The ‘Android’ Archives
Posted September 30, 2015 by

How to Sum a Column in Google Sheets Mobile

Google Sheets

Google Sheets, a free alternative to Microsoft Excel, has a mobile and web version. Sheets does not have the full range of capabilities of Excel, but it works well with the touch interface of a mobile phone. I would not use Sheets to manage large datasets or do any serious computation, but it has the […]

Posted September 27, 2015 by

How to Freeze Rows and Columns in Google Sheets Mobile

Google Sheets

I love using spreadsheets, and now I can use them everywhere I go with Google Sheets. A free alternative to Microsoft Excel, Sheets has both a mobile and a web version. While it does not have the full range of capabilities of Excel, Sheets works well with the touch interface of a mobile phone. I […]

Posted September 26, 2015 by

How to Resize Columns and Rows in Google Sheets Mobile

Google Sheets

Google Sheets is a free alternative to Microsoft Excel that has a mobile and web version. Sheets does not have the full functionality of Excel, but it works well with the touch interface of a mobile phone. Although I would not use Sheets to manage large datasets or do any serious computation, it has the […]

Posted September 24, 2015 by

How to Add & Delete Columns and Rows in Google Sheets

Google Sheets

I love spreadsheets. I use them for keeping score while playing card games, planning budgets, and calculating my grades. Google Sheets is a free alternative to Microsoft Excel that has a mobile and web version. Sheets does not have the full functionality of Excel, but it works well with the touch interface of a mobile phone. […]

Posted September 21, 2015 by

How to Track Dog Walks with GPS

Dog Walk GPS Tracking

Dog owners in the digital age have scores of tools available to them. You can now download a free app to your smartphone that will use GPS to record all kinds of statistics as you take your dog on a walk. I have checked out a few dog walk tracking apps, and my favorite is Dog Walk by Tractive. […]

Posted August 25, 2015 by

How to Clear an App’s Cache and Data on Android

Clear Cache and App Data on Android

An application’s cache and data store the information you enter, achieve, or save while you use the app. An application’s data is responsible for storing offline app and game data, which allows you to save games and continue where you left off at a later time. However, as time goes by, some applications may horde […]

Category Android, Apps

Posted August 23, 2015 by

How to Get eBooks from Your Library

How to use OverDrive

I am a huge fan of eBooks from my public library. Most public libraries now have sizable eBook offerings, and the number of digital titles is increasing every day. Here is the lowdown on how to check out eBooks from your library and download them to your device using the free OverDrive app.

Posted August 14, 2015 by

How to Enable Smart Lock and Trusted Face on Your Android Phone

Mobile Security for Android Smartphones and Tablets

Here is some good news for you. Lollipop 5.0 comes with features to keep your Android phone secure without having to punch in your passcode constantly. With Smart Lock, you type your passcode once, and as long as your phone stays near you or in a trusted location, you do not have to type it […]

Category Android, Apps

Posted August 13, 2015 by

The Easiest Way to Create a Google Account Using an Android Device

Create a Google Account Using Android

To maximize the use of your Android phone, you need a Google Account. Without one, you cannot even start downloading free applications and content from the Play Store. You can create a Google account through a website. However, you still need to verify your Google account via SMS or a phone call. This control is […]

Category Android, Google

Posted August 11, 2015 by

How Do I Send an Emergency Message Using My Samsung Galaxy Device

Send Emergency Message Using Samsung Galaxy Phone

The latest Samsung Galaxy devices have safety features that are helpful during emergencies. One of them is Emergency Message Mode that allows you quickly to send a message showing your current location and address. You need to enable Emergency Message Mode on your device so that you can use it. Read on to learn how […]

Category Android, Apps