Sideloading Android OTA updates

If you have a Nexus device, it will regularly get updated to the newest Android version. If you don't like to wait for the OTA update to arrive to your device, you can sideload the update if you can get your hands on it. Note: You should always backup important files on your device before doing an update like this. Use this at your own risk, should anything unexpected happen to your device. Downloading the OTA update file Usually, Android

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Useful ADB Commands

If you are developing Android apps, using the Android Debug Bridge tool (ADB) may sometimes be necessary, or could save you a lot of time. With ADB you can install/uninstall apps, forward ports, push/pull files to your device, remotely connect to SQLite databases on your device, record the device screen, and more. See the link at the bottom for a full reference. Setting up the ADB tool The ADB tool comes with the Android SDK, and you can

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