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Google Fi’s Wi-Fi Assistant comes to all Nexus devices

Google's intelligent Wi-Fi switching tech is coming to all Nexus devices. It automatically identifies and connects to public hot spots seamlessly in the background, via a virtual private network.
Mobile

Lenovo phones are about to come preloaded with Microsoft services

Lenovo and Microsoft have inked a deal that will see Lenovo's smartphones coming preloaded with Microsoft apps like Skype and Office. While the news may be helpful to some, others suggest that the move represents a new wave of bloatware.
Virtual Reality

Everything You Need to Know About Google Daydream

Google's Daydream, announced in May 2016, is a mobile-first platform for virtual reality apps and games. Here's a list of devices and software that support it, plus the latest news of new features as they debut.
Mobile

When is your phone getting Android 7.0 Nougat? We asked every major manufacturer

Android 7.0 Nougat is finally here, but it's only available for select devices. We've reached out to most device manufacturers to find out when and if your smartphone is getting it. Here's everything you need to know.
Mobile

Night Mode is still accessible in the final version of Android 7.0 Nougat

It has been more than 5 months since Google dropped the first developer preview for Android Nougat. Now, it's officially here. We're periodically adding any new features we find, such as how Night mode is still accessible.
Mobile

Android 7.0 Nougat aims for inclusivity with its 72 new emojis

Google has finally taken the wraps off of the newest version of Android, Android 7.0 Nougat, which comes with a number of great new emojis. Here are the new one you'll get in the new operating system.
Social Media

No stopping Instagram: App joins the billion-downloads club on Google Play

Instagram has become just the 19th app to hit a billion downloads on the Google Play Store. The milestone marks Facebook's fourth entry on the exclusive list, further cementing its dominance in the mobile app market.
Mobile

Find your fitness with our favorite health and fitness apps for Android

Need a little extra help getting into shape? These 22 fitness apps will allow you to turn your Android phone into a pocket-sized workout companion that's just as fit for your pocket as your wallet.
Mobile

Light up the night: the 6 best flashlight apps

The addition of a flashlight utility in smartphones may have been the kill shot for many third-party apps, but many of today's flashlight apps come loaded with convenient features that push your smartphone's functionality beyond its native…
Mobile

How to block text messages on iOS and Android

The primary function of your smartphone, be it an iOS or Android device, is to keep you connected with other people. That said, there are times when you get undesirable messages from your contacts or completely strangers. Here's how you…
Mobile

Filmic Pro camera app tips 2:39

Looking to take your photography to the next level with Filmic Pro? Here are some of our favorite tips for making the most of the capable iPhone app.
Mobile

Keep your ear to the streets with the best police scanner apps

Police scanners are an interesting way to keep up with the daily grind of law enforcement, and thanks to smartphones, you no longer need a bulky radio to listen in. Here are the best police scanner apps available right now.