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Google wants to make ads more useful by showing prices for services within them

Google is making looking for prices of services a little easier. The company today announced a change to search ads that will show the prices for some services on mobile. Prices will only show for ads in the top ad spot.

ZTE blows budget phones out of the water with the $100 ZMax Pro

ZTE's ZMax Pro is a real bargain at $100. It sports a 6-inch 1080p display, octa-core processor, and 3,400 mAh battery. Here's everything you need to know about the budget phone, which is bound for MetroPCS.
Product Review

Moto G4 Plus Review

At $250, the Moto G4 Plus is a budget phone you'll actually want to own.

Android 7.0 Nougat is coming soon as the final developer preview rolls out

The final developer preview is here and it should be rolling out to your compatible device Monday if you have signed up for the Android Beta Program. You won't find any new features in this release, just a lot of optimization and squashed…

Samsung Pay is now available in beta on the Gear S2 smartwatch

Samsung Pay aims to rival Apple Pay and Google Wallet in the mobile payment space. Here's everything you need to know about the service from how it works, where it's accepted, and which countries it will reach next.

Best Buy now selling just 2,016 Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Edition smartphones

Samsung has officially taken the wraps off the Olympic Edition of the Galaxy S7 Edge. It features all the colors of the Olympic rings -- and you'll only be able to buy it if you're in the U.S.
Virtual Reality

Google's standalone headset may feature augmented, virtual reality

Google is working on a mobile virtual reality headset for its upcoming Daydream VR platform that will reportedly blend augmented and virtual reality features, but it's unclear if this is the same headset Google is releasing this fall.

Redesigned Messenger for Pokémon Go available after first version gets pulled

Messenger for Pokémon Go lets you chat with people nearby without having to leave the game. Even better, it now features team chats, which means you can coordinate with nearby team members.
Health & Fitness

Styr Labs wants to turn your fitness data into customized supplements

Getting fit isn't just about tracking your activity -- it's also about eating right and getting the right nutrients. That's why Styr Labs has introduced a fitness tracking ecosystem, complete with a tracker, scale, and supplements.

The 8 Best Note-Taking and Productivity Apps Compared: OneNote, Dropbox, and More

Evernote is a capable service, but it's not for everyone. Check out some of our favorite note-taking apps and Evernote alternatives, whether you utilize iOS, Android, Windows, or another platform entirely.

New-ish Android Trojan prevents calls to banks’ customer service

Newer versions of the Android.Fakebank.B malware family prevent victims from making calls to their bank's customer service. Fortunately, the trojan was only discovered in two regions of the world.

The Kyocera Hydro Shore is for budget-minded folks who frequent the pool

Kyocera took the wraps off the Hydro Shore, the company's latest phone that protects itself from both dust and water. The phone will be available tomorrow exclusively through Walmart for $80.