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Huawei unveils the veritable, but sleek, monster of a phablet that is the Mate 8

Huawei officially announced the Mate 8, the sequel to last year's Mate 7. With a 6-inch display, the Mate 8 has both feet planted firmly in phablet territory, though the high screen-to-body ratio should make using the phone easier than you…

Take a deep breath, a sip of wine, and ace Thanksgiving with these apps

If you aren't ready for Thanksgiving dinner, don't quit cold turkey. There are lots of apps that can help give you guidance, including selecting the right wine to serve.

Want to help a great cause? Make a bid on the OnePlus X Ceramic

In a continued effort to move away from its past controversial promotions, OnePlus will put five OnePlus X Ceramic smartphones on the auction block and forward all the proceeds to charity

LG’s Ray is a mid-range phone for 3G markets with its 5.5-inch 720p screen

The LG Ray is a mid-range phone for the 3G market, sporting an octa-core processor, 720p 5.5-inch display, and 1GB of RAM. The rear camera houses 13-megapixels and the front camera has 8-megapixels.

12 essential apps to navigate the Black Friday maelstrom

If you're about to brave the Black Friday crowds, you best be prepared. These 9 apps will help you streamline and save during your Black Friday deals hunt. We've got you and your car covered, no worries.

Samsung's new camera tech means better low-light photos, and a smaller lens hump on its phones

Samsung has announced a new type of camera technology called Britecell. Coming to mobile devices next year, the smaller modules may mean a reduction in the hump that has surrounded Samsung's camera lenses on previous phones.

Google can bypass security on all Android systems that don't use full-disk encryption

At least 74 percent of Android devices can be remotely reset by Google if law enforcement requests it. Newer Android phones running 5.0 and up may have encryption set by default, which protects your device from resets.

Fossil's big, bold Q Founder smartwatch is yours today for $295

Fossil has put the Q Founder, its first Android Wear smartwatch, on sale. The watch costs $295 in the U.S., and has a traditional style to it, along with comprehensive fitness tracking and other fun features.
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Samsung Gear VR Review

Samsung's outstanding new Gear VR is a virtual revelation for virtual reality.

Samsung fan? Check out its Black Friday deals on tablets, phones, and more

Samsung's deals for Black Friday went live, a few days ahead of the big day. The company is offering hundreds of deals on wearables, TVs, tablets, and more. You can find most of its smartphone deals through the various carriers.
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Motorola Droid Maxx 2 Review

Leave the charger. Motorola's Droid Maxx 2 survives a weekend away from the wall.

Use Android Pay for a good cause: Google donates $1 per purchase to special education

For every Android Pay purchase you make until December 31, Google will donate $1 — up to $1 million — to On Black Friday, Google will double its donation. The proceeds go to students and teachers.