Google Pay lets you use your phone to pay for things in stores. Here's how to use Google Pay and how to set up your mobile wallet.
Carbonite Safe online backup works fine and has theoretically unlimited storage, but there's no reason to recommend it when other services offer the same features for a fraction of Carbonite's prices.
Google Play Protect may be built into Android and may be totally free, but it can't adequately protect your device.
McAfee Mobile Security offers a lot of free features, but its malware protection is only average and its paid plan is pricey.
Lookout Security & Antivirus is a decent antivirus app, but its real strength lies in identity protection.
Qihoo 360 Security promises an extensive feature set, but many of the features don't work, and the free version is drowning in ads.
Zoolz Cloud Backup has an appealing desktop interface, but it's hampered by very slow downloads, pricey plans and nearly inert mobile apps.
Here are the three apps Apple will replace iTunes with: Music, Podcasts and TV. Will they be enough?
Regret installing an iOS update? Follow these steps to downgrade iOS and not lose any data as you turn back your iPhone to how things once were.
If your Android phone comes with a small amount of internal storage, here’s how to move apps to a microSD card and free up more space.
CM Security Master looks great and has a rich slate of features, but its malware protection can vary.
ESET Parental Control for Android handles web filtering and location tracking well, but there's no call or text monitoring at all.
SpiderOak has excellent security and strong syncing and sharing functions. But it's too expensive and difficult to use for many people.
Spectrum internet customers can also get their mobile phone service from the internet and cable provider. But how does Spectrum Mobile compare with other wireless carriers?
If you don't want to swipe, type or use a fingerprint every time you wake from sleep, you might just want to remove the lock screen altogether. Here's how.
TextNow can help you lower your monthly bill by using Wi-Fi to handle your calls and texts when available. Here’s how the service works.
US Mobile offers good bargains for those who need cellular service but not a lot of voice minutes, texts or data each month, especially now that it's added service from Verizon's network.
PSafe DFNDR is feature-rich and easy to use, but its malware protection is inconsistent and the free version has too many ads.
Why pay extra for parental-control software? Here are the best parental controls that come with antivirus software.
Is your Android phone running out of room? Here's how to move photos, videos and apps onto the microSD card and free up some space.
Thinking about buying a used smartphone? Here are some smart tips that can help you avoid common pitfalls and get you a good deal.