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  1. Android News

    How to hide 'Apps are running in the background' notification on Oreo

    One of Android's long-time features is the ability for apps to run in the background to pull new information and deliver notifications. This comes with a cost for battery life, so in Android 8.0 Oreo the system notifies users when an application is running in the background.
  2. Android News

    How to mount network storage to the NVIDIA Shield TV

    Richard from Android Central takes a look at how to mount network storage to your NVIDIA Shield TV so that you can watch all of your favorite content.
  3. Android News

    How to use Oculus Touch like a Vive Tracker

    Cale from VR Heads has published a tutorial on how to use your Oculus Touch in a similar fashion as the HTC Vive Tracker.
  4. Android News

    How to install a Linux desktop on your Android device

    Adam from Android Authority has published an in-depth tutorial on how to install Linux on your Android device, giving you a desktop experience while you're on the go.
  5. Android News

    Become a power user with these Galaxy S8 & S8+ How To videos

    Joe from Phandroid has compiled a few videos to show you how to make the most out of your new Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus.
  6. Android News

    How to: Create and share lists in Google Maps

    Harish from Android Central has created an in-depth tutorial which explains how to create and share a list of your favorite places within Google Maps.
  7. Android News

    What to do when you've lost your Cardboard QR code

    Jen from VR Heads has published an in-depth tutorial on what to do if you happen to lose your Google Cardboard QR Code.