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Watchphones are coming: Google updates Android Wear with cellular connectivity

Google has updated the Android Wear platform to include cellular connectivity, meaning the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition launch should happen very soon, and more watchphones will follow afterwards.

ZTE’s Blade S7 is made of glass and metal, has a fingerprint scanner, and looks like an iPhone

ZTE has announced the Blade S7. A strongly specced mid-range smartphone equipped with an iPhone-like body, glass on the front and rear, plus a fingerprint sensor in the home button.

What is Singles’ Day and how did Xiaomi make a whopping $188 million in sales on it?

On Singles' Day, a day of celebration for those without partners, Xiaomi announced it made a whopping $188 million in sales. This comes as little surprise, however, given how entrenched Xiaomi is in the Chinese mobile landscape and its…

20 annoying Samsung Galaxy S6 problems, and how to fix them

Have you been having Galaxy S6 problems? It may look close to perfect, but no smartphone is truly free of flaws. Fear not, we've got some workarounds, and possible solutions, to soothe those Galaxy S6 issues.

Fallout 4 companion app brings your in-game Pip-Boy to your phone

Bring your Pip-Boy on the go thanks to the Fallout 4 companion app "Fallout Pip-Boy". We went hands-on with the app to show it's features and share our thoughts in this quick video.

Google helps you control all your data in a new About Me page

Google knows it can be difficult managing all of the privacy settings on its various services, so it's attempted to simplify it by bringing them all together into one location. The new About Me page has everything it knows about you in one…

How to see automatically back up your apps in Android 6.0 Marshmallow

Android Marshmallow now supports auto backups for app data, which means that things will be a lot easier when buying a new phone. Unfortunately, not all apps are compatible yet. Here's how to find out which ones are and how the feature…

Google may take hardware by the horns and make its own smartphone

Google may finally make its own smartphone, according to unnamed sources. The head of Android and other executives are reportedly in talks, discussing the possibility of a Google phone.

Thousands of cheap tablets sold on Amazon have Trojans pre-installed

Security researchers at Cheetah Mobile have found more than 30 manufacturers with Trojan-infected tablets for sale on Amazon and thousands have allegedly been shipped to customers.
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This friendly little robot will read stories to your kids, and teach you yoga 3:08

Alpha 2 is a small, friendly robot who works like your smartphone, but can also talk, read stories, and has enough movement to teach you yoga. He's the focus of a new crowdfunding campaign.

5 ways Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 processor will empower your next phone

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 brings several cool new features to upcoming Android smartphones including ultrasonic fingerprint scanning, malware detection, virtual reality, better low-light photos, and more.

Apple Music goes live for Android users on Google Play store 3:06

Apple have released an Android version of their previously iOS-exclusive Apple Music app, aiming to engage smartphone users regardless of what operating system they prefer to listen through.