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Here are the 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…

Top 5 Best Android games you need to play this week

Are you looking for new strategy, tower defense, or zombie games to play on your Android device? Here's our list of the top 5 best Android games.

Android M Hands-On: A first look at the biggest new features

We take a quick look at the recently released Android M developer preview. Highlights are a new app drawer, improved permissions management, and tweaked volume controls.

Google wants to kill the password, and came up with an ingenius way to do it

Google's ATAP group aims to hasten the password's obsolescence with two separate initiatives, Project Abicus and Project Vault. Both, ATAP promises, are far superior to PINs and passwords.

Lost your Android phone? Here are three apps to help track down and retrieve it 1:43

Need to keep tabs on the location of an Android phone? We found three of the absolute best options capable of helping you pinpoint your precious new Galaxy, or other Android device.

Google App Invites is a powerful way for developers to recommend apps to users

Google's app invites platform helps developers suggest apps to would-be users, so as to increase their user base. App invites can be sent over SMS or email, and the suggested app is downloadable straight from the message.

Say Cheese! Project Ara takes its first public photo at Google I/O 2015

Google showed off a working prototype of Project Ara at Google I/O 2015. Engineer Rafa Camargo showed how easy it is to add component modules to the endo frame and even took a picture with the modular phone.

We are the champions, my friends: Queen releases its first game for iOS and Android

Queen have released a new app, Queen: Play the Game, that’s now available for iOS and Android. Queen: Play the Game includes over 1,000 questions, word games and music puzzles.

8 Sony Xperia Z3 problems, and how to deal with them

Has your Xperia Z3 been giving you trouble? If your smartphone's been stalling, we've got the fixes you need to get it firing on all cylinders again. These are the most common Xperia Z3 problems with advice on how to deal.

Forget Android Pay, Google wants you to leave the phone behind with Hands Free

Google announced a hands-free payments system, Hands Free, at its annual I/O developers conference. Much like the ill-fated Square Wallet, it lets you pay for goods without pulling out your credit card or smartphone.

It’s almost time for Swatch’s smartwatch – CEO says it’s coming in August

Swatch's boss said this week the company's first smartwatch will launch in August in Switzerland and "one big country." No, we don't know which big country he's talking about, though it's probably between the U.S. and China.

Underwhelmed by I/O 2015? Look again, because Google is changing the world

This year's Google I/O keynote may have seemed a little bit... dull. After all, there were no new gadgets! Here's why everyone is completely wrong. It was an amazing I/O.