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Google's latest Android stats show Lollipop on nearly one-fourth of all devices

New month, new Android distribution stats! Google just updated the Android distribution numbers on its Android Developers website. These stats are gathered by Google monitoring the Android devices...
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Meter live wallpaper for Android launched by Google Creative Lab

After launching a trio of unique Android apps back in August, Google’s Creative Lab is back today with something new. Meter is a new live wallpaper for Android devices that’ll display real-time stats...
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US Cellular lowers Shared Connect data plan pricing

US Cellular is making some big changes to its Shared Connect data plans today, lowering prices and streamlining its offerings. US Cellular now offers its Shared Connect data plans in 1GB, 3GB, 6GB,...
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Verizon finally voices support for Samsung Pay

Earlier this year, Samsung announced Samsung Pay and said that the mobile payment service would be supported by AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and US Cellular. Verizon said that it was “evaluating” the...
Microsoft Surface Pro 4

Microsoft reveals Surface Pro 4, convertible Surface Book laptop

Along with its new Band fitness tracker and Lumia smartphones, Microsoft today unveiled a new Surface: the Surface Pro 4. The Surface Pro 4 features a 12.3-inch display at 267ppi in the same...
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Microsoft Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL have Quad HD displays, 20-megapixel cameras

UPDATE: AT&T has confirmed that it'll sell the Lumia 950. Pricing and launch details will be announced later.   Microsoft fans have been waiting a long time for a new flagship smartphone, and...
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New Microsoft Band activity tracker revealed with updated design

One year after making its entrance into the fitness band market, Microsoft today unveiled its newest wearable. The new Microsoft Band  is the follow-up to last year’s Band, but it has a similar focus...
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Twitter launches Moments to help you better follow major events

Twitter can be a useful tool for following major events, but sometimes it can be tough to find the best Tweets that are being posted. After all, you can’t follow every single person all of the time....
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Sony reveals Android 6.0 Marshmallow update plans

The next manufacturer to announce its Android 6.0 Marshmallow update plans? Why, it’s Sony! The company behind the Xperia line of Android phones and tablets today revealed 14 devices that it plans to...
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YouTube for iOS updated with Android material design

Today was a big day for Google because it began pushing its first Android 6.0 updates over the air. That’s not all that Google’s done today, though, because the company has found time to push a major...
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These T-Mobile Android devices have a Marshmallow update in development

Today Google announced that it’s started pushing Android 6.0 to Nexus devices. And now folks that own a non-Nexus Android phone are wondering “Will my device get Marshmallow?” Today T-Mobile named 17...
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OnePlus now selling USB Type-C cable in two lengths

Back in July, OnePlus said that it’d sell its USB Type-C cable for around $5. Fast-forward to today and the cable is available for purchase. You can now buy a OnePlus USB Type-C cable in two...

HTC exec says commitment to monthly Android security updates 'not realistic'

In the days following the emergence of Android’s Stagefright vulnerability, Google, Samsung, and LG all committed to pushing monthly security updates for their Android devices. You might notice that...
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Sony Xperia Z4v cancelled by Verizon

Back in June, Sony and Verizon came together to announce that Big Red would launch the Xperia Z4v, a version of the Sony Xperia Z4 meant for the US market. They said that the phone would launch in...
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Google references unannounced DROID Maxx 2 on support page

Neither Motorola nor Verizon have officially announced the oft-rumored DROID Maxx 2 yet, but now the device is all but official thanks to Google. Google recently updated a Chromecast support page...
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Google pushing Android 6.0 Marshmallow updates, factory images also available

Just as expected, Google has officially released Android 6.0 Marshmallow for a handful of Nexus devices. Google says that it’s now pushing Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 7 (...
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HTC reports Q3 2015 results, including $138 million loss

HTC today posted its Q3 2015 results, reporting a quarterly revenue of NT$21.40 billion ($658 million USD) as well as an operating loss of NT$4.94 billion ($151.9 million USD). HTC’s net loss after...
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Photoshop Fix photo editing app released on iOS, coming soon to Android

Photoshop may primarily be known for as a desktop image editing app, but it’s been on mobile for a while, too. And while its original Photoshop Touch app is no longer available, Adobe has been...
ASUS ZenWatch 2

ASUS ZenWatch 2 now available in the US for $149.99

We’ve seen a lot of new Android Wear smartwatches debut lately, including the new Moto 360, Huawei Watch, and LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition. Now folks in the US can buy ASUS’s latest Android Wear...
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Spec details for Samsung's 18-inch Android tablet have leaked

Last month, Samsung teased a mysterious new tablet called the Galaxy View, saying that we’ll learn more about the device in October. It looks like that’s indeed the case, but it’s not Samsung that’s...