JR Raphael

Contributing Editor

JR Raphael is a journalist and columnist who’s been covering Android and Chrome OS since their earliest days. His Android Intelligence (née Android Power) column was born at Computerworld in 2010 and has happily made its home there ever since.

JR's Android Intelligence newsletter takes the same basic recipe as the column and turns up the heat. Each issue is jam-packed with productivity tips, perspective on the week’s most impactful Android news, and all sorts of exclusive extras — and best of all, it's delivered right to your inbox every Friday. If you haven't yet subscribed, you're missing out!

You can find JR on Twitter, Google+, or at his personal writing refuge, JRStart.com.

Phone smarts: 6 essential tips for Android users

12 tips to curb data usage in Android

12 tips to curb data usage in Android

If your Android device is guzzling data, it can cost you or your employer a bundle. Here are 12 ways to prevent that.

Android gotchas: Fast fixes for 6 common problems

Android gotchas: Fast fixes for 6 common problems

Solve some of the most common Android issues with this easy-to-follow troubleshooting guide

The best office apps for Android

The best office apps for Android

Microsoft finally got serious about mobile, and Android office contenders have been forced to keep up

30 tasty tips for Android Nougat

30 tasty tips for Android Nougat

Take full advantage of your phone's latest features with this collection of 30 tips for Android Nougat (Android 7.0 and 7.1).

14 eyebrow-raising things Google knows about you

14 eyebrow-raising things Google knows about you

Some are fascinating, others are frightening, but here's how to find out what Google has on you.

32 tips and tricks for Google Photos

32 tips and tricks for Google Photos

Got Google Photos? This guide will help you get around the service like a pro and do all sorts of advanced stuff with your image collection.

OK, Google: 160 valuable voice commands for Android

OK, Google: 160 valuable voice commands for Android

Google offers a diverse collection of voice commands for Android. We list 160 that you can use to make your life easier and more efficient.

Hands on: What's new and noteworthy with Android N

Hands on: What's new and noteworthy with Android N

A detailed look at the most meaningful changes coming to Android via this year's yet-to-be-named N release.

11 ways to get the most out of Google Keep on Android

11 ways to get the most out of Google Keep on Android

Keep, Google's note-taking Android app, may look simple, but it's actually a powerful productivity tool. Here are 11 ways to get the most out of it.

Android at work: 38 business-worthy apps

Android at work: 38 business-worthy apps

For Android to win over the enterprise, it needs the right apps -- and these offerings definitely mean business

5 Android keyboard apps for easier typing

5 Android keyboard apps for easier typing

Upgrade your Android input experience by finding the best virtual keyboard for your personal typing style.

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