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Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, and S7 edge+ teased in new image leak

As we inch closer to MWC 2016 and the expected debut of Samsung’s new lineup of flagship Android phones, there’s a lot of speculation about what the new Galaxy S7 family will look like. According to...
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Google app for Android update adds icon resizing, home screen rotation

One day after pushing a notable update to Google Maps, Google is now rolling out an update to the core Google app that includes a pair of interesting features. The first new feature of this updated...

LG G5 tipped to feature detachable bottom piece that hides removable battery

Removable batteries are becoming increasingly rare in the smartphone world, but LG has been sticking with them, offering them on flagship phones like the G3, G4, and V10. The rumor mill suggests that...
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Google Maps for Android update adds Driving Mode and other features

Heads up, Android users, because an update to Google Maps is now rolling out with some pretty nifty new features in tow. Perhaps the most notable new feature of Maps v9.19 is Driving Mode. Once you...
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LG 'Play begins' event happening February 21 at MWC 2016

It was only last week that CES 2016 was happening in Las Vegas, but LG wants to make sure that you’ve got your schedule cleared for its MWC 2016 event in February. LG is sending out invitations to an...
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Nexus 5X gets $30 price cut at Google Store, now starts at $349

When the Nexus 5X launched last year, it was priced at $379 for the 16GB model and $429 for the 32GB version. The 5X enjoyed some nice discounts over the holidays, but those sales were only available...
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Google I/O 2016 happening May 18-20

Grab your calendars, Google fans, because the dates for Google I/O 2016 have been revealed. Google CEO Sundar Pichai has announced that Google I/O 2016 will be held May 18-20 at the Shoreline...
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Google testing Recent Searches, What's Hot, Nearby buttons in Android search bar

Google is always improving its search and Google Now cards, and sometimes it rolls out new features on a small scale to test them before pushing them out to a larger audience. That appears to be the...
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Lenovo's Moto phones will have fingerprint readers, minimum 5-inch display size

UPDATE: Motorola has reached out to clarify that when saying that all new phones will have fingerprint readers, Xudong was referring to new products for China. Motorola's full statement: "Xudong was...
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Periscope videos will soon be embedded into your Twitter timeline

A couple of months before Periscope first launched, it was acquired by Twitter. Now Twitter is taking advantage of that acquisition with a new feature for its own app. Periscope broadcasts will soon...
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Pink Sony Xperia Z5 makes its official debut

Less than one week after the pink HTC One A9 was announced, another hero Android phone is getting some new pink duds. The Sony Xperia Z5 is getting a new pink color option. Sony describes the color...
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Nexus 6 on sale at Amazon once again, get 32GB for $250 or 64GB for $300

The Nexus 6 has been on sale quite a bit lately, but if you skipped over the past deals, you’re getting yet another opportunity today. Amazon is selling the new, unlocked Nexus 6 at a starting price...
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Verizon kicks off open enrollment for device insurance

Typically if you want to add insurance to your smartphone, you have to do so when you buy it or shortly thereafter. However, if you’re a Verizon customer, you can now add insurance even if you bought...
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T-Mobile CEO John Legere defends Binge On, apologizes to EFF in open letter

Another day, another defense of Binge On from T-Mobile CEO John Legere. Legere today published an open letter on the T-Mobile website that responds to the largest complaints about Binge On. First,...
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Apple denies rumor that it's building app for iPhone-to-Android switchers

Last year, Apple launched a new Move to iOS app for Android that helps folks transfer their contacts, photos, messages, bookmarks, and more from an Android phone to an iPhone. A recent report claimed...
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iOS 9.3 beta 1 update includes new Night Shift feature, multi-user iPad support for education

Apple has been busy testing iOS 9.2.1 lately, but because that’s an x.x.1 update over what we all currently have, that update may not be super exciting to some folks. Well today Apple started...
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New Amazon Echo reportedly coming soon with smaller, portable design

When the Amazon Echo debuted in November 2014, most folks were confused about what to think of the device. What was Amazon planning to do with this cylindrical voice assistant? Would it be any good?...
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Xiaomi Redmi 3 combines 5-inch display, octa-core chip, and metal body for $106

Xiaomi has become known for offering well-specced Android phones for low prices, and today it introduced another handset that fits that description. The Xiaomi Redmi 3 features a 5-inch 1280x720...
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HTC Vive pre-orders begin February 29 as HTC starts to focus more on VR than smartphones

The HTC Vive may be launching in April, but you’ll have the opportunity to guarantee yourself a unit long before then. HTC CEO Cher Wang has revealed that HTC Vive pre-orders will begin February 29....
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AT&T launching new unlimited data plan, but you'll need TV service to get it

AT&T stopped offering an unlimited data plan years ago, and starting next month, folks that are still on the grandfathered rate plan will have to pay more if they want to keep it. Soon, though,...


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