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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.

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…
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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…
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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.

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.

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.

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…

Apple converts many Android users to iOS with larger iPhones in Europe and China

New data tells us that in the first quarter of 2015 just around a third of new iPhone sales in the European market came from ex-Android users. This could be painting a positive pattern for iOS overseas.

The Huawei P8 has a secret nano-coating that makes it splash resistant

The Huawei P8 has been launched, and it's the company's best looking smartphone yet. We've got all the information you need about it, and it's extra large sister phone, the P8 Max, right here.

Verizon will preload Android smartphones with Lyft and offer drivers a monthly discount

Verizon announced a new partnership with Lyft that will have Big Red offering drivers a monthly access discount. Unfortunately, the app will now be preinstalled on select Verizon Android smartphones.
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Huawei P8 Review

With the stunning unibody P8, Huawei finally has a phone worthy of your attention.
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Not all Samsung Galaxy S6 models have the same camera

Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are selling well, but it turns out they aren't all made equal. Some Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge models are made with camera sensors from different parties, even though the rest of the handset is the same.