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Polar M600 review

by Jimmy Westenberg 3 days ago3 comments

Best Android phones (December 2016): our picks, plus a giveaway

by Team AA 3 days ago739 comments

Moto puts smartwatch development on the back burner

by Jimmy Westenberg 3 days ago7 comments

These are Google Play’s best apps and games of 2016

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Here are the videos you don’t want to miss this week – June 26, 2016

Moto G4 Plus review, best OnePlus 3 features, and talks about bloatware - here are the Android-related videos you don't want to miss this week.
by Jimmy WestenbergJune 26, 20161

Does bloatware drain your battery? – Gary explains

Bloatware is a universally hated thing, however there is lots of misinformation out there about it. Does bloatware drain your battery? Let's find out.
by Gary SimsJune 25, 201638

Verizon update to the Galaxy S7 adds bloatware with the capability to download further bloatware

DT Ignite is an app Verizon may have installed on your Samsung Galaxy S7, and it has the capability to download more apps without your permission.
by John DyeMay 9, 201641

How to stop Android apps running in the background

Feel like your smartphone just isn’t getting the same battery life that it used to? You may have rogue apps sucking your resources in the background.
by John DyeDecember 29, 201534

Beginner’s guide: 10 features every Android user should try

Want to unlock your Android device's full potential? There's a lot of work to be done, but let's start by giving you 10 handy tips that will take your experience to the next level.
by Edgar CervantesOctober 7, 20156

How to disable Android bloatware without root

Trying to get rid of that pesky bloatware? Not a problem! Click through to find out the best ways to get rid of unwanted apps without rooting your Android phone.
by Edgar CervantesAugust 6, 201528

Samsung to let Chinese users uninstall pre-loaded apps

In order to stave off an impending lawsuit, Samsung is to issue patches next month allowing Galaxy users in China to uninstall any unwanted preloaded app.
by Nirave GondhiaJuly 30, 201513

Samsung and Oppo sued over bloatware in China

The Shanghai Consumer Rights Protection Commission has decided to take legal action against Oppo and Samsung following complaints about unwanted apps.
by Robert TriggsJuly 3, 201535

Digital Turbine’s Ignite allows carriers to install post-sale bloatware without permission

Digital Turbine’s Ignite service allows carriers to push fast app updates to customers, however reports indicate that it's already being used to automatically install additional ...
by Robert TriggsDecember 1, 201413

Lollipop will try to make it easier to control pre-installed bloatware

Bloatware may be easier to control in Android's newest OS, Lollipop.
by William Neilson JrOctober 30, 201493
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