Due to Android's open-ended nature, setting the OS up is not quite as foolproof as setting up iOS, but Tom's Guide can help you.
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AT&T has doubled the "administrative fee" on the bottom of its monthly wireless bills from 76 cents to $1.99.
Here are the best tips for keeping your phone safe at the beach, from the right cases to use to what to do if your device goes for a swim.
Here's what you need to know about getting the most out of your Galaxy S9 or S9+, including which features to enable and disable.
Google is adding new voice options to Google Assistant, and you can make the change right now on any Android phone.
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As tempting as it is to import a hot new phone that's only available overseas, it can be a frustrating process. Here's what to watch out for.
Huawei’s new triple-camera marvel may not technically be sold in the US, but clever buyers can still get their hands on one. Here’s how.
Do Not Disturb mode has been a part of Android for a few generations now. Here's how to get the most out of it in Android Oreo.
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You can stop Facebook Messenger from logging your calls and texts, but you can't do so without also disabling contact syncing.
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Google updated its iOS app to integrate search functionality into both Messages and Safari on iPhones running iOS 11. Here's how to use the new features.
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The latest version of Android adds new ways of managing just how you get notifications. Here's what the new Channels and Dots features add to notifications and how you enable them.
Android Oreo lets you temporarily dismiss notifications, having them reappear later when you've got more time to deal with them. Here's how to hit the snooze button on your notifications.
It's easier than ever to reach accessibility features in Android, thanks to a new shortcut introduced in the Oreo update. Here's how to turn on that shortcut.
If you're looking to catch a football game when you're away from home, here are the services and apps that will let you stream NFL matches right on your phone.
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There are two different methods of mirroring your PC screen on a television, and while both are simple, neither is perfect.
The Galaxy Note 8 is the world’s easiest-to-use GIF-making machine, and it’s all thanks to the S Pen. Here’s how to use it to record GIFs using the Note 8’s stylus.