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Samsung may go Edge-only for the Galaxy S8

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is outselling the iPhone 6S and the 6S Plus. With that feat under its belt, it's time to shift focus to next year's flagship -- the Galaxy S8. Here's everything you need to know.
Mobile

Nothing but net: these 5 apps are what fantasy basketball dreams are made of

Fantasy basketball has become exceedingly more sophisticated over the past decade. Nowadays, there's more to fantasy basketball than simply drafting a team and setting your roster. These five apps will help you fine-tune your team and make…
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With iOS 10.0.2, Apple squashed the Lightning headphones bug and a few others

Apple already issued iOS 10.0.2, the second minor update for the company's mobile operating system. Because it's a minor update, iOS 10.0.2 opts to improve stability and squash some annoying bugs.
Opinion

The best smartphone is the one you already own

Relentless upgrades and hypnotic marketing have tricked us into churning gadgets as quickly as possible, but the unseen costs of this cycle should have thoughtful buyers shoving a stick in the spokes.
Mobile

Guilty of loving the iPhone 7: Two Singaporeans buy plane tickets to get iPhones, get arrested

Two Singapore residents were arrested for entering Changi Airport to buy the iPhone 7 with no intention of flying to a destination. The pair face potential jail time and a fine.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: Better beer drinking, a $100 iPhone crack, oceans on Europa

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from…
Mobile

Take your calls in HD with Verizon's Voice over LTE feature for prepaid customers

Verizon announced that prepaid customers will finally be getting HD calling starting on September 25. Apart from high-quality voice calls, the feature also allows for things like six-way calls.
Mobile

Despite mixed reviews, Google Allo has more than a million downloads in 3 days

Google Allo, the messaging app that features an AI Google Assistant, is the number one app on the Play Store. The app has drawn mixed reviews, which criticize a lack of default end-to-end encryption, but praise the Assistant's smarts.
Social Media

Google and Salesforce are reportedly interested in acquiring Twitter

Twitter, the embattled social network, is searching for a buyer. Rumor has it that potential buyers include Google and Salesforce, among others, and that a deal could be announced before the end of this year.
Mobile

Google Duo will be pre-installed on the four upcoming Micromax phones

Micromax, an Indian smartphone maker, will be the first to ship its smartphones with Google Duo pre-installed. It does not seem as though Allo will accompany it.
Mobile

Huawei and Leica open new R&D center for better smartphone cameras

Huawei and Leica have announced a new R&D center in Germany, which will be focused on developing new smartphone camera technology, as well as future augmented and virtual reality products.
Mobile

Happy eighth birthday, Android! Google’s cake salutes previous versions

Google said it was whipping up "something sweet" to celebrate the eighth birthday of the Android mobile operating system, and it turns out it was cake. The cake salutes the previous versions of the operating system.