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$600 buys you an Xperia Z5 in the U.S., but it won't have a fingerprint sensor

Sony has announced that the Xperia Z5 and the Z5 Compact is making its way to the U.S. and will be available to purchase at certain retailers unlocked and without a contract beginning on February 7.
Mobile

New $350 price tag makes the OnePlus 2 an even better deal

The OnePlus 2's invitation system recently ended, which was excellent news for eager buyers, and now the final price of the phone has been cut to $350 -- permanently. That's for the 64GB version too.
Mobile

You can now grab Huawei's fingerprint sensor-enabled GX8 for $350

The budget-friendly G8 was launched globally in September of 2015, except in the U.S. Huawei is rectifying that with the GX8, which matches the same specs as the G8. It's now available for purchase at $350.
Wearables

Moto 360 2015's release notes for Android Wear 1.4 show Doze mode, app permissions support

Your smartwatch just got smarter. Android Wear 1.4 Marshmallow introduces big new features, including support for phone calls on select devices, support for third-party messaging app dictation, a bevy of new gestures, Doze mode, and app…
Mobile

Google Project Ara tablet rumors and news

Google's Project Ara lets you swap out components of your smartphone, so you can upgrade just the camera, for example, instead of buying a new phone outright. But we could be seeing a tablet first -- a device with a 13.8-inch display has…
Mobile

How to use recovery mode to fix your Android phone or tablet

If you’re having a problem you can’t seem to resolve with your Android device, or maybe you want to update it or wipe the cache, then recovery mode could be what you’re looking for. This guide will show you how to use recovery mode on…
Mobile World Congress

Europe might get the Note 6 instead of the S7 Edge Plus

Phablet fans rejoice: An undisclosed source claims that Samsung won't launch the Galaxy S7 Edge Plus in Europe. Instead, it's reversing its course and opting for a solo Galaxy Note 6 release.
Mobile

Download these 5 new apps to get papers notarized, find new music, and more

Need a new app to play around with? This week we've picked Lonely Planet's Guides app, an app that offers you human-curated Spotify playlist a day, and an app that lets you get a document notarized from home, among others.
Mobile

Keep your Lumia 950 looking stylish and safe with these 10 great cases

Want to add a splash of color, a new texture, or some solid protection to your Microsoft mobile? We’ve got you covered here with a run-down of the best Lumia 950 cases that money can buy.
Virtual Reality

Watch Hannibal Buress try VR for the first time (and we snuck in some porn) 12:16

Famed comedian and Broad City star Hannibal Buress reviewed virtual reality on the Samsung Gear VR. The comedian swam with dolphins, danced with rappers, watched the universe begin and had some fun with a few porn stars, all in…
Mobile

How to download and install Google's February security OTA updates on Nexus devices

The Android Marshmallow update is rolling out to Nexus devices, but waiting for it over-the-air can be a drag. That's why we put together this complete guide on how to download and install the update right now.
Mobile

Kick off the Super Bowl 50 festivities with these super apps

The Panthers and the Broncos won't take the field in Santa Clara for Super Bowl 50 without their equipment, so don't be unprepared for the Big Game on Sunday without these apps on your phone.