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7 Android shortcuts for doing things faster

Many of Android’s most oft-used features—everything from taking a picture to silencing alerts—are only a few taps, swipes or button-presses away.

Let’s say you’re casually scrolling through Gmail on your Android phone when a can’t-miss Kodak moment suddenly presents itself. If you didn’t know better, you’d frantically tap the Home button and start swiping home screens until you found the camera app—that is, unless you use Android’s new camera shortcut.

Indeed, Android boasts a series of handy shortcuts for everything from taking a screenshot to silencing notifications. Some of the best Android shortcuts have been around for years, while others will only work for those lucky enough to have Marshmallow—the latest version of Android—installed on their devices.

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