2017 Google Play Award winners excel in design, functionality, delightfulness

Google's annual 2017 Play Awards concluded with a gala at the search giant's I/O developer conference, and this year was especially competitive. Here are the winners of each category. The post...

How to use Safe mode in Android

When you have an issue with your phone, Safe mode can help you determine whether a third-party app is to blame. If you’re wondering how to access it, or how...

‘Gooligan’ Android malware affects more than 1 million Google accounts

Chances are your Android phone is running an older version and unfortunately, there's a malware campaign dubbed 'Gooligan' affecting more than 1 million Google accounts. There is a tool you...

Update brings name change: Google rebrands its Android Keyboard app to Gboard

A new update to Google Keyboard -- the default keyboard on Nexus, Pixel, and some Android phones -- rebrands its name to Gboard. If it sounds familiar, that's because it's...

Xperia XZ3 vs. XZ2 Premium vs. XZ2 vs. XZ2 Compact: battle royale

With the Xperia range's first ever OLED display, the beautiful Xperia XZ3 is a sight to behold. But is it better than the XZ2 range? To find out, we put...

Here’s absolutely everything we know about the HTC U12 Plus

The annual flagship release schedule is underway, and HTC is no stranger to that particular dance. Here are all the news and rumors that we've been able to gather about...

Adobe launches redesigned Lightroom for Android

Adobe launched an update for its Lightroom photo management and editing apps on iOS and Android today. The iOS app for iPhone and iPad is...

Lenovo is abandoning its Vibe Pure UI software in favor of stock Android

Lenovo is abandoning its custom Vibe Pure UI software in favor of stock Android, a company rep confirmed in early August. As a result, the company's future smartphones could receive...

The cheap Realme 2 Pro offers 8GB of RAM and A.I. camera trickery

Smartphone newcomer Realme has wasted absolutely no time in getting itself a firm foothold in the entry-level market. Now it's making a bid for more with a full HD, A.I.-powered...

How to unlock a phone on each and every carrier

Further reading Your two-year contract is finally up, and you want to save some money by bringing your phone to a carrier with lower rates. Sadly, odds are that your phone...