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The best weight loss apps for iOS and Android

Smartphone apps are helpful in moderating eating habits to help you lose weight. We identified some of the best weight loss apps to help you meet your goals.

How to turn safe mode on and off in Android

When you have an issue with your phone, safe mode disables all third-party apps to determine if they are to blame. Here's how to turn safe mode on and off.
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Xiaomi Mi 11 review: Specs to challenge the Galaxy S21, but not the battery

The Xiaomi Mi 11 has the specs and features to take on the Samsung Galaxy S21 series, but does the software and battery compare? We find out in our review.
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Citizen CZ Smart review: Good smartwatch fails to capitalize on its heritage

It's the Japanese watchmaker's first smartwatch, but is it a true Citizen?
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The best smartphones for 2021

Here are the best smartphones on the market today. From the iPhone 12 Pro to the Galaxy S21 Ultra; if you're shopping for a new phone, we're here for you.

The best cheap phones for 2021

Here are the best cheap phones for those on a tight budget. Find out what you can get for around $500 or less as we highlight the best budget smartphones.

The best smartwatches for 2021

Smartwatches offer notifications, fitness tracking, and more. Choosing one is the hard part, so to help, here is our list of the best smartwatches you can buy.

The best Android smartwatches for 2021

If you're looking for a smartwatch to pair with your Android phone, here are the absolute best Android smartwatches for 2021.

The best portable chargers for 2021

In today's world of rapidly draining electronics, you should treat yourself to one of the best portable chargers available. We have loads of great options.

The best waterproof phones for 2021

Water got you worried? If you need a smartphone that can survive a dunk in the toilet, an unexpected rainstorm, or even a spilled drink, you can find it here.
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The best Android games currently available (March 2021)

The Google Play Store is loaded with some terrific titles -- and some terrible ones. We've vetted all the options to bring you the best Android games around.
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Android vs. iOS: Which smartphone platform is the best?

Learn about the merits and the pitfalls of the two leading smartphone platforms with this comprehensive breakdown as we pit the best of Android versus iOS.

How to switch from iPhone to Android: The ultimate guide

If you've decided to bridge the great tech divide and leave Apple's garden, here are all the tips you need.

How to run Android apps in Windows

Apps on Windows have gotten better, but every once in awhile, you might wish for an Android app solution. Here's how to get your favorites running on Windows.

How to root Android phones and tablets (and unroot them)

Looking to root your Android device and gain access to an entirely new world of apps and features? Here's our guide to rooting your phone or tablet easily.

The best Android Auto apps

When packed with third-party apps, Android Auto puts your favorite smartphone features in your dashboard.
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