Android Q dreaming: Imagine the notification inbox

Android Q dreaming: Imagine the notification inbox

Smartphone notifications come and go and are all too easy to get lost in the shuffle. What if there were a better way?

01/17/19

The 15-minute Chromebook tune-up

The 15-minute Chromebook tune-up

Make your Chromebook faster, smarter, and more pleasant to use with these easy-to-follow annual steps.

01/15/19

The 15-minute Android phone tune-up

The 15-minute Android phone tune-up

A few minutes of maintenance each year can keep your Android phone running like a well-oiled machine.

01/10/19

7 Android trends to watch in 2019

7 Android trends to watch in 2019

Empty predictions are a dime a dozen — but with mobile tech in particular, long-term trends can tell us a lot about what the future may hold.

01/08/19

Android 2019 primer: 10 bits of telling analysis to mull over

Android 2019 primer: 10 bits of telling analysis to mull over

'Tis the season for looking back — and looking ahead.

01/01/19

2018's most important Chrome OS advice and analysis

2018's most important Chrome OS advice and analysis

Calling all Chromebook owners: Your holiday reading list awaits you.

12/20/18

18 Android tips you shouldn't miss from 2018

18 Android tips you shouldn't miss from 2018

Make the most of the upcoming holiday break with these standout tips for your favorite Android phone.

12/18/18

Android security audit: An easy-to-follow annual checklist
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Android security audit: An easy-to-follow annual checklist

Android security doesn't have to be a source of stress. These level-headed steps are all you need to keep the boogeyman at bay.

12/12/18

5 reasons to remain skeptical about 5G in 2019

5 reasons to remain skeptical about 5G in 2019

Don't buy into the hype: The 5G revolution isn't ready yet. Here are five big reasons to take everything you're about to hear with a healthy grain of salt.

12/11/18

5 handy Google Fi features you shouldn't forget

5 handy Google Fi features you shouldn't forget

Google's wireless service has some powerful benefits beyond the obvious. Are you taking advantage of everything Fi has to offer?

12/06/18

Google Fi (aka Project Fi): The complete FAQ

Google Fi (aka Project Fi): The complete FAQ

Google Fi can save you money and provide some pretty appealing perks, but there's a lot to wrap your head around before deciding if the service is right for you.

12/04/18

Pixel Slate vs. Pixelbook: The productivity conundrum

Pixel Slate vs. Pixelbook: The productivity conundrum

Google's new Surface-like convertible has plenty of surface-level appeal, but can it stand up to the company's reigning productivity champion?

11/28/18

Gmail encryption: Everything you need to know

Gmail encryption: Everything you need to know

This easy-to-follow guide will help you understand what's going on with Gmail encryption and what you can do to maximize your messaging privacy.

11/22/18

10 Android settings that'll strengthen your security

10 Android settings that'll strengthen your security

Android's own native security options aren't always obvious — but they're absolutely worth your while to embrace and understand.

11/20/18

Hey, LG: How's that 'Software Upgrade Center' going?

Hey, LG: How's that 'Software Upgrade Center' going?

LG promised big things with the launch of its "Software Upgrade Center" in April. Seven months later, it's time to check in — and hold the company accountable.

11/15/18

Pixel 3 vs. Pixel 2: Why smaller bezels aren't that big a deal

Pixel 3 vs. Pixel 2: Why smaller bezels aren't that big a deal

The Pixel 3 packs in more screen space than its predecessor, but those shrunken bezels may not be as significant of an advantage as they initially appear.

11/13/18

9 handy hidden features for Google Maps on Android

9 handy hidden features for Google Maps on Android

Take advantage of all Maps has to offer by tapping into these easily overlooked features and options.

11/08/18

8 noteworthy new features coming to Chromebooks this month

8 noteworthy new features coming to Chromebooks this month

These hidden gems will make Chrome OS more versatile and powerful — but it's up to you to find 'em on your Chromebook.

11/06/18

A time-saving typing tool that works anywhere in Chrome

A time-saving typing tool that works anywhere in Chrome

Reclaim wasted time and watch your efficiency soar with this spectacularly useful cross-platform add-on.

11/01/18

Google Smart Lock on Chrome OS: 2 fast fixes and a power-user tip

Google Smart Lock on Chrome OS: 2 fast fixes and a power-user tip

Make Smart Lock more effective and efficient with this simple tune-up and time-saving shortcut.

10/30/18

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