Smartphones

How to Record Internal Audio and Video on an Android Smartphone

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Since Android 7.0 Nougat, Google disabled the ability for apps to record your internal audio, which means there’s no base level method to record the sounds from your apps and games as you record the screen. Thankfully, there are some workarounds available to record both internal audio and video on an Android smartphone at the […]

5 Great Cases for iPhone XS, XS Max, XR

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In the early days of cellphones, no one needed a case—the phones themselves could withstand nearly anything short of a stick of dynamite. But with new phones and more sensitive technology inside, cases are necessary not only for protection, but for accessorizing. iPhone cases do more than look great. Cases can add extra features like […]

The Best Camera Attachments for Smartphones

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Smart phones today have cameras that rival all but the most high-end DSLR cameras. With a bit of practice, even an amateur photographer can take professional-grade pictures with just their camera. This becomes even easier when you think about the slew of attachable, portable camera lenses for phones. Many of these just snap on your […]

How to Sign Up for iOS or Android Beta Software

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Beta software for Android and iOS are operating system releases that are still in the testing phase. It’s free for anyone to download and install to their devices. You can install Android beta and iOS beta to get a glimpse of what’s to come before the public release is offered to everyone. When you hear […]

Common Smartphone Security Features and How They Work

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There are several security functions on the average smartphone intended to protect your data from the outside world. Devices have always had several options for users to employ, but as mobile technology advances, the numbers of ways to unlock a smartphone only increase. Gone are the days when devices has only password, PIN, and pattern […]

The 10 Best Android Phones for 2019

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Since most Android smartphone makers, especially the leading manufacturers, update their wears annually and at varying times throughout the year, writing an up-to-date comparison of the top models is a bit of a juggling act. As I write this, for example, Samsung is starting to ship the Galaxy S10 and S10+, two of its top […]

How to Recover a Deleted Folder on Android Devices

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Did you accidentally delete a whole folder of photos from your Android phone? Are you looking for a way to undo it all? Well, you’re in luck. Follow the steps below and you’ll have access to access your precious pictures in no time. Understanding Folders No folder is safe from deletion. You can accidentally erase […]

Can You Bypass the Android Lock Screen?

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So, you’ve forgotten your smartphone passcode and you’re locked out of your device? Not to worry, this happens way more often than you might think. There are several ways you can get locked out of your smartphone. Perhaps you’ve discovered an old handset among some clutter and upon trying to log in, realize you’ve forgotten […]

Android Pie (version 9) Review – The “Techie” Smartphone OS Gets Smarter and Friendlier

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Google released Android Pie to its own phones, namely the Pixel brand, in August of last year. Since then, the various manufacturers of Android phones, including Samsung, Motorola, Huawei, Sony, Nokia, Honor, LG, and others, have been adapting the latest version of Android (ver. 9) to their phones. Some, such as Essential Phone and OnePlus, […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Review

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More and more users are in to big phones with big beautiful high-resolution displays, such as Google’s Pixel, OnePlus 6, or Apple’s iPhone X, but Samsung’s flagship Note brand (now up to version 9) has led the way in big and beautiful since the Note 1 several years ago. It’s called the “Note,” of course, […]