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Android Oreo’s “Turn on WiFi Automatically” feature is available for all in Android Pie

Google Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P owners will remember the disappointment when getting the official Android 8.0 Oreo update and not getting features like Night Light and automatic Wi-Fi wakeup. The latter feature was introduced with the Android Oreo update for the Google Pixel and Pixel XL. What it does is automatically turns on  Wi-Fi...

WPA3 WiFi security standard is final & coming to devices with the Snapdragon 845

The WPA3 WiFi security standard has been certified, as announced by the Wi-Fi Alliance earlier today. It's yet another incremental network security protocol upgrade and was necessary after WPA2 was cracked wide open early last year - eleven years after it was officially unveiled. Devices require more enhanced security hardware to utilize it, something which...

Share your Wi-Fi Password easily as a QR Code with this app

With so many smartphone users being stuck on limited data plans, a free Wi-Fi network is a very valuable commodity. We've all been in the situation where a guest comes over to your house and asks for the Wi-Fi password within the first 5 minutes. Even if you have the password memorized, it can be...

PAIRS App Allows You to Quickly Restore Your Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Settings

Frequently switching between ROMs and flashing new software updates is something that many of us often find ourselves doing. Playing around with a new ROM or other bit of software that the wide world of Android has to offer is great, but a side effect of doing this is having to manually re-add your Wi-Fi...