Tag Archive: Device

Recording device audio may soon be possible on Android 11’s screen recorder

It will also be able to show taps on the screen.

What you need to know Google looks to be working on adding the ability to capture device playback to its screen recorder. The feature isn’t available in Android 11 Developer Preview 2. However, some code in the SystemUI files shows the feature is currently under progress.

If you like sharing videos of your virtual triumphs in mobile games, Android 11 may bring with it a much-needed  [Read More…]

Here’s how you can jailbreak an iPhone using your Android device

The newest Checkra1n update is still in Beta, but could prove monumental…

What you need to know Checkra1n is the newest jailbreaking tool for iOS. It’s an update to the Checkm8 bootrom exploit and works on iOS 12.3 onwards. You can now use an Android device as the tether when you jailbreak.

The latest jailbreaking tool for iPhone, Checkra1n, allows users to jailbreak an iOS device using Android.

As reported by Cult of Mac:

Checkra1n, the newest  [Read More…]

It’s easy to use an Xbox One controller with your Android device

Did you know it’s possible to use an Xbox One controller with your Android device? That’s because, as of the release of the Xbox One S, Microsoft started outfitting its Xbox One controllers with Bluetooth radios. While this feature was made mostly for PC gaming, you’ll be happy to know that it works surprisingly well with Android phones. While there may be more appropriate controllers for mobile gaming available, this is a nice trick to have in your  [Read More…]

Get rid of those duplicate contacts on your Android device today

When it comes to our Android devices, we tend to go through and organize everything, including changing all of our settings and anything else. However, for some reason, the organization of our contact list feels like a chore, and we end up with duplicate entries for just a single person. Thankfully, the days of having to go through and find every single duplicate manually are gone, as there are apps that do the hard work for us.

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These are the best apps for your Android device — period

Make your Android app experience a good one.

Our phones are pocket-sized supercomputers with professional-grade cameras and battery for days, but without the apps to take advantage of it, what would be the point? There are millions upon millions of Android apps that transform our phones from shiny glass slabs into productivity powerhouses, and over the last year, these are the apps that have seized the day and made our lives easier, faster, and better.

Work smarter, not harder  [Read More…]

Running out of storage on your Android device? Here’s what to do!

One of the most important features of your smartphone is its storage. This is how you download your favorite apps, save all of your special photos, download music playlists for long road trips — you name it. The longer you hold onto your phone, the more likely it is you’ll start to run out of space at some point down the road. Should you find yourself in this situation, here are a few tips on how to free  [Read More…]

These apps are the best way to consume news on your Android device

Keeping informed on the go is one of the many things that our smartphones are incredible tools for. During the everyday hustle and bustle, it’s easy to ignore the world around you, but the news is everywhere, including on your phone. These are the best news apps for your Android device today!

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Staff Pick

In addition to giving you quick access to the top daily headlines, Google News has a “For  [Read More…]

Stadia will preserve game instances if someone casts to a device in use

Stadia is smartly combating a problem before it begins.

What you need to know Google Stadia releases on November 19th. It is a game streaming service that can stream through Chromecast. Stadia’s servers will keep your game running for 10 minutes if someone casts to a device you are using and takes over the screen.

Worried about someone casting to your device while you’re in the middle of a game being streamed with Google Stadia? The company  [Read More…]

Download your favorite Disney+ movies and shows right on your iOS device

Disney+ is finally here, bringing all the Disney content we can handle, including offerings from Pixar, Lucasfilm, Marvel, National Geographic, and Fox. Since there are decades worth of stuff to watch on this streaming service, your watch list is bound to be huge, and viewing all of those shows and movies is sure to eat up your data if you’re not on Wi-Fi. Fortunately, there is the option of downloading videos directly to your device (as long as  [Read More…]

Do I need another Apple device to use Apple Music for Android?

Best answer: No. You don’t not need an Apple device in order to sign up or use Apple Music on an Android device.

Get the music pumping: Apple Music ($ 10 per month at Apple) Apple brings Music across the border

When Apple bought Beats in 2014, it wasn’t clear whether the Beats Music Android app would survive the integration. But when Apple launched Apple Music in mid-2015, the Android app stayed intact, and has been improved  [Read More…]