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Samsung Galaxy S 5

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Localize the Weather Page on Your Samsung Galaxy S 5

Knowing the weather in Bellevue, WA is very important for the people who live there, but for those who live in Indianapolis, that information has less value. You can make sure the weather info that appears [more…]

Monitor the Finance Page on Your Samsung Galaxy S 5

From the Yahoo! Finance page, you can use your Samsung Galaxy S 5 to monitor the price of stocks or indices delayed by the standard 15-minute lag time that financial news organizations are obligated to [more…]

Add Shortcuts to the Home Screen of Your Galaxy S5

Your Samsung Galaxy S5 home screens are versatile; and you can add, move, or remove icons any time you wish. Among the items that you can add to your Home screen are: [more…]

Navigate Your Samsung Galaxy S5 Phone

Even if you've used a smartphone in the past, you'll probably still need a bit of guidance to get around your Galaxy S 5. Here's your guide to your phone's buttons, its touchscreen, and the keyboard: [more…]

Samsung Galaxy S 5 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

The new Samsung Galaxy S 5 smartphone comes loaded with features, and we can help you make the most of them. For example, you can add local weather information or monitor the latest stock prices and financial [more…]

Adding a Contact to the Samsung Galaxy S 5 from a Text

The Samsung Galaxy S 5 intelligently integrates all your contact information in one place. If anyone new contacts you via a call, text, or e-mail, the S 5 makes it easy to add the new information to an [more…]

How to Buy Books from the Google Play Store on Your Samsung Galaxy

The iPhone has iTunes, and the Kindle Fire has Amazon. These days every device, is associated with an online store. Your Samsung Galaxy S 5, being an Android device, connects you to the Google Play Store [more…]

Using Pandora with Your Samsung Galaxy S 5

Internet radio applications are a great way to play music. Even if you live in a big city and have a full dial of broadcast radio stations, the options can get stale. Internet radio solves that problem [more…]

Adding a Security App to Your Samsung Galaxy S 5

The current trend among businesses is to have employees BYOD, which stands for bring your own device. Employees tend to prefer this because it allows them to have only one phone, instead of one for work [more…]

7 Things the Samsung Galaxy S 5 Offers That the Galaxy S 4 Does Not

The Samsung Galaxy S 4 is a great phone, but the Galaxy S 5 is better. Here are seven reasons why. Some of these are critically important. Others are kind of gimmicky, but cool nonetheless. [more…]

How to Use the Samsung Galaxy S 5 Touchscreen

To cram all the information that you need onto one screen, Samsung takes the modern approach to screen layout of the Samsung Galaxy S 5. You’ll want to become familiar with several finger-navigation motions [more…]

How to Use the Samsung Galaxy S 5’s Air Gesture, Air View, and Eye Gestures

The Samsung Galaxy S 5 adds some new capabilities to the mix. The Air Gesture, Air View, and Eye Gestures show off just how smart this phone really is! [more…]

How to Add and Remove Shortcuts from the Samsung Galaxy S 5’s Home Screen

On the Samsung Galaxy S 5 you have a lot of screen real estate where you can put icons of your favorite applications. You can add shortcuts to the apps to the desired page on your Home panorama by following [more…]

How to Synch a Bluetooth Headset to the Samsung Galaxy S 5

With a Bluetooth headset device, you can talk on your Samsung Galaxy S 5 phone without having to hold the phone to your ear — and without any cords running from the phone to your earpiece. [more…]

How to Send a Text Message on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

There are two scenarios for texting on the Samsung Galaxy S 5. The first is when you send someone a text that that person for the first time. The second is when you have a text conversation with a person [more…]

How to Send a Text Message with an Attachment on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

What if you want to send something in addition to or instead of text from your Samsung Galaxy S 5? Say, you want to send a picture, some music, or a Word document along with your text. Easy as pie, as [more…]

How to Set Up Non-Gmail E-Mail on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

Your Samsung Galaxy S 5 phone is set up to work with up to ten e-mail accounts. If you have more than ten accounts, I’m thinking that you might have too much going on in your life. No phone, not even the [more…]

How to Set Up Your Gmail E-Mail on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

If you already have a Gmail account, setting it up on your Samsung Galaxy S 5 phone is easy as can be. Follow these steps from the Apps menu: [more…]

How to Set Up a Corporate E-Mail on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

In addition to personal e-mail accounts, you can add your work e-mail to your Samsung Galaxy S 5 phone — if it’s based upon a Microsoft Exchange server, that is, and if it’s okay with your company’s IT [more…]

Basics of the Samsung Galaxy S 5’s Contact Database

Take a look at the Contact database and see how wonderful it is. From your Samsung Galaxy S 5’s Home screen, tap the following icon. If you haven’t created a Gmail account, synched your personal e-mail [more…]

How to Link Contacts on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

Now, as slick as the Samsung Galaxy S 5’s system for linking your contacts is, it isn’t perfect. In this scenario, both contacts have the same first and last name. However, if the same person also goes [more…]

How to Import SIM Card Contacts to the Samsung Galaxy S 5

If your phone before your Samsung Galaxy S 5 worked with AT&T or T-Mobile, you probably have a SIM card. Here is a profile of a typical SIM card, next to a dime for scale, although yours probably has the [more…]

How to Add Contacts When You Dial on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

One way to add contacts to the Samsung Galaxy S 5’s contact list is to do so as you call people. To add contacts using this method, simply follow these six steps. [more…]

How to Access Mobile Websites on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

After the browser is up on your Samsung Galaxy S 5, it’s designed to function like the browser on your PC. At any time, you can enter a web address (URL) by tapping the text box at the top of the screen [more…]

Basics of Bookmarks on the Samsung Galaxy S 5

As convenient as it is to type URLs or search terms with the keyboard of the Samsung Galaxy S 5, you’ll find it’s usually faster to bookmark a web address that you visit frequently. Making bookmarks is [more…]

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