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Apple iPhone 8 & 8 Plus unboxing and wireless charging tests

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5 obscure Android features you need to start using

Android is packed with features that are overlooked and under-appreciated. Here are five awesome ones you've probably never even heard of.

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All about Android upgrades (and why they're late) | TECH(talk)

The release of a new version of Android always causes a hopeful stir among users. So why does it take so long for device makers to roll them out?

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Samsung is offering a great deal on the Galaxy S10 before we even know how much it costs

With a week to go until its unveiling, Samsung has opened up reservations for the Galaxy S10 with up to $550 off after a trade-in.

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 4: Debugging tools and productivity plugins

Use built-in tools and plugins to improve code quality and boost productivity in Android Studio

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 3: Build and run the app

Build your app with Gradle, then run it with the Android device emulator. This update includes troubleshooting advice for the Android device emulator

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 2: Explore and code the app

Write your first animated Android app with Android Studio's Project editor

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Android Studio for beginners, Part 1: Installation and setup

If you're new to Android Studio, start here: Part 1 walks through installing Android Studio 3.x and launching your first Android project

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Surprise, Opera's free VPN is back! Here's how to get it on your Android phone

Opera's VPN has returned as a browser feature after the standalone app was shut down last April. Here's how to get it on your phone.

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5 ways to tidy up your Android phone, inspired by Marie Kondo

Marie Kondo's "Tidying Up" show on Netflix inspires us to apply her eye for clearing clutter to our Android phones. Here's what we think she would do with an overstuffed smartphone.

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Have we already reached 'peak smartphone'? | TECH(talk)

First it was Apple's earnings miss (because of slower-than-expected iPhone sales). Then other smartphone makers reported lackluster sales. One analyst calls the market a 'mess.' So what's going on – and what does it mean for...

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22 top tips for Google Keep on Android

Turn Google's note-taking app into a powerful mobile productivity tool with these easy-to-follow tips.

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Android Confidential: Three radical changes I want to see Google bring to Wear OS

If we're ever going to get a Wear OS watch to challenge Apple's dominance, some things will have change. Here are three ways to do it.

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Microsoft reportedly wants to use Xbox Live to support cross-platform games like Fortnite

Microsoft reportedly plans to announce an initiative in March to bring games on Android, iOS and Switch to its Xbox Live platform.

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Android Pie: 30 advanced tips and tricks

Get the most out of Google's Android 9 software with these easy-to-follow productivity-boosting tips.

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It’s been the worst year ever for smartphone shipments. Here’s why

Smartphone shipments are down, and a lot of the decline has to do with high prices and growing consumer frustration. One expert calls today's smartphone market a 'mess.'

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Nokia 3.1 Plus and 2V: Hands on with HMD's 'pure,' plastic push to bring value to budget Android

To kick off its new carrier partnerships, HMD has launched two exclusive phones: the Verizon 2V and Cricket 3.1 Plus. Here's why these budget handset matter.

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Verizon's $40 unlimited Visible service on Android FAQ: What is it and how to switch

Verizon is opening up its $40-a-month Visible plan to Android users after a period of iPhone exclusivity. Here's everything you need to know about the unlimited service.

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The Meizu and Vivo 'holeless' phones have no audio jacks, no charging ports, and no reason to be

The Meizu Zero and Vivo Apex have no USB-C ports, no speaker grilles, no headphone jacks, and no hope for survival.

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