Android Apps

Own a Pixel or Nexus phone? You can now use Android Auto wirelessly

Tired of relying on cords and dongles to make the most of your Android Auto experience? Well, those days may be coming to an end at JVC and Kenwood now offer wireless Android Auto.

Wipe off that wing sauce and tap into the game with the 8 best Super Bowl apps

The Patriots and the Eagles will not take the field in Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII without their equipment, so be prepared for the big game on Sunday with these apps on your phone.

Santa Claus is coming to town: Get ready with these Christmas apps

Like it or not, Christmas comes but once a year. Thankfully, we've got a list of Christmas apps to help get you into the holiday spirit, just in case you want to track Santa or Grinch-ify yourself.

How to use Nova Launcher to become an Android superstar

Your phone is one of the most used possessions you have. Tired of staring at the same boring screen all day? Mix it up with our guide on how to quickly and easily set up a custom Nova Launcher interface!

Google adds Android app support to additional Chromebooks

Getting Android app support on the Chromebooks people already own has been a challenge, although Google promised support on 2017 and later Chromebooks. The list of Chromebooks that can officially run Android does continue to grow.

Yes, Android apps can run on your PC, and it's easier than you think

Ever wish you could install a particularly useful Android application on your Windows machine? Good news: It's possible. Here's a list of step-by-step instructions on how to do it.

Create and publish your own apps with the $15 Android development bundle

Android remains the most popular mobile OS worldwide. The $15 complete Android development bundle will help you master this platform, teaching you how to make and publish your own software in six comprehensive lessons.

How to get a refund from the Google Play Store

What do you do if you accidentally buy the wrong app or album? What if you decide you don’t want that game after all? Here’s how to get a refund in the Google Play Store for apps, movies, music, and in-app purchases.

Google idenfities dozens of Chromebooks that will support Android apps

Google announced last year that it was bringing Android apps to Chromebooks, but since then few Chromebooks have seen the feature. Now, however, we have a full list of Chromebooks planned to get Android app support.

How to hide photos on an Android phone and keep those saucy snaps private

If you’re worried about embarrassing videos or saucy snaps falling into the wrong hands, then you need to take action to safeguard them from prying eyes. Here’s how to hide photos on your Android device.

Google Play Store names apps and games nominated for its 2017 Play Awards

The nominees for this year's Google Play Awards include standout indie darlings, productivity powerhouses, apps with the power to produce positive social change, fun ways to learn a new language, and more.

How to kill Android apps and tasks running in the background

Are you having issues with your Android smartphone or tablet? Do you suspect there’s a rogue Android app running in the background? This guide will show you how to check and what you can do about it.