Tag Archives: ADB

Manual Google Drive backup support is now in testing in Android Pie

Android Pie manual Google Drive backupUpgrading your Android smartphone can be annoying if you aren’t getting a device from the same brand. That’s because, unless you have a rooted device with TitaniumBackup, you may find yourself having to set up all your apps again since the built-in backup solution isn’t that robust. While the built-in solution can backup contacts, call

Future Android release will bring manual Google Drive backup support

google drive chromebooksAccording to a correspondent for the Android development team on the Google Issue Tracker, a future Android release will allow users to start a manual app data backup to Google Drive. This includes backing up your application data, call history, device settings, and text messages. As it stands, your backups go to Google Drive automatically

TWRP 3.2.2-0 brings ADB fixes and improvements to OTA updates

TWRP Xiaomi Mi Mix 2, Motorola Moto E4 Plus, and Telekom PulsThe most famous custom recovery, Team Win Recovery Project (known as TWRP) has been updated to version 3.2.2-0. This release brings a number of fixes and improvements over the previous version. Notable fixes include proper support for the adb backup feature, along with improving the installation of OTA updates so that you don’t need to

How to set up ADB & Fastboot on an x86_64 Chromebook running Chrome OS

ADB and Fastboot are tools that every Android developer and power user should be intimately familiar with. They’re powerful command line programs that allow you to use your PC to interface with your smartphone, whether it be for app debugging or modifying the software. Setting up ADB/Fastboot is fairly simple if you have a PC running

Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick Devices are being Infected with Cryptocurrency Malware

Several users in our forums have reported that their Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire TV Stick devices have suddenly become very slow to use. This sudden slowdown coincides with the appearance of an app simply called “test” that keeps popping up randomly. Not only is the popup annoying, but it also causes video playback