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Chrome for Android can now receive alerts from nearby objects using the Physical Web

Why should iPhone users have all the benefits of interacting with Bluetooth beacons? Google has now added support for the Physical Web to Chrome for Android starting with beta version 49.
Photography

Grammys to get the Instagram treatment with live images and videos, straight from artists

The Grammys has teamed up with Instagram and Billboard to bring exclusive images and live videos of the event, created by artists, to the app. Musicians including Skrillex and LL Cool J will be broadcasting content directly to Instagram.
Wearables

Your next smartwatch may look better and last longer, thanks to Qualcomm’s new chips

Qualcomm is out with a new processor -- and this one's built just for wearables. LG says it will be using the Snapdragon Wear 2100 in its upcoming wearable devices later this year.
Mobile

15 iPhone 6S problems and how to fix them 1:49

Don’t let iPhone 6S problems get you down, there’s usually a fix or a workaround you can employ. Come on in for a look at the most commonly reported iPhone 6S problems and get some advice on what to do about them.
Wearables

Samsung’s gorgeous 18K rose gold and platinum Gear S2 Classic watches arrive Feb. 12 1:42

Samsung has made its great looking Gear S2 smartwatch even flashier, and they will be available in the U.S. on February 12. Called the New Edition, the two new versions look stunning, and are accompanied by new straps and…
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 10 paid iPhone apps on sale 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…
Mobile

Galaxy S7 Edge pre-orders could begin on February 21 and come with a free Gear VR

Samsung might introduce a 6-inch Galaxy S7 Plus to go along with a 5.5-inch Galaxy S7 Edge, and a 5.1-inch Galaxy S7. An FCC filing confirms the S7 Edge's battery capacity to be 3,600mAh.
Computing

Microsoft: Android compatibility works, 74 OEMs now pre-installing apps

Microsoft might still lament that it hasn't been able to make Windows Phone the platform of choice for professionals, but it has had some real success with cross-platform applications. Its Android apps are now pre-installed by 74 OEMs.
Cool Tech

Your shoe may be able to harvest energy to charge your phone

Our phones seem to have a nasty habit of running out of battery when we're running about, but soon, we may be able to harness all that running energy to the benefit of our mobile devices.
Mobile

Galaxy S7 pre-orders could come with a free Gear VR and begin February 21 4:46

It's time to get excited, because the Samsung Galaxy S7 is reportedly on the way as early as March 2016. The latest rumor says the device is capable of 17 hours of continuous video playback on full brightness.
Mobile

Microsoft’s Fetch! will classify your dog’s breed 0:31

Microsoft Garage is out with another app that showcases its machine learning technology -- this time it's to identify a dog's breed. Snap a picture and it will give you a percentage of what that dog's breed is, or the top five…
Mobile

HTC One M10 could be released week of May 9 with Ultrapixel cameras in tow

Rumors around the identity of HTC's flagship Android phone for 2016 are starting to heat up. The phone's known under the code name Perfume, and here's everything we think we know about it.