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How to remove pre-installed apps and bloatware from Android without root

Most Android smartphone manufacturers load their smartphones with some of their exclusive apps while releasing them and many of this pre-installed Android apps are often locked by the device manufacturer to prevent the users from uninstalling them from their device.

While some pre-installed apps like file managers or Gallery apps are actually useful, not everyone wants a random app on their phone which they never use and just sitting there and running in the background potentially slowing down the performance  [Read More…]

Don’t set up camp without this discounted Portable Power Station for $110

Connect this generator to a solar panel to power it with the sun.

Camping is fun and all, but no techie truly wants to leave their devices at home or dead in the wilderness for days at a time. With something like the Jackery Portable Power Station Explorer 160, you won’t have to. This portable high-capacity generator is capable of charging everything from smartphones and tablets to laptops, drones, and the Nintendo Switch. While it normally sells  [Read More…]

AppOnboard lets you create app demos without coding knowledge

Everyone can share their ideas.

AppOnboard is a leading development platform for instant apps and app demos that transforms complex apps and games into lightweight native experiences. Today, the company announced the launch of AppOnboard Studio. AppOnboard Studio allows designers to build an app demo without engineering resources or the knowledge of how to code. That’s not all though, the team claims that this no-code tool also enables app demos to become shareable on social platforms and  [Read More…]

Whitestone Dome screen protector to work with Galaxy S10 fingerprint scanner without a hole

With the Samsung Galaxy S10 release swiftly approaching it is no surprise that accessories are already popping up. What is surprising is popular screen protector maker Whitestone Dome claims that its protector is the only one to work without a hole.

Not too long ago a video surfaced online showing the Galaxy S10 with a screen protector with a rather sizable hole for the in display fingerprint scanner. I found this to be quite the eyesore and I’m sure many  [Read More…]

Phiaton BT 120 headphone review: ANC without the anxiety

So close to being great.

Like so many technologies that trickle down from the premium segment to the mainstream, ANC, or active noise cancellation, is perhaps the most exciting for the average person. Planes, trains and automobiles aside, ANC is one of those features that comes in handy even one doesn’t expect it to.

At its core, the technology inserts low volumes of steady background noise to “cancel” out certain sound frequencies so the brain perceives them  [Read More…]

The Meizu Zero is the world’s first phone without a charging port

There’s also no speaker grill, SIM card slot, or physical buttons.

Chinese smartphone brand Meizu releases a lot of phones throughout the year that often go unnoticed by consumers in the West, but with the release of the new Meizu Zero, people all around the globe are taking note of the new device. Why? It’s the world’s first entirely holeless phone.

When Meizu calls the Zero “holeless”, it really means it. The Meizu Zero doesn’t have a  [Read More…]

Easily build your own websites without training for only $39

Having your own website is a great way to market yourself, and it’s essential if you want to make any waves today. Facebook pages for your business are fine to get started, and they’re great supplementary resources, but your own site shows credibility and effort. A well-built site is even better, but if you’ve never gone to school for web development and don’t know you way around Adobe Dreamweaver, then what are you supposed to do? Pay someone copious amounts  [Read More…]

Setting up your new Android phone isn’t complete without this!

You’ve moved your contacts and apps from your old phone to your new phone, but now it’s time to really unpack your new phone!

Setting up a new phone is like setting up a new apartment: there’s a lot to do and it can be easy to forget a few things along the way. Here at Android Central, we set up a lot of new phones during our device reviews — and of course as we play  [Read More…]

New year, new leaks: OnePlus 7 shows up without a notch or hole punch

No notch, no punch, and no big bezels in sight begs the question: where the heck is the OnePlus 7’s front camera?

The OnePlus 6T has been out for three months and we’re three or four months from the release of the next OnePlus flagship, the OnePlus 7, and so it’s time to call a plumber: it’s leak season. There’s not a whole lot we know about what features the 7 will have — though we’ve made quite the  [Read More…]

Got an older car without Bluetooth? You can still stream tunes — here’s how

We’re seeing more and more automakers incorporating Android Auto-compatible displays into their vehicles, allowing you to use Google Assistant to mirror popular apps for music, navigation, and communications right onto your dash. It’s a great way to safely use the functionality of your phone when you’re behind the wheel, but you don’t need to buy a brand new car to take advantage of Android Auto. The mobile app is really good and lets you customize your own setup  [Read More…]