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Google testing Trips app as a smart assistant for your vacations

Google's reportedly testing a new travel app aimed at pulling together its myriad of related services and data. Called Trips, the app can function offline and could be rolled out in time for the summer vacation period.
Mobile

Ads begone! Here’s how the Google Play Store will save you from in-app ads

Wish you knew if an app had ads before downloading it? Well, now you can, thanks to these new labels that Google is using on the Google Play Store. The labels appear right next to the separate labels that tell you if an app has in-app…
Mobile

Check out leaked pictures of BlackBerry's next Android phones: 'Hamburg' and 'Rome'

BlackBerry isn't dead yet! The company may be readying two new Android smartphones for release later this year. Here's everything we know about the devices, what they look like, and what they can do.
Mobile

Google is building a hardware division under former Motorola CEO

Rick Osterloh, former president of Motorola, is now senior vice president at Google and will report directly to CEO Sundar Pichai. Osterloh will lead a new hardware division at Google, and will be in charge of Google's Nexus program.
Wearables

Xiaomi hints its first smartwatch will arrive sooner rather than later

If you're looking at getting your first smartwatch, you may want to hold off for a few more months -- Xiaomi will be releasing its first smartwatch later this year. Here's everything we know about the device.
Product Review

Oppo F1 Review

Oppo's F1 is a stunning phone in need of a serious software makeover.
Mobile

How to get the best out of Google Now

Have you been taking advantage of the personal assistant in your pocket? Here’s our guide to what Google Now can do and how to unleash its predictive powers. The guide also includes how to use Android M's Now on Tap.
Mobile

Suffering from app drawer withdrawal on your LG G5? Here’s how to get it back

LG tried to make the G5 seem more like an iPhone when it ditched the app drawer, but the Android faithful were not pleased. Now the company has issued an update. Here's how to get it back.
Mobile

Claim of poor customer service could cost Motorola $5 million

Georgia resident Douglas Lynch filed a class-action lawsuit against Motorola, with the lawsuit asking for $5 million in damages. Lynch argues the company's customer service egregiously mishandled a claim he made regarding his Moto 360.
Mobile

You can take out cash from an ATM with Samsung Pay, but only if you're in Korea

Samsung Pay aims to rival Apple Pay and Google Wallet in the mobile payment space. The company just announced that it has hit 5 million registered users, and will soon be supported in Canada, along with Australia, Brazil…
Mobile

Samsung and LG open 2016 very differently, but both predict gloomy mobile future

Samsung and LG have reported company earnings for the beginning of 2016, and while both performed differently, each has concerns over the coming year in the mobile world.
Virtual Reality

Samsung will challenge Oculus and HTC with a phone-free VR headset

Samsung's not content to lead the mobile phone-driven world of VR, and has said it's working on VR devices that may not need a smartphone placed inside to operate, meaning it'll compete with the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive.