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Using public transportation? Just whip out your iPhone if you're in Japan

New Yorkers may still have to wait a bit longer to pay for their subway rides with their smartphones, but it looks like those in Japan may be enjoying this feature sooner rather than later.
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Searching for a photo? Updated EyeEm app’s AI uses keywords to find it

A new artificial intelligence system will now automatically tag photos in EyeEm, an app that mixes social and stock aspects. The new feature aims to help users sell more of their images in less time.
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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…
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Samsung is testing iOS support for Gear S2 and Gear Fit 2 in South Korea

Samsung is finally bringing Gear S2 and Gear Fit 2 compatibility to Apple's iPhone, but only as part of a limited beta in South Korea. The testing period ends late next month, on September 19.
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Orlando’s new tourism app packs a digital assistant powered by IBM’s Watson AI

Orlando's new tourism app is powered by IBM's Watson AI, which acts as your very own digital travel assistant. The more you interact with the app using detailed speech and text search requests, the more it will cater its results…
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Report: Digital assistants held back by poor microphone technology

Your smart device's microphone hasn't gotten much better in over four years, which means your digital assistant won't get any better at understanding you. That could soon change, however.
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Is a Hasselblad camera module coming to the Moto Z? Leak says it’s possible

Hoping to improve your mobile photography? A new leak shows off the Hasselblad Moto Mod camera module, which will attach to the Moto Z and could seriously improve the quality of photos being taken with the smartphone.
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U.S. Cellular's new Shared Connect plans increase data caps, but at a cost

U.S. Cellular's new Shared Connect plans bump up data allotments, but at cost: Most are more expensive than the tiers they're replacing. The carrier also debuted new data controls for multi-line plans.
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Sony's Xperia X Compact is real, and here's a leaked image

Sony's own website has leaked the existence of a Xperia X Compact, and it's likely going to be announced next week at IFA 2016 in Berlin. A leaked image has also given us a glimpse at the front of the device.
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Speed demons, be warned: Google Maps could soon alert you to posted limits

Code in the newest version of app points to upcoming new features like speed limit notifications and improved integration with food delivery apps. No word yet on when they'll launch, unfortunately, but it might not be long.
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Update your iOS device to 9.3.5 as it fixes serious security vulnerabilities

You shouldn't wait to install the most recent iOS update, as it patches three vulnerabilities that were actively used in a spy operation targeting a recognized human rights defender.
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Who has the best family plan? Shake-ups from T-Mobile and Sprint tilt the balance

Picking the best family plan for your needs can be extremely difficult. We've gone through all the plans from T-Mobile, AT&T, and Verizon to help you decide which one is best for you.