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9 iPhone apps for better-looking selfies

Put your best face forward with one of these apps.

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Enterprises, emotion and the rise of the ‘empathy economy’

Artificial intelligence can now detect human emotion better than people can. It’s time to get emotional about AI.

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Google's original Pixel and Pixel XL phones are discounted by hundreds of dollars now

Google's original Pixel and Pixel XL phones were great when they came out, and they're even better with several hundred dollars' worth of dicsounts.

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Tested: 10 adapters to make up for the iPhone's missing headphone jack

Not ready to throw away your 3.5mm headphones? These adapters can help.

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How to buy a refurbished iMac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, iPhone, or iPad from Apple

Want a new Apple device but don't want to shell out for a full-priced version? Consider a refurbished model instead. Our FAQ and refurb deal guide can help you choose.

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HTC U12+ review: One too many pressing problems

The HTC U12+ has a great camera and is loaded with the latest components, but its bloated UI and dumb buttons are too much to bear.

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Mingis on Tech: BlackBerry's Key2 phone is for 'masters of the universe'

BlackBerry's newest smartphone sports a more-than-full-featured physical keyboard – naturally – and is aimed at those who want to really want to get work done, says Dan Rosenbaum.

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Best Android phones 2018: What should you buy?

Looking for the best budget Android phone, the best for photography, or the best at everything? We've tested them all and have our top picks right here.

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Why mobile satellite is flying high

After decades of stagnation, mobile satellite connectivity is suddenly made new by fresh innovation.

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Supreme Court: Your digital location is protected by the Constitution

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court Friday affirmed that law enforcement must obtain a warrant to access mobile phone location data collected by wireless providers – a win for consumer privacy.

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Which iPhones, iPads support Apple's iOS 12?

If your iPhone or iPad currently runs iOS 11, it'll run iOS 12 when it rolls out this fall.

Apple and Google harden their smartphones against hackers and governments

As techniques used by criminals and law enforcement become known, the two leading smartphone makers are adapting to protect user data.

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The evolution of iOS

A look at the evolution of Apple's mobile operating system.

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Limiting phone use with Screen Time in iOS12

Limiting phone use with Screen Time in iOS12

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Apple introduces Siri Shortcuts

Siri Shortcuts

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Apple shows off Memoji

Apple shows off Memoji

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The Asus ROG Phone brings binned CPUs and ultrasonic shoulder buttons to mobile gaming

The only thing more amazing than the ROG Phone is the incredible array of gaming peripherals that Asus designed alongside it.

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Flaccid phone features foment ‘flagship fatigue’

The smartphone market isn’t growing. Average phone prices are declining. And brash smartphone startups are going out of business. That’s the good news.

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