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Facebook Messenger codes and links make it easier to contact others

Facebook Messenger is getting some new features today aimed at making it easier for you to contact your friends. David Marcus, the lead for Messenger at Facebook, has announced that his team is...
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Moto X Pure Edition on sale at Amazon, get 32GB for $349.99

Last month, Motorola put its Moto X Pure Edition on sale, and the 32GB model was priced at $399.99. If you decided to skip that deal, though, you can now snag that same phone for even less. Amazon is...
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Sprint Galaxy S5 now receiving its Android 6.0 Marshmallow update

Sprint has already pushed Android 6.0 to many of its Samsung Galaxy phones, and today it can add one more device to that list. Sprint is now updating its Samsung Galaxy S5 to Android 6.0. The update...
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Leaked photo may show 2016 Moto X

We’re starting to make progress on our 2016 Android flagship checklist, with companies like Samsung and LG having shown their wares, HTC coming up soon, and Motorola expected to have a new phone of...
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First iOS 9.3.2 beta update now rolling out to public testers

Just as expected, Apple has started pushing the first iOS 9.3.2 beta to public testers shortly after rolling it out to developers. iOS 9.3.2 Public Beta 1 is now available to members of the Apple...
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Verizon promo offers three-month HBO Now subscription for new lines or upgrades

Lots of folks are getting excited for the start of Game of Thrones season six later this month, and today Verizon kicked off a promotion that could let you watch the new GoT for free. Starting today...

FBI says tool used to access San Bernardino iPhone 5c doesn't work on newer phones

Last month, the FBI revealed that it’d successfully gotten into the iPhone 5c that it had previously ordered Apple help it break into. The government didn’t say much about how it got into the phone...
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Microsoft launches Hub Keyboard on iOS

Back in February, Microsoft launched its experimental Hub Keyboard on Android, offering a third-party keyboard that let you perform lots of tasks without jumping between apps. Now that app has...

Official Reddit app for Android and iPhone launches, download now for free Reddit Gold

Despite the fact that Reddit has been around for about a decade now, the social news site hasn’t had an official app for its users to browse the service on their smartphones, leaving those folks to...
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OnePlus One Marshmallow update in final testing, expected to arrive 'very soon'

The OnePlus One may not be the flagship of OnePlus’s lineup anymore, but that doesn’t mean that OnePlus has forgotten its first smartphone, because it’s going to get a major update soon. OnePlus co-...
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Alcatel Xess is an Android tablet with a 17.3-inch display, and it's launching this month

Remember that gigantic Android tablet that Alcatel announced last year? Well now we know when it’s going to launch, and it’s coming soon. The Alcatel Xess is arriving on April 22 at a price of $499....
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T-Mobile's spring break promo plan offers two lines with 6GB of LTE data each

Yesterday T-Mobile launched a promotional plan that includes four lines with 10GB of data each. Not everyone needs four lines of service, though, so T-Mobile today announced another promo plan with...
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Huawei TalkBand B3 comes in three styles, offers smartphone pairing and activity tracking

Along with its new P9 and P9 Plus flagship Android phones, Huawei today also took the wraps off of a new wearable device. The Huawei TalkBand B3 is a new wearable with a curved 80x128 PMOLED display...
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Android N Developer Preview could eventually be offered to non-Nexus devices

Last month, Google launched the Android N Developer Preview to enable anyone to test the next major Android update before it’s released to the public. The catch is that the Android N Developer...
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AT&T appears to have matched Verizon's $20 upgrade fee

Days after Verizon rolled out a $20 upgrade fee on all device payment plans and at full retail price, it looks like AT&T has matched that fee. An AT&T support page shows that the big blue...

Apple rumored to let iOS users hide preinstalled apps

While Apple is regularly adding new features to iOS, there are a few long-requested features that still aren’t there. One of them is the ability to hide or delete Apple’s stock iOS apps, but it looks...
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HTC 10 audio-focused teaser touts the 'best BoomSound yet'

HTC has posted quite a few teasers for the HTC 10 over the past month or two, but they’ve largely been image teasers. Now that we’re getting closer to the HTC 10’s expected debut, HTC is going bigger...
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T-Mobile Enhanced Voice Services rolling out with improved call reliability and audio

After last week rolling out new Simple Choice Data-Only plans that offer no voice minutes, T-Mobile is now launching a new feature focused on improving voice calls. T-Mobile today confirmed that it’s...

iOS 9.3.2 beta 1, watchOS 2.2.1 beta 1 updates now available to developers

Now that Apple has officially released iOS 9.3 (and 9.3.1) to consumers, it’s time for developers to move on and start testing the next iOS update. iOS 9.3.2 beta 1 is now available to registered...
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Huawei P9 and P9 Plus official with dual rear Leica-branded cameras, metal bodies

We’re knee deep in smartphone flagship season, and today Huawei got in action by announcing its new P9 and P9 Plus phones. The Huawei P9 takes advantage of Huawei’s new partnership with Leica, as the...