keep it safe Keep your Pixel 2 XL in pristine condition with these screen protectors Nobody wants to deal with scratches on their smartphones, so it's important to get a screen protector. And with tempered glass protectors, you have a better chance at preventing a cracked screen. Keep the Pixel 2 XL's large display safe and secure with one of these tempered glass screen protectors! … [Read more...] about Do you think the Pixel 2 is a good purchase in 2020?
Google and Apple have both offered tools to help you digitally detox from your phone for a few years now in Android and iOS, and other Android OEMs have taken a stab at the idea as well. One of our favorite approaches is Zen Mode by OnePlus. Whenever you feel like you need a break from your phone and all the distractions therein, you can enable Zen Mode to block notifications, restrict access to almost all of your apps, and give you a virtual pat on the back once your downtime is up. I'll show you how to enable Zen Mode and help you get on your way towards a healthier relationship with your phone. … [Read more...] about How to use Zen Mode on your OnePlus phone
But there were two key decisions that fundamentally changed Android before it ever was shown to the public. The first was a decision to move Android away from being a BlackBerry clone and into something with "tremendous potential in developing smarter mobile devices that are more aware of its owner's location and preferences" which aligned quite nicely with Google's future as a search and advertising company. People would have loved a cheaper BlackBerry style device as long as it had the same tools and a built-in messenger client. And BrickBreaker, of course. But with Rubin and his wild dreams in charge of development, Android started to take shape with a bit more smarts hidden deep inside the OS. … [Read more...] about How BlackBerry built Android but Apple perfected it
Many paid antivirus apps also include helpful features like a device tracker in case of theft or even detection for new SIM cards. There are quite a few options for antivirus programs depending on your needs. We recommend Kasperksy and Bitdefender since both are quick and efficient and work on your Android devices, including your smartwatch, if you need it. … [Read more...] about Do I need an antivirus on my Android phone?