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How to Transfer Apps and Data to Your New Android Phone

With each passing year, apps become more advanced and smartphone capabilities improve. There are new phones being launched every year.As a result, …

Apps

Google-made Android Wear smartwatch renders leaked

Aside from making its own smartphone, Google is also rumored to be making its own Google Assistant powered Android Wear smartwatches. Admittedly, …

Google’s 2016 Nexus smartphones are probably going to be flagship killers

Google is widely expected to launch two new Nexus smartphones in the coming months, and unlike last year, the 2016 HTC-made devices will be identical …

How to install 3 Android tablets in your car

<b>Update:</b> Added two Shield Tablet K1's for rear seat entertainment.<p>Ever since the original Nexus 7 came out, I always wanted to install a tablet in my …

2 Reasons to Buy PlayStation VR, 2 Reasons Not To

2 Reasons to Buy PlayStation VR, 2 Reasons Not To is a post by Travis Pope from Gotta Be Mobile.Sony’s PlayStation VR headset is the stuff that good …

PlayStation VR Pre-orders Sold Out, No More Until Release

You may have missed your chance.<p>The final wave of PlayStation VR headset pre-orders went live today, but they're already sold out.<p>According to …

Here's what Apple's future Lightning headphones will be able to do that normal headphones can't

The big question is: Why?<p>It's because headphones with a digital connection — like Lightning or USB-C — can do so much more than traditional analog headphones, according to Carl Alberty, VP of marketing at Cirrus Logic.<p>He would know — Cirrus announced this week a developer's kit that will allow any …

Consumer Tech

Hack Any Android Device

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How to Recover Deleted Photos on Android Phone

Capturing attractive photos is one of my favorite hobbies. Whenever I go out with my friends on a hangout, I take plenty of photos in order to keep …

Use Honey to save money on Amazon purchases

If you're anything like me, you consider saving money a sport. Of course, to get good at the game, you need the right gear.<p>Or, in this case, the right browser extension. Honey is a popular tool that can automatically dig up and apply coupon codes for thousands of online stores. But now it offers …

Google and Udacity launch an Android Basics course for novice coders

Online education company Udacity has partnered with Google to introduce a new course covering the basics of Android programming.<p>The aptly titled Android Basics Nanodegree is aimed at those with little or no programming experience and provides entry points into Java, web APIs, using a SQLite …

Android News

Google doesn’t care who makes Android phones. Or who it pisses off

Android P: P is for Proprietary<b>Analysis</b> Google could use defeat in the Oracle case to take Android proprietary, reckons analyst Richard Windsor, who …

Android Phones

Android Automation Showdown: IFTTT vs. Tasker

Wouldn’t it be cool if your phone knew to enter airplane mode when you go to the theater, or text your spouse when you leave work? IFTTT and Tasker …

Home networking: Everything you need to know

<b>Editors' note:</b> This story was originally published on Dec. 9, 2014, and has been updated frequently with latest information.<p>When it comes to home networking, there's a soup of technical terms, LAN, WAN, broadband, Wi-Fi, CAT5e, just to name a few. If you're having a hard time with these basic …

9 More Essential Plugins for Android Studio

Last year I wrote an article on the top plugins for Android Studio, and it has been popular! With the release of Android Studio 2+ I thought it was …

5 best PlayStation emulators for Android

The PlayStation was one of the most iconic gaming systems ever released and with it came a slew of legendary games. It dominated the fifth generation of game consoles by a fairly hefty margin when it came to sales, and many franchises, including Final Fantasy, Tony Hawk Pro Skater, Tekken, Spyro, …

Hands On With Android Wear 2.0

In short, Android Wear 2.0 is everything you already know, with a few tweaks and a handful of new features.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but …

Big updates for Android Auto, big updates on automotive cheaters. (AutoComplete Podcast 19)

Mathpix will solve handwritten math equations for you

The first of its kind<p>Today is the first time in a decade that I actually wished I was back in school. Mathpix is an iOS app that can recognize and answer handwritten math equations in seconds. Open the app, point the camera toward your math problem (you'll need legible handwriting, or it won't work …

Peek At Tesla's Gigafactory Progress

They aim to start producing cells by the end of the year<p>Previous attempts to peer inside Tesla's $5 billion Gigafactory 1 outside of Reno, Nevada have... not gone well. But lucky for us law-abiders, we can now get a glimpse of the factory where Tesla will produce its home batteries, known as the …

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Supercharge your resume with the Ultimate SQL Bootcamp

Professionals of virtually any field can significantly sharpen their resumés and expand employment opportunities with acquired mastery of SQL, the database communication language which enables businesses of all sizes to efficiently manage and deliver information throughout their network and …

10 Steps to Create Your First Android App

Building an Android app isn’t as hard as it might seem, as long as you focus on creating a simple app at first. Android Authority shares a tutorial …

Learn to code for Android M with this complete developer course

While pop culture is still caught in bandwagon iPhone hysteria, Android remains the biggest mobile platform in the world by far, with more than 80 percent market share and over 1 billion devices sold in 2014 alone.<p>Google’s latest mobile platform Android M is the gateway for developers to create …

A 10 day program to create your first Android app

Building your first Android app doesn’t have to be hard. If you aren’t overly ambitious, then you can break the process down into some simple steps and avoid overwhelming yourself in one go. The trick is to make your first app relatively simple and to focus on creating <i>something</i>. Don’t try and …

(About) 10 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know You Could do in Android Studio

An Android Tool Time Pro Tip Roundup<p>We all have better things to do with our time than count the <i>exact</i> number of Android Studio pro-tips in a 3 minute …

Java tutorial for beginners, part 2

In part 1 of this series, Gary uploaded an awesome post and video explaining the basics of Java programming. Java is the official programming language of Android; so if you want to build fully-fledged Android apps from scratch, you need to familiarize yourself with how the language works.<p>This post …

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Android From Scratch: Building Your First Android Application

What You'll Be CreatingAfter taking a look at the current state of Android development and how to set up your development environment, in this …

Android News

How to turn your old PC into a speedy Chromebook for free

A step-by-step guide to making your old machine into a Chrome capable computer<p>One of the great ironies of the cloud computing age is that the five to ten year old laptop gathering dust in your desk drawer probably has more horsepower than a top of the line Chromebook which just hit the market. That …

Operating Systems

Best Chromebooks (July 2018)

In May of 2011 the Chromebook line was first announced, immediately finding itself a target of mixed reception. Many felt a computer that was “limited to the web” would ultimately struggle to find a following, and yet despite this the Chromebooks market has exploded in recent years, especially in …

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