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Android N Developer Preview 2 rolling out with Vulkan API, new emoji design, and more

A little more than a month after the Android N Developer Preview launched, the second version has started its rollout. Google says that Android N Developer Preview 2 is out today, April 13, with bug...
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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile will get Kyocera Hydro Reach, LG G Stylo 2, Samsung Galaxy J7

Sprint has two prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, and they’re both getting a trio of new Android phones. First up is the Kyocera Hydro Reach, an Android 5.1 phone with a 5-inch 960x540...
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Snapchat update adds moving emoji for your videos

Snapchat is rolling out a big update today to make its emojis even better. The new version of Snapchat enables emojis to move with whatever you attach them to rather than staying in a single place....
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Google Photos for Android update adds manual backup

Google Calendar isn’t the only Google-made Android app that’s getting an update today. Google Photos for Android is receiving an update to version 1.18 that adds a manual backup option. The feature...
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Google Calendar adds Goals to help find time for your personal activities

Google Calendar is turning 10 today, and to celebrate, it’s getting a new feature to help you achieve your goals. The aptly-named Goals feature in Google Calendar will help you find time in your...
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Amazon Kindle Oasis features refreshed design, $289.99 price tag

Amazon’s Kindle line of e-readers has been around for eight years now, and today the latest model was announced with a refreshed design and a new charging system. The Kindle Oasis is the thinnest and...
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Microsoft's Word Flow for iPhone keyboard shown off in leaked screenshots

Three months after we learned that Microsoft is planning to bring Windows Phone’s Word Flow keyboard to iOS, some new images of the keyboard have leaked out. The screenshots show Microsoft’s “Word...
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Sony Xperia Z5 Premium gains new pink color option

When the Sony Xperia Z5 Premium made its debut last year, it was available in three colors: silver, black, and gold. That’s not exactly a wide range of color options, but today the Z5 Premium is...
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HTC 10 gets $100 discount with promo code

The HTC 10 is now official, and if you’ve decided that it’s the phone for you, you can now pre-order HTC’s new Android flagship. If you haven’t already placed an order for an HTC 10, though, you can...
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Facebook Messenger adding bots to show you news, help you buy flowers, and more

Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular messaging apps in the world, and Facebook is frequently improving it and adding new features. Today Facebook revealed another major new addition to...
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Watch T-Mobile show off the HTC 10 with an extreme unboxing

Phone unboxings are nothing new, and we at PhoneDog have done quite a few of them ourselves. T-Mobile is mixing things up with some of its recent unboxings, though, by showing off new flagships in...
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LG wants to work with developers to create new G5 modules

At launch, LG G5 buyers only have one module that they can buy to take advantage of the G5’s modular design. LG is looking to grow that number, though, by working on new modules with outside...
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Unannounced Sony Android phone leaks with 6-inch display, front camera with flash

Sony’s no stranger to offering smartphones with ginormous displays, and now it looks like the company is cooking up another big handset. Images of a new Xperia C series phone from Sony have leaked on...

HTC M9 successor, the HTC 10, is now official

If you’ve been keeping up with the news recently, you’re probably aware that today is the day that HTC finally unveiled its mega-hyped HTC M10 – or as it is now officially known as, the HTC 10. The...
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Google Voice Access Beta will let you use your Android phone with just your voice

Android already lets you do a lot of things with your voice, like launching a Google search and dictating text, but now Google is launching a feature that’ll let you do way more. Voice Access Beta...
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T-Mobile LG V10 Android 6.0 update has started rolling out

The Galaxy S6 and S6 edge aren’t the only T-Mobile phones getting updated to Android 6.0 today, as the Marshmallow rollout for the LG V10 has begun, too. Several T-Mobile LG V10 owners are now...
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HTC 10 promo video leak shows off the phone's design

On the eve of the HTC 10’s official debut, a video that could be shown as part of HTC’s big event has leaked out. An HTC 10 promotional video has found its way online. The video originally appeared...
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T-Mobile Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, Verizon S6 edge+ getting Android 6.0 updates

There are a few different Samsung Galaxy devices getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow today, including both the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge on T-Mobile. Both updates include Android 6.0.1, and they’re both also...

More HTC 10 photos leak ahead of April 12 event

With just a couple of days to go before the HTC 10’s official debut, the leaks of HTC’s next flagship device just keep on coming. New photos that claim to show the HTC 10 have been shared by GSM...
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Sony starts pushing Android 6.0 to select Xperia Z2, Z3, and Z3 Compact models

There are still a lot of devices out there waiting for their Android 6.0 update, but Marshmallow is steadily making its way to more phones and tablets, and today we can add a few more to the list of...