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How Do I Delete Applications from My Android...
If you've ever wondered how to uninstall an Android app from your device, this article will show you step by step the simple process to delete an Android app from your device.
Review of Google Maps
Google Maps is Google's search engine for locations and directions. It resembles a miniature Google Earth that runs in your web browser instead of on your desktop.
Should You Root Your Android Phone?
Read this before rooting your Android. Learn the advantages and disadvantages of rooting an Android phone.
How to Use Two Gmail Accounts on Your Android...
Gmail is a powerful email client. This article shows the easy steps to set up multiple Gmail accounts on your Android phone.
Simple Tips for Improving Your Website's Google...
Google uses a variety of methods to determine which pages are displayed first in the results. Their exact formula is a secret, but there are a few things you can do to improve your positioning. The term for this is Search Engine Optimization.
How to Put Non-Amazon Books on Your Kindle Fire
Want to put books on your Kindle Fire that you didn't download from Amazon? Here's how.
What Is Google's 'I'm Feeling Lucky' Button and...
One of the most notable objects on the Google Web search is the I'm Feeling Lucky button. What is it and how do you use it?
How to Delete Android Apps from Your Phone or...
Here's how you delete unwanted apps from your Android device.
How to Legally Add Copyrighted Music to Your...
Here is an easy way to make your own music video or give your YouTube video a soundtrack. It's easy, legal, and free.
Use Google as Your Phonebook
Google's main search engine has a hidden phonebook. Learn how to let your keyboard do the walking with Google.
How to Listen to Audio Books on Android
Here are some ways to listen to audio books on your Android device.
Top 5 Free Running Apps for Your Android
The Top Running and Fitness Apps for Android. Why runners should install these top 5 Android apps.
How to Upload Pictures From Picasa to Picasa...
If you're using Picasa to manage your digital photos, the easiest way to get your photos to the Web is by using Picasa Web Albums. This tutorial will show you how.
How to Make App Folders on Android Jelly Bean
Did you know you can organize your apps on your home screen?
How to Get to Know Your YouTube Fans
Wouldn't it be helpful to know who is watching your uploaded YouTube videos? Well, you can't find out specific names, but you can get a lot of very helpful demographic information.
Everything You Need to Know About Switching...
Goodbye iPhone. Hello Gingerbread. Here are some tips for new Android phone users to get you started and switch from your iPhone.
How to Clear Cookies and Cache in Chrome Browser
Here's how you clear specific cookies out of Chrome.
How to Add Widgets to the Home Screen of Your...
If you want to personalize your Android phone, this guide will show you the steps to adding a desktop Widget
What Is Google Voice
Google Voice is an Internet based service that allows you to give everyone one phone number and forward it to multiple phones. That means that as you switch jobs, change phone services, move, or even go on vacation, your phone number stays the same for people trying to reach you.
Wondering What Google Blogger Is? Here's What...
Blogger is Google’s free tool for creating blogs. Blogs, short for web-logs, are a form of online journal. You can use them for everything from updating your friends and family about your life, giving your own advice column, discussing your political views, or relating your experience in a topic of interest.
What Is Android Jelly Bean?
Learn more about Android 4.1, aka Jelly Bean.
How to Share Your Google Docs With Collaborators
You've uploaded a word processing file or a spreadsheet to Google Docs & Spreadsheets. Now what? Here's how you can share that document with others and get started collaborating.
5 Best Puzzle Games for Android Smartphones
When you need a mental challenge, try these games for Android based phones. You'll see why these Android puzzle games are my top picks.
How to Make Forms, Surveys, and Quizzes in...
Want to find out what your coworkers want for lunch? Need to get feedback for your training session? Want to find out which movie your friends want to see on Saturday? Use Google Forms.
How to Make an iGoogle Home Page on Internet...
Go to the top of the Internet Exploer window and click Tools: Internet Options. Page 2.
Need to Edit a Location in Google Maps? Here's...
Is your house in the wrong spot? Does Google point to a business that is really half a block up the road? Edit it.
How to Share, Embed, and Link YouTube Videos
Sometimes you may want to embed a video, and sometimes you may want to link to it or share it in another
How to Read Free Ebooks on Your Phone
Do you have an iPhone or Android-powered phone? You can read 1.5 million free eBooks on it with the magic of Google Book Search.
Don't Be a Jerk: 10 Ways to Get Your Site...
