Create and manage Android folders

Create and manage Android folders

Mobile operating systems like Android have a wealth of features that users can take advantage of. However, many of these features are often hidden or not well represented. For example, did you know that on Android devices you can create folders on your home screen for your apps? Here’s five tips on how you can create and manage these folders.

Android location settings 101

Android location settings 101

As you learn about the different features of your Android smartphone, you’ll no doubt come across is location services and whether or not you want to approve these. While you might think this convenient feature can do you no harm, think again. Sometimes it’s best to hide your location in your smartphone as this can affect your device’s security.

The story on Android bloatware

The story on Android bloatware

If you have ever bought a phone on contract from a wireless provider, especially an Android phone, you likely have noticed a few carrier related apps that came preinstalled on your device. These apps, commonly referred to as bloatware, can be annoying and many users simply don’t use them.

Android gets Google Slides app

Android gets Google Slides app

As Android devices continue their steady penetration into the business world, we are starting to see a wider number of business oriented apps arrive on the Google Play store. One of the latest apps released could be incredibly useful for business owners who use Google Apps.

Boost your Android storage

Boost your Android storage

Mobile devices like smartphones and tablets play a huge role in helping today’s workforce get things done while on-the-go. With that in mind, storage space has become an essential backbone to support today’s fast-paced world, giving users security, versatile support, and peace of mind.

Is your phone safe from Heartbleed?

Is your phone safe from Heartbleed?

Almost two-thirds of the Web is vulnerable to Heartbleed-based attacks. This is regardless of the fact that major companies tried to address the problem by releasing updates. Considering the magnitude and severity of the problems that it can cause you and your business, you simply cannot afford to neglect or ignore this threat, especially if you use Android devices.

Where to find your text messages

Where to find your text messages

The smartphone is really more mobile computer than actual phone, especially with the ever increasing number of apps and features available on many models. That being said, they are still the main communication tool for people. Many businesses rely on the SMS or text, and with Android phones, especially new ones, it may be tough to figure out where exactly you can find these messages.

Let's look at KitKat and the Nexus 5

AndroidPhone_Nov18_BIn many countries, October 31 marks not only the last day of October but also Halloween. This night of tricks and treats is eagerly looked forward to by many children. This year, Google decided to do something special for adults too: Take the wrapper off of their new version of Android – KitKit and the new Nexus 5. Now that Google has a new phone and operating system out, businesses have another option to choose from.