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Actually, Android IS optimized – Gary explains

by Gary Sims 3 days ago84 comments

Will ‘bezel-less’ be the big design trend of 2017?

by John Callaham 2 days ago90 comments

You can download Lineage OS builds this weekend

by Kris Carlon 2 days ago23 comments

LG G6 rumored to feature Google Assistant

by John Callaham 2 days ago16 comments
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Google Drive on Android now has a dedicated app and device backup section

Google Drive on Android has now added the Backups section previously available on the web client. It provides a simple way to manage device and app backups.
by Kris CarlonDecember 8, 201611

Backup your SMS, MMS and call log automatically – Android customization

It is always a good idea to keep all of your data backed up. This Android customization post will help you create an automatic backup of SMS, MMS and your call log.
by Jonathan FeistJune 5, 201635

10 best Android backup apps and other ways to backup Android!

Never forget to backup your devices, it's important! In this list, we'll check out the best Android backup apps and some other ways to backup too!
by Joe HindyApril 4, 201616

Google walks us through Android M’s promising Auto Backup for Apps feature

Google has detailed how its new auto backup for apps feature in Android M will work for users and developers.
by Robert TriggsJuly 30, 201511
 
 

Android customization – how to factory reset your Android device, and a few things you should do first

You've tried everything you can think of to fix a problem with your Android device, now it is time for a factory reset. Here is how it's done, and what you should do before you push ...
by Jonathan FeistMarch 19, 201514

Google buys Odysee photo sharing/backup app, rolls into G+

Google has confirmed its acquisition of Odysee, an app that automatically backs up smartphone or tablet photos and videos to a home computer.
by Robert TriggsFebruary 9, 20151

Helium Chrome app enables backups from any OS, even without root

Koushik Dutta's new Helium Chrome app enables Helium backups on your Android device straight from your web browser or Chome OS, even without root.
by Robert TriggsNovember 14, 20143

68% off 1TB of iDrive Online Backup

Secure your files and access them from all your desktops and mobile devices with iDrive, for a special price!
by AA DealsSeptember 15, 20145

How to use Titanium Backup

Titanium Backup is a very helpful tool for backing up your apps and protecting your handset from broken software, but it doesn't have the friendliest user interface. So here's a quick ...
by Robert TriggsNovember 4, 201316

How to use Carbon App Sync and Backup

In this How-to tutorial, we show you how to make the most of Carbon Backup on your Android devices.
by David GilsonApril 6, 20134
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