Disable Bluetooth visibility timeout on Samsung Galaxy devices with Android 5

By default Samsung Galaxy smartphones have a bluetooth visibility timeout. This means that if you want someone to send you a file the transfer must be done within 5 minutes since you turn on bluetooth. The same thing with pairing your Galaxy with wireless headset, bluetooth speaker or any other gadget. Here is how to disable bluetooth visibility timeout completely and make your Android phone always visible to all nearby bluetooth devices.  Continue reading

How to change the alarm sound on Android 7 Nougat and Android 6 Marshmallow

Here is how to change the sound of your alarm in Android 7 Nougat and Android 6 Marshmallow. Note that you can assign different ringtones to different alarms. You may also choose sounds from system ringtones (including those you put into Ringtones folder in your device storage manually), as well as assign your favourite music track from external SD card or even tell your Android to start a playlist at the time specified in the alarm settings. The steps are pretty the same for Android 7, Android 6 or Cyanogen 12/13. Continue reading