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LG may try to bounce back from disappointing G5 sales with the LG V20

The LG V10 was a welcome surprise last year, and LG might be looking to spruce up its mobile division with the launch of the V20 this fall. That would pit the device against Samsung's Galaxy Note 7, the iPhone 7, and Google's Nexus devices.
Mobile

AccuWeather's Android app now gives you the ability to see the future

AccuWeather has released a big update to its Android app that includes a number of great new features, including a 'Dark Theme,' more weather graphs, and the ability to see radar-based precipitation forecasts up to two hours ahead.
Gaming

Pokémon Go is doing wonders for people with social anxiety and depression

Everyone's talking about Pokémon Go and for good reason -- the game by Niantic Labs is reportedly helping improve people's mental health.
Mobile

Take that, Apple! Samsung's Galaxy S7 outsells the iPhone 6S

The Galaxy S7 outsold the iPhone 6S in the three months ending in May. However, the two companies together are dominating the mobile phone market, with the ten most popular devices all either Apple or Samsung
Mobile

Facebook tests its apps in a data center that houses 2,000 smartphones

Facebook's latest data center isn't like the others -- instead it's designed specifically for app testing, housing a hefty 2,000 smartphones, many of which are actually somewhat outdated.
Mobile

Samsung’s Gear S2 will soon get a substantial software upgrade

Samsung's Gear S2 smartwatch will soon get a big software update. The highlights include a recommended app screen and custom watch faces, plus an updated weather and clock interface and new voice assistance features.
Mobile

11 common OnePlus 3 problems and how to fix them

The OnePlus 3 has only been out for a couple of months, but people are already running into a variety of issues with the new device. Here are 11 of the most common problems people have faced, and potential fixes for them.
Mobile

Hangouts for Android version 11 removes threaded SMS messaging

A new Hangouts release for Android, version 11, removes the ability to merge text messages with Hangouts messages and Google Voice SMS. Google is recommending users install its Messaging app for SMS.
Web

Travel cheap thanks to Google's hotel and flight-finding search update

Google has launched an update to its search engine designed to make traveling cheaper and help users find deals on both hotels and flights. For example, users can now be notified when a hotel fare drops below the norm.
Mobile

EU Commission gives Google a six-week breather in ongoing Android investigation

The European Commission has officially accused Google of using Android and its pre-installed apps to stifle the competition, after completing an investigation. Google had 12 weeks to respond to the charges, but the deadline has been…
Mobile

Samsung unveils the budget-friendly Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy On7 Pro

Samsung unveiled the Galaxy On5 Pro and Galaxy On7 Pro, two phones that are slightly improved versions of their non-Pro selves. The phones are currently available for purchase in India, with no international availability announced.
Mobile

Alcatel’s Idol 4S bundles in a VR headset, and a lot of punch for a low price

If you're looking for a mid-range Android smartphone, take a look at Alcatel's Idol 4S. It comes bundled with a VR headset, and you can pre-order one on Friday for $350. The device will officially be available for purchase on August 3, but…