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Top 5 Best Music Player Apps For Android in 2017

Our smartphones are a powerful piece of hardware capable of doing a lot of stuff, and they’ve become our primary devices for consuming music. Many Android users today use streaming services like Spotify or Pandora to store and listen to their favorite music. Others, including me, still prefer a good …

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How to Root Oppo F1s with SafetyNet Bypass

We posted a guide on how to root the Oppo F1s some time ago, but a more efficient and better method had recently come out – this method will actually bypass SafetyNet and SystemUI root checks. Thus, it’s a much better root since you’ll be able to use any apps …

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How to Update Xiaomi Devices to Globalized Miui 9

Xiaomi has released its latest software version, Miui 9, which has been made available for a good handful of its Android devices. However, the software has been initially released in China, meaning that Xiaomi device owners outside China who flash the update will have a Chinese-language system UI, and several …

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How to Add Status Bar Brightness Slider on Any Android

Android is a platform where many developers come out and showcase their ideas aimed to improve the ability of the system. If you’ve ever tried a rooted phone with a custom ROM, surely you must have come across various handy features that you can’t find on the Stock ROMs. One …

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How to Add Internet Speed Indicators in The Status Bar

Many Android phone users want to keep their download and upload speed visible in the status bar. Some manufacturers integrate this function in their devices’ interface, but most don’t. So, if you want to take a look at your internet connection speed, you must open some specific apps. However, if …

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Fix: Your system is heavily damaged by four virus

You can fault virus creators for a lot of things, but not for their lack of creativity. Malware comes in all shapes and sizes, but so far the mobile realm has mostly seen scammers and cyber criminals plotting for ways to rip vulnerable victims off. Since the security is tight, …

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Fix: Fast Charging Not Working

Fast charging is a concept that was first invented by Qualcomm in 2013. Since then it was upgraded several times and was adopted in different forms by a lot of smartphone manufacturers. But most of us heard about fast charging as the hottest new feature introduced with Samsung Galaxy S6. Now, …

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How to Use IFTTT to Increase Your Phone Functionality

How often have you forgotten to put your phone on silent while you are at work? And, how many times have you forgotten to turn it on afterward? This, and many other similar examples are typical in our today’s life. We got tons of obligations, and it is not uncommon …

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Fix: Note 4 wont turn on

When it came out, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 was one of the most powerful Android devices on the market. Even though other flagships managed to beat it’s processing power, the elegant design still convinces a lot of people to invest in a Note 4. But all the specifications in the …

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Fix: Note 4 Battery Drains Fast

Some flagships somehow manage to remain popular years after the initial release and Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is one of them. With solid specs like 3GB of RAM, Snapdragon 805 processor, and an excellent Super AMOLED display, Note 4 continues to bring Samsung a steady stream of revenue. Samsung continues to …

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How to Create Custom App Shortcuts on Your Android Device

One of the most impressive things about Android is how easy is to modify and customize your phone according to your likings. With the right apps and a little time, you can make your smartphone look astonishing. But, do you really think that the most important thing is to make …

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Best Fitness Apps for Android 2017

Fitness is a great way to lose weight and improve your physical health. Regular exercising can also prevent heart diseases and high blood pressure. But, you already know that right? OK, did you know that fitness also has many benefits for your mental health, and it can literally add years …

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The Best Security Apps for Android in 2017

Android is the most widely used operating system on mobile devices today. And, that’s why it is the target for the majority of mobile malware. Despite Google’s efforts in securing their ecosystem, no system out there is 100% secure. If you own an Android device, you may be at risk …

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How to Play Youtube Videos in Background on Android

Youtube, without a doubt, is one of the most used apps for smartphones today. We all enjoy watching videos from our favorite channels and listening music with this fantastic app. However, I can bet that sometimes you want to play your favorite Youtube content in the background while doing some …

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How to Use Your Android as Remote Desktop

If you are a tech person, this will sound familiar to you. You are on the go, or doing some important meeting, and you need to access some files on your desktop computer. However, your computer is miles away from you, and there is no chance for getting the data …

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Fix: Failed to Obtain IP Address

As you know, relying solely on your mobile data plan for internet connections can make up for an unforgettable phone bill. If you don’t have an unlimited data plan, using Wi-Fi networks whenever you can is much more affordable and usually a lot faster. But what happens when your smartphone …

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Fix: ASUS Transformer Tablet Won’t Turn On

The original ASUS Transformer was certainly a technological revolution, as it took quite a while for the other competitors to catch up. But ASUS Transformer users are often faced with a problem where the device simply won’t turn on. Now the causes for this can be multiple, but most of …

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Fix: Sync Is Currently Experiencing Problems

Available in over 100 languages, Gmail is arguably the best free email client currently on the market. There’s no question that Google’s reach contributed greatly to its success, but let’s not forget the impressive list of features that keep Gmail clients happy. Mainly, the seamless integration between a whole plethora …

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Fix: Nexus 7 Won’t Turn On

Google Nexus 7 was, in its prime years, the ultimate compact tablet. Made possible by a collaboration between Google and Asus, it was the pure Android experience that many users craved. But the early days of Android weren’t as reliable as we might like to remember. Nexus 7 tablets and …

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Fix: LG G4 Won’t Turn On

Here’s one thing I’ve learned from being involved with mobile technology – no company is immune to technical malfunctions, no matter how hard they try. LG has put a lot of effort into making their phones as reliable as the technology allowed, but that doesn’t mean they won’t break down …

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How to Record Audio Above Certain Levels on Android

One of the main advantages of communicating digitally is permanency. If you talk to someone over email or in an instant messaging app, you will be able to retrieve the whole exchange anytime you want. But real conversations and phone calls are a different deal – once you’re done talking …

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Fix: Headphone Jack not Working on Android Phone

If music is a big part of your daily routine, then a problem with your smartphone’s jack is the least you could wish for. Unfortunately, headphone jack problems are not as uncommon as people think, and it might become extremely frustrating to pinpoint where the problem originates from. The issues …

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Fix: Facebook Notifications not Working

Missing out on a Facebook notification can have very unpleasant consequences. But figuring out why your smartphone fails to send push notifications for Facebook is no easy task, because the potential culprits are numerous. Your problem could be caused by a 3rd party app that manages background processes (Greenify or …

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How to Enable / Disable Smart Network Switch on Android

Originally released with Android 4.3, Smart Network Switch runs in the background and checks to see if your Wi-Fi internet connection is stable. On the off chance that it becomes unstable, it will automatically switch your smartphone to mobile data. The idea is to facilitate a good user experience and …

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Fix: Galaxy S8 Won’t Turn On

There’s no question that Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have impressive specs, coupled with a huge list of features and functionalities. But as with all electronic gadgets, some units are bound to stop working as intended. Some users have already reported that their Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus smartphones …

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