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Google is giving preferential treatment to fast-loading AMP articles in Google News

Google is making an effort to increase the visibility of Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMPs), fast-loading webpages optimized for mobile, in Google News. It'll now prioritize news articles that support the open standard.

The latest version of the Google Search app scrubs all mention of Google Now

The latest version of the beta Google Search app for Android scrubs all mention of Google Now, Google's eponymous digital assistant. It appears to be a part of the company's effort to unify its AI and machine learning efforts under a single…

Meet Optimized Storage, MacOS Sierra's best kept secret

MacOS Sierra does a lot of cool stuff. But there’s one feature that you’ll probably get more use out of than all the others combined, and it’s an easy one to miss - Optimized Storage.
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Apple iPhone 7 Plus Review

Yes, you'll miss the headphone jack. But the iPhone 7 Plus camera is worth it.

As Apple designers snooze, MacOS Sierra is slipping behind Windows 10

Apple has changed the name of OS X, but the underlying operating system remains the same. Aside from Siri, the MacOS brings little to the table, and the best extras are only applicable to iOS users.

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…

TSB ends lengthy Android Pay holdout in the U.K.

Android Pay is Google's mobile payment system, which turns your phone into a wallet and negates the need to pull out your credit card in stores. Chase Bank will add support on Sept. 7.

Woolet case and charging pad deliver wireless power to your iPhone 7

The Woolet, a hand-crafted, calf leather, Qi-compatible wireless charging pad, ships in some bundles with an oak case for the recently released iPhone 7. It's available on IndieGoGo at the starting price of $70.

Google Slides now lets you conduct presentations from your smartwatch

The newest version of Google Slides adds presentation controls to wrist-based devices -- specifically those of the Android Wear variety. It is rolling out to Android users in the coming weeks.

Google may have to pay up to 5 years of back taxes in Indonesia

Indonesia says Google isn't paying the taxes it ought to, and the country wants the search giant to pay up to 5 years of back taxes. That could total out to be more than $400 million -- for 2015 alone.

Reports: Apple hit with $118 million fine for underreporting income in Japan

Apple is finding more trouble when it comes to taxes -- the company has been slapped with a $118 million fine for underreporting its income in Japan. The news comes only a few weeks after Apple was ordered to pay $14.5 billion in taxes in…

Google’s new Trips app aims to help with the stress of planning your itinerary

Google's new Trips app for iOS and Android collates your trip itineraries, plus recommends sights and attractions you're most likely to enjoy based on search history and crowdsourced data.