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Smartphones

A smartphone or smart phone is a mobile phone with an advanced mobile operating system that combines features of a personal computer operating system with other features useful for mobile or handheld use. They typically combine the features of a cell phone with those of other popular mobile devices, such as personal digital assistant (PDA), media player and GPS navigation unit. Most smartphones can access the Internet, have a touchscreen user interface, can run third-party apps, music players and are camera phones. Most Smartphones produced from 2012 onwards also have high-speed mobile broadband 4G LTE internet, motion sensors, and mobile payment mechanisms.

The fastest way to make my phone more responsive seems to be to click on the box in the lower right corner of my android.

This brings up the "Recent Apps" list.

Swiping down on this list moves all the recent apps to the bottom, which allows you to click on the "Clear All" button.

This is essentially three steps.

I would like to find a way to make this process of clearing all the recent apps much more seamless and less hassle.

Assistance is greatly appreciated.
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Can I buy used iphone in US and use in different country?  Or does it have to be unlocked because there could be a different service in other countries.  GSM vs. CDMA for example.
Please advice.
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iOS 12.1.2. This AM when I attempted to attach a YouTube link to a message via the iMessage app--nothing happened. That is, YouTube wouldn't load in messages, though I can open it via the "basic" screen icon, and download links from vids I open there into messages.

Yes, I closed and reopend the Messages app. Yes, I rebooted the phone. Yes, all other message apps work.

Thoughts?

Thanks
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Hi

I use Twitter, Telegram & RSS feeds to follow new security treats. I also have many groups and users I follow in LinkedIn.

The problem and question:
Each time I start the LinkedIn app all contributions are unsorted. As an example, I have posts that came 1h before, then 6 days ago and the last 2h ago. Why is this so? With Twitter, Telegram, RSS feeds all are sorted as they were posted. The other annoying thing is that when I click the home button it jumps to the uppermost post. Then I must go down to the last post I red. If I still remember it ... :-)

How are you following LinkedIn contributions? Do you use another app?

Thanks for helping me
Leonie
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i like to see what i see on my android phone on my windows 10 laptop.

how can i achieve this so that i can take some screenshots or recording etc. on the laptop

please advise
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i have two moto 4g plus phone.

One phone is charging and working well.

other phone does not charge when i connect to charger.
i thought of swapping battery but that is too complicated to open battery in moto 4g plus which has bunch of small screws underneath battery making it hard to remove

when i connect to charger i see some times blinking light some times i do not see that blinking light as well
How do i trouble shoot or get it repaired?
Please advise
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how to listen to podcasts on my android phone

i have one itune podcast with name say 'xyz'

can i listen above podcast in androind phone free?
where i can find  list of various podcasts on business, selling, enterpreneurship or technical topic etc?
how to subscribe to them

please advise
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Hello. I’m interested in buying a smart watch to link up with my iphones app just to listen to music app or podcast app while I work out, so I have to buy an Apple Watch or can I just buy a different brand?

Thank you,
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i bought two 128gb mini mocro sd card one from sandisc other from patriot

when i insert card to laptop to check size by right clicking on it and proprties shows 119gb for sandisc card

when i insert card to laptop to check size by right clicking on it and proprties shows 119gb for patriot card

i wonder why 128gb they do not show
also why both show different?

any place i can put price alerts to get deals email to my gmail
please advise
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My iPhone Xs is running iOS 12.1.

How do I remove email addresses that pop up when I am typing in the first few characters of an email address within the To: or BCC: field within an email on my iPhone?

There are certain email addresses that always appear within the email address auto suggestion field that I no longer use that I need to make sure are removed.

What is the easiest way of doing this?
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Hi Team !

I just wanted to ask if there is a way to back up SMS ,call logs and contacts from your android smart phone in increments (like dropbox) ?

Is there a way to retrieve SMS , call logs and  contacts if ever you lose the phone  ?

Is there a way to trace the device if it is offline  ? If not what would be the best options as far a tracking the  device and remotely wiping off the data ?

New Samsung phone ,and I don't want to go through it again......
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Hi Experts

Could you point a way to automatically transfer a telephone contact list from a smartphone to another ?

The last time I shop a new smartphone someone transfered it by via bluetooth, I guess.

The new smartphone is using Android 8.

Thanks in advance!
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is there a product or tool out there to centrally push down IOS updates when device is connected to (corporate) Wifi tt dont requires users to intervene?
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any good android or iphone with 256 gb internal memory and good ram around 350$ budget in usa market? looking for unlocked phone without any contract obligations

Please advise
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Question about how SSL Certificates work on a mobile phone app.

We are setting up a 2-factor authentication for our remote access.  The process involves enrolling your smartphone with your user account for remote access.  Very much like how Duo Mobile works ( https://duo.com ); but, we cannot add our smartphones because the when scanning the QR code to enroll the smartphone an error comes up stating that the Smartphone App does not trust the certificate.

We have a Certificate a respected Certificate Authority (THAWTE) on our Authentication server.  The consultant informed me that we have 2 options.

1.  Change the certificate to another CA on the server.
        a.  He said GoDaddy or Verisign will work for sure(its working in his test lab).
        b.  Try to get a refund on the THAWTE certificate that we purchased.


