About Rachit Agarwal
Rachit is a Features Writer at AndroidPolice. He has been covering the tech landscape for the past seven years and loves to help people figure out their devices and get the most out of them.
He is responsible for researching and writing in-depth articles that explore the latest trends and help readers with their devices.
Rachit enjoys exploring new gadgets, experimenting with different software, and reading fantasy novels. In his spare time, you can find him tinkering with his Android device, writing on his MacBook, or reading the latest Cosmere books.
Did you know you can add gift cards to your PayPal account? Here's how!
PayPal changed the online finance landscape when it launched, allowing users to execute online payments with security and ease. PayPal is widely accepted and allows you to use your credit or debit cards for payment all over the world.
Quickly find relevant data in Google Sheets!
Manually sifting through a giant Google Sheets file isn't efficient. A built-in search function can look through all your open documents in seconds. In addition to Google's Find function, there are other ways to search for things. We cover each of these methods below so that you can pick the right search technique for your needs. They work on all platforms, including Windows, Mac, and Chromebooks. No Google Sheets add-ons are required.
Passkeys are faster, stronger, and more protected than passwords. Here's why they're the future of personal login security
Are you tired of passwords? We're tired of passwords, even when they're made easier with a password manager app. Companies like Google are tired of passwords because they create too many potential vulnerabilities for user security. Everyone knows it's a problem. And now, a solution is on the rise. Welcome to the world of passkeys.
If you use Skype for conversations but want features found in apps like Discord that allow you to play music during calls, this article is for you. With help from third-party audio routing apps, you can play music inside Skype calls, so you and your caller can listen to the same music. In this guide, we show you how to play music on Skype. Put on a pair of noise-canceling headphones, and let's get started.
Is there a way to see who is taking screenshots of your Facebook content?
Screenshots allow you to share anything on your device's screen. Whether you use an iPhone, Android, or one of the top Chromebooks, you can take screenshots to capture anything on your screen. That means anyone can capture anything you share on your social media or the web.
Need to cancel your Skype subscription? Don't worry, it's a breeze!
Skype is still one of the best options to make international calls, especially if you want to connect to someone who isn't internet savvy. Skype is one of the few services that allows you to call a mobile or landline number.
Get rid of unwanted Samsung apps
The best Samsung phones offer a multi-day battery life, captivating cameras, and solid software features. But they also come with several pre-installed apps, which may take up the storage on your phone and make it harder to get to the apps you use. However, Samsung makes it easy to delete most unwanted apps for a clutter-free experience.
You can no longer use spam as your go-to excuse for a cluttered inbox
Many of us use Gmail for work, to stay in touch with friends and family, and to track online purchases. Gmail is easily accessible from a desktop PC, an Android phone, an iPhone, or a budget Chromebook. However, its ease of access also makes it a target for spammers. Gmail has a robust spam filter, but its built-in safeguards may let annoying spam through. In this guide, we show you how to manage and reduce spam emails in Gmail.
Time to keep a tab on your phone usage habits
So, you upgraded to the latest Google Pixel 8 and now spend your days enjoying your new smartphone. But don't forget that, like any technology, smartphones are a double-edged sword. On the one hand, they put the world's knowledge at your fingertips. On the other hand, they let you drown in the unending depth of social media.
Have text-based real-time conversations with the RTT calling feature!
Our smartphones have become so advanced that calls have almost become a secondary feature, with most of us relying on texting for our conversations. While texting is great for asynchronous conversations, calls are still the way to go if you want real-time conversation.
Hiding and locating orders shouldn't be this difficult
Thanks to month-watering sales and Prime Day deals, we've ordered some embarrassing items on Amazon that we don't want anyone to find out. While there's no way to delete an order from your purchase history, Amazon allows you to archive orders to hide them. Whether you purchased a pair of the best wireless headphones as a surprise gift and don't want someone else to find it out, go through the steps below to archive irrelevant Amazon orders.
Sideloading apps on Fire TV is tricky, but not impossible!!
Amazon Fire TV is one of the most affordable and best streaming devices you can buy. You can use the Amazon Fire TV to turn your regular TV or external display into a Smart TV and stream your favorite content to your heart's desire.
Don't worry about old fax machines and landlines. Learn to send fax from Gmail!
Fax is still used today to send documents to certain businesses and government agencies in a secure and compliant way. The service has evolved with time, and you no longer need a big fax machine to send your faxes. Today, you can send faxes using Windows or Mac computers, or your favorite Chromebook and Android smartphone, using online fax services that let you fax documents over the internet through some of the best Android apps.
It's not just you, even I can't wait to get the latest update
Google recently introduced the Google Pixel 8 alongside the Google Pixel Watch 2. The Pixel 7 series proved popular in 2022, and it seems that the Pixel 8 series won't let us down either. The new Pixel phone features significant design changes, has a new processor, and runs Android 14 out of the box. The latest version of the Android operating system is also rolling out to the Pixel 4a 5G and its successors.
Learn how the new Nearby Unlock feature differs from Android Smart Lock!!
Modern Android smartphones offer biometric security features, like fingerprint and face unlock, to provide an instantaneous and seamless unlocking experience. However, every once in a while, your smartphone asks you to enter your password, and it can be frustrating.
Fire TV remote not responding? Try resetting it for a quick fix
Amazon Fire TV devices are some of the best media streaming devices you can buy to stream your favorite content. While cable TV is still hanging around, most of the content has moved on to streaming services, and Amazon Fire TV allows you to access them at an affordable price.
Unlock hidden features and diagnose your Android smartphone with these secret codes!
One of the reasons we recommend the Android system is that it's packed with hidden features and customization settings that allow us to configure our devices how we want. One way to access secret features on your Android smartphone is to use short codes or secret codes. You can use these secret codes to unlock extra features and run diagnostics on your Android smartphone. Some of these short codes are universal and work on any Android device, while others are specific to custom Android skins, like OneUI for Samsung smartphones.
Use this Android 14 feature to protect your Android PIN!
Android 14 beta testing is going full steam ahead, and if you own a Google Pixel smartphone, you might be testing it and enjoying all the new features it brings. One of the new features that has flown under the radar is the Enhanced Pin Privacy mode that makes PIN entry more secure on Android. Here's how you can use this feature to make PIN entry more private on Android 14.
Beautify Google with custom backgrounds and themes
Google Chrome's new tab page is minimal and functional but not fun. However, Chrome gives you several ways to customize your Google background image. You can overhaul the browser using Google Chrome themes, spice up the new tab page with fresh new looks, and use a custom image as your background. If you are tired of staring at an empty white homepage in your Google Chrome browser, use these methods to change your Google background.
Use these handy tips to find email addresses with precision
If you want to find someone's email address, look online. With social platforms and professional networking websites, you can find an email address online with search techniques and a little patience. You can also use lead-generating services that make it easier to find email addresses online, but we recommend using them as a last resort, as they often cost money. In this guide, we teach you basic search techniques you can use to find email addresses online.