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Sony Xperia X Performance owners can now beta test Android 7.0 Nougat

After making the Android N Developer Preview available to the Xperia Z3 earlier this year, Sony is now extending the chance to test Android 7.0 to another one of its Xperia handsets. Sony’s Xperia...
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HTC Desire 10 Lifestyle specs leak, Desire 10 Pro also said to be coming

Last month, we heard that HTC is planning to extend the “10” branding found on the HTC 10 to a new Desire phone. Now a report suggests that there will actually be two Desire 10 models. HTC is...
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Samsung sends out IFA 2016 event invites, hints at Gear S3 reveal

Looks like Samsung will follow up the Galaxy Note 7’s August announcement with a new wearable in September. Samsung is sending out invitations for its IFA 2016 event, which will happen on Thursday,...
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BlackBerry Priv getting price cut for the remainder of August

Last month, BlackBerry officially took the wraps off of the DTEK50, it’s new Android phone with an affordable price tag. If you’re interested in something a bit more high-end but you still want to...
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Republic Wireless now offering SIM cards so you can bring your own phone

Republic Wireless today announced a major new feature to its service: Bring Your Own Phone support. Republic now sells SIM cards, allowing you to bring your own phone to the service rather than...
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AT&T GoPhone Multi-Line Discount launching on August 19

AT&T today announced a major new feature coming to its prepaid GoPhone service. Starting August 19, AT&T GoPhone will offer a multi-line discount. The rate plans that are eligible for this...
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Samsung exec confirms upgraded Galaxy Note 7 for China

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 is a pretty high-end smartphone, offering specs list a 5.7-inch 2560x1440 display and Snapdragon 820 processor. However, it looks like China may get an even more high-end...
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Lenovo teases 'a new chapter in tablets' and new Moto Mods for IFA 2016

IFA is the next big mobile conference, and it’s happening in less than one month. Ahead of the show’s kick-off, Lenovo has posted a video teaser about what we can expect from the company. In its new...
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CVS Pay is a new mobile payment service for use at CVS Pharmacy stores

Shortly after Apple Pay launched in October 2014, some retailers began blocking Apple's mobile payment service and others. That included CVS, who today is launching their own mobile payment service...
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LG V20 will be first smartphone with 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC

With its past few flagship smartphone launches, LG has trickled out details of its new device in the weeks ahead of its official launch. The LG V20 is no different.  After announcing that the LG V20...
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ASUS ZenWatch 3 FCC filing hints at round display

After launching two square-faced Android Wear smartwatches, ASUS may be prepping a round watch. A new FCC filing for the ASUS ZenWatch 3 has been discovered. There’s not a ton of information...
Kyocera DuraForce PRO

Kyocera DuraForce PRO is a rugged Android phone that doubles as an action camera

Kyocera is known for making rugged Android smartphones, and today the company introduced its latest toughened handset. The Kyocera DuraForce PRO is IP68-certified for resistance to dust and water,...
ZTE Axon 7

ZTE Axon 7, Axon Pro can now have their bootloaders unlocked in the U.S.

The Axon 7 offers a lot of bang for your buck, packing specs like a 5.5-inch Quad HD display and Snapdragon 820 for $399.99 unlocked. And if you’re at all into tinkering with Android, ZTE is making...
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iPhone 7 event rumored for September 7

If you’re at all interested in the next iPhone, you’d better clear your schedule for September 7. Apple is reportedly planning to introduce its new iPhone hardware on September 7. That’s according to...

Instagram 'Save Draft' feature currently in testing

Instagram has added quite a few new features to its service in recent months, including support for 60-second videos, an iPhone share extension, an algorithmic feed, and most recently, Stories....
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Galaxy Note 7 has most high-performance smartphone display, says DisplayMate

Earlier this year, DisplayMate gave the Samsung Galaxy S7 the title of “Best Smartphone Display.” Now the Galaxy Note 7 has stolen that honor from its Galaxy sibling. DisplayMate put the Galaxy Note...

Fossil Q Wander and Q Marshal pre-orders begin August 12, start at $295

If the Fossil Q Wander or Q Marshal caught your eye when they were announced back in March, you’ll be glad to know that you’ll soon be able to get one on your wrist. Fossil says that the Q Wander (...
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Netflix launches Fast Speed Test app on Android and iPhone

Earlier this year, Netflix launched a website called that would quickly test your internet speed. Now there’s an app that does the same thing. Netflix today launched the Fast Speed Test app...
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iOS 10 beta 5 update released by Apple

UPDATE: Apple has also released the iOS 10 Public Beta 4 update, so if you're in the Apple Beta Software Program, go into Settings > General > Software Update to grab the update.   iOS 10 today...
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Google Maps gaining Wi-Fi-only mode, support for saving maps to SD card

Remember that Wi-Fi-only mode that we saw in Google Maps last month? It’s now official, along with some other new features. Google Maps now includes a “Wi-Fi only” toggle in its Settings. As its name...