Even if you don't actively theme your phone, you do actively lay out your home screen.
While we've spent a fair amount of time talking about themes and how to build them these last few months, there is one aspect of home screen launcher theming that we've been mum on: layouts, the way you arrange the apps and widgets on your home screen. This is in part because layouts aren't always a part of...
Instagram finally has added the ability to easily switch from one account to another without logging out, making life — or at least our social media life — easier for those of us who run Android blogs, have personable pets or suffer from alter egos.
And it's a pretty simple measure. Here's how to set things up to use multiple accounts on Android.
Hide the children and the chimichangas! Deadpool is coming!
The Merc with the Mouth is finally getting the screen time and saucy treatment he deserves! And in honor of our favorite fourth-wall-breaking super-powered anti-hero, we at AC want to help you deck your phone in Deadpool awesome. Today's theme is a little refined, a little playful, and all Android amazingness. Here's what you'll need...
Are you ready for some footbaaaaaaaaaaaaaallll???
With Super Bowl 50 nearly upon us, we want to make sure you're fully set to not miss a second of the action. We're going to run down how you can watch the big game live from your Android phone or tablet, and keep up to date on the latest developments.
Imperial or metric or British; what's your measure of choice?
Fitbit lets you decide how you want to measure things. So, whether you love inches and pounds and miles system, or you think that measuring weight in kilograms and distances in kilometers is where it's at, Fitbit has a setting for you. Let's take a look.
How to change switch between Imperial and metric length measurements in...
Track your way to your fitness goals using Fitbit!
Whatever your reason, you've to decided to track your fitness. Depending on your model, Fitbit lets you track steps, sleep, heart rate, and more. The handy app also helps you out with nutrition and meeting weight goals. All you need to do is download the Fitbit app and set up your account. And away we go!
How to download the Fitbit app...
Get your profile info up-to-date and get a handle on your Fitbit notifications.
Fitbit is an awesome tool for keeping track of your fitness goals. Here's how you can keep your account up to date.
How to edit your profile in Fitbit for Android
Fitbit is only as accurate as the data that you give it. Here's how to change the information in your profile.
Launch the Fitbit application from...
The more, the merrier! Add Fitbit trackers to your Dashboard or replace old ones for shiny new ones!
You may have more than one Fitbit device, depending on the day. Or, you may have recently upgraded and are chucking out the Flex for the heavy duty Surge. Either way, you'll want to pair your new device with the Fitbit app and maybe even replace your old device. The Fitbit app lets you do...
Set your own goals for your Fitbit fitness tracking.
The American Heart Association recommends that everyone take 10,000 steps per day, but you want to challenge yourself to do 20,000 steps in a day. Good on you! With Fitbit, you can customize your goals for steps and more. Let's get started.
How to change your steps goal in Fitbit for Android
This setting measures how many steps you take...
Track and log your fitness goals at a glance with the Fitbit dashboard.
Fitbit understands that you're busy and don't have time to hunt for information. That's why the Dashboard exists: it's the first screen you see when you open the app and it's got all your important numbers in one place. Even better, Fitbit lets you customize which goals the Dashboard shows you. Let's take a look.
Fitbit gives you all of the options — not only can you tell it where you are, you can tell it when you are.
Do you travel a lot? Changing time zones and locales mess with the body's circadian rhythms, and when you're jet lagged the last thing you want to do is work out. However, Fitbit can still keep on track to your fitness goals with a few adjustments.
How to turn automatic time zone on...
Compete with your friends with challenges from Fitbit!
Challenges are a great way to motivate you to complete your goals in Fitbit. Most of the challenges only work with two or more people, but there's one challenge where you can complete against just yourself. Whether you're the fiercely competitive type or you just enjoy challenging yourself, there's an option for you. Let's take a look at...
Eat healthier, move healthier, and be healthier with Fitbit.
Fitbit projects that it will have 40 million users in 2016. That's a lot of people who are using it to get healthier. Are you one of them? You are? That's great! Here's how you can get the most out of your Fitbit.
How to create a food plan in Fitbit for Android
How to change your water goal in Fitbit for Android
How to set a weight...
Fitbit friends make getting fit and healthy more fun!
The friendly rivalries you form often become the best encouragements for staying on track with your health and fitness goals. This is especially true on those chilly winter days when you would rather stay at home, toasty and warm under your blankets, instead of going on your morning run. Let's review the ways that friends can make your...
February is here, and that means it's time for the biggest game of the year.
Yep, it's Super Bowl time! You've got the big screen, you've got the snack foods, you've got the booze. But you're still missing something. Sure, you've got the body paint and jerseys ready to wear on game day, but what does your phone have? Well, you can douse it in a winning coat of team spirit to and show your...
Keep your work and personal data safe and secure without even having to send your phone to Kentucky.
Samsung's My KNOX is a free security platform that essentially partitions your phone's storage so that your business and work data are kept separate and secure.
It's totally free; all you need is an email address.
How does it work?
How to find and download Samsung My KNOX for Android...
Increase workforce agility and mobility by going BYOD.
If you're considering implementing a BYOD (bring your own device) policy in your workplace, there are a few things you should consider before diving in and giving employees' personal devices access to sensitive information. Do you have the right security in place? Are there any restrictions on device usage during work hours? Are you...
Replies, forwards, and attachments, oh my!
Your grandmother sent you an electronic birthday card. You want to say thanks, but your Samsung Galaxy phone is brand new and you can't figure out what the symbols in Samsung email do. It's simple once you know what they mean.
How to download an attachment in Samsung Email
How to reply to to an email with Samsung Email
How to forward an email with...
Let your personality shine!
Samsung Email lets you change your experience to fit your personality. You can edit your signature, change how your name appears on the messages you send, and even change the sounds that play when a message arrives.
How to change your signature in Samsung Email
How to change your display name in Samsung Email
How to change the email notification sounds in Samsung...
Send messages faster on the go with Samsung Mail.
Samsung Galaxy phones make it easy to stay in touch with your family, friends, and co-workers while you're on the go. Whether you need to email your boss yesterday's reports on your way into work, or you want to forward silly cat videos to your friends from the bus stop at 4 a.m., you can do it from Samsung Email.
How to compose and send a...