How to Get a Mini App Drawer on your Navigation Bar (Requires Root)

Have you ever wanted the ability to launch your favorite apps directly from your navigation bar? Thanks to a new root-only app, it’s easier than ever before. Today, we’re teaching you how to get a mini app drawer on your … Read More

How to Install Unauthorized Apps on your Android Phone or Tablet

Google and Apple both strictly control the apps you can install on your iPhones and Androids. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Today, we’re teaching you how to get around the “walled garden” and install unauthorized applications on … Read More

Skype’s Co-Founder Launches Ultra-Private Text and Video Messaging Service

Privacy is one of the biggest trends in the app world these days. With many users concerned about government snooping, app developers have found a niche by marketing themselves as high-end security products. A new app called Wire created by … Read More

Flux Finally Arrives on Android – Requires Root to Work

If you’re like me, then you use software called F.lux on your computer. It dims your computer’s display at night, minimizing the blue color so you can fall asleep more easily. F.lux has been rumored to be coming to Android … Read More

Everything We Know About Android N So Far

The Android operating system is primed to receive another major update, currently titled Android N. Google recently released the Android N Developer Preview which provides an early view of what the final software might look like when it is released … Read More

New Stagefright Exploit Called Metaphor Could Leave 95% of Android Users Vulnerable

We’ve got a scary new Android exploit to warn you about today: the new Stagefright exploit is making headlines around the world for its ability to bypass Google’s ASLR. Is your Android vulnerable? Probably. To scare you even further, we’re … Read More

GravityBox App Lets You Easily Add App Shortcuts to your Lockscreen (Root Required)

Today, we’re telling you about another cool root-only app. GravityBox lets you add app shortcuts to your lockscreen for easy, instant access. The helpful Android customization is an Xposed module. It does more than just add shortcuts to your lockscreen … Read More

How to Take Full Advantage of Android’s Adoptable Storage Feature

One of the reasons Android’s first big advantages over the iPhone was that it let you add or remove storage using a microSD card. In recent years, Google has abandoned microSD cards in Nexus devices. But thankfully, not all Android … Read More

Top 7 Best Galaxy S7 Features You’re Going to Love

The Galaxy S7 is just around the corner. Not sure whether or not to get excited about this year’s flagship Samsung handset? Let’s take a look at 7 features I think you’re really going to like. Fast Wireless Charging The … Read More

F.lux is Finally Coming to Android (But You Need Root Access)

If you’re like me and you spend a lot of late nights on your computer, then F.lux is a life saver. Finally, the popular automated screen dimming software is coming to Android. F.lux, for the uninitiated, is desktop software that … Read More