Tag Archive: Android

How to disable read receipts in WhatsApp for Android

List most messaging services, WhatsApp has a read receipts feature that lets you know when a recipient has read your message. But the feature isn’t liked by everyone, and if you feel like you’re being pressurized to respond to a message just because of read receipts, there’s an easy way to disable it in WhatsApp for Android.

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T-Mobile’s OnePlus 6T is getting updated to Android 10

The update for the OnePlus 6T initially began in November for unlocked models but was recalled once bugs were discovered.

What you need to know T-Mobile has started rolling out the Android 10 update for OnePlus 6T users. The release comes two months after OnePlus began rolling out its own update. The new update is also bundled with the December 2019 security patch.

OnePlus and T-Mobile are rolling out the Android 10 update to the T-Mobile two  [Read More…]

Pokémon HOME: How to trade Pokémon with other players on Android devices

You might just get some rare or shiny Pokémon while trading in Pokémon HOME.

After you’ve transferred your Pokemon over to Pokémon HOME from your 3DS or Nintendo Switch, the real fun can begin. Grand Oak wants you to complete the Pokémon HOME Pokédex, and one of the best ways to do that is to trade with other players. If nothing else, you might get lucky and receive a rare or shiny Pokémon via trade. There are  [Read More…]

5 Best camera apps for Android 2020

Cameras in today’s Android phones have improved a lot and with multiple lenses and bigger image sensors becoming mainstream in flagship devices, the stock camera app that comes with your Android phone won’t be sufficient to explore the full capabilities of your phone’s camera.

Thankfully, Android has a ton of third-party camera apps that are better alternatives to the stock camera app on your device and has more features and options that will help you to capture the best possible  [Read More…]

How to enable two-factor authentication in WhatsApp for Android

Whenever you’re setting up WhatsApp on a new phone, you’ll have to verify the phone number with a one-time password. WhatsApp also lets you add an extra layer of security in the form of a PIN. This way, you will have to enter the one-time password sent on your registered phone number, and a six-digit PIN as well before you can install WhatsApp on your phone. Here’s how to get started.

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Pokémon HOME: How to buy a premium subscription on Android

Pokémon collectors rejoice because Pokémon HOME is finally here. You may be wondering how to upgrade your membership to a premium subscription because the free version doesn’t really offer much. You can upgrade on any device that has Pokémon HOME installed, but we’ll focus on Android mobile devices here. To start storing up to 6000 Pokémon and transfer from your 3DS, you’ll upgrade your membership through the Pokémon HOME app. If you’ve already downloaded and set up your  [Read More…]

Google mistakenly teases Android 11 before taking down preview page

As you’d expect, the company quickly ‘fixed’ its mistake.

What you need to know The Android Developer Preview website was the subject of much curiosity earlier today. The page made several references to Android 11, fueling rumors of an impending Developer Preview for the next version of Android. The page was quickly taken down, though, with all mentions of Android 11 expunged.

Is a new Android Developer Preview afoot? Google’s website dedicated to Android previews certainly seemed  [Read More…]

How to set up payments and send money on WhatsApp for Android

WhatsApp Pay is launching officially this year, but in the meantime you can make payments on the messaging platform provided you’re in India. WhatsApp is using the country’s Unified Payments Interface (UPI) framework to facilitate money transfer. Here’s how you can get started with payments on WhatsApp.

Products used in this guide Smooth as silk: OnePlus 7 Pro (₹39,999 at Amazon India) How to set up payments on WhatsApp for Android

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How to schedule a text message on Android

In today’s busy world communicating with someone is as simple as taking your smartphone and sending a short message. However, most of us with a busy schedule often tend to forget to send an important message to someone at the right time and tell ourselves that we will send that message later and end up forgetting and getting into trouble more frequently than we might want to.

If this sounds like you and if you had ever wished that there  [Read More…]

Here’s how you can transfer your WhatsApp chats from iPhone to Android

Here’s how to make the switch.

WhatsApp is one of the more popular chat apps on the Play Store. This is largely in part due to cross-platform compatibility, but what are you supposed to do when switching from iPhone to Android? Despite Apple’s “walled-garden” practice for its apps and iCloud, there is a way for you to still transfer chats to your Android device.

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