Pocket for Android

Getting Started with Pocket for Android

Introduction Welcome! This “Getting Started” article serves as a hub for information about Pocket for Android. It provides a basic introduction and also contains links to other useful Help pages. Ins...

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Saving to Pocket on Android

Introduction This article explains how to save items to Pocket using your Android phone or tablet. Saving from your Apps and Mobile Browser You can save pages directly from your mobile browser an...

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Viewing your Saved Items in Pocket for Android

Introduction This article explains how to read and view your saved items in Pocket on your Android phone or tablet, and how to adjust your viewing preferences. To view your list of saved items in Pocket o...

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Tagging in Pocket for Android

Introduction In Pocket, Tags can help you organize the items that you've saved. They are similar to folders, but they allow for more flexibility since a single item may be associated with multiple Tags. F...

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Using Pocket Offline on Android

Introduction Syncing and downloading are two core elements of Pocket. They ensure that your Pocket is always up to date and available at any time, even while offline. Syncing Each time you open P...

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Data and Battery Usage on Android

Pocket is designed to make efficient use of your cellular data and battery. However, if you would like to optimize Pocket to work best with your device and data plan, here are some things to consider. Sync...

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Moving Data to SD Card

Users with limited storage on their devices have requested the option to install Pocket on a removable SD card. Due to technical limitations of several core components of the app, this is not possible. Howev...

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What Android Permissions does Pocket require and why?

When installing Pocket on Android, you will be presented with a set of permissions that the app requires. Here's a brief explanation of why Pocket needs these permissions. Network Communication Full I...

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How and Why Pocket Asks for the Read Contacts Permission

We’ve always prided ourselves in having a strong privacy policy while being as transparent as possible because our user’s privacy is incredibly important to us. This article details how Pocket uses (and more im...

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How to Save from Pulse on Android

Pulse News is a great app for reading news from your favorite sources, and it's easy to save items you find to Pocket. Here's how: Create a Pulse.me account and configure Pocket Open Pulse Tap t...

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