In Android phones, you can block an annoying caller's number and automatically redirect the call to voicemail.
You can remotely erase data from a lost Android phone or tablet to prevent misuse. Please do this as soon as you find out that you have lost your device. It will not be possible to erase data after a thief switches off mobile data.
System UI Tuner is a new feature introduced in Android Marshmallow to customize quick settings. It is an experimental feature. It may change, break or disappear in future releases.
Malicous code can corrupt data or slow down your device. Follow the below steps to protect your Android from malware.
Change your Android screenlock from the default 'swipe to unlock' to a more secure unlock option. The other unlock options that Android offers are 'Pattern', 'Pin' and 'Password'.
Do Android apps require all the permissions that they ask for? You could be risking your privacy and security by blindly accepting all the permissions. Follow these four tips to protect your privacy.
You can keep individual apps safe from prying eyes. The CM Security app lets you password protect individual apps. It also has an 'Intruder Selfie' feature. It quietly takes the photo of an intruder who enters wrong passwords 3 consecutive times.
Switch to guest user mode before sharing your Android device with others. Guest users cannot see your apps, games and data. But new apps and games can be installed for guest users. This feature is available in Android lollipop and above versions only.
Some Android apps do not provide 'pinch to zoom' feature. Enabling 'Magnification gestures' lets you pinch to zoom even in apps that do not otherwise provide this feature.