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Google reportedly suspends Project Ara

Ever since Project Ara debuted in October 2013, we’ve gotten updates on the modular phone project every few months or so. The last word we got was in May when Google said that a Developer Edition of...
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Google's new not-Nexus phones may be called Pixel and Pixel XL

Remember that report that claimed that Google’s upcoming Sailfish and Marlin Nexus phones may not carry the Nexus name? Well now we know what name they might go by. A new report claims that the...
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Facebook Messenger launching Instant Video for your text chats

After launching Facebook Live Video streaming for all iPhone and Android users earlier this year, Facebook is now doubling down on video with Instant Video for Messenger. With Instant Video, Facebook...
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Verizon making Safety Mode free with all of its new plans

Back in July, Verizon launched an all-new Verizon Plan with several new features like Safety Mode, which would let you avoid data overages by giving you unlimited throttled data after your high-speed...
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Apple will clean up App Store by removing broken and outdated apps

Apple’s App Store is home to more than a million apps, and so as you might expect, it can be difficult to sift through all those apps to find what you’re looking for. Starting next month, Apple will...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall could be coming in response to exploding batteries

UPDATE: Samsung has issued an official statement in response to today's news: "In response to questions on Galaxy Note7, we are conducting a thorough inspection. We will share the findings as soon as...
Huawei Nova

Huawei Nova debuts like Nexus 6P-like design, Nova Plus also official

The wave of news phones from IFA 2016 continues with Huawei, who today took the wraps off of two new Android handsets. The Huawei Nova and Nova Plus are now officially official. The Nova is a mid-...
ZTE Axon 7 Mini

ZTE Axon 7 Mini is a shrunken version of the Axon 7 flagship

Following the launch of the Axon 7 earlier this year, ZTE is now taking the wraps off of a smaller version of its flagship Axon, aptly named the Axon 7 Mini. The ZTE Axon 7 Mini is a smidge smaller...
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HTC One A9s offers a metal body and 5.2-inch display

Last year saw HTC introduce the One A9, an all-new hero phone for the company that targeted the affordable flagship market with a metal body. Fast-forward nearly one year and now we’re meeting the...
Sony Xperia XZ

Sony intros flagship Xperia XZ with triple image sensing tech, Xperia X Compact

It was Sony’s turn to take the IFA 2016 stage today, and the company used that opportunity to introduce a new flagship and a mini version of that flagship. The Sony Xperia XZ is now official,...
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ZTE Nubia 11 coming to the U.S., U.K., Italy, and more

Following its official debut back in June, ZTE today shared the details of the Nubia 11’s availability outside of China. The Nubia 11 will launch in Germany, Spain, and Italy starting in September....
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Sony Xperia XZ, Xperia X Compact shown in leaked images ahead of IFA 2016 reveal

Sony are expected to take the wraps off of a couple of new Xperia X phones tomorrow, but before they do, some official-looking images of the devices have leaked. Press images of both the Xperia XZ...

HTC hints at Sept. 20 announcement with #BeEdgier teaser video

HTC have an announcement coming on Sept. 20, and today they took to Twitter to tease the news. HTC today posted a teaser video that offers a glimpse at the corner of a phone in the dark. The caption...
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Moto Z Play debuts alongside Hasselblad True Zoom Moto Mod

The wave of announcements at IFA continues with Lenovo and Motorola, who are announcing a new handset and a fresh Moto Mod module. First up, the Moto Z Play is the latest addition to the Moto Z...
Samsung Gear S3

Samsung Gear S3 Classic and Frontier official with LTE, Samsung Pay, and more

UPDATE: The Gear S3 Frontier will be available from AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon.   Samsung’s Gear family of wearables is growing again today with the Gear S3. Like the Gear S2 before it, the Gear...
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Instagram launching pinch-to-zoom for photos and videos in iPhone app

UPDATE: Instagram says that pinch-to-zoom will come to Android "in the coming weeks."   Instagram users, a new feature is coming your way that’ll let you get a closer look at the photos in your feed...
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Acer announces a trio of new Android phones at IFA 2016

IFA doesn’t officially start for another couple of days, but that hasn’t stopped several companies from announcing new devices today. Acer today took the wraps off of three new Android phones at IFA...
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Qualcomm talks up Snapdragon 821 speed increases, Google Daydream compatibility

After announcing its new flagship Snapdragon 821 processor back in July, Qualcomm today detailed some of the features that its new chipset has to offer. Qualcomm today said that the Snapdragon 821...
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Galaxy Note 7 shipments being delayed for quality testing, says Samsung

The Galaxy Note 7 is one of the biggest smartphone releases of the year, and unfortunately for Samsung, shipments of the device have been delayed. Samsung confirmed today that it is delaying...
ASUS ZenWatch 3

ASUS ZenWatch 3 official with round face and AMOLED display

As expected, ASUS today took to the IFA 2016 stage to introduce its new Android Wear smartwatch, the ASUS ZenWatch 3. The first thing you’ll notice about the ZenWatch 3 is that, unlike its square...