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Facebook Messenger can now find bots, order food, and more

Facebook Messenger is getting a makeover. At the F8 developer conference in 2017, the social network announced new features aimed at growth, including new search tools to make it easier to find bots.
Wearables

Check out 25 of the best Android Wear apps for your smartwatch

Looking for some ways to spruce up that new Android smartwatch of yours? Here are our favorite apps to download and use with any Android smartwatch, including a few of the best Android Wear 2.0 apps.
Mobile

Facebook Messenger bots are getting MasterCard MasterPass payments

Mobile payments are about to get a whole lot easier. MasterCard is bringing MasterPass to Facebook Messenger bots, allowing you to quickly and easily check out at companies like Subway, FreshDirect, and The Cheesecake Factory.
Mobile

Android Pay will soon let you use PayPal for in-store transactions

Android Pay is Google's mobile payment system. It turns your phone into a wallet and negates the need to pull out your credit card in stores. Here's everything you need to know about it, including all the countries where it can be used.
Mobile

Snapchat’s new World Lenses add augmented reality animations to scenes

The new and improved Snapchat Lenses will reportedly "interact" with real-world objects and scenes, according to some reports. They may be used to advertise products, services, and brands.
Mobile

The new Logitech Pop buttons work with Apple’s HomeKit

Logitech's new Pop is the first internet-connected smart button compatible with Apple's HomeKit platform. It connects seamlessly with home automation devices in your existing network.
Wearables

The Huawei Watch 2 Classic starts at $300.

The Huawei Watch was the first Android Wear smartwatch we really wanted to put on our wrist. Now the Watch 2 is here, and there are two versions, one with 4G LTE so you can abandon your phone. Here's our first take, the specs, and more.
Mobile

Russian Android users will now be able to choose between Google and Yandex

As part of Google's ongoing dispute with Russian antitrust officials, Google has agreed to no longer require its apps be pre-installed on Android for access to the Google Play Store.
Mobile

Samsung takes steps to block users from remapping the Galaxy S8’s Bixby button

A Reddit user discovered a way to remap the Bixby button on the Galaxy S8, essentially meaning that users could use it to trigger anything, including Google Assistant. That method has now been blocked by Samsung.
Mobile

Master Facebook Messenger with these helpful tips and tricks

Facebook Messenger can be a great way of keeping in touch with friends and family, but it’s easy to miss some of the less-obvious features. That’s why we’ve put together a guide highlighting some of the things you can do with…
Mobile

22 fast and fluid news apps for iPhone and Android

No matter how you spin it, the days of traditional newspapers and broadcast news are dwindling. Check out our top picks for the best news apps, so you can quickly catch up on the latest headlines from around the global or your local region…
Wearables

Verizon's surprisingly compelling Wear24 smartwatch will launch May 11

With Android Wear 2.0, LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity, NFC support, and water resistance, Verizon's Wear24 watch is one carrier-branded product you shouldn't write off — and it will be available starting very soon.