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Sprint leak shows carrier will stop offering two-year contracts again on May 24

After killing off two-year contracts in January and then bringing them back in February, it looks like Sprint is ready to kill ‘em off again. According to a leaked screenshot of some internal Sprint...
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Cortana for Android update enables phone notifications on PC for Windows 10 testers

During its Build developer conference earlier this year, Microsoft revealed that it was working to enable Windows 10 users to get notifications form their Android phone on their PC. Now that feature...
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Android Pay will now let you take cash out at Bank of America ATMs

Mobile payment services like Android Pay are handy because they mean that you don’t need your physical credit or debit card to make a purchase. But what if you leave your card at home because you’re...
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Google Play to launch Family Library app purchase sharing on July 2

Google announced several new Android features during its I/O keynote today, but just because the keynote has come to an end, that doesn’t mean that the new Android goodies have stopped. Google has...
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Android TV getting new hardware from Sony and Xiaomi, new features like picture-in-picture

There’s been a lot of Android news today, covering Android N, Android Wear, and even the new Android VR. And now Android TV is getting its time in the spotlight. Google has announced that new Android...
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Support for Android apps and Google Play Store coming to Chrome OS

Last month, a Chrome OS user was briefly presented with the option to enable Android app support on their device, suggesting that Google was planning to enable Android apps on its laptop and desktop...
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Android N updates confirmed for HTC 10, One M9, and One A9

UPDATE: Gordon also says that HTC will announce other devices that are getting Android N updates later this year after the update is released to manufacturers.   With the debut of every major Android...
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Android N Developer Preview 3 update is now available

In addition to talking a bit about Android N during its I/O keynote today and revealing that the full Android N name is being crowd-sourced, Google today unleashed another preview release of the next...
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Android Instant Apps will let you use applications without downloading them

Google announced a lot of new goodies at its I/O keynote today, but perhaps one of the most interesting reveals was the one it saved for last. Android Instant Apps is a new feature that Google is...
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Android Wear 2.0 bringing standalone apps, messaging improvements, and more this fall

Android Wear got some stage time during today’s Google I/O 2016 keynote with the announcement of Android Wear 2.0. As you might expect, Android Wear 2.0 is a big update to Google’s wearables platform...
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Google unveils Daydream, its new virtual reality platform

There’s been a lot of interest in virtual reality lately, with companies like Google, Samsung, and HTC, and today Google introduced its next big step in VR: Daydream. Daydream is Google’s platform...
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Android N details unveiled at Google I/O

Google I/O’s keynote is currently underway at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. A lot of big, exciting news has been rumored to break during this keynote, a few of which...
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Google Allo and Duo are new messaging and video apps, coming to Android and iOS

Google today took the wraps off two new messaging apps: one for text, one for video. First up, Allo is the name of Google’s new text-based messaging app. It offers many of the features that you’d...
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Google Home is official, coming later this year to challenge Amazon Echo

Just as expected, Google today introduced its competitor to the Amazon Echo, called Google Home. Google Home is a small Wi-Fi speaker device that’s powered by Google Assistant, Google’s new digital...
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Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro units getting bricked with iOS 9.3.2 update, Apple is investigating

The iOS 9.3.2 update that started rolling out earlier this week seemed simple enough, bringing some bug fixes to iOS users. However, it looks like the update is causing major problems for some iOS...
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Samsung Pay now supports membership and loyalty cards

Samsung has been improving Samsung Pay quite a bit lately with the addition of many new banks, and today Samsung Pay is getting beefed up yet again. Samsung Pay now supports membership and loyalty...
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Android Pay officially launches in the UK, will have special Android Pay Day offers

Months after teasing that Android Pay was coming soon to the UK, the official launch has arrived. Android Pay is now live in the UK with support for stores like Boots, Starbucks, and Waitrose, as...
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Nokia returning to mobile with Android smartphones and tablets

Two years after Microsoft acquired Nokia and Nokia left the mobile business, Nokia is returning to the industry it once ruled. Nokia announced today that its name will once again appear on new...
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Samsung S Note app is now in the Google Play Store

We regularly see Android device makers release their custom apps to Google Play to make it easier to update them. The latest OEM to do just that is Samsung. Samsung has released its S Note app for...
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Google Home, Google's competitor to the Amazon Echo, rumored to debut tomorrow

Rumors of a Google competitor to the Amazon Echo have been rumbling throughout 2016, and according to a new report, we’ll get to meet the new device tomorrow. Sources speaking to The New York Times...