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Pianist turns well-known ring tones into classical masterpieces

Ever wondered what the well-known Nokia ring tone would sound like as a classical masterpiece? Wonder no more! A YouTuber has turned it and other well-known ring tones into piano masterpieces.
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Google has officially discontinued the Nexus Player, its set-top box

The Android TV platform may be going strong, but the Nexus Player isn't -- in fact, as of Tuesday, the device has been discontinued. It's unknown exactly why the device has been discontinued.
Mobile

Alphabet exec Eric Schmidt uses an iPhone, but thinks the Galaxy S7 is better

Given his deep involvement with Google, it's somewhat of a surprise to hear that Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt actually uses an iPhone -- and he's proud of it. Still, the former Google CEO says Samsung's Galaxy S7 is the superior…
Mobile

U.S. House rejects bill that would have forced carriers to disclose a phone’s location

The Kelsey Smith Act did not pass the House of Representatives. The bill sought to force carriers, like Verizon and AT&T, to give up the location of a phone to law enforcement in emergency situations.
Mobile

Goodbye QWERTY! Wrio thinks it has the traditional mobile keyboard killer

The QWERY keyboard has served us well, but it's time to move on. So what's next? Wrio thinks it has the answer, offering a roomier keyboard with hexagonal keys. In fact, Wrio claims that the keyboard can help you type 20-70 percent faster.
Mobile

Google Duo is on the Play Store, but you can only pre-register for now

Google may already have Hangouts, but the company introduced a new video calling app called Duo at Google I/O 2016. This app will let you see live video of the person who is calling before you answer. It's up on the Play Store for…
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10 great Moto X Style Pure Edition cases and covers

If you’re looking for a little protection, or a different look for your new Moto, then it’s time to shop cases. These are the best Moto X Style cases we’ve seen so far for the new Pure Edition smartphone.
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Google's Allo messaging app is on the Play Store, available for pre-registration

Google debuted a new app at its I/O 2016 keynote: Allo, a streamlined messaging app with machine learning smarts. It ties into Google's Knowledge Graph and Assistant for streamlining all sorts of tasks.
Mobile

As modules go up for sale on website, LG teases more 'Friends' to come from third-party developers

Looking for some new friends? While "LG Friends" may not give you real friends, it will offer you some "friends" for your phone. You can finally buy these modules on LG's website in the U.S.
Mobile

Share the power and juice up your phones with the best USB charging hubs

A USB charging station allows you to conveniently charge multiple smartphones and tablets from a single outlet. Here are some of our favorite options currently on the market, from the likes of Aukey, TYLT, and Anker.
Mobile

Google spokesperson says company is cooperating fully with Paris authorities

Google's Paris headquarters have been raided by French authorities, in connection with an ongoing tax evasion investigation. France is seeking nearly $1.76 billion in back taxes from the search giant.
Social Media

Your search is over: Facebook lets you skip straight to the best part of live videos

You'll no longer have to sit through Facebook Live videos to find something of interest -- Facebook will now include a timeline of reactions, helping you skip to the best part without having to watch an entire video.