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The Polar M430 boasts a highly accurate heart-rate tracker and AI trainer

For running enthusiasts, there may be no fitness tracker than the Polar M430. It packs an ultra-secure heart-rate tracker, an AI-powered trainer, and a highly customizeable smartphone companion app.
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Fake positive reviews are flooding Google Play’s most popular apps

Hundreds of oddly worded, inaccurate positive reviews were posted for popular Google Play apps like Chrome, Firefox, WhatsApp, and Facebook Messenger over the last month, despite Google's best efforts to crack down.
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Google retiring Challenges, Quests, Requests, and iOS support for Play Games

Google is doing away with some underutilized features of Play Games, its gaming platform on Android and, for now, iOS. Specifically, it's axing Quests, Challenges, Requests, and support for Apple devices.
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Honor's beta program could let you try out its new hardware and software

The Huawei-owned Honor is looking for U.S. beta testers to give feedback on the company's latest products -- hardware and software included. To throw your name in the hat, all you need to do is sign up.
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The Honor 8 Pro is Huawei’s new flagship killer

Huawei's Honor Pro 8, the newest in the company's budget lineup, delivers impressive specs -- including 6GB of RAM, an octa-core processor, and dual cameras -- at a bargain price. It's launching in Europe at 549 Euro.
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Xiaomi new Mi Pad 3 adds power, but ditches one pretty remarkable feature

After nearly two years off, Xiaomi has unveiled a successor to its second-generation Mi Pad. It's called the Mi Pad 3 and for this iteration, Xiaomi has kept the changes mostly under the hood.
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HTC's U Ultra looks fit for royalty, but poor performance belies a princely price

The U Ultra is HTC’s first flagship of 2017, but it’s not good enough to best tough competitors. A disappointing display and weak camera make it hard to justify the sky-high price. Read our full review.
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With dual lenses and a heap of features, Huawei’s P10 is the photographer’s phone

Huawei has two new smartphones for 2017, the P10 and the P10 Plus. There are a few differences between the two, but each takes amazing pictures you’ll be proud to show off. We’ve been putting them both to the test.
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Apple Music for Android gets a major upgrade to keep pace with iOS version

The new Apple Music for Android ships with a redesigned interface, consolidated sections, a lyrics feature, and improved performance. It's rolling out to supported devices in the coming days.
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The Alcatel Flash is the first phone with a dual rear-facing and front-facing camera

Alcatel has already launched a slew of new phones this year, including the Alcatel A3, U5, and Alcatel Plus 12. That doesn't mean the company is done for the year, however. Here's everything we know about Alcatel's phone lineup so far.
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Playback issues frustrate some Google Play Music users

Users on the Google's help forum are reporting issues with playback in Google Play Music, mostly centering around songs that randomly stop. The issue dates back to July, but was unearthed again by a Reddit post.
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Experts claim Galaxy S8's display is the most impressive they've seen in a phone

The display tech analysis company had glowing words for the screen in Samsung's latest flagship, calling it the most impressive and highest-performing of any phone it has tested.