Increase the security of your Android phone by locking the apps on it -

Are you concerned about the security and privacy of your Android phone? I was, but by installing one app it was possible to lock access to any app and feature on the phone. Security problems are over!

Bubble Zoom comes to your favourite comics in Google Play Books

Do you read comics on your Android phone or tablet? Google just solved one of the most annoying problems and Bubble Zoom makes comics 100% better. Here’s how it works on your device.

Keep your children safe - top apps and advice

Some people lament the technological age and how the children of today are glued to their tablets and phones, but these devices can offer more than just entertainment. With the right app, you can actually use the smartphones to keep your children safe. The world is a dangerous place, but these five apps will provide you with important information that just might save your child’s life.

Two free music streaming apps for Android

There are some excellent free music streaming services like Google Play Music, Spotify, Deezer and others, but if you want music without the subscription, here are two free apps for Android.

Which messaging app from Google should you use?

Google has three instant messaging apps that enable you to chat to friends, relatives and work colleagues - Hangouts, Messenger and Allo. Which im app should you use and why? It is a confusing situation!

Cozi Family Organizer App

There’s a lot involved in running a household. A lot of task lists, calendar events, shopping lists, birthdays and more. Cozi Family Organizer helps you organize your family and household details across multiple devices - Android, iOS and more.

Make sure you get all your jobs done today with these four amazing motivational apps

Successful people tend to have plans, tasks and habits that they stick to. They have discovered what works best for them and they stick to it. These four apps can help you to be successful too.

Switch the Box is a great puzzle game for Android phones. It's free too.

If you like puzzle games on your Android phone, there is a clever one called Switch the Box. Not to be confused with switch the Box or Swap The Box. Actually they are all fun.

Take control of the mobile data used by your Android phone

The amount of data used by our phone is a constant worry because there is usually a limit to the amount we can use. Check the data usage for each app and stop the worst offenders.

Running out of storage space on your Android phone? Explore it and see where it has gone

If you are running a recent version of Android you have access to a file explorer that can be used to dig deep into the phone or tablet filing system. Use it to discover normally hidden files and folders.

Create goals in Google Calendar for Android

We all have things we would like to do, like go to the gym, learn a new language, spend time with people and so on. If you can never find the time, Try creating goals in Google Calendar.

MMX Hill Climb racing game is fast and furious fun

MMX Hill Climb is a fast and addictive racing game built on the back of the success of MMX Racing. It features monster trucks and crazy courses, and high octane racing against others and the clock.

Ziggy Zombies app for Android, a never ending road racer arcade game

Ziggy Zombies for Android is a clever car driving game that will have you hooked with its simplistic gameplay and retro graphics. Learn it in a second and you can play it for hours. It’s brilliant!

Customise the security and permissions of Android apps

How secure is your Android phone or tablet. More specifically, what are your apps able to access? Can they be trusted? What information and features do they have access to? If you have a recent edition of Android you can lock down security and permissions.

Discover great music using your Android phone

When you hear music playing in the background while shopping, on the radio, in an advert on TV and other places, how do you find out what it is without an app? All you need is Google!

Is your mobile phone secure? Malwarebytes Anti-malware for Android could keep the bad apps out of your phone

The huge size of the phone and tablet market makes it a tempting target for Android malware authors, scammers and criminals. Here is a free utility to protect your Android device.

Clear out the trash and keep it clean, you know it makes sense!

If you are lucky enough to have Android 6 Marshmallow on your Phone or tablet, there is a new feature that enables apps to be uninstalled without going through settings. It is quick and easy.

There is a hard way and an easy way to set alarms on your Android phone. Guess which one you are using! Most people are setting them the hard way, so here’s a quick guide to make it super quick and simple.

One of the easiest ways to personalise your digital watch is to customise the band. Google has just announced a collection of new MODE bands for Android Wear in partnership with Hadley Roma.

There are lots of brain training apps for your mobile phone or tablet and they are great fun to play. On test is one called Memorado and it is free for Android and iOS phones and tablets.