Android How To: Xiaomi MIUI V5 Themes

Android How To: Xiaomi MIUI V5 Themes

Themes are one of the most unique features of Xiaomi’s MIUI custom version of Android, and it’s quite a powerful one at that.  Xiaomi’s theme engine not only has the ability to change out nearly every element of the user interface, it also features a market with thousands upon thousands of themes and individual elements […]

Quick Guide To Installing Lollipop Preview on Your Nexus 5 or 7

Quick Guide To Installing Lollipop Preview on Your Nexus 5 or 7

We have seen a hell of a lot of news today on the newly released Lollipop preview image. Now Google does not refer to this as a ‘final image’, meaning the one you will get over the air. However with the OTA date expected Nov 3rd it is really unlikely the current preview image will […]

Android How To: Track Data Usage on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Android How To: Track Data Usage on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Huawei drastically changed their custom skin on the Ascend Mate 7 compared to the Mate 2 earlier this year. There’s a lot of things that are different this time around. And one of those things is data usage. You’d expect it to be located in the phone’s settings right? Just like it is on every […]

Android How To: Use One Hand UI on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Android How To: Use One Hand UI on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Sometimes I laugh at phones that have a one hand UI type feature. But with a device as large as the Huawei Ascend Mate 7, it’s kind of needed. After all it is a 6.1-inch device, so it’s a  bit tough to use one-handed. I’ve actually found myself using this mode quite a bit, surprisingly, […]

Android How To: Take A screenshot on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Android How To: Take A screenshot on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Taking a screenshot may seem like the easiest thing to do on Android. But we have to remember that we do have new people coming to Android everyday and they may not know how to do simple things like taking a screenshot, or updating apps, etc. Which is why we do all these tutorials. To […]

Android How To: Change Themes on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

Android How To: Change Themes on the Huawei Ascend Mate 7

We’ve just got the Huawei Ascend Mate 7 in from the folks over at Huawei, and we are working on a full review. Of course, we don’t do that overnight. So in the meantime, we’ll be putting together some nice tutorials for those that are looking at picking up the Ascend Mate 7. It’s a […]

Android How To: Take a Screenshot on the Motorola Moto G (2014)

Android How To: Take a Screenshot on the Motorola Moto G (2014)

Did you just pick up a Motorola Moto G 2nd Gen. from Motorola’s website? The Moto G has been Motorola’s best selling smartphone of all time. And I have also called it the “best smartphone you can buy for under $200″, which is absolutely true, and probably why it’s so popular for Motorola. One of […]

Android How To: Enable Developer Options on the Moto X (2014)

Android How To: Enable Developer Options on the Moto X (2014)

This is something that we get asked about a lot, so that’s why we always post a tutorial on how to enable developer options for ever phone that we get our hands on. Even though it’s more or less the same on each and every device. So if this tutorial is a bit too beginner […]

Android How To: Take a Screenshot on the Moto X (2014)

Android How To: Take a Screenshot on the Moto X (2014)

This is one of those questions we get asked constantly. It never fails, for every device out there, we get emails asking how to take a screenshot on that device. And that’s why we always do a tutorial on how to take a screenshot for each device. Even though most of you probably know, and […]