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HTC may be the next firm to say goodbye to the headphone jack

HTC may be bringing the Thunderbolt back to rejuvenate its declining sales. Well, at least the "Bolt" part. The HTC Bolt is expected to come to Sprint next month, and here's everything you need to know.
Mobile

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…
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Get multitasking: Chrome 54 for Android plays videos in the background

Background videos are all the rage these days, and now, they're available in the beta of Chrome 54 for Android. That means you'll now be able to continue to play online videos in the background even as you keep composing that…
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Wired or wireless, indoors or out, this home security cam works anywhere

The Canary Flex is a strikingly attractive home security camera that can operate indoors or outdoors, wired or wirelessly. With an optional LTE mount, it can even work in remote locations beyond Wi-Fi range.
Mobile

Google to show off new Pixel phones, Android and Chrome OS merger, on Oct. 4

Google's Nexus line of devices may be at an end. The upcoming Google phones are rumored to be called the Pixel and Pixel XL. Google has confirmed it will announce a new smartphone, and likely other devices, on October 4.
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Keep the fire going with these 10 apps for couples

When you're in a relationship, you should always try to keep that fire burning. Here are 10 romantic apps to help you stay closer to your loved one, whether you're in need of a date suggestion or a safe space.
Mobile

You'll soon be able to queue Google Play downloads for when you have Wi-Fi access

Google is working on ways to help you save mobile data, and its latest attempt is a feature that lets you queue Play downloads for when you have Wi-Fi. The feature is currently only in testing, so it may not show up just yet.
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New Remix OS Player will create a virtual Android desktop on your Windows PC

Jide Technology has released Remix OS Player, a new Android emulator that creates a virtual Android 6.0.1 desktop within the Windows environment for free. It doesn't appear to install directly into Windows, consuming over 6GB of…
Mobile

Microsoft's new Outlook inherits a few of Sunrise's most popular features

A major new version of Microsoft's Outlook client on Android and iOS borrows a few of the most popular features from Sunrise, the calendar app the company acquired in February of last year.
Mobile

Google will give you up to $200K if you can hack the newest version of Android

Google's new security contest for Android, Project Zero, will see lucky entrants awarded up to $200,000 for disclosing bugs in the company's mobile OS. It launched Wednesday.
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Android 7.0 Nougat is out, but Marshmallow is only on 18.7 percent of all Android devices

Android 7.0 Nougat is here, but Android 6.0 Marshmallow has only just hit 18.7 percent of all Android devices. These monthly numbers highlight Android's biggest issue: fragmentation.
Computing

Windows 10 Mobile reaches 14-percent share of Windows Phone market

Windows 10 Mobile seems to be gaining some traction, and has jumped to a 14-percent market share within the overall Windows Phone market. But that still puts it far behind iOS and Android.