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Now you can host a virtual yard sale on Facebook with its new buy and sell feature

Facebook opens up an eBay-like marketplace where members of groups can buy and sell items. The new feature is reminiscent of Craigslist or eBay, and opens Facebook up to the world of Internet commerce.
Mobile

Samsung may have two ultra slim Galaxy Tab S2 tablets ready for June launch

Samsung is rumored to have two new tablets ready for launch in June. The Galaxy Tab S2 tablets would follow last year's flagship Galaxy Tab S models, but with different size displays, and altered resolutions. Here's what we think we know…
Mobile

AT&T goes on a journey with its first self-branded tablet, the Trek HD 4G LTE

AT&T announced its first self-branded Android tablet, the Trek HD 4G LTE. The tablet seems like a decent offering, especially for the price, so the budget-minded might want to take a closer look.
Mobile

RIP, Google Map Maker: Peeing Android leads to shutdown of community editing tool

Thanks to a rapidly growing backlog of edits, Google's indefinitely suspending contributions to Map Maker starting May 12. It's the result of a manual review process adopted after a high-profile instance of abuse.
Mobile

This alarm clock app takes ‘I woke up like this’ selfies to a whole new level

This new Android alarm clock app can't be disabled without snapping a selfie. Share your morning face with your friends, because everyone wants a gallery of their "I just woke up" face! Right?
Mobile

Bad timing? Smartphone shipments in China fall, just as a new player announces its arrival

According to the latest research, smartphone shipments in China have fallen for the first time in six years, but this hasn't put a new player off from making its entry into the competitive market.
Mobile

Can’t wait for that new Android game? Pre-register for it on Google Play

Google has added a new feature to the Google Play app store. Now, a pre-registration option will be available on some apps, so you can sign-up to be notified when it's released. It works just like a preorder system, but with no obligation…
Android Army

Here are 5 apps you need to download this week

It's more difficult than ever to seek out the best new apps released each week, even if you have the will to trawl through the app store on a regular basis. To make life easier, we've gathered our favorite app picks together in a handy…
Android Army

Upcoming Android feature may let you deny apps access to personal information

Google may add an app permissions manager to the next version of Android. This wouldn't be the first time -- an experimental version appeared in Android 4.3 -- but according to a Bloomberg report, it's finally finalized.
Gaming

Open up a whole new (virtual) world with Samsung’s $200 Gear VR headset

The Gear VR, Samsung's first venture into the world of virtual reality, can now be yours for $200 -- provided you own a Galaxy Note 4 already, because if not, you'll need one of those too.
Mobile

20 emulators for classic gaming fun on Android phones

Retro-gaming has never been more popular, and your Android smartphone or tablet could be the ideal device for it, but you're going to need an emulator. Step right up for a look at the best game console emulators for Android.
Mobile

Samsung’s #TextsFromMom ad perfectly captures what it’s like texting with moms

Samsung's latest ad, just in time for Mother's Day, pays tribute to our moms with some gentle teasing about their texting habits. If you've ever been on the receiving end of a text from your mom that makes you shake your head…