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What is Android?

There are Android phones, Android tablets and Android smartwatches, and you’ll even find Android inside some cars and TV set-top boxes. But what is …

9 Secret Google Search Tricks

Google is your portal to everything out there on the World Wide Web...but also your portal to more and more of your personal stuff, from the location …

Google

The Car Brands With the Highest Maintenance Costs Over Time

The true cost of owning a car goes beyond the sticker price. Maintenance, for example, is an expense that can add up quite a bit over time. However, …

What Is USB OTG? 5 Cool Ways to Use It on Android | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

USB drives are so convenient, aren’t they? But you can’t use one with your phone. Well, unless you have an Android and know what USB OTG is.<p>USB …

What is USB debugging?

As the name suggests, USB debugging relates to the act of tracking bugs via USB. Traditionally, Android app developers would use this process to test …

What is an APK file and how do you install one?

If you're new to Android and would like to start downloading leaked apps and customizing your Android experience, you need to know about APK files.An …

UCLA's 1948 Mechanical Computer Was Simply Gorgeous To Watch in Action

The mechanical computers of yesterday may have been enormous, difficult to program, and amazingly clunky—but they sure were beautiful to watch in …

Paramount Pictures

5 things you shouldn't do with your Android device | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

We use our smartphones for many things in our professional and private lives. Therefore, we should try to ensure they last as long as possible. Many …

Facebook Will Now Track You and Force Feed You Ads Even If You Don't Use It

There is no escaping Facebook’s advertising reach. The social network has announced that it will now be foisting ads on to every single person who …

Social Media

You Can Totally Use Soap On A Cast-Iron Pan

My guest this week on the official Ask a Clean Person podcast is Daniel Gritzer, the culinary director at Serious Eats, who joined me to share the …

5 Hidden Windows 10 Features You Should Use

Windows 10 has officially been with us for close to a year now, but even if you’ve spent a lot of time with the OS since its launch, you may not have …

Windows 10

Fix Your Posture with These Three Simple Exercises

Three minutes and three simple exercises are all it takes to improve your posture, and this video shows you all of them. Considering how many of us …

10 Tricks to Turn You Into a PS4 Master

Whether you’ve just unwrapped a brand new PS4 or you’ve had one since launch day in November 2013, you probably haven’t explored everything Sony’s …

Remote Controls

Do These Three Exercises in Four Minutes to Improve Your Hunched Posture

Sitting in front of a screen all day can wreak havoc on the spine. Our posture changes, and that can cause some serious long-term damage. Dr. Eric …

How Your Credit Score Can Drop Even If You Pay in Full and on Time

Credit card rewards enthusiasts, take note. Carrying a large balance on your credit card will obviously affect your score, but even if you pay it off …

How to Program Your Mind to Stop Buying Crap You Don’t Need

We all buy things from time to time that we don't really need. It's okay to appeal to your wants every once in a while, as long as you're in control. …

Personal Finance

How To Unlock Android Phone If You Forget the Password Or Pattern Lock | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Method 1: Using your Google Account Password<p>Time: 1 Minute<p><b>You Will Need:</b><p>Your Device<br>• Access to your synced Google account<p>This method uses your Google …

Become a master caster with these Google Chromecast tips and tricks | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Chromecast has become a staple in living rooms across the country, thanks in no small part to the clever device’s rapidly growing app support. …

The Science of Baking, In One Graphic

Baking is a science as well an art, and the key to better baking is understanding the chemical forces at play. Thankfully this graphic explains all …

Why RAM Boosters And Task Killers Are Bad For Your Android

Advertisement<p>Stop killing your Android phone! There’s a lot of misinformation out there regarding the usefulness of RAM booster apps and task killer …

Keep Your Android’s Battery Healthy With These Tips

Advertisement<p>How can you make your smartphone or tablet battery last longer?<p>Forget apps, we’re talking about good practice here: how you treat your …

These 100+ Restaurants Will Give You Free Food On Your Birthday

Who doesn’t like free food, especially on your birthday? Of course, it’s hard to know just what place is gonna have the best goods. Unless you check …

Personal Finance

Here’s exactly how long your work breaks should be

<b>Takeaway:</b> As a general rule, you should take more breaks than you already are. Studies show that in the morning, we can work for (at most) 90 minutes …

Everything You Need to Build Your Own Bodyweight Workout

An effective bodyweight training program can whip you into shape and even pack on muscle, but “effective” doesn’t look the same for everyone. Some …

Workouts

File Syncing Showdown: Google Drive vs. Dropbox vs. OneDrive

Access to decent cloud storage is practically a necessity these days whether it’s for work or play, but everyone seems to have an opinion on which …

Software

How To Disinfect Cell Phone & Clean Phone Screen | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

You always carry smartphone wherever you go. So it’s quiet often your phone is affected with dirt and bacteria. In this post about <b>how to disinfect</b> …

Android Basics: How to Add Your Own Ringtones & Notification Sounds

Android's flexible operating system allows for lots of customization, and one of the most common ways to add personal flair to your smartphone is to …

6 Android Security Apps You Should Install Today | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

There is a debate to be had over whether or not Android security apps are even necessary.<p>Proponents claim that Android malware is so common you are …

How to recover deleted text messages on your Android phone | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

If you've accidentally deleted all your SMS messages – or even just a single, important message – you need to act fast. Lost messages are …

Amazon Has an Official Guide for Building Your Own Alexa Device with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve shown off one way to build your own Amazon Echo before (or more accurately, Amazon Tap because the DIY version can’t access the …

Raspberry Pi