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

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

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

7 ways to supercharge your personal cloud storage

7 ways to supercharge your personal cloud storage

Make the most of your virtual storage with these seven tips and tools for cloud power users

7 Android tools that can help your personal security

7 Android tools that can help your personal security

Forget security suites: These sensible tools are all you really need on your phone to stay safe

Deep thoughts from the founders of failed startups

Deep thoughts from the founders of failed startups

The fine line between tragedy and comedy has never been more evident than with these delightfully dreary declarations

5 signs your startup is screwed

5 signs your startup is screwed

The founders of failed startups share lessons learned along the way -- and signs of impending doom they wish they'd spotted sooner

The 33 worst lines ever said by tech recruiters

The 33 worst lines ever said by tech recruiters

Tech recruiters say the darnedest things. How many of these cringeworthy pronouncements have you heard?

16 must-have Android productivity apps

16 must-have Android productivity apps

From basic business tasks to advanced automation, these 16 apps will make your Android device more useful than ever

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