How to backup images in device folders to Google Photos

How to backup images in device folders to Google Photos

Take control of whether or not to save your screenshots, Instagram photos, or other groups of images.

08/19/2016

How to check transit times in Google Maps

How to check transit times in Google Maps

Use your smartphone to find out exactly when the next train or bus is coming with this handy feature that's built in to Google Maps.

08/08/2016

How to find out everything Google knows about you in the new My Activity dashboard

How to find out everything Google knows about you in the new My Activity dashboard

Google has consolidated the data it has on you into an easy-to-use interface to find, browse through, or delete your digital history.

07/08/2016

How to set up two-factor authentication on your Google account
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How to set up two-factor authentication on your Google account

Keep your Google account data safe with this essential security feature.

06/21/2016

How to find out if you have the latest Android security patch

How to find out if you have the latest Android security patch

Software updates don't always guarantee you're up to speed with security. Here's where to look.

06/20/2016

How to set up Android Pay on your Android phone

How to set up Android Pay on your Android phone

It's time to discover the convenience of paying for stuff with your smartphone.

05/25/2016

How to assign a nickname to your Android contacts

How to assign a nickname to your Android contacts

Tell Google to 'call my wife' or 'text my brother' by issuing the right voice commands to the Google app.

05/10/2016

How to turn on 'Ok Google' detection

How to turn on 'Ok Google' detection

Get an answer to any question that's on your mind, even if your phone's in sleep mode.

05/10/2016

How to send all calls from specific contacts to voicemail

How to send all calls from specific contacts to voicemail

If there's a certain someone you'd rather not talk to, you can automatically direct their calls to your voicemail inbox.

05/09/2016

How to fill out and sign digital documents on Android

How to fill out and sign digital documents on Android

You can sign your life away right on your phone with these finger- and stylus-friendly apps.

05/04/2016

How to add a contact to your Android home screen

How to add a contact to your Android home screen

Call or text that someone special right away thanks to these handy widgets.

04/25/2016

How to switch to guest mode when you let someone borrow your phone

How to switch to guest mode when you let someone borrow your phone

Keep your selfies and other personal information private by restricting access to your personal account.

04/14/2016

20 tips and tricks to get the most from your Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge

20 tips and tricks to get the most from your Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge

That powerful new phone isn't truly yours until you customize it!

03/31/2016

How to redeem a Google Play Store promo code

How to redeem a Google Play Store promo code

Developers can now toss out freebies with new app promo codes, so if you happen to score one here's how to redeem it.

03/11/2016

How to print from your Android phone or tablet with Google Cloud Print

How to print from your Android phone or tablet with Google Cloud Print

Sometimes you just gotta have a hard copy, so here's what you need to do for printing success.

03/08/2016

How to add a web site to your Android home screen with Chrome

How to add a web site to your Android home screen with Chrome

With just a few steps you can put that favorite website of yours just one tap away.

03/07/2016

How to change the default search engine in Chrome for Android

How to change the default search engine in Chrome for Android

Google may rule the roost on Android, but sometimes it's good to explore what's outside of the nest.

03/07/2016

How to add widgets to your Android home screen

How to add widgets to your Android home screen

Don't settle for a standard grid of icons—add live information or quick actions to make your Android device more lively and useful.

02/26/2016

 How to properly clean and sanitize your smartphone

How to properly clean and sanitize your smartphone

Your phone goes everywhere with you. Do you have any idea how many germs are crawling all over that thing?

02/09/2016

How to browse with incognito mode  in Chrome for Android

How to browse with incognito mode in Chrome for Android

Here's how to put Chrome's private mode to work, with details about what it will and won't do to protect you.

01/29/2016

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