- Click here to read errata and changes that directly affect the book.
Android App Updates
To get the latest information on common Android apps, get my eBook Dan Gookin's Android Apps A to Z, available at the Amazon Kindle store.
Click to view and buy at Amazon
This book covers the apps Chrome, Gmail, Hangouts, Maps, Play Books, Play Music, Play Store, YouTube, and more.
- Android Shortcuts
- Apr 10, 2017 The home screen long-press technique has some new effects. Link
- Avoid Data Limits and Spying Apps with GlassWire
- Mar 27, 2017 This free app is beautiful, ad-free, and very helpful. Link
- Opt Out of Android Advertising
- Mar 16, 2017 How to disable tracking and advertising features on your Android device. Link
- Another Keyboard to Lust For
- Feb 16, 2017 My sleepy eyes popped wide when I first beheld the QWERKYWRITER. Link
- Android Nougat Changes in the Settings App
- Feb 14, 2017 Some things changed. Other things added. Everything's crazy. Link
- More Weird Moves by Samsung
- Dec 22, 2016 The future may bode missing Home buttons and headphone jacks from Samsung gizmos. Link
- Stop Correcting My Text!
- Dec 15, 2016 I think that an Android's auto-correct feature is a source for great humor, but some people would rather have it disabled. Link
- Don't Take Stupid Selfies
- Nov 29, 2016 Here's a tip to avoid the telltale sign that you're the only one in the room taking a picture of yoruself. Link
For additional Android-related blog posts, click here.