Don't like being found in Google? Here are some sure fired ways to lower your ranking and get the worst search engine results. These are the worst of the worst dirty tricks, and they can lower your Google ranking or just get you banned.
How to Search Using Wildcards in Google
In most search engines, you can substitute a character as a stand in for any word or letter in a search
The Easy Way to Link to the Best Part of a...
I really want to show someone part of a YouTube video, but I don't want them to have to sit through eight minutes of the boring parts. How do I just link to the part I want them to see?
Save Time and Stay Sharp with Google Alerts
Do you have a specialized topic you'd like to keep tabs on? Is there something in the news you'd like to follow? Are you interested in what blogs say about something? Do you find yourself constantly searching for the same term? If so, you need to set up a Google Alert. Google will send you an email when there are new results for your search, so you can keep up to date without constantly running searches for the same words.
How to Get Driving Directions and More from...
Need driving directions from Google Maps? Here's where you get started.
How to Install Nook and Kobo Apps on Your...
Here's how you add the Nook app to your Kindle Fire
Ebook Readers for Android
Here's a list of eBook readers for Android Phones and why you should use them.
Barnacle Wi-FI Tethering App for Android in...
With the Barnacle Wi-Fi Tethering App and a rooted Android, you can connect up to 5 wireless devices and access the Internet at 3G speeds. Turn your Android device into your free mobile hot spot.
All About Goo.gl Url Shortener
Learn all the features of this URL shortener from Google. It's called goo.gl, but it's commonly misspelled as goog.le or goo.gle.
How to Embed Google Calendar on a Website or Blog
Does your club, band, team, company, or family website need a professional looking calendar? Why not use the free and easy Google Calendar. You can share responsibility for editing events and embed your live calendar on your website to let everyone know about upcoming events.
How Much do You Know About Google? Here's What...
What Google Does: Google is one of the five most popular websites in the world. Google is a web search
Everything You Need to Know About the Android OS
Android is a mobile phone operating system developed by Google. Android is unique because Google is actively developing the platform but giving it away for free to hardware manufacturers and phone carriers who want to use Android on their devices. Google isn't even taking any money from developers who write Android applications.
Take Your Music Anywhere: How To Upload MP3s to...
Why keep your music in one place when you can put it in all three?
Are You Running One of These? Top Ebook Reader...
Here are the best ways to read your e-books on Android.
10 Quick Google Maps Tricks
Here's some easy Google Maps tricks to take it beyond Google Maps driving directions.
Register a Cheap Blog Domain with Google
Here's how to get cheap Web hosting from Google.
Google Picasa or Flickr: Where Should You Put...
Yes, there are a lot of photo sharing sites, but today we're only going to compare two of them.
Google Talk
Google Talk is an instant messaging service, which is integrated with Gmail. Windows users can download the Google Talk application, and Mac and Linux users can use other instant messaging services with their Google Talk accounts. Google Talk also supports some voice conversation.
Personalize Your Android Phone: A Guide to...
Learn how to personalize your Android ringtones. Discover the top Android ringtone apps.
How Do I Delete a Blogger/Blogspot Blog?
Here's how to delete a Blogger (Blogspot) account.
Personalize Your Android Phone with New...
Learn the steps to customize your Android wallpaper.
Wondering What Apps Are? Here's the Answer
Apps is an abbreviation for application. An app is a piece of software. It can run on the Internet, on your computer, or on your phone or other electronic device.
What Is PageRank and What Does it Measure?
PageRank is what Google uses to determine the importance of a web page. It's one of many factors used to determine which pages appear in search results.
Why Do People Root Android Phones?
Find out why people like the idea of rooting Android.
Moto X vs Moto G - Which Phone Wins?
Learn the difference between the two flagship Motorola phones.
Review of Google Apps for Your Domain
Google Apps is Google's service that allows you to manage custom branded flavors of Google's services on your domain.
How to Integrate Adsense on Blogger and...
You can start making money from your blog by adding unobtrusive Google AdSense ads. Adding Ads to Blogger is very easy, and you can apply for your AdSense account at the same time.
Download Free Books Using Google Book Search
Google Book Search is a very useful tool for finding books according to keyword search. The Google database contains a massive library of scanned books. You can also use Google Book Search to find and download books in the public domain.
The Legal Way to Read Free Ebooks on Google
Read Free Ebooks on Google Books by following this easy tutorial.
How to Reset Your Frozen Motorola Xoom Tablet
Is your Xoom frozen? This is how you reset it. This tutorial covers both hard and soft resets.
