Monthly Archives: July 2017

Android

Serious about photography? Grab this mobile phone Gimbal stabilizer for $60 off! (Promoted Deal)

Phones are getting better and better cameras. There are many phones that can completely replace top end prosumer DSLR at this point. The Pixel, HTC U 11, and LG G6 all stand out as strong competitors from the past year, but even the Moto Z from last year was good enough for Sports Illustrated to […]

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How to Root the Sony Xperia XA Ultra on Android 7.0 Nougat OS

Gaining root access on Android 7.0 Nougat is quite tricky especially if you are trying to use the root methods that used to work for earlier versions of the Android system. So, for making things work you should use a root tutorial that is compatible with your Sony Xperia XA and with the new Android […]

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Install TWRP Recovery on Sony Xperia XA Ultra (for Android 7.0 Nougat OS)

On Android 7.0 Nougat the Sony Xperia XA Ultra is harder to tweak than it used to. So, if you need our help on learning how to perform various custom operations on your phone after updating to latest Android OS, you are in the right place. In that respect today we will be checking on […]

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That status bar on the Essential Phone is thick

Usually it’s a phone’s body we measure for thickness to judge. The Essential Phone, however, is making us question status bar thickness moving forward. No, the Essential Phone hasn’t been canceled. It’ll be released when the company finishes field testing on global networks. See, there’s been a bit of confusion surrounding Essential’s first consumer-ready device. […]

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Bluetooth battery level indicators are finally coming to Android

It’s a feature that has been on the Apple iPhone forever and if you’re reading this and thinking “well, my Android device has that”, then that’s because some OEM’s have included it in their skin. However, officially, stock Android does not include a battery level indication for connected Bluetooth devices. This simple icon provides an […]

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Manually Install Official Android 7.0 Nougat on LG V10

The LG V10 received the official Android 7.0 Nougat OS. Along with the LG G4, the V10 can be updated automatically via OTA. However, since the OTA can be applied only in certain conditions the best way in which you can complete this update operation is by following a manual procedure. Therefore, that’s exactly what […]

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Update Xiaomi MI 6 with MIUI 9 Beta ROM

Xiaomi is still working in developing a fully stable and smooth MIUI 9 update for the MI 6 (and for other devices too), but since the software is still under development stage maybe you might want to help them out. How can you do such as thing? Well, that’s easy: you can test the MIUI […]

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This $29 interactive web developer bootcamp gives crash courses in HTML, CSS, Java, and more

Ever thought about building your own website? Not with a cookie cutter template, existing platform, or turnkey solution, but with code. What’s stopping you? If you said it’s because you don’t have any experience, we’ve got you covered. Our Deal of the Day is a $29 bundle of training that covers full-stack web development. Indeed, […]

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Install MIUI 9 Beta on Redmi Note 4X

The new MIUI 9 OS is still under development stage. However, if you just can’t wait and if you want to try and test the upcoming update right away, on your own Redmi Note 4X, then you can choose to flash and use the beta release. Thus, in that respect, I am here to assist […]

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Update Huawei P9 to Android 7.0 Nougat using Official EMUI 5 Firmware

If your Huawei P9 is running on stock EMUI 4 then the official EMUI 5 OTA should be automatically installed on your device. However, since the EMUI 5 firmware was officially rolled out from a while now, if you are still waiting for the very same Android 7.0 Nougat notification, maybe a good idea will […]