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For the next three years, HTC may make Google’s Nexus phones

HTC may have signed a deal with Google to produce Nexus hardware for the next three years, according to new rumors. If so, this would likely be the first time such a deal has been made.
Mobile

This is the super dual pixel camera sensor inside your flashy new Galaxy S7

With days to go before the Galaxy S7 is released, Samsung has taken a moment to detail the dual pixel camera sensor that's inside both the S7 and the S7 Edge, hoping to convince holdouts to pre-order the device.
Mobile

The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are fast, but Exynos versions have major performance issues

You could end up with a much slower Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge depending on where you live. Recent benchmarks show models using Samsung's homegrown Exynos processor under-performs dramatically.
Product Review

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Review

Last year's Galaxy Edge was worth lusting over. This year's is worth buying.
Mobile

Major benchmark test reveals an unnamed, fairly powerful Samsung tablet

Another unnamed Samsung tablet popped up on GFXBench, with this one appearing to have more powerful internals. The benchmark revealed the tablet's internals, though it didn't reveal what the tablet will be called.
Wearables

New Pebble update lets you mute app notifications, supports new languages

Pebble has been busy. Firmware version 3.10 refines Health notifications, while the new Pebble companion app for iOS adds per-app notification muting. Both updates are coming soon.
Mobile

You no longer need an invite to sign up for Google’s Project Fi cell service

Google's Project Fi was launched last year, however, until now it was invite-only. Now anyone in the U.S. can use the service, as long as they have the Nexus 6, Nexus 6P, or Nexus 5X.
Mobile

Now researchers can fool fingerprint scanners with an ordinary inkjet printer

Just how secure is the fingerprint sensor on your smartphone? Researchers at Michigan State University demonstrated how you can spoof a smartphone's fingerprint sensor using a simple inkjet printer.
Mobile

The iPhone 6S bests the Galaxy S7 edge by 17 seconds in this speed test

In an informal speed test between flagship smartphones, Apple's iPhone 6s appears to beat Samsung's new Galaxy S7 edge.
Business

Commerce Department ban on Qualcomm, Intel, and others from supplying ZTE has been lifted

The United States Commerce Department will restrict China-based telecom firm ZTE's suppliers over the company's alleged plan to resell technology to Iran, a violation of U.S. trade law.
Mobile

Pay your OnePlus device off in monthly payments through PayPal

Thinking about buying a OnePlus device? This may push you over -- OnePlus has made buying a device a little easier by launching a monthly payment plan structure. It's unclear if the option will make its way to other markets.
Wearables

Time has stopped for smartwatches, as the tech world waits for Apple Watch 2

Where are all the new smartwatches? CES and MWC 2016 both passed without any major, splashy new announcements, so what's the problem? Some say it's an over reliance on high-tech specs, but the Apple Watch 2 and Swiss watch maker's lethargy…