Android Device Manager Adds Lock Screen and Reset Password
No ImageWe recently covered how to use Android Device Manager to find your smartphone or tablet. It gave you the option to ring your device or completely erase it. Recently a new option has been added that allows you to remotely change the password and lock the screen.If you havent enabled it yet, check out... View more
What’s New in Android KitKat 4.4
No ImageThis week Google released the version notes for its latest build of Android, version 4.4 (KitKat). There are big improvements on both the developer and user side of things. Below well quickly outline some of the most noticeable changes for people picking up a KitKat capable phone such as the new Nex... View more
How To Encrypt Your Android Smartphone or Tablet
No ImageBefore making the decision of encrypting your tablet, you should think whether you think any of the data on it would cause you problems if it were to fall into the wrong hands. For example, do you store pictures you wouldn't want anyone else to see on your device or sensitive documents?From the mome... View more
Create an Offline Cache in Google Maps for Android
No ImageDo you have a Android phone or tablet that youd like to use for Maps on the go, but it lacks a mobile data connection? Have no fear, even after the update to version 7 Google Maps still offers a way to cache areas offline. This is great if you have a device such as the Note 10.1 tablet which has a b... View more
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