Tips for How to Effectively Search Using Google
Here's how to narrow your search results to find what you need.
How to Use Nofollow Tags and Why You Need Them
PageRank was invented by Google's co-founder and current CEO, Larry Page , and it's one of the determining
How to Plan an Alternate Route With Google Maps
Do you want to avoid a toll road, make a side trip, or avoid heavy traffic? It's easy to change your route in Google Maps. Just drag and drop.
Picasa Web Albums - Review of Google's Tool for...
Picasa Web Albums lets you post photos to the Web directly from Picasa on Windows computers or iPhoto on Macs. Picasa Web Albums also lets you sort and share your photos into public and private areas and post those photos to your blog.
Top Android Music Apps
Want to listen to tunes on your Droid phone or tablet? Here are the best apps.
What Is Google TV?
What Is Google TV? - Do You Need a Smart TV?
What Is an Android Photo Sphere
A new feature in Android lets you take photo spheres.
Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Google...
Here's a few of those tips and tricks for things you might not have realized you could do with Google Maps.
Avoiding Android Spam
Can Android apps spam you? Yes, yes they can. Here's what you can do about it.
Top Ebook Readers for Android Tablets
Here's how to find the best eReaders for Android tablets.
Top 10 AdSense Don'ts
Want to make money with Google AdSense? Here's a list of what not to do. Google doesn't play around when it comes to click fraud. If you don't play by the rules, you can end up being banned from Google's ad program.
Google X, the Secret Google Lab
Does Google have a secret skunkworks where they invent amazing things?
Want to Share YouTube Videos on Pinterest?...
You can embed videos on Pinterest. This is how yo do it.
Changing Your Gmail Theme Is Easy and Makes...
Want to make your Gmail page more fun? Change the theme. Some themes even change with the time of day, just like the themes in iGoogle.
How to Upload Your Own Ebooks To Google Play...
How to upload your books to Google Play.
How to Add Tasks to Gmail
If you're like me and would rather have your tasks and your email in the same area, now there's a way to do it in Gmail.
Best Blog on Blogger or Blogspot
This was the most highly contested award category this year.
Map a List of Addresses With Google Maps and...
Map a List is a third-party tool developed by Brian Sobel that lets you take a list of addresses from a Google Docs spreadsheet and turn it into markers in Google Maps.
AdSense Explained - Google's Program to Put...
AdSense is Google's advertising program that lets you place Google ads on your Web site and earn revenue.
The Beginner's Guide to Google+
Google Plus is either a Facebook killer or a big dud. Read more to find out about Google+.
How to Move Your Blog from WordPress to Blogger
Maybe you're tired of paying for your blog, or maybe you just need a change. Here's how you move your blog.
How to Filter Gmail Messages
Make your Gmail inbox more organized by adding automatic filters to your messages as they arrive.
Make the Most of Your Gmail by Accessing These...
Gmail is really useful software, but it can do a few things that may surprise you. Here are just a few of those secret Gmail tips and tricks.
Easy Google Docs Tricks
Here's 10 easy things you can do with Google Docs.
Getting Mail on Your Android Phone
One of the features that make a smartphone "smart," is their ability to send and receive emails. With
How to Create Multiple YouTube Channels
Can you make more than one YouTube channel?
What Is the Long Tail and How Does It Apply to...
: What Is the Long Tail and How Does It Apply to Google? I often hear the term "the Long Tail" or sometimes
An Easy Way to View a Cached Website on Google
Here's how you view a previous website in Google.
Top Android NHL Hockey Apps
If you love hockey, then you need to download some or all of these top NHL Hockey apps for your Android device. Whether you love hockey games, stats or news, these top NHL Hockey apps designed for your Android device will give you your fill of hockey.
How to Get Google Maps Walking Directions
Google Maps not only lets you gets driving directions, you can also get walking or public transit directions.
Cardio Trainer Pro
Use your Android phone to help with your weight loss goal. Cardio Trainer for Android will help you hit your fitness goals.
Android, IPad, or Kindle Fire? Which One Should...
If you can't decide which tablet to buy for Christmas, read this article for some shopping tips.
Does Google Think You're a Man?
How to find out your demographic data from Google.
What Is Google Play?
Google Play is a rebranding of the old Android Market and more.
What You Need to Know Before You Buy an Android...
Here's some things to keep in mind before you go out and buy an Android tablet.