2.  Wait for the certificate trust anchors to get updated by the Application.
        a.  But who knows when that will happen.

The consultant stated that if he browses to the web url that the QR code is referencing (for example, https://whatever.com) there is no certificate error prompt and I verified that I do not see any certificate errors either(from a browser).

My manager thinks that the consultant should include the certificate in the authentication chain on the new Authentication server; but, I am not sure how that part actually works.  

I also discovered another web article describing the same problem with apps vs browsers: …
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Hi Android Experts,

I'm after an app/program that will allow me to organize all the icons on my Samsung Galaxy S9+ 256GB 4GX phone using my computer.

I recall being able to do this with my iPhones because iTunes displayed the phone configuration on screen and I could drag and drop apps and icons around on my computer screen while my phone was connected, and then the iPhone would update itself with the changes I'd made. I found this highly helpful and an easy way to organize my icons.

I have a LOT of icons and apps installed on my Android phone and organizing them the way I like in a native way on the phone I find to be a pain, so I'd like something that will allow me to do it the way iTunes let me do it with my iPhones.

Ie: Display my Phone screen configuration on my Windows 10 computer screen and allow me to organize my icons using my computer and then have my Android Phone update itself to the configurations that I'd selected on my computer screen. I'm happy to pay for a program to allow me to do this, so it doesn't have to be free.

I've looked through Google Play Store and see a lot of App Organizers, but they all seem to be just apps that are only installed on the Android phone, rather than allow me to connect the phone to the computer and do my organizing there.

Ie: Connect my phone to the computer so I can use my computer to update the icon positions on my phone instead.

Either this isn't available, or perhaps I'm using the wrong search terms on …
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any android app that plays .mpg video files which is free
please advise
mx player i tried which did not work
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I would like to know the SUREST method to backup all my contacts on my phone to my PC . I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 4. I have the Google back up checked however the last time I formatted my phone I lost quite a few contacts for some reason. Luckily I was able to find the missing ones from Google Text messages app and DRUPE{ it's a third party app which cost me $12.00 ?} it had saved my contacts. I am a bit paranoid. I want to reformat my phone again but I do not want to risk losing any contacts information. The more back up the better. So if some one can give a couple of options to back up hopefully everything on my phone specifically the CONTACTS that would be great.

Thank you.
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hi,
I like to sell my moto 4g plus current phone.

any good genuine sites where i can sell my phone to get reasonable amount.

please advise
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Hi Experts,

I recently consolidated a number of contacts that were duplicated in my contacts list on my Android S9+ mobile phone.

Now I've noticed that a lot of the consolidated contacts have the wrong avatar of the persons face, in many cases, the avatar on the contact is of a totally different person than who the contact in my phone really is.

Can anyone explain the best way to fix this so that the pictures on the contacts are correct? Please include step by step instructions if possible as I'm relatively new to Android phones, being an Iphone user for many years.

Many thanks for any help.

Regards, Andrew
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looking for cheap and best phone which has lot of memory like 128gb and good ram like 4gb

any suggestions where to see and compare varous features and costs etc. that are available in usa markets



i also like to put 400 gb mini micro sd card (i think that is maximum available in market now right?)
please advise
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What FREE Android Phone tracking location AT&T APP do you recommend so I can find where my child is currently at if needed ?

 1. https://mobile-tracker-free.com
 2. etc ?
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I live in Waco Texas and am tired of $150 mo in bills from ATT.  I'm considering prepaid.

Suggestions are greatly appreciated.
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I have a Nexus 6 Android phone with Android 7.1.1

When I purchased the phone some years ago it was important to have an unlocked phone as well as what they called stock Android.

At the time I understood this to mean that you could use the SIM card from any carrier and that the software included with the stock Android was not tied to any particular carrier.

I have a lot of apps on this phone and it seems to run out of battery power pretty quick. I would like to stick unlocked phones with stock Android if possible, but have a better option in terms of stability, battery life, and a fast camera.

All suggestions are greatly appreciated.
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https://www.experts-exchange.com/questions/29120211/Unaccounted-space-in-Android-how-to-make-Android-Outlook-use-microSD.html?headerLink=workspace_open_questions

Referring to above unfinished EE thread,

Q1:
will anything break if I move Whatsapp photos/images from Phone to microSD & if needed,
later move the photos/images back to the phone?

Q2:
Would like to clarify what Tim Green mentioned below: I could not locate it.

"Just because it doesn't cache the email, it still save info about the mailbox that will be needed for connectivity.
The move process may be a bit different depending on the android device but you can do it like this for the most part:

1.Navigate to settings on your phone
2.Tap Apps.
3.Select an app you want to move to the microSD card.
4.Tap Storage.
5.Tap Change if it's there. If you don't see the Change option, the app cannot be moved.
6.Tap Move. "
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Smartphones

A smartphone or smart phone is a mobile phone with an advanced mobile operating system that combines features of a personal computer operating system with other features useful for mobile or handheld use. They typically combine the features of a cell phone with those of other popular mobile devices, such as personal digital assistant (PDA), media player and GPS navigation unit. Most smartphones can access the Internet, have a touchscreen user interface, can run third-party apps, music players and are camera phones. Most Smartphones produced from 2012 onwards also have high-speed mobile broadband 4G LTE internet, motion sensors, and mobile payment mechanisms.