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Product Review

Chromecast Audio Review

This cheap and simple audio solution can make any home multiroom ready.
Wearables

Soon your smartwatch and phone will have the same number, thanks to U.S. carriers

If your smartwatch has its own SIM card, you'll soon be able to use the same number as your smartphone on it. AT&T revealed that its NumberSync technology will arrive soon to make sure that all your devices have the same number.
Mobile

Apple’s App Store revenue surges 80 percent higher than Google Play store

Even with the huge growth of Android in the past year, Google Play store revenue still pales in comparison to that generated by Apple's own app store, according to a new study published by App Annie.
Mobile

Microsoft reportedly tests an Android dialer app, may launch in December

Microsoft is apparently working on a new dialer app for Android. The app is currently being tested in India and worked on by the Skype team, adding different ways to call someone without using large amounts of data.
Mobile

Exhaustive, super geeky test shows Snapdragon 810 should be water cooled

The Snapdragon 810 processor is notorious for getting a little hot under the collar, but how does it affect the performance of your phone? This unscientific, but fun, test shows the effect, and how cooling may help it perform…
Mobile

Lenovo-backed Zuk isn’t messing around, launches the Cyanogen-powered Z1 in Europe

Zuk is a new name on the smartphone market. The company is backed by Lenovo, and its first phone, the Z1, comes in both Chinese and international versions. Here's everything you need to know about it.
Android Army

The Satechi gamepad is the Swiss Army Knife of Bluetooth controllers

Satechi's Bluetooth gamepad features three modes for compatibility not only with iOS and Android devices, but computers running Windows and the iCade. It's got an extendable phone grip, too.
Product Review

HTC Desire 626 Review

The HTC Desire 626 is stylish, but other budget phones perform better.
Mobile

ZTE introduces ‘lease-to-own’ plan in the U.S. for customers who want to buy direct

ZTE announced a lease-to-own plan in the United States, which lets customers pay monthly for devices directly from the company, instead of paying for both the phone and data in one contract with a carrier.
Mobile

These seven Android phones might actually have better cameras than the iPhone 6S

It seemed as certain as death and taxes that the iPhone would always have the best smartphone camera in the world. However, things have dramatically changed as seven Android phones are now ranked higher than the iPhone 6S.
Android Army

OnePlus X ‘Powerfully Beautiful’ event scheduled for October 29

OnePlus has announced an event on October 29 in London and Beijing, with the tagline Powerfully Beautiful. The event will likely be focused on the OnePlus X, the company's second phone of 2015.
Mobile

Google-commissioned security report paints a bleak picture of Android

In a new security report co-funded by Google, 87 percent of Android devices are potentially vulnerable to one of the 12 known critical vulnerabilities. The report paints a rather bleak picture of Google's security and vendor's update speed…