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Android Studio 4.0 adds Motion Editor and Build Analyzer

Animation and builds get special attention in the latest upgrade to the official IDE for Android development

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The ultimate guide to privacy on Android

Take back control and decide exactly how information is used on your Android phone.

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The best Android apps for business in 2020

Our Android expert highlights the standout apps in the categories that matter most to busy professionals.

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The best calendar apps for Android

Strengthen your Android calendar experience with these standout selections for serious professionals.

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What is Project Treble? The Android upgrade fix explained

Google's Project Treble promised to pave the way for faster Android upgrades — so what exactly is it? Two years in, how well is it working?

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Google Smart Lock: The complete guide

Google Smart Lock can simplify your smartphone's security and save you time. Are you taking advantage of all it has to offer for Android?

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What is Kotlin? The Java alternative explained

Kotlin offers big advantages over Java for JVM and Android development, and plays nicely with Java in the same projects

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16 time-saving Android shortcuts

Give your mobile productivity a boost with these easy-to-master Android shortcuts.

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Best Android antivirus? The top 8 tools

There are plenty of antivirus tools for Android. Here's how the top 8 measure up in protection, usability and features.

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Android file management: An easy-to-follow guide

From managing files on your phone to seamlessly syncing folders with your computer, this guide will turn you into a certified Android file master.

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iPhone to Android: The ultimate switching guide

Ready to make the move from iOS to Android? Here's everything you need to successfully switch from an iPhone to a Samsung Galaxy, Google Pixel or any other Android device.

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Google opens up Glass Enterprise Edition 2 for direct purchases

Developers will be allowed to buy the smartglasses individually as Google looks to build business demand.

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How to back up Android devices: The complete guide

Make sure all your important data is always synced and protected with this easy-to-follow Android backup guide.

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Android in 2020: Trends and predictions

Foldables, 5G, new Android phone options – watch as Computerworld blogger (and Android expert) JR Raphael joins IDG TECH(talk) hosts Ken Mingis and Juliet Beauchamp to discuss what we can expect for Android phones in 2020.

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20 advanced tips for Android 10

Whether you're just now getting Android 10 or have been using it for months, these pro tips will help you unlock some of the software's most valuable additions for busy professionals.

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10 ways Android and Windows 10 can work well together

You can sync reminders between an Android device and a Windows 10 PC, share files and more — if you have the right apps.

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 4: Debugging tools and productivity plugins

Use built-in tools and plugins to improve code quality and boost productivity in Android Studio

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 3: Build and run the app

Build your app with Gradle, then run it with the Android device emulator. This update includes troubleshooting advice for the Android device emulator

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