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Leaked images of purported Huawei Mate 9 smartphone show dual-camera setup

Huawei is hard at work at the next addition to the Mate lineup, the Mate 9. From leaks about the phone's design to leaks about the device's specs, here's everything we know about the phone so far.
Mobile

25 must-have apps for rooted Android phones and tablets

Rooting your Android device opens up a world of possibilities, along with a few apps. Here are 24 of our favorites, so you can make the most of your rooted device and unleash the true power of Android.
Mobile

Google is integrating Google Now with Chrome through the New Tab page

Google is integrating Google Now with Chrome in the form of a Google Now-powered New Tab page in the Android version of the web browser. The new feature can be found in the developer version of Chrome, but should come to the consumer…
Wearables

It's almost time: August 31 Asus event may bring us the round Zenwatch 3

After two models with a distinctive rectangular screen, Asus may switch to a circular screen for the Zenwatch 3, according to early rumors. Here's what we think we know about the new smartwatch.
Mobile

Nokia returns: Four new Nokia Android phones are expected by the end of the year

Anyone excitedly looking forward to a pair of new Nokia devices this year will be pleased with a new report that says we may see four new devices instead. The launches aren't final yet though, and may be pushed until 2017.
Mobile

Google Apps for Education update will let parents see students' report cards

A big summer update for Google Apps for Education includes a bevy of new features including student progress reports, annotations, improvements to Google Classroom and Cast for Education, and more.
Mobile

Meizu's next phone looks like a Samsung Note 7 merged with an iPhone

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu is going to announce a new device on Sept. 3, and it's likely the Meizu Pro 6 Plus. From leaked renders so far, it looks like a blend of the iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy Note 7.
Mobile

Samsung’s Galaxy Tab A is now a Barnes & Noble Nook ebook reader

Samsung's Galaxy Tab A has gotten the Nook treatment. Now you can access all of Barnes & Nobles ecosystem on the Android 5.1 tablet. The device costs $140, but if you have bought a Nook in the past, you can get it for $100.
Mobile

HTC-built Nexus 'Marlin' specs spotted in AnTuTu log point to flagship quality

After working with LG and Huawei last year, Google could partner with HTC on a pair of new Nexus devices. It would mark the first time Google and HTC have collaborated on a mobile device since 2010. We've got all the news and rumors here.
Mobile

Russian court dismisses Google's appeal in antitrust case

Russia's Federal Antimonopoly Service has levied a $6.8 million fine against Google for abusing its market position with its Android mobile operating system. The FAS claims that Google puts its own apps and services ahead of rival services.
Mobile

Google is recruiting Reddit users to improve speech recognition

Google is recruiting users of popular social network Reddit to improve the robustness of its speech recognition engine, according to sources. It's part of the company's ongoing effort to enhance support for accents.
Mobile

Xiaomi takes on Apple Pay, others with the new Mi Pay mobile payment service

Xiaomi has launched a new mobile payment service called Mi Pay. The service is designed to go up against the likes of Android Pay and Apple Pay, and while it will only be available in China at launch, it's expected that the service will…