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Wearables

Apple and Samsung are ruling smartwatches

The world of smartphones is dominated by Samsung and Apple, and the latest data shows the two tech giants are similarly in control of smartwatches. However, the rule may not be quite so rock solid just yet.
Mobile

Amazon’s FreeTime Unlimited loads up a slew of content for tweens

Older kids can now enjoy Amazon's FreeTime Unlimited just as much as their younger siblings. Amazon has updated the service to offer older kids, aged 9-12, over 13,000 videos, books, games, and more.
Mobile

HTC's 2016 Nexus phones may be code-named Marlin and Sailfish

After working with LG and Huawei last year, Google might be planning to partner with HTC for two Nexus devices in 2016. It would be the first time Google has partnered with HTC on a mobile since 2010. Here's everything we think we know…
Virtual Reality

Samsung Gear 360 could be the VR camera you’ve been looking for — get it starting Friday

Looking for an affordable 360-degree camera that can record 4K video? Samsung's Gear 360 is set to go on sale in only two days, and while we don't yet know the U.S. price, it could be the perfect option for you.
Mobile

You can now ‘find a time’ that works for everyone with Google Calendar for Android

Having trouble finding a time to meet with others? Google Calendar for Android is now able to analyze the calendar of those involved in the meeting, and "find a time" to meet. The feature is already available on desktop.
Photography

EU’s antitrust charges against Google followed by similar claim by Getty Images

Getty Images has filed a complaint with the European Union's antitrust committee against Google -- citing that Image Search promotes piracy and stifles competition. Getty says Google's use of high-res images from its site affects its…
Mobile

FTC is continuing its probe into Google’s dominant Android OS

Weeks before its developer conference, things are not going well for Google. The FTC is continuing its probe into Google's dominant Android OS, after claims the search giant is stifling competition.
Wearables

Samsung is making another Gear Fit wearable, but that’s not all

After a period of absence, Samsung may be planning a return to the world of fitness wearables, after two new products -- the Gear Fit 2, and activity tracking wireless earbuds called the IconX -- were leaked.
Mobile

The new YouTube app uses AI to learn just what you want to watch

An update to the YouTube app has been launched, offering a refined design and better video recommendations, thanks to artificial intelligence. YouTube is also launching new six-second 'bumper ads.'
Mobile

Cyber Police ransomware can lock your Android device and ask for payment

Forget about malware. A new ransomware can affect over 500 million Android devices worldwide without any user interaction on the part of the victim. Paying the ransom won't free your device, so here's what you need to do.
Mobile

BlackBerry Priv is finally getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow

BlackBerry Priv owners rejoice! BlackBerry has finally launched an Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the Priv, set to roll out starting now. Carrier versions of the device will start getting the update May 3.
Wearables

Swap bands in a flash with Google’s Mode for Android Wear

Google is out with new bands for Android Wear watches. The bands, from Hadley Roma, use a snap-and-go technology that make switching them easy and quick. Right now, there are options for genuine Italian leather and silicone bands.