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The new and improved Google app makes it easier to keep track of recommendations, reminders, and interests

The new and improved Google app makes it easier to keep track of your interests by dividing reminders, info, and recommendations into two sections: "feed" and "upcoming." It's rolling out to Android users first, with an iOS version to come.
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Samsung Gear S2 gets another update

Samsung's Gear S2 smartwatch will soon get a big software update. The highlights include a recommended app screen and custom watch faces, plus an updated weather and clock interface and new voice assistance features.
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Android 7.1.1 update rolls out for Verizon Pixel and Pixel XL devices

Android 7.0 Nougat is finally here, but it's only available for select devices. We've reached out to most device manufacturers to find out when and if your smartphone is getting it. Here's everything you need to know.
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Navdy partnering with Harman to sell its heads-up display at retail worldwide

Navdy, makers of the eponymous heads-up device for cars, has entered a distribution partnership with Harman International that'll see Navdy units sold at retail around the world.
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Samsung’s smart new Gear S3 watch bands mean you’re no longer strapped for choice

Samsung has teamed up with two strap design companies to provide official straps for the Gear S3 smartwatch. Ranging in price from $30 to $110, there are plenty of colors and styles to choose from.
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PayPal’s new digital holiday gift cards make sending money more personal

PayPal's new collection of holiday gift cards make sending money over the internet more personal. They're designed by New York-based artist Jonathan Adler, and designed to accommodate relatives and friends of all denominations.
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Report: LG G6 will not have a removable battery but it will have all-glass design

Rumors are circulating about LG's possible next flagship smartphone, the G6. Whatever the company has in store for us, the phone will have to be a stunner, as LG failed to spark interest in its modular ecosystem with the G5.
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Android 7.0 Nougat running on only 0.4 percent of devices

There are more devices running Gingerbread than Android 7.0 Nougat, Google's latest Android version. These monthly numbers highlight Google's biggest issue with Android: Fragmentation.
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Google launches U.K. Android Pay promotions for the holiday season

Google's kicking off a few Android Pay promotions just in time for the holiday season. Tap to pay and you might be eligible for one of over 100,000 gift cards from retailers across the country.
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Google is hiring creative writers to make Assistant more personable

Google's artificially-intelligent bot, Assistant, is now available in a "Preview Edition" in Google Allo, a messaging app. Support for Hindi is coming soon, and here's everything you need to know.
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Tell your emergency contacts where you are with Trusted Contacts from Google

Google has just released an app called Trusted Contacts that allows you to share your location with your emergency contacts with a single touch. The company hopes it will help keep users safe.
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You are your own charger — the Matrix PowerWatch powered solely by body heat

Unlike most smartwatches, the Matrix PowerWatch doesn't require a plug-in or magnetic charger. Instead, it never switches off while worn, relying entirely on body heat to generate power.