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Santa Phil Day 6: Win one of two Nexus 9 tablets and a keyboard folio

The Six Days of Santa Phil are coming to a close, and we're going out right. Up for grabs today are two 32GB Nexus 9 tablets. You've got the opportunity to win one, and someone...

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2 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Galaxy Note 4 Christmas Sales that you know of....?

First... Happy Holidays to everyone... I hope everyone is enjoying this time of year as I do... I just did a quick search on the forums and on the Web and wasn't able to find...

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2 min ago
Samsung Gear S

S-Health Steps not matching watch to phone

I have the Verizon Gear s and Note 4. The first few days the steps on the watch and phone were the same, now they are never the same. They have been off by as few as 15 steps to...

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2 min ago
LG G Pad 8.3

Small Update for the Verizon VK810

Just a heads-up & some quick info for those wondering what this update does: THE FOLLOWING CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE: • Redbox Instant is no longer supported • 4G LTE...

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4 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Is my Optical Image Stabilization working?? Seems like it's not, terrible pictures

Hi all, I've seen quite a few threads about the crappy pictures the Note 4 takes. I want to be understood here. My Note 4 takes a great picture..... IF I hold it with both...

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4 min ago
Moto X (2014)

Moto X 2014 Moto Voice - What custom phrase would YOU like to use?

I'm glad Motorola has come to their senses and allowed for a custom phrase to activate the phone. But when the feature finally does make its way onto my Gen 1 Moto X, I'm not sure...

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5 min ago
Android 5.0 Lollipop

Google Voice number as default outgoing call and SMS

I'm sorry if this is posted somewhere but I cannot find it. I thought there were improvements made in Lollipop dialer and Hangouts. Is there a way to make G Voice number show up...

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9 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Apps disappear

My apps disappear when I rearrange them. What could be the reason for this?

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11 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Quick Charging

Hey guys, I picked up a used Note 4 and it is awesome!!! The only thing is that they did not include the original charger. I would like to take advantage of the quick charging. ...

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12 min ago
Android Central Contests

Santa Phil Day 4: Win a (as in 1) ASUS ZenWatch

154797 We've reached Day 4 of our holiday giveaway, and I'm pretty excited about this one because it's smartwatch I've been wearing for the better part of a month now. (Well, not...

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14 min ago
General News & Discussion

Tapatalk 4.9.5.

Anyone NOT like the new Tapatalk. It does not delete the old one. I didn't get an update notification from the Play Store. Treated as 2 different apps. Only knew when I tried...

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14 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2

MS Office for Android Beta

Saw somewhere that the beta is released in play store but I sure can't find it. Also it may not be optimized for our 12.2 Note yet. I would like to see a review if anyone has...

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15 min ago
Google Nexus 6

Nexus 6 or Snapdragon 810?

I am at a critical crossroads in choice of phones. I have been using a Droid RAZR M as my daily driver for the last 2+ years as it was my upgrade on Verizon back when I was a very...

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16 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Who has encrypted their Note 4?

And what was the impact on performance etc? I'd like to do so but don't want to slow the phone down. From what I've read, the Note 4 should use the Qualcomm chip for hardware...

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16 min ago
Google Nexus 6

No free tethering with Nexus 6

Just a FYI. Just found out that its disabled. If I can't find a legal workaround this phone will go back. First vanilla android phone I have to have this stupid lock.

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17 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Extra battery kit back in stock!

This thing has been on backorder for almost 2 months. It's finally back and I snagged one using my 50% off code. Even though my battery normally lasts me more than a full day...

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18 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung Galaxy S6 Release Date and Spec Rumors

Samsung Galaxy S6 Release Date, Specs Rumors: As Expensive as LG G3? Agree that release date is far off. Probably April 2015. Speculation about specs on article interesting....

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18 min ago
General News & Discussion

New Tapatalk app for android is horrible

Why did they change it? It's horrible this new design.

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19 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S5

Why does google play suddenly interrupt while using my Samsung 5?

While messaging or using other apps on my phone, my phone will suddenly go to google play. How do I stop this? It is extremely annoying

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19 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S4

Phone freezes after latest update

My S4 constantly freezes. This only began about two weeks ago after installing the latest update. I have to remove the battery in order to restore functionality. Any...

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20 min ago
Android 5.0 Lollipop

OTA 5.0.1 today

I am not having any problems with my nexus four on lollipop and just got my OTA tweek (5.0.1) today. Loving it, lollipop is happening! Posted via the Android Central App

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20 min ago
General News & Discussion

Google Needs To Fix Some Issues for 1GB of RAM People

After having Chrome crash on me several times, and hearing about memory issues with the Moto G, and overall peeking into my RAM usage and seeing Google Settings take up nearly...

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21 min ago
Introductions

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Hello, I'm from Jevitek. A new indie development studio. I hope to keep in contact with gaming enthusiasts and other indie game developers. I intend to use the forums to let...

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23 min ago
General Help and How To

Battery Drain: Why does "Google Services" check my precise location every time I unlock my phone?

