Whether it’s a pesky sales call or someone you just don’t want to talk to anymore, blocking a number on your Android phone can be a great time saver and help you avoid unwanted calls. No matter what your reason for blocking those calls, you have a few different options to blacklist or block a number on Android.
Android recently released a new update for their mobile powered devices: Android 5.0 Lollipop. This update is one of the biggest Android users have seen in quite some time and comes with a number of great new features. Android 5.0 Lollipop, while currently only available on select phones, provides a better solution for many mobile users. If you haven’t been notified about the update, be patient as Google staggers the release to avoid slow run times and download speeds. While you wait, though, here are some of the great updates you can expect:
If you’re like many modern workers, you enjoy or find it necessary to do work from home or other locations besides the office. Often, this means carrying around a laptop and depending on where you work and the type of work you do, this could mean carrying around a heavy laptop. It’s no secret that many workplaces are turning to tablets to get work done by allowing workers to be more productive in remote locations. But how does your iPad actually connect to the internal network? If you’re an Apple user, you can use the VPN with your iPad.
Have you ever found yourself needing a little extra light while searching for something in a dark room? Maybe you didn’t want to wake anyone up. Or, perhaps you just couldn’t locate the light switch. No matter your reason for needing that light, you probably just turned on your smartphone’s flashlight app. For some smartphone users, this means turning on the app that you specifically downloaded from the app store. But, did you know that could actually be a really bad thing?
In order to understand why you should root an Android device, you should first understand what it means. You should also understand the risks you are taking by doing such an action. And finally, what benefits might you gain or lose from rooting your Android device?
Art and Dalvik are both runtimes for Android, which is a reference to how long it takes for a program to actually run. When it comes to Android Operating Systems, two different runtimes are used: Art and Dalvik. Runtimes are essentially the behavior of an operating language.
The iOS 7 update for iPhones saw a lot of changes. Some of them may have been subtle and gone unrecognized while other changes might have been a little more difficult for you to get used to. But, one thing is for sure, the latest iOS 7 Maps app update makes interacting with the app so much better. From turn-by-turn features to 3D views to the incredible new Flyover Feature, there is a lot to learn and explore with this app.
Google’s new Android 4.4, or KitKat, operating system comes with some sweet new features that are going to enhance the ways users are able to interact with their devices. While some of the updated features of the KitKat OS are more behind the scenes, the operating system is coming with a lot of great changes that users should be excited about.