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Five Common T-Mobile Problems and How To Fix Them

Some issues are easy to fix once you know how!

Our Android phones and the cellular networks they use to communicate are some pretty complicated beasts. It takes a ton of parts and millions of lines of software code to make magic happen when you tap an icon or enter a phone number to use any of the services and apps we take for granted. Kudos to the folks doing all the hard work to make that  [Read More…]

BangGood is offering discount codes on a bunch of Le and Xiaomi products, get them while they’re hot! (Promoted Deals)

BangGood has offered a number of great deals for its 11th Anniversary Sale recently, and it isn’t done yet! Below you’ll find coupon codes for a number of Le and Xiaomi smartphones and headphones – already great prices in and of themselves! LeEco Le S3 Key Features: 5.5″ 1080p LCD display, 4/64GB RAM/ROM, Helio X20 Deca-Core […]

What are Adaptive Icons and why do I want them?

Android icons have always been a mess. Adaptive icons want to fix that.{.intro}

Android is an open system, and it’s a diverse system, especially when it comes to its apps and their icons. Some icons are lifted straight from the iOS versions of the same app. Some icons have unique and fun shapes. Some icons are completely flat, while others have deep drop shadows. Your app drawer on Android can look like a bit of a design style  [Read More…]

We asked for thinner and lighter phones — and now we complain about them?

You can’t always get what you want.

Over the past few years, there’s been a clear trend across the smartphone industry to go thinner, lighter and more compact in attempt to give you the most screen size per cubic millimeter of phone size. We were surprised when phones snuck under the 10 mm thickness threshold, and now 8 mm is about the norm. Bezels have consistently shrunk to accommodate ever-higher screen-to-body ratios. Battery capacities have generally stagnated  [Read More…]

Common OnePlus 5 problems and how to fix them

Everyone’s phone has a problem at some point.

When it comes to troubleshooting problems with a phone, there are so many variables it can be tough to figure out just what’s going wrong. Even if the OnePlus 5 itself may be solid out of the box, the way you’ve set it up, used it and installed apps to it could combine to create problems you may not be able to diagnose and fix yourself.

We’re here to  [Read More…]

Google and KISS made Live Cases, and you can buy them

This marketing opportunity was totally a coincidence.

Gene Simmons owns, and according to a blog post from Google really loves, Google’s Pixel. It’s a solid phone to be sure, and it looks like he’s a big fan of the camera which makes a lot of sense. The thing he really loves about his Pixel nowadays? The money he and his bandmates are going to make from the new line of Live Cases with Kiss artwork all over the back.

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Common LG G6 problems and how to fix them

Having issues with your LG G6? We’re here to help.

The LG G6 is a solid phone, and LG has regularly used the word “reliable” to describe its construction. But no phone is entirely immune to issues once people load it up with apps and data — and you may be running into issues with yours. Fear not! No matter the issue you’re having, there’s a good chance you aren’t alone and there are ways to fix  [Read More…]

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…]