Google Now
Google has a new feature of Jelly Bean called Google Now. Learn all about it.
Get More Battery Life out of Your Verizon...
Are you out of 4G battery range? Then why are you draining your phone's batteries with the service. Learn how to turn off 4G for your Android phone.
Channel (YouTube)
A channel on YouTube is the home page for an account. It shows the account name, the public videos they've uploaded, and any user information they've entered.
What's So Great About Gmail?
mail.google.com What's So Great About Gmail? This is the first question a lot of people ask when they're
Picasa 3 for Windows - Review of Google's...
If you've never heard of Picasa, you're missing out. Picasa's a free photo organization and editing tool from Google, and for a free program, it really has a lot to offer. Picasa is desktop software that runs on Windows. You can use it to organize photos, order prints, make slide show CDs, and post pictures to your blog.
How to Add a YouTube Channel Background Image
One way to make a slick, professional looking YouTube Channel is to add your own background image.
What's the Difference Between a Chrome Web App...
Chrome's Web Store presents an interesting question, and here's your answer.
How to Fantasy Explore with Google Earth's...
This is an entertaining quick game to kill a little time and do a little Google Earth fantasy exploring. It was originally written as an example of the Google Earth Web browser plug-in.
What's the Difference Between Google Accounts...
I'm confused by all this terminology. I hear people complaining that they have too many Google Apps, but I think they mean they have too many Google accounts. What's the difference?
Everything You Need to Know about Loosing...
My Fitness Pal is a free app available for Android devices that can be your best friend and partner in your weight loss program.
What Is Snapseed
Snapseed was purchased by Google. Learn more about the product.
Review of Amazon Kindle App for Android
Review of the Kindle Android application. Learn how to use the Android Kindle app and how the Kindle app can keep your Kindle books in sync.
What Is Google Drive?
All about Google Drive.
Top Android Baseball Apps
If you love baseball, you'll love these top android baseball apps. Whether you are looking for baseball stats, news or to follow your favorite team, these are the best baseball apps and games for Android.
YouTube Codes to Fix Common Video Problems
Does your YouTube video look stretchy? Does it have black bars? You can fix that without uploading your video again.
Gmail Address Hacks
Here are some hacks to turn your Gmail address into extra Gmail addresses.
Android Versus the iPhone
With the iPhone now available on Verizon, many customers are wondering if they should choose Android or the iPhone. This article shows that when you compare Android versus the iPhone.
Addition and Subtraction with Google, Including...
Sometimes you want to exclude a keyword from Google searches, and sometimes you want to include a word that Google thinks is too common and usually excludes. You can do either with this quick Google searching tip.
elgooG - The Backwards Search Engine
Here's a peak at some creative and fun ways programmers have made use of Google's search engine. These tools are not associated or produced by Google, but they do make use of Google's search engine. Page 2.
Can You Play Netflix on a Chromebook?
Can you play Netflix movies on Chromebooks? Read this to find out.
All About Google Chromecast
What is Google Chromecast? Read more to find out.
How to Make a Screen Capture From Android
This tutorial specifically applies to Android 2.2 and below, but it will show you how to take a screen capture on your Android.
Kindle Fire HD or Google Nexus 7?
Which should you pick? The Google Nexus 7 or the Kindle Fire HD?
Google Trends for Websites
Google Trends is a Google Labs tool that lets you compare the popularity of search terms over time. Recently they've released Google Trends for Websites. This lets you compare the relative popularity of entire websites.
5 Things to Do with an Old Android Tablet
Got an old Android tablet? Don't throw it in the trash. Here are some ideas for what to with your device now that it's no longer your primary tablet.
Improve Your Website with Google Toolbar
Want to improve the way Google views your website? Use Google Toolbar to help with your search engine optimization (SEO). Check your website's popularity and keyword density, and find your site in multiple Google search engines.
How to Use Google to Search Withing a Single...
Want to use Google to search a single Web site? It's easy with this trick.
Buy a New Android Phone Now or Wait?
With new Android phones always on the horizon, deciding when to buy can be a challenge. This article will help you decide if you should buy a new android phone or should you wait.
How to Track Your Flight Status With Google
Are you traveling for holidays or vacation? Here's an easy and quick way to check your flight status ahead of time. It may not make an airplane fly faster, but it will at least warn you of a delay ahead of time.
Galaxy Tab, Kindle Fire, and Barnes and Noble...
