Monthly Archives: December 2017

Android

How to Unlock Lenovo K8 Note Bootloader

You can tweak your Lenovo K8 Note without hassle as third party support for this device is already available – in that respect, as always, all the credits should go to those of xda-developers as they are trying to develop the best tweaks for our Android based devices. Anyway, most of these tweaks can be […]

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[Deal] Grab Mint SIM’s extended holiday promotion through the end of the year

Mint SIM’s excellent Cyber Monday promotion offered three months of free service when you paid for three months in advance, and they’ve extended that offer through the end of the year. That means for the next few days, you can still pick up six months of service for a dirt cheap price. The deal works […]

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The Google Pixel 2 XL has changed how I take photos

I have loved photography ever since my grandfather got me into collecting old film cameras over a decade ago, but that love has never extended into mobile photography. For years, most of the photos you would find on my phone were of documents, notes, or something I wanted to remember for later. Sure, there were […]

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How to easily fake your location, without rooting your Android

Your Android device tracks your location to help you with things like navigation, but there are times when users might want to fake their GPS location. Maybe you want to access an app or a service which is not currently available in your area/country. Well you can do that by tricking your Android into thinking […]

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How to root the Samsung Galaxy S8 with SamPWND

While some of what root used to achieve has been baked natively into Android, there is still some considerable advantage to rooting your device. This guide focuses on achieving root and install SuperSu on the USA variant of the Galaxy S8. All the hard work was done over at XDA and you can see the […]

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Samsung rolls out Android Oreo beta 5 to Galaxy S8 and S8+

The final build of Android Oreo for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ got that little bit closer with the release of the fifth beta of Android 8.0. The firmware is marked as version ZQLE and is a rather sizeable at 613.40MB but includes a whole host of bug fixes from those labelled as device […]

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Huawei Mate 10 Pro coming to AT&T in February as Huawei pushes into U.S. market

Huawei is one of the largest smartphone manufacturers in the world. Despite that position, the company has had a difficult time cracking the U.S. market thanks to a variety of factors including lack of carrier support and the belief Huawei may be a nefarious actor working at the behest of the Chinese government. The latest […]

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Samsung rolls out yet another Android Oreo beta for Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus

In early November Samsung launched their public beta program for the Android Oreo update on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. In the close to two months that have elapsed since then, several updates have been released as Samsung works to squash as many bugs as possible before an official update for the […]

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9 cases to protect your OnePlus 5T from accidents

The OnePlus 5T is an excellent smartphone, but not without its faults. For example, the back of the phone is quite slippery, which can be conducive to accidents. Fortunately, this is a problem that can easily be solved with the help of a protective case. In the case of the OnePlus 5T, you have plenty […]

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Latest Open Beta for the OnePlus 3/3T brings a new Notes app, weather widget, and December’s security patch

Despite launching the official Oreo firmware to the OnePlus 3 and 3T handsets back in November, OnePlus is sticking with the open beta program for the two phones. As we near the end of 2017, OnePlus has begun rolling out Beta 29 for the OP3 and Beta 20 for the OP3T featuring an impressive changelog. The […]

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