Armando RodriguezAssistant Editor, PCWorld

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Armando is an Android nerd, covering both apps and phones, and a former programmer. He is also a world-class heckler on Twitter.

How to Maintain Your Android Phone

Android phones can become slow and clunky with age, but these tips can help get your phone running like new again.

Google I/O 2012: What to expect

Google's developer conference is happening this week in San Francisco and we'll be there to bring you the latest breaking news.

LG Optimus Vu Review: An Impressive Phone Held Back by Clumsy Design

The LG Optimus Vu has the makings of an excellent Android phone, but its dreadful design will leave your hand aching.

Windows Phone Joins the Map Wars, Gets Nokia Maps Built-In

Microsoft goes with Nokia's mapping technology in Windows Phone 8.

Nerd Fight!

Nerd Fight: Has Facebook become too cluttered?

Is Facebook getting too overloaded with shared links, Internet memes, and other fluff that drowns out your friends' status updates? One TechHive editor thinks so; the other counters that the problem may not be with Facebook.

Hands on with LG Optimus Vu: An enormous phone with a stylus

The LG Optimus Vu has a hard-to-hold design and a sub-par camera, but the stylus works well.

Samsung TecTiles help in automating your phone, make NFC useful

Samsung releases affordable NFC stickers that can be programmed to automate certain actions on your smartphone when they are tapped.

Songbird Gets Social, Creates The Pinterest Of Music

Songbird launches a new website and service that helps you discover new music.

Hands on with the new extra social Foursquare app

Foursquare updates its iOS and Android apps, making it much easier to share your location with friends and find new places to explore.

Apple iOS 6 vs. Android vs. Windows Phone (Comparison Chart)

New maps, an improved browser, and a smarter Siri are just some of the improvements that Apple has announced for iOS 6. We look at how these new features stack up against Microsoft and Android's offerings.


Hands on with Microsoft's on{X} app for Android

I went hands on on{X} for Android to find out what all the buzz was about.

HTC EVO 4G LTE signal woes confirmed

Our in-house testing confirmed that the HTC EVO 4G LTE does, in fact, have some reception issues.

Dubstep Grandma Rocks Out, Re-Takes Memes From Cats

Sick of all the cat memes? Here's one grandma who is reclaiming memes in the name of humanity.

LinkedIn Hack FAQ: What You Need to Know

Worried that your LinkedIn account has fallen victim to hackers? Here's what to do next to safeguard your account.