Tag Archive: Them


Common Moto G5 problems and how to fix them

If you’re having issues with your Moto G5 or G5 Plus, we’re here to help.

The Moto G5 and G5 Plus are great new additions to the Moto G lineup, but that doesn’t mean they’re not without their issues. Whether it’s erratic Wi-Fi connectivity, background noise in videos, or issues with the bundled TurboCharger, you can rely on a workaround to solve the problem.

Here are some of the common problems affecting the Moto G5 and G5  [Read More…]

Common Galaxy S8 problems and how to fix them

If you’re having trouble with your phone, we’re here to help.

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are great phones, but no device is perfect and there’s a chance you may be having some issues with yours. Lower than expected battery life, performance issues, running out of storage, problems with radios and more can all effect the Galaxy S8 just as they do any other phone, but all of these issues have potential fixes.

While it’s difficult to  [Read More…]

Android Wear 2.0 Complications are great. It’s a shame we can’t use them.

I’m not into ‘complicated’.

Despite my penchant for detailed themes with lot of steps, I’m really a girl who likes things to work and work easily. When I got an LG Watch Style and started browsing for watch faces, I was excited to finally have complications that would work the same across every watch face. I was excited to have the same complications available to all watch faces rather than just the options a developer included in  [Read More…]

Home screen layouts and how to theme them

Making your home screen look pretty is not a requirement. Putting things on it is.

Even if you don’t actively theme your phone, you do actively lay out your home screen. Layouts are the way you arrange the apps and widgets on your home screen. We don’t talk about them nearly as much when theming as we should. In fact, I try to avoid specific layouts in my themes so they are more accessible to users of  [Read More…]

Google’s #MyAndroid Taste Test gives bad results. Here’s how to make them better

Had a taste of Android theming with the #myAndroid Taste Test?

Android has always been a bastion of customization, but it hasn’t exactly been well-advertised, by Google or by the various manufacturers that ship it on their devices. Google is now looking to highlight that flexibility and creativity with its new #myAndroid campaign, looking to showcase how diverse and delightful our home screens can be when we add our own uniqueness to them.

Google has even devised  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S8 cases video leak compares them to the Galaxy S7, Note7

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is one of the most anticipated flagship phones expected to arrive in the first part of 2017. As the Galaxy S8 launch is getting near, we’ve seen the lots and lots Galaxy S8-centric leaks allegedly showing us bits and parts of the upcoming phone. Well today our friends from Mobile Fun have

Common Moto G4 and G4 Plus problems and how to fix them

Facing issues with your Moto G4 or G4 Plus? Here are the most common problems, and how to fix them.

The Moto G series epitomizes the budget segment, and the Moto G4 and G4 Plus build on that tradition by offering great features at an affordable price. Both phones have been in the market for over six months, and have their share of problems — both hardware and software. Some have been addressed with software updates, with  [Read More…]

Common Galaxy S7 problems and how to fix them

The Galaxy S7 is an awesome phone, but it’s not without its problems. Here are some of the most common issues and how to fix them.

Back in March of last year (has it been that long already?!), the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge launched to outstanding reviews and plenty of plaudits for both its hardware and software. But given that the phone is approaching its one-year anniversary, it’s not surprising that some issues — both  [Read More…]

Common Amazon Echo problems and how to fix them

What to do when your Amazon Echo isn’t working right?

The Amazon Echo and Echo Dot are the best voice-controlled smart home speakers you can buy. They work with many different smart home products and services, and there’s a bunch of really cool stuff you can do with them.

But as we all know, it’s not always sunshine and roses with technology. Things fall out of sync or stop connecting and when they do it can be  [Read More…]

Using folders on your home screen and how to make the most of them

Folders are kinda like TARDISes.

They’re bigger on the inside, have a lot of cool toys hidden inside, and are easily disguised and overlooked. Folders are by no means a new concept for launchers, but they come with no small amount of stigma, especially when it comes to their looks. Thankfully, there are a few tricks for both using them and theming them that might help you learn to bite the bullet and fill up some folders.

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