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Oppo promises big innovations in smartphone charging and camera tech for MWC

Oppo's promising something big for Mobile World Congress 2016. The company's vague event teaser mentions camera and charging "innovations." Chances are good that the company delivers.
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Google’s latest partnership brings human-like intelligence to smartphones 2:46

Google has upped the ante in image recognition, and this could make your smartphone so smart, it's scary. The company announced a new partnership with semiconductor startup Movidius, which specializes in advanced visual…
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Apple’s iPhone is still king in the U.S. and China, despite slowing smartphone demand

Despite sluggish sales growth over 2015, Apple's iPhone has reclaimed the throne in the China, surpassing local rivals Huawei, Xiaomi, and ZTE. The iPhone 6S was the most popular device in the region, followed by the iPhone 6 Plus.
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Lonely Planet mixes Maps-style POI with its amazing local knowledge in new Guides app

Lonely Planet has released Guides, a new app that combines a handy map with points-of-interest for a city you're visiting, with it's cool insider knowledge of the best places. Best of all, it's completely free.
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Samsung’s earnings backslide, as demand for smartphones wanes

Samsung reported a decrease in profit for the fourth quarter of 2015 compared to last year's numbers, due to lessening demand for smartphones and mobile components like processors.
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13 major LG G4 problems and ways to fix them

If you're staring down the barrel of a smartphone disaster, come on in to find a potential solution. We've rounded up common LG G4 problems and identified workarounds and possible fixes for you to try.
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Finally! Google Hangouts 7.0 speeds up quick replies on Android

The new Hangouts for Android, version 7.0, adds a much requested feature: quick replying from notifications. It lets you create home screen shortcuts to conversations, too. The update is another big one for hangouts.
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Want a Galaxy S7? Samsung might offer its own easy upgrade program when the S7 launches

Samsung might be planning its own upgrade program, similar to Apple's iPhone upgrade program in the United States, which may launch alongside the Galaxy S7 in March. The program is expected to start in South Korea and expand later on.
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Rebtel offers unlimited worldwide calling for $1 a month, no Wi-Fi needed

International calls are expensive, and sometimes Wi-Fi connected calls aren't so stable, so Swedish company Rebtel's app gives you unlimited app-to-app international calling without an Internet connection for just $1 a month.
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The ZenFone Zoom with 3x optical zoom is now available in Japan and India

It has been more than a year since we first saw the Asus ZenFone Zoom, but the exciting phone is now available to buy for $400. It's exciting because of its new optical zoom technology, which keeps the body slim and manageable. Here's…
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Nexus prices slashed: Now pay just $300 for a Nexus 5X and $460 for a Nexus 6P

Do you want one of Google's newest Nexus smartphones? Regardless of whether it's the Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P that has caught your eye, we've got all the latest prices to make sure you get the best deal.
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Inbox by Gmail’s quick answer cards give you results faster

Google's email client, Inbox by Gmail, just got an update that offers quick answer cards providing information you can search for immediately at a glance. The results work well when searching for addresses, membership numbers, flight…