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Samsung's rugged Galaxy Xcover 4 comes with Android Nougat for less than $300

Samsung announced the Galaxy Xcover 4, the latest in the company's line of rugged smartphones. The phone will be available in Europe sometime in April, though wider availability is unknown.

MWC 2017 Trends: Waterproof phones are in, wearables are out, and nostalgia is king

MWC sets the trends for the mobile world each year, and this year, we've seen five big trends emerging: waterproof phones, nostalgic tech, TV tech in phones, no wearables, and the survival of the headphone jack.

In 2016, there were three times as many mobile malware installations than 2015

It looks like mobile malware is on the rise. According to a recent report, 2016 saw a threefold increase in mobile malware installations. While advertising trojans were the most installed, mobile ransomware also made an appearance.

Security firm identifies over 100 malware-infected Android apps, but don't panic

A security firm has cited 132 apps on the Google Play Store that feature Windows-targeted malware benign to Android devices, that may have spread through a virus infecting multiple developers' computers.

6 quirky, fun Chinese phones we found at MWC 2017

We enjoy checking out some of the phones announced at MWC that don't always get the attention they deserve, and have rounded them up for you to enjoy. Some well-known brands like ZTE and Meizu join the less well-known Gionee and Ulefone…

Mymanu’s Clik earbuds instantly translate between 37 languages — even offline

The Clik, wireless earbuds from Manchester-based startup Mymanu, can translate between 37 languages offline, in real time. They launched on Kickstarter earlier this year, and are expected to enter mass production as soon as March.

Google’s Allo messenger gets GIF sharing, animated emojis in latest update

Google's Allo messenger is getting smarter. It's gaining new emoji, an easier way to access the Google Assistant, and more in a sizeable update. It will roll out first to Android users.

LG G6 vs. iPhone 7 Plus: How does the hottest new Android compare to Apple’s best?

LG has finally taken the wraps off of the highly-anticipated G6, which boasts a number of great features -- but is the new phone enough to take down Apple's flagship? We put the two phones head to head to find out.

The best phone accessories at MWC: Tiny chargers, 360-degree cams, and more

We pounded the halls of MWC in Barcelona to find the tech worth taking about. Behold our favourite mobile accessories from the show, from a wallet-sized phone charger to a programmable pixel art Bluetooth speaker.
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DT Daily MWC 2017: Top Tech awards, Snake on the Nokia 3310, and more

It's day three of Mobile World Congress, and the day Digital Trends presented its awards for the best products revealed at the show. We still found time to have some fun with the new Nokia 3310 though.

Neura AI collects data from your devices to learn your routine, keep you healthy

Neura AI, an artificial intelligence startup, feeds on data from more than 55 Internet of Things products to build a perfect profile of you. Third-party apps use that profile to make health recommendations.

OpenSignal’s Meteor app runs internet speed tests, shows how apps will perform

OpenSignal, a company that maps wireless coverage and regularly publishes reports about the carriers in the U.S., just released an app that will not only run a speed test on your internet connection, but also tell you what it means.