Hello, I own a Nexus 4 running Android 5.0 (rooted). In the past week, I have noticed that Google Services is draining my battery pretty quickly because it keeps checking my...

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24 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Buy the Note 4 on T-Mobile to use for AT&T...

Since AT&T wants to charge extra for this phone (I'm buying outright) could I possibly buy it on T-Mobile and use on AT&T? Will all features work? Has anyone done this with other...

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25 min ago
General Help and How To

Why there isn't a personal assistant for android?

I don't find a personal assistant for Android. I've been searching for those apps and found Skyvi which wasn't that very updated like Siri app in iOS platforms and was kinda...

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26 min ago
Google Nexus 7 Tablet (2012)

Digital Clock widget shows periods instead of minutes

Hi, recently I've noticed my digital clock is showing periods instead of minutes on the widget, and I have no idea how this happened. I looked through settings of the widget and...

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26 min ago
Google Nexus 4

Running hot after 5.0.1

I received the 5.0.1 update yesterday OTA on my N4. After I downloaded and installed my battery was sucked from 97% to 9% and my device was running extremely hot. I shut it down...

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26 min ago
Samsung Gear S

new at&t promo

At&t just started a promo where buying a new Sammy phone on next gets the gear s for 99.00 I just got the edge 2.5 weeks ago and called to see if I could get the promo.. of...

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26 min ago
Verizon

[Instruction] How to Keep Unlimited Data on Verizon

We all know that we want to keep our unlimited data plans if you are lucky enough to still have one and we also all probably don't want to pay full retail if we don't have to. ...

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29 min ago
Android 4.1 / 4.2 / 4.3 Jelly Bean

There is no SU binary installed, and SuperSU cannot install it.

Hi everyone, I finally caved in to ask for some help after spending hours searching the web. Phone information: Model number: SGH-T999 Android Version: 4.3 Problem...

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29 min ago
LG G Pad 8.3

LG G Pad 8.3 no sim card installed?

Bought the Note 4 from Verizon and they gave me a "free" LG G pad and it seems to be on their 4g and works great but says no sim card installed....is that important?

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29 min ago
The Marketplace - Buy, Sell & Trade

Iphone 4S and Iphone 5 (Fair Condition)

Item Description: I'm selling an Iphone 4S 8GB (I think) and an Iphone 5 16GB Price: Both phones for $225 or OBO Locked to AT&T Condition: 6/10 The iphone 4S the...

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31 min ago
Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Rear camera glass crack

I dropped my phone and cracked my rear camera glass.. i did some research and it seems like it's a pretty easy repair if you have the replacement parts but i could not find...

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31 min ago
Google Nexus 4

Lost storage space?

Hey guys, so my N4 had around 1.4 gb of storage space on it. I attempted to download a game that was 1 GB. While it made it through around 70%, my work WiFi cut off and the...

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31 min ago
Games

[GAME] Stinky Monsters

Good morning! I want to tell you about my new game Stinky Monsters. This is a cute and none violent shooter for everyone. The story goes like this: "There are monsters in...

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33 min ago
Games

Rotorcraft - Facebook Multiplayer Game with Friends

"Brick Rotorcraft Seasons " is a addictive game which involves to help the tiny colored bricks to reach the top. This free app involves good graphics , Smart thinking to avoid the...

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34 min ago
Samsung Galaxy S5

Font color change?

Is it possible to change the font color on apps and clock on your home screens or are you just stuck with white?

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34 min ago
Games

[FREE] Red is Bad

Red is Bad Red is Bad! Use your finger to move the ball and throw away physics objects! ►Get it on Google Play ►Play the web...

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35 min ago
Google Nexus 5

Nexus 5 Battery with 5.0

I have had a G1, myTouch, nexusS, and a now Nexus5, and never have any of those phones not made it an easy 24 hours with a full charge. Yes, 8 of those hours I was sleeping along...

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38 min ago
Google Nexus 5

Not getting lollipop update on my new Nexus 5

Hey guys I recently purchased Nexus 5 and it was KitKat 4.4.4 out of the box. And when check for updates....it says... system is upto date. I have done factory reset also. What...

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40 min ago
Google Nexus 5

5.0.1 OTA confirmed

I just finished updating. And, so everyone knows, I am stock unlocked. Now to see if anything has changed. My wife also got her OTA at the same time. Posted via the Android...

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41 min ago
LG G3

LG G3 Wireless Charging

Hi I have a Qi wireless charging pad (Ebay) which worked with my phone for 2 days, very fussy about its position on the pad. After 2 days the pad refused to charge the phone. So...

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42 min ago
Nexus 6 Accessories

Recommended Case?

I'm getting a Nexus 6 for my birthday/Christmas. I'm quite clumsy when it comes to phones, so I definitely need a case. Recommendations?

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42 min ago
OnePlus One

Google's Email app isn't compatiable with CM 11

That's just a warning for people who rely on that app. That was a harsh surprise as I use that for Exchange email and calendar.

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43 min ago
Google Nexus 6

When will the Motorola Site have Nexus 6's in stock?

When will they get new inventory in?

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43 min ago
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