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Samsung made an Android flip phone with two screens called the W2016

If you miss snapping your phone shut to punctuate the end of a phone call, never fear, as Samsung is hoping to bring the clamshell back with its W2016 smartphone. It features fast-charging, dual displays, and the classic key-pad.

The Pepsi phone is real, and here’s what it looks like

The Pepsi P1 smartphone will go on sale in China later this year, Pepsi said. It's the beverage conglomerate's first branded Android smartphone, and it features Pepsi's signature logo.

Google Fit updates to give you real-time stats and track your strength training

The new Google Fit update is rolling out and can track strength training with pushups, situps, and squats. The app can now also pull data from various other fitness and nutrition apps.
Social Media

Google's 'Friends Furever' ad just became the most shared ad of all time

Google's "Friends Furever" ad, which is a part of its "Be together. Not the same" campaign, has been shared more than 6.4 million times. Microsoft's ad with Robert Downey Jr. also ranked in the top 10 list of most-shared ads.

Looking to get a Moto X Style Pure Edition? Motorola adds 3 new designs

Teaming up with Jonathan Adler, Motorola is launching three special edition designs for the Moto X Style Pure Edition. The new backs are available on Moto Maker's site on November 24 for preorder.

Windows Phone market share drops to 1.7 percent, as Android and Huawei’s fortunes rise

New data from research company Gartner shows Windows Phone's market share dropping to 1.7 percent during the third quarter from 3 percent last year. Android and iOS continued to dominate, and Huawei saw a big increase in phone sales.

Oppo recognizes the value of stock Android, offers a special version for the Find 7 1:36

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has realized not everyone wants Android covered in a custom UI, and has launched Project Spectrum, an almost stock ROM for its Find 7 smartphone.

Christmas come early? The stylish, powerful Oppo R7S launches for $400 in December

Oppo has announced the R7S, a continuation of the R7 range of smartphones that already includes the R7 and R7 Plus. The high-spec device is coming to the U.S. and international markets in December.

For deals or just the latest designs, these are the shopping apps you need

It's time to get started on your holiday shopping. To help, we've collected some apps you may not know of that are all great tools to help finish holiday gift buying early this year.

Ad-supported apps will get a special label inside the Google Play store next year

Just like it does with apps that have in-app purchases right now, next year Google will add a label telling visitors to the Google Play Store which apps have advertising. Developers are being told to supply the information now.
Product Review

Nexus 5X Review

Google's Nexus 5X has the worst battery life of any phone we’ve used all year.

Google is lowering its minimum purchase price for Play Store apps

Google's Alistair Pott, a Google Play product manager, made a bold announcement in the Android Developers Blog -- "Minimum purchase price for apps and in-app products reduced on Google Play," the headline reads.