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How to Install Android 8.0 Oreo on Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P/5X! [Video Tutorial]

In this video I show you how to install the latest and greatest Android 8.0 Oreo on your Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, or 5X.  Google will push out Android 8.0 Oreo update via OTA(over-the-air) eventually but if you are too impatient to wait or you are on a rooted phone with custom ROM, you can manually install it using Google factory images.

How to Install Galaxy S8 AOD(Always-On-Display) on Galaxy Phones!

For those of you who want to try out Samsung Galaxy S8 AOD(Always-On-Display) on your Galaxy phone (such as Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge, or any older Galaxy devices running S7 Edge Ported custom ROM), you can easily do it with the Galaxy S8 AOD APK file, which was pulled straight from a real Galaxy S8.  This will give you several new features including swipe actions in your always-on-display and also you can set your edge screen as AOD (edge screen feature only works if you have edge screen phone).  There also may be some other new features I may have missed.  So, let’s go do this!

How to Install Android O Preview on Pixel or Nexus 6P/5X!

In this quick tutorial, I am going to show you how to install the latest Android O Preview, Google’s next iteration of Android operating system, quick and easily using fastboot and your computer.  You can use Windows, Mac, Linux, or even Chromebook to install the new Android O firmware image files.  For Mac or Linux, please substitute the code I outline below instead of the one I used in the video tutorial.

Everfilter APK, Convert Photos to Painting! [App Of the Week #3]

App of the Week #3 is here!  If you want to learn how to convert your photos into painting, check out the Everfilter APK, which converts your favorite photos to painting in an instant.  While Photoshoppers can do this easily using Photoshop or Lightroom, that may be very time-consuming plus it is not easy to do it on your Android smartphone.  With Everfilter APK, you will be able to instantly convert any of your photos into painting with one tap!   The app is very simple to use and all you have to do is select the photo and voila.

How to Use a Galaxy Note 7 Without Blowing Up! [ROM of the Week #1]

For those of you who want to keep enjoying the Galaxy Note 7 but failed to because Samsung has recalled them, you can still enjoy every software feature of the Galaxy Note 7 by converting a Note 5 into Galaxy Note 7 by installing a custom ROM.  I know many people still want to keep using a 5.7-inch Samsung device and the Galaxy Note 5 is still a great candidate with an S-Pen and camera that still beats many of new smartphones that came out this year.  Best of all, you will be able to enjoy all Note 7’s S-Pen features including animated GIFs using Smart Select, off-screen memos, and even full Note 7 camera app (everything works except panorama).   And yes, even AOD(Always-On-Display) works!

App of The Week #1 – Mobdro, How to Watch Free TV on Android!

I will be doing app of the week on every Tuesday, this week’s app of the week is Mobdro, an app that allows you to watch free TV on Android.   This is a really cool free app that is not on the Play Store yet it allow you to watch free LIVE TV that includes hundreds of channels from all over the world including U.S., U.K., Canada, France, Germany, etc…etc…  How this app works is it looks for existing free online TV streams and brings it to the app so you can enjoy free TV.  While resolution quality isn’t the best in the world, this will allow you to enjoy free TV from anywhere in the world.  When you are outside of your home country and the country you are staying at doesn’t have any U.S. TV channels, this is a great way to watch them overseas right on your Android device.