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Mobile

Latest LG G6 leak finally gives us a look at always-on display

We can't wait for the LG G6. It's shaping up to be a bezel-less smartphone stunner, with some really exciting new features inside, including a digital assistant. Here's everything you need to know about it.
Mobile

Bystander promises to call ambulance for asthma attack teen, steals phone instead

Thieves are already pretty low individuals, but this one really takes being a scumbag to a new level, after stealing a smartphone from someone in the midst of an asthma attack. Yes, really.
Mobile

Wondering about Wonder’s plans for its super gaming phone? Here’s the latest

There's little room for newcomers in the world of smartphones, but that doesn't stop companies trying. The latest is Wonder, a startup that wants to build a futuristic device with VR capabilities that will appeal to mobile gamers.
Mobile

Next time you’re in London, beware shameless scooter-riding phone thieves

Police in London are warning people in the city to watch out for scooter-riding thieves, who ride past and grab smartphones from unsuspecting victims. The crime happens takes place in seconds, and has been caught on video.
Mobile

The Pixie Point often doesn't point in the right direction

The Pixie Point has a lot of innovative technology behind it, but that doesn't mean it's better than the competition. Digital Trends gave the Bluetooth tracker a spin to see how it measures up.
Mobile

Razer just jumped into the smartphone business with the acquisition of Nextbit

Razer has acquired Nextbit Systems Inc., the company responsible for the cloud-first Nextbit Robin smartphone. However, the phone is no longer in production, but Nextbit will honor warranties and release updates.
Gaming

Don't buy a VR headset just yet, upgrades are likely coming as often as iPhones

HTC's China Regional President of Vive, Alvin Wang Graylin, expects VR headsets to be upgraded as often as mobile phones, meaning every two to three years. This could mean that a new Vive headset will be coming in the next 12 months.
Mobile

Apps with emoji in their descriptions generate more downloads, study finds

Apps with emoji in their description generally generate more downloads than apps that lack them, according to a recent study. Results vary by demographic, country, and ethnicity.
Mobile

President Trump is refusing to give up his old, unsecured phone, NY Times reports

The Associated Press reported that President Donald Trump traded his personal smartphone -- reportedly a Samsung Galaxy phone -- for a "secure" alternative with limited calling and internet capabilities. But he may still be using his old…
Mobile

Google’s Progressive Web Apps turn mobile sites into Android apps

At Google's Chrome Dev Summit, the company introduced a new initiative that bridges the gap between a typical mobile web experience and an app. As of this week, Progressive Web Apps are live for users of the Chrome Dev and Canary…
Mobile

Virtual phone number app Burner teams with Nomorobo to block spam calls

Burner, a virtual telephone service that provides disposable phone numbers on demand, announced a partnership with Nomorobo to block robocallers, spam, and telemarketers on Burner lines.
Mobile

LeEco continues U.S. expansion with introduction of TVs, phones on Amazon

Just a few days after broadening its U.S. horizons by announcing the LeEco Le Pro 3 and Le S3 are now available at Target, the Chinese tech company is selling its phones and televisions on Amazon, too.