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Xiaomi Mi 6 packs Snapdragon 835, dual-lens cameras, slick design for $365

Xiaomi's Mi 6 is here, after a longer than expected wait, but is it the powerful and stylish phone we hoped for? The Snapdragon 835 chip is inside, which is an excellent start. Here's everything else you need to know about it.
Computing

We turned day into night with Google Earth on Oculus Rift, and it was breathtaking 2:08

Google Earth got a massive revamp today, but the search giant also brought its Google Earth VR app to the Oculus store. The experience has been available for the HTC Vive since the end of 2016.
Mobile

Here are the best Messenger-compatible bots rolled out at Facebook's F8 2017

Facebook spent time chatting about Messenger bots at its F8 2017 developer conference. New bots from Spotify, Western Union, Mastercard, and Rue21 had some of the coolest features features we saw.
Social Media

Facebook Messenger can now find bots, order food, and more

Facebook Messenger is getting a makeover. At the F8 developer conference in 2017, the social network announced new features aimed at growth, including new search tools to make it easier to find bots.
Wearables

Check out 25 of the best Android Wear apps for your smartwatch

Looking for some ways to spruce up that new Android smartwatch of yours? Here are our favorite apps to download and use with any Android smartwatch, including a few of the best Android Wear 2.0 apps.
Mobile

Facebook Messenger bots are getting MasterCard MasterPass payments

Mobile payments are about to get a whole lot easier. MasterCard is bringing MasterPass to Facebook Messenger bots, allowing you to quickly and easily check out at companies like Subway, FreshDirect, and The Cheesecake Factory.
Mobile

Snapchat’s new World Lenses add augmented reality animations to scenes

The new and improved Snapchat Lenses will reportedly "interact" with real-world objects and scenes, according to some reports. They may be used to advertise products, services, and brands.
Mobile

The new Logitech Pop buttons work with Apple’s HomeKit

Logitech's new Pop is the first internet-connected smart button compatible with Apple's HomeKit platform. It connects seamlessly with home automation devices in your existing network.
Wearables

The Huawei Watch 2 Classic starts at $300.

The Huawei Watch was the first Android Wear smartwatch we really wanted to put on our wrist. Now the Watch 2 is here, and there are two versions, one with 4G LTE so you can abandon your phone. Here's our first take, the specs, and more.
Mobile

Russian Android users will now be able to choose between Google and Yandex

As part of Google's ongoing dispute with Russian antitrust officials, Google has agreed to no longer require its apps be pre-installed on Android for access to the Google Play Store.
Mobile

22 fast and fluid news apps for iPhone and Android

No matter how you spin it, the days of traditional newspapers and broadcast news are dwindling. Check out our top picks for the best news apps, so you can quickly catch up on the latest headlines from around the global or your local region…
Wearables

Verizon's surprisingly compelling Wear24 smartwatch will launch May 11

With Android Wear 2.0, LTE and Wi-Fi connectivity, NFC support, and water resistance, Verizon's Wear24 watch is one carrier-branded product you shouldn't write off — and it will be available starting very soon.