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Apple sees a dip, but 4G smartphone shipments in 2016 are on the rise

Android will see a 5.2 percent bump in market share, but 2016 won't be kind to Apple. According to the IDC's latest forecasts for smartphone shipments, 2016 may be the "first full year of declining shipments for Apple's iPhone."
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‘Gooligan’ Android malware affects more than 1 million Google accounts

Chances are your Android phone is running an older version and unfortunately, there's a malware campaign dubbed 'Gooligan' affecting more than 1 million Google accounts. There is a tool you can use to check if your account is compromised.
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Meizu raids Samsung’s Note parts bin for the Pro 6 Plus, leaves behind worst bits

Meizu has been raiding the Samsung parts bin, which has accumulated many Galaxy Note bits, and made the most out of them with the Pro 6 Plus. The new phone has a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED screen, and Samsung's Exynos 8890 processor inside.
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ZTE Nubia Z11 Review

The Nubia Z11’s so gorgeous, it’ll make you hate the bezel forever.
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Samsung’s new augmented reality app urges surf safety at Australia’s beaches

Samsung has launched a new app in partnership with Surf Life Saving Australia that combines augmented reality and beach safety by using the phone's internals to help you identify rips, sandbanks, and more at Australia's beaches.
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Facebook Messenger ups its game, lets users play ‘Pac-Man,’ more with friends

Facebook has launched a new feature inside Facebook Messenger -- Instant Games. Now you can compete against your friends in a variety of mobile games including Pac-Man and Space Invaders.
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Some of the best cases on the market for the HTC Bolt

The HTC Bolt -- aka the HTC 10 Evo -- is a gorgeous smartphone, but it could use a little protection against life's knocks. That's why we've rounded up the very best cases for your newfangled smartphone, whether you desire something sleek…
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Russia certifies Jolla’s Sailfish OS for government, corporate use

Earlier this year, Russia vowed to reduce its reliance on foreign-made mobile operating systems to 50 percent by 2050, and it seems like the foundation will begin with Jolla's Sailfish OS.
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Insta360 camera for Android is already halfway to its funding goal after one day

The company that brought 360 video to the iPhone is back -- and this time for Android. The Insta360 Air is an Android accessory now on Indiegogo, sporting two fisheye lenses, live streaming and image stabilization.
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Bad news: Samsung Pay won't launch in the U.K. until 2017

Samsung Pay aims to rival Apple Pay and Google Wallet in the mobile payment space. Here's everything you need to know about the service from how it works, where it's accepted, and which countries it will reach next.
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Struggling Samsung won’t split in two, but it’s throwing investors a bone

Samsung has announced a new shareholder return plan amid calls to split in two. While it has not confirmed the creation of a holding company just yet, it is exploring splitting in two as an option.
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Huawei tries to make a splash in the U.S. with the Mate 9, but carriers may foil plans

Huawei is trying to make a splash in the U.S. with high-end flagship smartphones, but the Chinese company isn't receiving a warm welcome thanks to U.S. carriers. That's not good for a company looking to expand its borders.