Ryan Whitwam

Ryan Whitwam is a freelance science and technology writer based out of Saint Paul, Minnesota. Among other sites, he's written for Android Police, ExtremeTech and Tested.

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The 12 worst Android phone gimmicks once hailed as 'innovations'

The 12 worst Android phone gimmicks once hailed as 'innovations'

These were heralded as impressive new gotta-have-it features. In hindsight, they're pretty useless.

How to protect your privacy with a VPN on Android

How to protect your privacy with a VPN on Android

You don't necessarily have to spend money, but free VPN apps come with some drawbacks.

10 most botched Android device launches ever

10 most botched Android device launches ever

Hindsight is 20/20, but these launches were screwed up badly.

6 Android New Year's Resolutions to start 2017 off right

6 Android New Year's Resolutions to start 2017 off right

It's time to form some good Android habits.

10 must-have apps for your new Android phone

10 must-have apps for your new Android phone

Make your great new phone even greater by installing these apps right away.

The best Android apps of 2016

The best Android apps of 2016

The best apps from all year, in case you missed them.

12 tips and tricks to get the most from your LG V20

12 tips and tricks to get the most from your LG V20

It's a big phone with a big list of features.

10 things Google should add to Google Home right away

10 things Google should add to Google Home right away

Google Home has a good foundation, but it needs more features.

8 things Google Assistant does on Pixel that it can't do in Allo

8 things Google Assistant does on Pixel that it can't do in Allo

All Google Assistants are not created equal.

Hardcore fans mourn the death of Nexus by denouncing the Pixel

Hardcore fans mourn the death of Nexus by denouncing the Pixel

Not all Android fans are excited about Google's new phone, but they'll probably come around.

10 surprising and useful ways to use Google Assistant in Allo

10 surprising and useful ways to use Google Assistant in Allo

Allo is designed to show off Google Assistant. Here's some of the coolest stuff you can do with it.

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