Flashing a Custom ROM isn’t difficult, but it also isn’t always straight forward. In this video, XDA TV Producer TK gives a generic overview of the process. He explains the reasons for the many steps you will find in flashing a Custom ROM. While this video won’t give you the exact steps for your device, the foundation taught in this video will help you understand what you are doing.
I use mint.com heavily to track and audit our budget. The article below has some wonderful ways to use some slightly more advanced features.
Mint is a great tool for basic budgeting, and you can really optimize it by making the most out of some of its features. With a little tagging, categorizing, and organizing, you can easily customize your Mint experience to your liking.
Even if you don’t do anything to earn bonus space, the most basic plans from the services we’ve listed in this article combined would give you over 100GB of storage without lifting a finger. However, you can raise that number by quite a bit with minimal amounts of effort.
Android tablets get a bad rap but there are actually quite a few apps that have been designed or optimized for tablets. In this follow up to our fourth annual Lifehacker Pack for Android, we’re taking a look at the best apps for bigger screens.
The Lifehacker Pack is a yearly snapshot of our favorite, must-have applications for each of our favorite platforms. If you’re curious to see how things have changed this year, here’s last year’s Lifehacker Pack for Android. For our always-updating directory of all the best apps, be sure to bookmark our Android App Directory.
Here’s a helpful list of voice commands for Google Search and Google Now.
Is your contract up? Are you just looking for a new phone? Head on over to Engadget’s smartphone buyers guide.
I’m partial to the S4, but there are lots of others to see!
I’ve used this on every phone and tablet that I’ve had, and it is always one of the first apps that I re-installed even when I had to go the Beta website to get it.
It is now available for everyone through the Play Store. Head on over and pick it up while it’ still only 1$.
Engadget does a great run through on the new and only slightly older tablets up for sale.
Android, it’s my favorite mobile OS. The first thing I do with a new phone is root it. However you may not want or be allowed to root your phone. In that case here is a handy list of apps to help your phone.