Let’s talk all things Android. Here is where you'll find a collection of articles we've put together to give you the lowdown on all things Android based. Which means you can ensure you always get the best performance and security out of your device.

How to Remove a Virus from Your iPhone or Android Phone

Learn how to scan and remove viruses from your iPhone or Android phone. Say goodbye to mobile malware, malicious apps, and annoying adware pop-ups!

Stop Robocalls with these 5 Steps | Ultimate How-To Guide

The increase of robocall scams is a scourge. Read our guide on how to stop unwanted robocalls in 5 steps. Use a blocker app, report to the FTC, and more.

Why Your Wi-Fi Isn’t Working & How to Fix It | Desktop or Phone

In today's world, a broken Wi-Fi connection is more than just annoying. Find out what's wrong and how to fix it here, on Windows, Mac, Android or iPhone.

Why Your Phone Gets Hot and How to Fix It

Worried your phone is getting too hot? Find out the possible causes of overheating and learn how to fix them — whether you use an iPhone or Android.

Safest Encrypted Messaging Apps for Android & iOS

A secure messaging app can protect your chats from the prying eyes of hackers and governments. But how can you be sure? Discover your best options here.

How to Check if an Android App is Safe to Install

With scams and viruses lurking on the Play Store, how can you ensure an app is safe to use? Whether gaming or mobile banking, try these quick checks.

How to Set Up & Use a VPN on Your Mobile Phone

This step-by-step guide helps you set up and connect to a VPN client on your iPhone or Android phone. Start using a mobile VPN today and keep your online activity private and anonymous.

Why isn’t My Android Phone Getting Updates?

There’s a serious problem with Android system updates. Why do they take so long to arrive and what can be done to improve this?

What All Android Users Need to Know About Ransomware

Your complete guide to Android ransomware and what you can do to protect yourself against attacks.

Guide to Android App Permissions & How to Use Them Smartly

Android app permissions can give apps control of your phone and access to your private conversations, photos, and more. Here's what you need to know to stay safe and in control.

Meltdown and Spectre Megabugs: a Quick ‘n Easy Guide

The latest on the Meltdown and Spectre processor bugs -- where they come from, who they affect, how they work and how to fix them -- explained simply.

What’s New with AVG AntiVirus for Android?

Your mobile device contains sensitive data. Learn how to stop intruders from accessing it with new security features from the latest version of AVG AntiVirus.

Top 10 Apps That Kill Your Android Phone's Battery

Our latest app report shows the worst battery-draining apps for Android phones of late 2016. Is your favorite app among them? Find out.

6 Great Ways to Reduce Mobile Data Usage

Most mobile data plans aren’t unlimited: If you’re constantly hitting your provider’s data limit, these insights & tips will help you greatly reduce your 3G/4G traffic usage on the go.

App Report Home

Battery life and proper charging is a science in and of itself, with lots of misinformation out there: This myth buster helps you treat your smartphone’s battery the right way.

3 Reasons to Never Use Fingerprint Locks on Phones

Fingerprint locks may be easy to use but they have some serious flaws and may be more dangerous than they are worth.

5 Smartphone Battery Myths Put to The Test

Battery life and proper charging is a science in and of itself, with lots of misinformation out there: This myth buster helps you treat your smartphone’s battery the right way.

Your Money or Your Data — The Ransomware Choice

Ransomware encrypts your files and demands payment for the key. Most ransomware arrives via email (though not all) as part of phishing attacks. Don't fall for it!

Give Your Android Device More Space, Speed & Battery Life

Clean your Android Smartphone or Tablet with these simple one-tap tips and tricks! They’re all free, so get started today.

10 Tips to Help Make Your Smartphone Battery Last Longer

Don’t let your phone quit on you when you need it most! These 10 easy tips will help extend your device's battery life.

What is Adware and How to Get Rid of It

Adware is aggressive or malicious advertising software that causes irritating things like popups or online tracking. Find out more about adware and how to remove it.

Which is the Most Secure Android Smart Lock?

Android Lollipop comes with several innovative security features to lock and unlock your phone with ease. But just how safe are they? Let’s take a look.

App Report 2014 Q2-Q3 - The Secret Life of Apps Revealed

The AVG app report that reveals the top apps that drain phones.

Analyzing an Android WebView Exploit

Mobile threat team analyzes a recently discovered Android WebView exploit. What to do and how to fix? Read on!

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