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10 best free calls apps for Android

Cutting the phone cord is easier than it has ever been, but did you know you can get phone calls for free? Here are the best free calls apps for Android!
by Joe Hindy2 weeks ago194

10 apps to send text and SMS from your PC (and other ways too!)

Tired of picking up your phone every time you want to read or reply to a text? Here are the best apps to send text and SMS messages from your PC!
by Joe HindyJune 22, 201757

Android O will help improve authentication of apps and services via SMS

Android O contains a new API that's designed to help improve authentication of apps and services with SMS-based verification codes.
by John CallahamMay 15, 20174

How to create an SMS app part 2 – intercepting messages, reading contacts and more

This is part 2 of our SMS app tutorial. Here, we look at intercepting messages in the background, organizing contacts, becoming the default app and more!
by Adam SinickiOctober 27, 20167
 
 

Google Messenger 2.0 goes live with smart redesign

Google Messenger has been updated from version 1.9 to version 2.0 and has undergone a subtle redesign, with a new icon, new color and new layout.
by Scott Adam GordonOctober 25, 201678

Google will soon let you text companies to communicate with them

Google has been experimenting with click-to-message ads for quite some time now, and it looks like the search giant is finally ready for a broader rollout.
by Brian ReighOctober 18, 201614

How to create an SMS app part one – sending and receiving messages

This is a full tutorial for a simple SMS messaging project. Learn to list, send and intercept messages and get to grips with Android's new permissions! Full code included.
by Adam SinickiOctober 13, 20167

Canadian court rules SMS messages are not necessarily private

The Ontario Court of Appeal ruled that the texts you send in private can be used against you in court, but it doesn't really mean Canadians should be worried about their privacy.
by Brian ReighAugust 10, 20167

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, 201639

How to recover deleted text messages on your Android phone

You never get used to that gut-wrenching moment when one realizes a very important SMS message or thread has just been deleted. What do you do now?
by Edgar CervantesMay 25, 201612
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