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Say cheese: Apple's iPhone 8 may use an iris scanner and facial recognition

Apple's iPhone 7 isn't even out yet, nor is the iPhone 7S, but we've already heard rumors about the iPhone 8, which is slated to arrive in 2018. Here are all the spec, price, design, feature, launch date, and other rumors for the iPhone 8.
Mobile

Motorola’s Moto E3 budget smartphone bound for U.K. shores in September

Motorola's Moto E3, a follow-up to last year's Moto E, is bound for the U.K. It starts at a quite reasonable 99 pounds (about $131) and packs a 720p screen and water-resistant exterior casing.
Mobile

Allo may not support Google Voice or SMS at launch

Allo and Duo, new apps from Google, are edging near their release date. One Reddit user claims to be a beta tester for the apps and has shed some light on how they work, and what will happen to Hangouts.
Cars

All 2017 Ford models are getting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto

Ford is expanding availability of its Sync 3 infotainment system to all 2017 models, and with it Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Both smartphone features are now available across Ford's lineup.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: Brain mapping, a possible cure for blindness, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
Mobile

10 great Moto G4 cases and covers for style and protection

Don’t risk cracking the display on your new Moto G4 , or scuffing up the frame. Check out some of our favorite cases and covers for Lenovo's new device, whether you're in need of some style or rugged protection. These will fit the Moto G4…
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Microsoft updates OneDrive with automatic 'Pokémon detection'

A new feature bound for Microsoft's OneDrive cloud storage service identifies the species Pokémon from augmented reality game Pokémon Go. It's available on the OneDrive app for Android and iOS.
Mobile

Lenovo promises Android security updates for the Moto Z and Moto G in response to criticism

Lenovo hasn't been issuing Android security updates to Moto phones frequently. Will it issue timely updates to the new Moto Z and Moto G4? Lenovo says security patches will go through, but doesn't say how frequently.
Mobile

Google's Bubble Zoom uses AI to enlarge the text of comic book speech bubbles

Google's new Play Books feature, Bubble Zoom, uses machine learning to intelligently enlarge the text of digital comic book speech bubbles. It's launching on Android in technical preview.
Gaming

Yelp’s new ‘Pokémon Go’ filter helps you find nearby Pokéstops

Yelp's new Pokémon Go filter helps you find businesses near Pokéstops, and after launching in the U.S., is now available in the U.K, and other countries. The feature is part of Yelp's apps and website.
Android Army

Police create a 3D mold of a dead man’s finger to unlock an iPhone

Police in Michigan recruited a university professor to create a 3D mold of a dead man's finger, which they intend to use to unlock and iPhone. It's the first time the technique's been employed in an active investigation.
Mobile

The Moto Z Play will reportedly ditch a sleeker profile in favor of a headphone jack

It looks like the Moto Z Play will do away with the thinness of its sibling, the Moto Z, in favor of including a headphone jack. The report shows that Lenovo may not be as committed to a wireless future as previously thought.