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Google Maps for Android will now let you slap stickers onto places

A new feature for Google Maps for Android is rolling out, and it aims to make your mapping experience a bit more personal. With the new Google Maps for Android, you can customize how your work and...
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Sprint launches Buy One, Get One Free Galaxy S7 promo and an iPhone 6s deal

Sprint today announced two new deals on two of the biggest smartphones on the market: the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the iPhone 6s. The Samsung Galaxy S7 is now part of a Buy One, Get One Free deal. With...

LG G5 pre-order and free accessory details for T-Mobile, US Cellular, and Best Buy revealed

Recently, folks that have their eye on the LG G5 have had to sit and watch their Galaxy S7-toting friends enjoying their new Android flagship, while they wonder when their new phone will arrive....
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Casio WSD-F10 rugged Android Wear smartwatch launching this month for $500

After being teased back in January, the rugged Casio WSD-F10 Android Wear smartwatch will finally hit store shelves and our wrists later this month. Casio today announced that the WSD-F10 will launch...
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Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 14921 rolling out with lots of Maps improvements

Today’s a big day for Windows fans. Not only did Microsoft officially kick off the Windows 10 Mobile rollout for Windows Phone 8.1 devices, but it’s also pushing a new Insider Preview update to...
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Michael Kors Access is a $395 Android Wear smartwatch with a focus on fashion

When the current smartwatch wave started, only dedicated mobile companies like Pebble and LG were creating hardware. Now traditional analog watch companies are getting in on the fun, too, and the...
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Android N Developer Preview update now rolling out

Well, that didn’t take long. A little more than one week after the Android N Developer Preview was first released, Google has started pushing an update to eligible devices. The Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X,...
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Samsung Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO is a luxury smartwatch with more than 100 diamonds

Samsung is no stranger to blinging out its devices, and the latest Galaxy product to get the crystal treatment is the Gear S2. Samsung has officially introduced the Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO, a...
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Windows 10 Mobile update for Windows Phone 8.1 devices begins rolling out

Months after the first Windows 10 Mobile phones made their official debut, Microsoft has said that it’s starting to push W10M to older phones. Microsoft today began updating older Windows Phone 8.1...
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Nextbit Robin CDMA model cancelled due to lengthy and costly certification

The Nextbit Robin began life on Kickstarter as a GSM-only Android smartphone, but eventually Nextbit added a CDMA version for Verizon and Sprint customers following consumer requests. Unfortunately,...
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T-Mobile Binge On adds YouTube and other services, makes tweaks for video providers

T-Mobile’s Binge On service is gaining support for more free streaming options today, including one biggie that T-Mo folk will be super excited for. Binge On now supports YouTube, meaning that T-...
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Oppo R9 and R9 Plus boast super-thin bezels, 16-megapixel front-facing cameras

Oppo today took the wraps off of its two latest Android smartphones, the R9 and R9 Plus. While the spec lists of the two phones differ a bit, they do have one thing in common: beefy front-facing...
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Alcatel Idol 4 Pro tipped as Windows 10 Mobile version of Idol 4S

Earlier this year, Alcatel released a Windows 10 Mobile version of the Fierce XL, which it launched as an Android phone in 2015. Now a new leak suggests that Alcatel is getting ready to do the same...
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OnePlus 2 Android 6.0 update now being soak tested, leak shows

Earlier this month, the OnePlus 2 received an update to OxygenOS 2.2.1, with RAW support for the OnePlus Camera app in tow. Now it looks like some OnePlus 2 owners are getting another OxygenOS update...
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Samsung Music app hits Google Play Store

Many device makers upload their custom Android apps to Google Play for easy updating, and today Samsung has done just that with one of its TouchWiz apps. Samsung Music is now on Google Play, offering...

Moto X Pure Edition on sale at B&H, includes free accessory bundle with microSD card

Remember that Moto X Pure Edition deal that we told you about last week? The sale is now available from another retailer, but they’ve sweetened it with some free accessories. B&H Photo Video is...
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Samsung will give you a free Fast Charge Wireless Charging Pad when you buy one

Samsung today kicked off a nice deal that’ll help you greatly expand your collection of wireless chargers. If you buy one Fast Charge Wireless Charging Pad from Samsung’s store between today and...
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Nixon The Mission is a rugged Android Wear smartwatch with Snapdragon Wear 2100

Lots of traditional watch makers are getting into the smartwatch game. There’s TAG Heuer, Fossil, Casio, and now Nixon is, too. Nixon today revealed the Mission, its new ruggedized Android Wear...
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Google material design guidelines recommend Android app devs use bottom nav bars

Google has long offered design guidelines to help Android app developers create UIs that it thinks will fit in with the OS design and be best for users, and according to the latest version of design...
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Instagram will tweak your feed to show posts you care more about first

You know how Facebook’s News Feed tries to show you posts that it thinks that you’ll like the most, even if they’re not necessarily in chronological order? Well a similar sort of timeline is coming...