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Samsung Galaxy A12 is The Most Popular Samsung Smartphone Among Android Users

In 2021, more than one billion Android smartphones were shipped across the globe. Now, the world's most popular mobile operating system has over 2.8...
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Google Puts Predatory Loan Apps in Kenya and Nigeria on Notice

Loan apps have not been having a good time for the last couple of months - and that is a good thing. What happened...
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Twitter Follows Instagram in Copying TikTok

Twitter has announced plans to add new features to make it easier for users to watch and discover new videos while on the platform....

How to Get iPhone 14 Pro-Like Dynamic Island Feature on Android Smartphones

Recently, Apple introduced on iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro a feature known as the Dynamic island which gives users the ability to multitask...
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How To Transfer WhatsApp Chats From Android to iPhone

Meta-owned messaging platform WhatsApp is bringing a much-needed feature imperative for people switching from Android to iOS. If you've made the change from Google to...

Google Announces Africa Developer Scholarships for 30K People

Google has announced an additional 30,000 Android and Google Cloud training opportunities for aspiring and professional developers in Africa. The program, to be implemented...

iMessage Reactions Will Show Up as Emojis on Google Messages

The chokehold that iMessage has on Apple users has made it harder for them to switch to Android devices. iMessage has really handy features...

How to Easily Share Wi-Fi Passwords on Android

We are in a connected world and at our homes or workplaces, we do have Wi-Fi that helps us offset mobile data bills. The...
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Manage Your Android Notifications with These Tips and Tricks

Android notifications come with their pros and cons and of late they're becoming annoying as every app wants your attention and it can be...

Tips to Make Your Android Phone Great Again This Year

If you've been keeping up with smartphone trends, you'll notice the prices have been on an upward trajectory with features that can dwarf the...

You Can No Longer Access Google Service on Very Old Android Versions

Google has announced that it will prevent any sign-ins to the services they offer to Smartphones running old versions of Android. The company is...

You’ll Soon Be Able to Move WhatsApp Chats From iOS to Android

WhatsApp has really stepped up in terms of the features they're working on this year. The popular chat app is now fixing one of...

Must Have Android Weather Apps

For the past couple of weeks, we have experienced unpredictable weather that goes from hot sunny mid-mornings to cold, rainy afternoons accompanied by thunderstorms...
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Huawei’s HarmonyOS Preview is Out, But it is Just Another Android Fork

Huawei has extensively been talking about its new operating system named HarmonyOS. The platform was announced many months ago, and its existence and development...

Telegram Adds WhatsApp Chat Export on Android, Gains 100 Million New Users

Telegram has today announced that they have added WhatsApp chat export on Android that was only available to iOS yesterday. This is quite easy...
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Tips to Stay Secure and Private on Your Android Smartphone

New year. New phone. Old phone. It's imperative to take your privacy and security seriously whatever end of the spectrum you find yourself in...

Here’s Why You Should Strictly Download Apps from the Google Play Store

Malware-ridden apps are everywhere and all of them are bad. You can get them from apps downloaded from the Google Play Store or if...
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Google, Qualcomm Partner up to Support Three Major Android OS Updates

Android updates to smartphones have been a hassle for years despite significant progress thanks to Google's Project Treble and Project Mainline programs. This project is now getting a...
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Smartphone Trends We Expect on Budget Devices in 2021

Android smartphones trends have come so far especially for budget smartphones. Features only reserved for midrange and flagship devices are slowly trickling down to...
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Google Rolls Out RCS Messaging in Kenya Which Functions Like iMessage for Android

Google has seemingly rolled out RCS (Rich Communication Service) on Google Messages in Kenya recently which is the iMessage of Android.
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Now’s the Best Time to Familiarize Yourself With Android Gesture Navigation

Android gesture navigation has been around since Android 9 Pie. The Pixel line of phones was, obviously, the first series of devices to implement...
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Smartphone Users will Remove Pre-installed Apps if new Law Sails Through

The European Union is preparing a draft legislation that will fundamentally change how we use smartphones.
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Road to Android 11: Progress So Far

Android 11 is launching next month - September 8th. Google's latest mobile operating system will come packed with a bevvy of new features and...

All New Devices With Low RAM to Feature Android 11 Go Edition – Google

Google will now require devices with low RAM launching later this year to come with Android 11 Go Edition. Android Go was launched in 2017...
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You Can Actually Live on an Android Smartphone Lacking Google’s Apps and Services. Here’s How I Did It:

Huawei is in quite a pickle in regards to the smartphone market and generally in the telecom industry. Early last year, US President Donald...
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Android 10 Adoption Faster Than Any Previous Android Version

Android 11 is lasted to launch on September 8th and Google is looking back at the progress Android 10 has made since launch last...
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Android 11 Set to Launch on September 8th

Android 11 betas are already out and what most people anticipated is when the public launch is going to happen. Now we know. The betas...

Microsoft Launcher Is Actually Pretty Good

User customization has been the biggest draw to Google's Android among other key features that Apple's iOS doesn't offer. iOS 14 comes close but there's...
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OPPO F11 Pro Finally Gets Android 10 Update in Kenya

Android 10 launched late last year and new devices started rolling with the new Google's mobile operating system pre-installed. Smartphone companies then started updating...
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EMUI 11 Set to Launch Next Month

EMUI 10 and EMUI 10.1 has seen rolling out to Huawei devices for the past couple of months. Huawei is now slated to launch...
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10 Features Apple Borrowed From Android for iOS 14

Apple finally revealed iOS 14 yesterday at their online WWDC 2020 conference and there was an underlying theme in the presentation: We have seen...
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Customize Your Android Phone With These Tips and Tricks

The best thing about Android smartphones is the flexibility to customize and personalize the device according to your preferences. Apple's iOS is slowly catching up...
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This Distribution Chart Shows Disappointing Adoption Numbers for Android 10

Google used to show distribution numbers for Android, its mobile operating system and how its various versions have been adopted by devices. The chart...
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Are Android Smartphone Manufacturers Being Forced to Advertise Support For Google’s Apps and Services?

Is Google continuing its authoritarian rule on Android smartphone manufacturers? The tech giant recently required all new devices to launch with Android 10 already baked...

POCO X2 to Launch Next Week Featuring 64MP Camera and 120Hz Display

POCO recently became an independent brand from Xiaomi and the first phone to be released under the new company will be the POCO X2,...