2017 by

Five Points to Consider When Creating a Smartphone App

5 Things to Seriously Consider When Making an App

fMobile usage has dramatically increased over the last decade, and smartphones have completely changed the landscape of the user interface and the behavior of the user. Apps have taken the place of mobile websites, and businesses are recognizing the power that a faster, more user-friendly app can have on their customer retention.

Posted March 1, 2017 by

How to Transfer Apps to an SD Card on Android

Move Apps to AS card on Android

One drawback of the iPhone is that it does not support SD cards. Depending on the type of iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch you own, your device’s storage capacity may range from a measly 8 GB up to 256 GB. Needless to say, iPhones with higher storage have a higher price range. This is one […]

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Posted February 7, 2017 by

How to Disable Comments and Reactions on Facebook Live

Disable Facebook Live Comments and Reactions

Facebook Live is a convenient way to stream live video for your friends and followers. With this feature, streamers get to broadcast and interact with their viewers in real time. Taking the feature and what it does at face value, you might not see any issues with it. Streamers broadcast their feeds live while viewers […]

Posted January 18, 2017 by

How to Uninstall Android Apps

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You probably cannot imagine Android without the Play Store and its apps. Apps bring color to Android’s operating system and are the reason why the Android ecosystem is thriving. From time to time, you may download an app, use it for a while, and then forget that it exists. Look at your Android device, and […]

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Posted January 17, 2017 by

Fix Malfunctions by Booting into Safe Mode on Android

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If you have an Android device that is malfunctioning, the most common way to fix this issue is by performing a hard reset. A hard reset deletes all of the device’s data, including apps you have installed, and returns the phone to its original settings, just as it was when it was first released from the […]

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Posted January 16, 2017 by

Boot and Restart HTC Phones in Safe Mode

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Safe Mode for Android phones is a diagnostic mode that helps you determine the source of the error that is causing your Android device to get stuck, restart, go on a boot loop, run slow, or freeze. If you have just installed a third-party app on your HTC phone and you are experiencing problems, then […]

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Posted January 14, 2017 by

How to Boot and Restart LG Phones in Safe Mode

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If you have recently installed a third-party app on your LG phone and you are now having an issue with it (e.g., freezing, boot loops, slow performance, etc.), then booting your device into Safe Mode may help you fix the problem. Booting LG phones in Safe Mode puts them in diagnostic mode, and your phone […]

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