How to Install the New Android O Beta on your Android Today

How to Install the New Android O Beta on your Android Today

The Android O beta is officially available online. Today, Pixel and Nexus users can check it out before the full version is officially released to the public. Find out how to use Android O before anyone else today. You’ll need to sign up for Google’s Android Beta Program and have one of three devices: a Nexus 5X, 6P, or any Pixel phone. With that in mind, let’s get started. Method 1) Enroll in the Android Beta Program Step 1) Sign up for the Android Beta Program here:…

John McAfee Unveils a New “Truly Private” Smartphone

John McAfee Unveils a New “Truly Private” Smartphone

John McAfee just released a smartphone he describes as “light years ahead” of similar handsets. It’s a “truly private” smartphone that promises to offer an unparalleled level of protection. The smartphone comes with an $1100 price tag, making it more expensive than the iPhone 8. However, McAfee is confident the phone will win over fans because it will be the most secure smartphone ever manufactured. McAfee is releasing the smartphone through MGT Capital Investments Inc. That…

New Patent Suggests Apple Has Top Secret Wi-Fi Charging Technology

New Patent Suggests Apple Has Top Secret Wi-Fi Charging Technology

The next iPhone could charge every time it connects to a Wi-Fi network. That’s the story from a new patent application made public today. The US Patent and Trademarking application made public today suggests that Apple is developing a technology that would allow the iPhone and iPad to be charged over Wi-Fi routers. The technology is similar to the induction charging used on the Apple Watch. However, the Wi-Fi charging has much greater distance – so you don’t have to hold your device…

The Galaxy S8 Has 5 Times As Many Pre-Orders As the S7

The Galaxy S8 Has 5 Times As Many Pre-Orders As the S7

Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S8/S8 Plus smartphones are smashing pre-order records in the company’s native country of South Korea. At the time of writing, the S8 has 5 times as many preorders as the Galaxy S7 did in its entire pre-launch phase. Preorders end on April 17. Currently, the Galaxy S8 and S8+ have received more than 550,000 preorders. That’s significantly more than the 100,000 preorders Samsung received for the Galaxy S7, and nearly triple the number of preorders for the…

How to Install a VPN on Android to Protect your Privacy (Or Get US Netflix)

How to Install a VPN on Android to Protect your Privacy (Or Get US Netflix)

Every PC and mobile security article on the internet recommends using a VPN. Even people who don’t know what a VPN is will still tell you to install a VPN. Here’s the thing: we all know VPNs are important, but most of you don’t actually use one. Today, we’re going to change that. Here’s how to protect your privacy on Android using a VPN. What’s the Point of a VPN? Why would you go all through the trouble of installing a VPN? What’s the point? What are the benefits? The…

How to Use your Android Like a Desktop PC

How to Use your Android Like a Desktop PC

Have you ever looked at the tech specs on a flagship Android? Your phone may be more powerful than your laptop or desktop PC – especially if it’s a few years old, or it was a cheap PC. Most of us, however, never take full advantage of this processing power. Today, I’m here to change that. I’m going to explain how to use your Android like a desktop PC and take full advantage of the processing power in your smartphone. By the end of it, you won’t quite have a Microsoft Surface…

7 Surprising Uses for Old Androids

7 Surprising Uses for Old Androids

I don’t know about you, but I have 3 fully-functional old Androids kicking around my house. One is in my car’s glovebox, charged, for emergency situations. The others are sitting at the bottom of desk drawers, unused. Obviously, I’m not alone. Fortunately, people have discovered plenty of creative things to do with old Androids. Here are some of the things you probably never thought about doing with your old Android smartphone or tablet. 7) Donate It to Charity Certain charities now…

5 Fast Ways to Troubleshoot WhatsApp Problems

5 Fast Ways to Troubleshoot WhatsApp Problems

WhatsApp is the world’s most popular messenger. However, it’s not immune to problems. Today, we’re teaching you how to troubleshoot WhatsApp problems – including problems delivering messages and how to protect your privacy. Check the Internet to See If WhatsApp is Down Before you freak out about WhatsApp problems, make sure you check the internet to see if the service is down for everyone or just you. There are a number of region-specific websites to check if WhatsApp is down.…

5 Surprising Ways to Speed Up Chrome for Android

5 Surprising Ways to Speed Up Chrome for Android

Have you noticed Chrome acting a little sluggish on your Android lately? It’s probably not your internet’s fault. Today, many Android users make common mistakes that can slow down Chrome’s performance. If you’re like any internet user with half a brain, then you want the fastest internet speeds possible. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the 5 best ways to speed up Chrome for Android. 5) Switch Between Tabs by Swiping Across the Address Bar You’ve probably figured out…

How to Move All Contacts to Your New Android Phone

How to Move All Contacts to Your New Android Phone

Did you just buy a new Android phone? Whether you’re switching to a new Android from an old Android, or you’re switching away from an iPhone, we’re telling you the best ways to transfer contacts to your new phone. First, one of the nicest parts about Android is that there are several easy ways to move contacts to your new Android phone. You can back up your contacts through your Google account (which actually happens automatically on most Androids), back up your contacts to hard…