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Malware watchdog: Here’s what Google does to keep Android devices uninfected

Google did a bang-up job keeping its users safe in 2015, by scanning more than 400 million handsets a day and keeping a vigilant eye on its Play Store, making sure that no more than 0.15 percent of all users experienced some form of…
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How to download and listen to podcasts on Android or iOS

Lo and behold, Podcasts have become a cultural staple. Here's how download and listen to them on your Android or iOS device, and which apps to use if you're looking to get the most out of the digital format.
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Google Play Music adds podcast support on the web and Android

Google Play Music Podcasts has finally launched, and there's 20 titles sitting in the Top Charts. The update is rolling out on the Web and on Android today, but unfortunately it's only available for users in the U.S. and Canada.
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The best smartphones you can buy

It can be a minefield going out to buy a smartphone right now, thanks to the bewildering choice and high quality products available. To help out, here are our six favorite smartphones for sale right now, or very soon.
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Acer’s latest 10-inch tablet wants to be a portable home theater

Acer's latest tablet is the Iconia Tab 10, a 10-inch machine that's made for watching movies, or connecting up to another display as a streaming entertainment hub. Here's what you need to know about it.
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Google Drive gets friendly with Yahoo Mail and WhatsApp, adds attachment support

Coming soon to Google Drive -- the ability to add cloud-stored docs directly to Yahoo Mail e-mails and WhatsApp messages. The feature's hitting iOS and Android soon.
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How to flash the Android N Developer Preview 2 factory image on Nexus devices

The best thing about owning a Nexus devices is the faster updates. However, who wants to wait for an over-the-air update? This guide will show you how to get the most recent version of Android N or Android Marshmallow on your device right…
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Incoming! Google releases the Android N Developer Preview 2 with new features

Android N's latest developer preview is rolling out now, and it includes a new 3D rendering API, launcher shortcuts, and support for Emoji Unicode 9. Google says quite a few bugs are squashed from the previous preview, and a few APIs have…
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How to download and install Google's April security OTA update on Nexus devices

The Android Marshmallow update is rolling out to Nexus devices, but waiting for it over-the-air can be a drag. That's why we put together this complete guide on how to download and install the update right now.
Mobile

In a blow to BlackBerry, Sprint says it will not carry the Priv

BlackBerry's Priv is a slider, and it's the company's first Android smartphone. Here are all the specs, pricing, and availability info you need to know about the BlackBerry Priv. Sprint just said it will not carry the device.
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Build better apps faster with Google’s new Android Studio 2.0

Building an app just got a lot easier thanks to Google's release of Android Studio 2.0, following the highly successful initial launch of its official integrated development environment (IDE) back in 2013.
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Drone lovers unite! DJI+Discover is the Facebook for drone fans

Are you looking for other drone lovers to chat with about your favorite new drone gear? DJI+Discover, DJI's new drone app, is aims to connect drone lovers and help people find drone professionals or recommended places to fly.