Get Rid of Opera Mini News and Ads on Android Lockscreen

get rid of lock screen news by opera mini

Opera Mini browser is a nice app that can help easily and safely change IP to another country to visit a blocked website and save your mobile data when in roaming using its unique page compression feature. But as any freeware app it has a backside – annoying ads and news. Often people cannot understand where those ads on the lock screen came from. Yeah, Opera Mini is able to show you annoying unwanted content and you can be surprised greatly when you are unlocking your phone or tablet. Here is how to disable news option in Opera Mini app settings to get rid of ads and news on Android lock screen and start page within the browser itself.

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Make Galaxy S20, S10 Open Home Screen after Face Unlock (Disable ‘Stay on Lock screen’)

Galaxy S10 Phone Unlocked on the lock screen

Galaxy S20 owners often complain that they need to swipe on the screen after they successfully authorize using the face unlock feature. Here is how to make your S20, S10 or Note take you directly to the home screen after you face unlock it. What’s the point of doing extra movements, especially if they don’t boost the security?

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How to Register Another Fingerprint on Galaxy S20, S10, Note 10

Many users successfully initialize the fingerprint sensor during the initial setup but they don’t understand how to add another fingerprint later. But it is very important to know how to register another one because many of S10 owners will surely want to be able to unlock their phone with thumbs of both hands. Besides that, in some cases you may also need to allow you wife (or husband) to use the same smartphone and be able to quickly unlock it. In this step-by-step guide I will explain how to add another fingerprint on Galaxy S10 / S10 +/ S10e running Android 9 Pie.

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How to Enter the Recovery Mode on Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e

In this guide you will learn to reboot your Samsung Galaxy S10, S10+ or S10e into recovery mode and wipe cache or factory reset your phone. Based on my experience I can say that you should reset your Galaxy once a year to get rid of glitches and also after you upgrade Android OS to the latest version if you don’t want to face the battery drain issue on Android 9 Pie with One UI 1.1.

I advise you to remember the key combination to boot your Galaxy S10 into Recovery Mode because you might not be able to use Google in case if your Android phone is bricked or faced a bootloop.

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How to Enable Three-Finger Gesture to Take Screenshot on Huawei

I enjoy Huawei’s EMui very much! One of my favorite features in this UI is gestures. In particular, it is very handy to take a screenshots using three-finger gesture instead of pressing and holding some key combination. And when your phone has 6-inch screen it is especially important. In this guide I will show how to enable the feature on Huawei phones like P20/Pro/Lite, Mate 20/Pro/Lite, Nova 3/3i, Honor View series, etc.

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Delete A Single Caller from Recent Calls Log on Android

delete a single call record from recent call list on Android

In one of our previous tutorials we explained how to clear the whole call history. But sometimes you may want to delete a single caller from the recent calls list but you don’t want to clear the whole log. For instance, you wish to remove the phone number you’ve dialed by mistake because you don’t want to redial it once again. It is obvious that you won’t add it to your contacts with a name “Stranger. Don’t call” ๐Ÿ™‚ That’s why you need to remove it from your Recents. In this guide you will find how to delete a single call record from the Recent Calls log on various phones with different Android versions and UI skins: Pixel, Galaxy, Huawei/Honor, Xiaomi/Redmi and Meizu.

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