On an Android device, any app can start up whenever it feels like it. If you have a lot of applications on your phone, this can severely slow down the speed of your phone or tablet. The following shows you how to manage your Android startup list.
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Securing your Android phone or tablet is quite easy. Android OS actually offers a few different options for you to secure your phone. The only question is, which option provides the best security without compromising the ease of use? Let check it out.
The Android OS is the most customizable mobile OS, even without any rooting or hacking. In this article, we will show you how to create a minimalist look on your Android.
You lost your Android phone and it isi filled with all your confidential data. What should you do? In the extremem cases, you might want to remote wipe the data in your phone. Here are some ways that allow you to do so.
Even though a kid might be technically capable of using an Android phone or tablet, there’s still some things out there on the web that kids shouldn’t see at that age. Here is how you can setup parental control on Android devices.
Ads, while they pay the bills for site owners and app developers, can sometime annoy the end user. Luckily, eliminating the majority of the ads on your Android is a lot easier than you might think. Here is how you can do so.
Evernote is really good, why not integrate it to your WordPress site as well? Here are two different methods to integrate Evernote into your WordPress site. Here we’re gonna talk about two different types of Evernote plugins for WordPress. One lets you share information as a blog post, and the other is a Evernote clipping tool for your readers.
Just like the desktop version, Firefox for Android comes with support for addons too. Here are 4 awesome mobile addons to supercharge Firefox for Android, and make your mobile browsing experience a better one.
If you have ever wanted to automate your Android phone based on location, Locale is one great automation app you should use, and here are 6 useful plugins that make Locale even better. Check them out.
Google+ Hangout is useful for running a webinar, but its limitation of 10 people per session prevented you from sharing to more people. Here is how you can broadcast your Google+ Hangout to a larger group of people and record the session to Youtube.
Google syncs really well with Android devices. That also means if inadvertently deleted something, this information is also deleted from your web account. Luckily, Google has some backups in place so you can easily restore the information for such disasters.
Dropbox for Android is great, but it is lacking the synchronization feature found in desktop. You can download and upload files to Dropbox, but it does perform auto-sync. Here is how you can automate Dropbox synchronization in Android.
Gmail for Android might be the best email app, but it is lacking some features found in the web app. Now you can restore these missing features with 4 addons.
The Adobe flash app is no longer available for device running Android 4.1 and up. Here is how you can restore and use flash on your Android device.
For those who are using LastPass on Android, here are some tips to help you get the most out of Lastpass while using it from your Android device.
Privacy is always an issue when sharing a tablet with others. Here is how you can create multiple user profiles for your Android tablet and get rid of the privacy problem.
Instagram is really popular, but it is mostly restricted to your mobile devices. What if you want to view it online or add it to your WordPress blog? Here is how you can do it.
Android devices have a lot of different home screens. The problem is, when you choose an image as the background wallpaper, it spans across all 3 – 7 screens. Sometimes that’s okay. Most of the time, the part of the image you want to see is right on the crack between the screens. Here is how you can set a different wallpaper for each home screen.
This weeks apps are a pretty wide variety. The themes are all for the ADW Launcher. The reason is, ADW revamped its home screen launcher recently. Now it works on tablets and newer devices really well. The games are pretty action packed and the utilities are very useful for anyone who has an Xbox, drives or who sends pictures to friends.
As more people are switching to smartphone, security problems are also rising. CodeProof is a security application that safe guard your phone and prevent hackers, virus and malware from taking over.