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Android security updates

Monthly Android security updates are the most important, but you probably never get them

The smartphone industry is dominated by Android devices, but one thing you’ll have to deal with is that the…

Faiba 4G

How to check if your Android phone supports VoLTE calls on your way to Faiba 4G

Spoiler alert: Before I even get started with the “how-to” part of this article, let us not get our…

5 things you need to know about Android Oreo (Go Edition)

Android Go, which is essentially a “lite” version of the standard Android Oreo, is finally here with us….

Android tips and tricks

Top 10 coolest Android tips and tricks you probably didn’t know

One of the reasons Android is a very popular mobile phone OS is the wide range of possibilities the…

Why your next smartphone should have Android Oreo – and above – out of the box

The smartphone battle is taking a different turn. Tech giants such as Samsung, LG, Google, Motorola, Huawei, Xiaomi and…

Video on demand services – what are they and how do they work?

In Kenya, 7PM and 9PM are usually supposed to find you glued to a television set. Many a time,…

Understanding smartphone dual cameras

In case you missed it, Kenyan media personality Caroline Mutoko did an interesting “review” of the Samsung Galaxy Note…

Android Instant Apps: What are they and why do they matter?

Last year at Google I/O, Google made perhaps what was the most important announcement of the entire conference, Android…

5 Android security features meant to keep users safe on the platform

Besides rolling out Google Play Protect, Google has been releasing and continues to release several features that strengthen…

With Google Play Protect, Google is keeping alive a 5-year dream to make Android safe

The young ones who either didn’t have an Android smartphone 5 years ago because they were yet to come…