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18 annoying Galaxy S7 Edge problems and how to fix them 3:45

Samsung has refined its curved display beauty this year, but smartphone perfection remains elusive. These are the Galaxy S7 Edge problems we’ve been hearing about, with advice on how to tackle them.

Worlds collide as Cortana makes its way to the Android lock screen

Cortana, Microsoft's digital voice assistant, has a new feature on Android devices: A lock screen interface. The beta version of the app includes an shortcut enables one-swipe access to Cortana's informational cards.

Don’t worry if you lose your connection — Google for Android will save searches

Your curiosity knows no bounds -- not even those of your mobile connection. Google knows this, which is why the search giant has updated its Android app to save your searches even if your Wi-Fi or cell signal can't save itself.

Low-cost Android One smartphones could be coming to the U.S. in the near future

According to a new report from The Information, Google is planning to bring one of its most popular foreign programs back home. Android One is said to be making its way to the U.S. "in the coming months."

Leaked high-performance Nokia P1 looks exciting, but there may be more to it than that

A comprehensive leak may have spilled many of the details about the Nokia P1, one of the new devices to be launched by Nokia in 2017. Except the leaked device is very similar to one made by Sharp. Are we being deceived?

Alcatel’s Idol 4S now runs Windows 10 Mobile, packs more powerful processor

Alcatel's Idol 4S has been around since the summer of 2016, and now the TCL-owned company is releasing a slightly beefed-up variant that doesn't run Android. Yep, that's right -- the Idol 4S is now an option in a small pool of fresh…

Google Maps beta is starting to show parking availability to beta users

Google Maps may soon show you the best places to park. That's according to code in the beta version of the Google Maps app for Android, which reveals additional features that have yet to be announced.

AT&T has officially shut down its 2G network, will pursue 4G LTE, other tech

Wireless carrier AT&T shut down its legacy 2G network for good in early January. The carrier says that it'll reuse the spectrum for the development of 5G and LTE technologies going forward.

Samsung’s Galaxy C9 Pro packs a Snapdragon 653 and is coming to India

Samsung's mid-range Galaxy C9 Pro is now available in India, but it's a little pricier than competitors with similar specs. It's not a new device, as it launched in China last year as one of the first smartphones with 6GB of RAM.

Huawei could be prepping new flagship tablet for Mobile World Congress 2017

It looks like Huawei is preparing to release a new tablet at Mobile World Congress this year -- the Huawei MediaPad T3. In fact, the device just passed through Wi-Fi certification.

Google confirms two Android Wear smartwatches will launch in early 2017

Google confirmed two Android Wear smartwatches will launch in early 2017 and they will be the first to launch with Android Wear 2.0. The update will introduce Google Assistant and Android Pay to the platform.
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New battery technology uses miniature fire extinguisher to stop spontaneous combustion

Researchers at Stanford University have pioneered a system that extinguishes fires in overheating lithium-ion batteries. It's one of the quickest and most effective implementations yet.