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by Robert Triggs 3 days ago88 comments

New LG G6 photos surface

by Kris Carlon 2 days ago79 comments

How to set up payments and shop with Google Assistant on Google Home

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Google seeking input on what to do with Pixel 2

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Android sensors, what are they and are they working? – Android customization

Having trouble with the sensors on your device, or just curious how they work, use this Android customization app to check in on your Android sensors. From the Gyroscope and Barometer ...
by Jonathan FeistAugust 4, 201610

How to improve GPS Signal on your Android Device

Sometimes your GPS on your device just is not accurate, here are some ways to improve the accuracy as well as calibrate the compass. It's easier than you think.
by Alex MullisJuly 28, 20164

Using the Awareness API in your Android app

The Awareness API was introduced at Google I/O 2016 and provides a method for apps to get a more accurate idea of what's happening around it. This tutorial demonstrates how to add ...
by Obaro OgboJuly 25, 20162

This navigation app keeps you out of high-crime areas in real time

RedZone is a suitably-named navigation app that helps keep you safe by steering you clear of high crime areas with real-time updates.
by Kris CarlonApril 15, 201616
 
 

10 best GPS app and navigation app options for Android

These days most people use Google Maps or Apple Maps but are always curious what their navigation app options are. In this list, we'll show you the best!
by Joe HindyApril 14, 2016108

If the police knock on your door looking for a stolen phone, this might be why

"Find My Phone" apps are responsible for a spate of cases where innocent people are being accused of stealing phones because of bad app data.
by Kris CarlonJanuary 22, 20166

Waze meets Rio officials after user killed during navigation

Mapping application Waze has met with state and municipal officials in Rio di Janeiro, Brazil, following the death of a 70 year old woman who was redirected to a notoriously dangerous ...
by Nirave GondhiaOctober 8, 201517

How to get and use location data in your Android app

A tutorial discussing how to fetch and use location data in an Android app. Learn to use the various location providers, and how to receive regular updates.
by Obaro OgboJuly 15, 20153

How to manage your Google location history – Android customization

When is the last time you checked out your saved Google location history? This Android customization post shows what you can do with, and how to manage your Google location history.
by Jonathan FeistMay 7, 20154

TomTom re-launches Go Mobile navigation for Android

TomTom is back with its new Go Mobile Android app, offering offline maps, real-time traffic updates, speed camera warnings, and save-able locations.
by Robert TriggsMarch 25, 201512
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