Your Android phone’s volume key can unlock your Google account

Google just made two-step verification a little easier for Android users. Android phones running 7.0+ Nougat or newer can be used as a physical security key to confirm a user’s identity when logging into a Google account with the Chrome browser. When…

Uber Eats improves order tracking so you can see where your pizza is

Uber Eats is rolling out a redesign and new features to help you track your meal from the second you tap the order button until it’s on your plate or in front of you in the container (no judgment here). Improved tracking will help you monitor the who…

How to Transfer Photos and Send Texts From Android to PC

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Cables are lame, and Microsoft knows that. That’s why Windows 10’s phone capabilities are attempting to bridge the wire gap between your smartphone and your PC. That includes transferring websites, images, and more from your phone to your PC via wireless transfer and by default. The following are three methods to transfer files and data seamlessly between your phone and your PC: Continue on PC to transfer browser tabs. Your Phone to transfer images and send texts. Action Center to transfer phone notifications. Note that these applications require an internet connection to function. How to Link a Phone to Your…

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10 IFTTT Google Assistant Recipes to Boost Productivity

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Staying productive is hard. Often, the sheer number of tools that we choose to use in the name of efficiency has a detrimental effect. That’s why services like IFTTT are so essential. They can remove the need for manual input, instead letting you automate large parts of your workflow. Today, it’s time to put Google Assistant under the microscope. How can IFTTT and Google Assistant work in tandem to make you more productive? Let’s take a look at 10 Google Assistant recipes on IFTTT. 1. Create an iPhone Calendar Entry Google and Apple don’t exactly have a history of playing…

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The 7 Best Recipe Management Apps to Replace Your Cookbooks

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How many times have you jotted down a recipe on a slip of paper, only to lose it when you actually need it? When your cookbook is stuffed with tons of sticky notes, loose-leaf papers, and old family recipes, its disorganization can drive you nuts. Luckily, installing a recipe management app on your smartphone can easily solve this issue. Recipe managers can help you find, create, and store recipes. You can even save handwritten recipes without typing them in one by one. The following recipe management apps will make cooking less of a chore and make you want to do…

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Android Notifications Not Showing Up? 10 Fixes to Try

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Android’s notification system is second to none. But it’s often tainted by custom manufacturer skins or glitches in a particular app. That sometimes leads to odd behaviors and delays, causing you to miss crucial alerts. But thankfully, you can try many fixes to get your notifications back to normal. Here are some fixes to try if you aren’t receiving Android notifications as usual. 1. Reboot Your Phone The first step towards troubleshooting any issue you face is ensuring it’s not a temporary hiccup. To do that, you’ll need to reboot your phone. Doing so puts an end to all background…

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