Android's sharing system is morphing into an unpredictable mess

Android's sharing system is morphing into an unpredictable mess

One of Android's most powerful elements is losing its edge as poor design practices spread surprisingly far.

06/19/18

Which Android phones get regular security updates? Here's a hint

Which Android phones get regular security updates? Here's a hint

A rare clue about the big picture of security update performance across the Android ecosystem.

06/14/18

How to get smarter missed call reminders on Android

How to get smarter missed call reminders on Android

Make missed calls much easier to manage with this simple Android enhancement.

06/12/18

3 huge ways Android's gesture navigation just got better

3 huge ways Android's gesture navigation just got better

Google's second Android P beta delivers subtle touches that add up to a major leap forward for the platform's new gesture navigation system.

06/07/18

iOS apps on Macs? Gee, that feels familiar...

iOS apps on Macs? Gee, that feels familiar...

Welcome to the world of cross-platform convergence, Apple. Come on in — the water's fine.

06/05/18

Give Chrome for Android an ultra-modern makeover

Give Chrome for Android an ultra-modern makeover

Get a taste of the future with this easy-to-implement sneak peek at Google's latest Chrome for Android refresh.

05/31/18

Gmail vs. Inbox: 8 productivity features Gmail still can't match

Gmail vs. Inbox: 8 productivity features Gmail still can't match

Gmail is better than ever, but its "experimental" email sibling has some organizational advantages that are tough to give up.

05/30/18

Fuchsia and the future of Android

Fuchsia and the future of Android

Google's mysterious new operating system is assumed to be a replacement for Android and Chrome OS — but what if the situation isn't actually so simple?

05/24/18

Will Android P lead to faster upgrades? 3 words to remember

Will Android P lead to faster upgrades? 3 words to remember

Everyone's talking about how Android P will mark the end of slow Android upgrades, but this saga has more layers than most people seem to realize.

05/22/18

Why Linux apps on Chromebooks are a really big deal (really!)

Why Linux apps on Chromebooks are a really big deal (really!)

Linux app support for Chrome OS may sound like a big heaping bowl of irrelevant geek stew, but don't be fooled: This move is enormously significant.

05/17/18

10 annoying things about Android P (that'll hopefully be fixed soon)

10 annoying things about Android P (that'll hopefully be fixed soon)

Android P isn't all sugar and diamonds. Can Google get these quirks worked out in time for the software's final release?

05/15/18

9 new Android P features that'll make you more productive

9 new Android P features that'll make you more productive

P is for productivity: These nine new Android P features will help you get more done with less effort.

05/10/18

In depth: 13 things to know about Android P gesture navigation

In depth: 13 things to know about Android P gesture navigation

After using Google's Android P beta for a day, one thing is clear: There's much more to the software's new gesture navigation system than meets the eye.

05/09/18

Quick tip: Gmail's new native offline mode is now available

Quick tip: Gmail's new native offline mode is now available

One of Gmail's most useful new features is available as of this week, but it's up to you to activate it.

05/08/18

LG's G7 ThinQ looks like a company flailing

LG's G7 ThinQ looks like a company flailing

LG's latest Android effort shows how hopelessly lost the company has become.

05/03/18

A better 'At a Glance' widget for Android

A better 'At a Glance' widget for Android

Keep tabs on your calendar and the weather with this enhanced alternative to Google's latest home screen widget.

05/01/18

Google weighs in on the future of Inbox

Google weighs in on the future of Inbox

With Gmail on the brink of a splashy relaunch, is Google's Inbox app as good as dead? Some fresh info and perspective.

04/24/18

Allo, goodbye: The craziest thing about Google's latest messaging pivot

Allo, goodbye: The craziest thing about Google's latest messaging pivot

The more things change, the more they stay the same.

04/20/18

9 Android settings that'll strengthen your security

9 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.

04/19/18

Before you panic: 6 things to remember about Android security

Before you panic: 6 things to remember about Android security

The next Android security scare will seem a lot less scary with these six critical facts in mind.

04/17/18

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