Read this to decide which tablet you should buy.
Google Toolbar for Firefox - the Tools Your Web...
Google Toolbar was an extension for Firefox and Internet Explorer. It is no longer available.
How to Upload Your Own Movie to Google Video
Have you made your own home movie? Do you want to share it with the world or email it to your friends and family? Google Video can make it easy, and you can upload your video right from the Google Video web page.
How to Change Your YouTube Channel Type
Note: Google has updated YouTube , and channel types no longer apply. Everyone starts out YouTube with
How to Share Folders and Collaborate Using...
How to share Google Drive folders without making the files disappear for everyone.
How to Book a Flight with Google
Here's an introduction to Google Flights.
Backlinks Defintition
This is the definition of backlinks for Web designers and marketers.
Make the Most of Your Google Blog with This...
You will now see a screen that represents all the elements on your blog. You can add a new gadget to the side or bottom of this blog by clicking on Add a Gadget.
Review of Google Calendar - Internet Organizati...
Google Calendar is a free Internet calendar that lets you keep track of your own events and share your calendars with others. It's the ideal tool for managing personal and professional schedules. It is both simple to use and very powerful.
Google Bombs Explained
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How to Make a Podcast Feed from Blogger
Use your Blogger account to make a Podcast feed that can be downloaded into iTunes. You must know how to make your own mp3 or video file, first.
Google Chrome Web Browser
Google surprised the world by announcing a new Web browser. Is it superior to other browsers out there? Is there any reason to switch?
Google SketchUp 3D Modeling Software
Google SketchUp is a 3D modeling program that can be used to make models that integrate with Google Earth. Like Google Earth, SketchUp is a software download. SketchUp comes in both a free basic version and a pro upgrade.
How to Make a Google Profile
Google uses your profile to provide public information about you to other Google users and anyone who searches for your name. Having a profile is optional, but it allows you to promote yourself and link to websites you want to showcase.
Get a Map From Your Email in Gmail
Want an easy way to find directions to the party? Gmail lets you easily get driving directions right from your inbox.
Google Play Music Almost Has It
Here's a review of Google Play Music.
What Is Google Chrome OS?
Learn more about Google Chrome OS and the difference between Chrome OS and the Chrome Web browser.
Google Image Search
Google Images is a search engine of images on the web. Thumbnails of images are displayed based on the search keywords used. The filename and surrounding text of the image are used to match the search keywords, and you can specify small, medium, or large images. Images found in Google Image may still be under copyright protection from the image creator.
How To Find the Hidden Flight Simulator in...
Google Earth 4.2 comes with a nifty Easter egg - a hidden flight simulator! You can fly your virtual airplane through scenic destinations. Once you find the flight simulator the first time, it will always be available as an option for you to explore later.
YouTube Explained - Overview of the Google...
YouTube is an incredibly popular Internet destination. Learn more about this video hosting and sharing service.
Find Reusable and Public Domain Images With...
Want to use a picture in your blog or website? If you don't have permission to use that image, you could get into trouble. Play it safe and use a filter in Google Image Search to find pictures licensed for reuse.
Don't Make "Click Here" Links - Why Hyperlink...
One thing Google considers when it ranks pages in search results is the quantity and quality of links that point to your page. However, lots of links alone won't make your page more relevant.
Google Insights for Search
Google Insights for Search is a lot like Google Trends combined with Google Analytics. This free service offers a lot of options. You can view search trends individually or by comparison, see worldwide, countrywide, and regional breakdowns of those trends, and also see related searches.
What Is Google Earth?
Google Earth is a map of the world on steroids. You can zoom and glide over stitched together satellite photos of the world. Use Google Earth to find driving directions, find nearby restaurants, measure the distance between two locations, do serious research, or go on virtual vacations.
The RunKeeper App for Android
The Run Keeper app for Android records and details your workouts. Read how the Run Keeper Android app can keep you motivated to hit your fitness goals.
Run-Tastic App for Android
Learn how Run Tastic compares with other Android fitness apps. The Run Tastic App for Android can help you get and stay motivated.
Nook for Android
With access to a database of over one million titles, the nook Android app is the perfect Android smartphone based companion to your nook e-reader.
Gmail
Gmail is a free email service from Google. Gmail can be read directly from the Web or through POP email reading clients, like Microsoft Exchange or Apple Mail. Gmail also integrates directly with many other Google services, including Google Talk. Gmail also offers over two gigs of storage space.

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