The ‘Android’ Archives
Posted December 16, 2014 by

How Do I Simplify the Use of Samsung Galaxy Phones Using Easy Mode?

Featured - Easy Mode on Galaxy

Smartphones can compete with computers when it comes to functionality. Whether you are using them for business or educational purposes or for personal use, smartphones such as the Samsung Galaxy line of phones are the mini-computers you bring along with you every day. For regular users, operating any Android device can be intuitive; one can […]

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Posted December 14, 2014 by

How Do I View Notifications Without Touching Anything on My Samsung Galaxy Phone?

Peek at Android Using Quick Glance

When you are busy with the daily grind, constantly pressing the Home or Power buttons to view notifications on your phone can be counter-productive. Aside from the effect on one’s focus and productivity, constantly pushing the main buttons of your Galaxy device can contribute to their wear and tear. Did you ever wish that there were […]

Posted December 9, 2014 by

How Do I Create and Manage Folders on My Samsung Galaxy Device?

Manage Folders on Galaxy Devices

You can keep your applications and home screen organized by creating folders for similar applications. You can group game applications in one folder and store your productivity apps in another. You can rename a folder, and add applications or remove them. You can even customize the folder names and color schemes. All of these topics […]

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Posted December 6, 2014 by

How to Write Gmail Filters

filter gmail

You depend on your email for your social life and work, so it is quite annoying when someone sends you junk mail. Your phone beeps that you have mail, but the message is nothing important that you need to read. Fortunately, you can deal with junk email messages when you use Gmail with filters. Here […]

Posted December 3, 2014 by

How Do I Know If My Samsung Galaxy Phone is Genuine or Fake/Cloned?

Galaxy Devices

Samsung’s line of Galaxy phones runs on Android. Since Android is an open source operating system, the source code of the OS is open to all interested parties under open source licenses. Some phone manufacturers take advantage of this by creating knock-offs of more popular devices. These companies have done quite a good job to […]

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Posted December 1, 2014 by

How to Import Photos from Android Phones on Windows

copy pictures to windows from galaxy

When you click on your Android phone in Windows, you can either import photos from your cell phone or just copy them with the Windows File Explorer.  Copying the photos is easier and faster than using the Import option as importing scans folders other than your camera folder under certain circumstances. Here is how to use […]

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Posted November 29, 2014 by

How Do I Customize My Galaxy Note Edge Screen

Note Edge on the dark

You can express yourself by customizing the Edge screen of your Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. When your Galaxy Note Edge is not in use, the Express Me screen will show on the Edge screen. Using the Express Me feature of your device, you can choose from the pre-loaded Edge screen wallpaper or create your own […]

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Posted November 27, 2014 by

How Do I Open Links Using Chrome from Android Facebook App?

facebook argument feature

Whenever you open a link from your Facebook app, the app will try to load the webpage using its built-in browser, not the one that you set as the default on your phone (e.g., Chrome). This behavior could cause a lot of frustration because the Facebook app’s built-in browser lacks a lot of important features. […]

Posted November 27, 2014 by

How Do I Use My Samsung Galaxy Device as a TV Remote Control?

Phone as TV Remote

Most high-end Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets can be used as a TV remote control by using an application called WatchOn. Samsung WatchOn will use the IR blasters of your Samsung Galaxy device to convert it into a remote control. WatchOn gives you full control over your TV and movie-viewing experience. Here’s how to set up your phone or […]

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Posted November 23, 2014 by

How Do I Manage the Side Screen Panels of My Samsung Galaxy Note Edge?

Galaxy Note Edge and the Edge panels

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge gives you an additional, curved side screen where you can put icons for your favorite applications and widgets into an assortment of customizable panels. You can arrange the Edge screen panels so that sets of them are displayed based on your preferences. Read on to find out how to manage the […]

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