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Google launches Gmail Go, its latest lightweight app aimed at low-power phones

Google has quietly launched Gmail Go, a lightweight version of Gmail aimed at phones with little storage and less processing power. The app is available from Google Play, but it doesn't appear to be available to everyone.
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Could Samsung's foldable Galaxy X have a completely bezel-less design?

Samsung has been showcasing bendable display technology for a few years now and a folding smartphone might finally become a reality. The Galaxy X may be the company's first example, and here's everything we know about it.
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Millions of Android users are at risk from ‘drive-by’ cryptomining

According to security firm Malwarebytes, millions of Android devices could be secretly mining cryptocurrency and it could be wrecking your phone. Make sure you're not infected and find out how to fix it.
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Google expands Project Fi roaming features to 170 countries

Google's Project Fi already offered the same data rate and unlimited texting for travelers in 135 countries, but now Google is expanding that to a hefty 170. Project Fi will also now find travel information from Gmail.
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HTC’s smartphone president resigns, citing personal career plan

Amidst financial losses for the division as well as a large sell-off to Google, HTC's smartphone president has resigned, citing his personal career plan as the reason he's abandoning the beleaguered Taiwanese company.
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Samsung has unexpectedly halted the rollout of the Oreo update to S8 devices

We've reached out to every major Android hardware manufacturer and asked them when they will update their devices to the latest version of Google's mobile operating system, Android 8.0 Oreo.
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ZTE and Huawei respond to intelligence agency warnings over security risks

During the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, gathered officials from top U.S. intelligence agencies commented on potential cybersecurity threats from Chinese companies including Huawei and ZTE.
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What is Android? All your questions about the operating system answered

Despite being on more than 2 billion phones, it's still possible to be unsure about parts of Android. What is stock Android, what's Oreo, and should you know about Android Go? We've got your answers.
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Sleep Cycle app for Android will soon allow users to track sleep using sound

Android users who rely on the Sleep Cycle app to track sleep patterns will soon no longer have to keep their devices in bed with them in order to use the app. The new update will allow it to track sleep using sound instead.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 benchmark results show insanely speedy performance

Qualcomm has finally taken the wraps off of the highly anticipated Snapdragon 845 processor, which will power a new generation of flagship phones. Samsung and Qualcomm have teamed up to manufacture the chip.
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Google jumps on the ‘Stories’ bandwagon with search-focused AMP Stories

Stories have shown up in Snapchat, Instagram, and Facebook, but now Google is taking the format and making it its own through AMP Stories. According to Google, the search-based feature is rolling out now.
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Huawei responds to dispute over dubious Mate 10 Pro reviews on Best Buy website

The Huawei Mate 10 Pro will soon go on sale in the U.S. through several online retailers, but don't believe the reviews on Best Buy's website, as they are the result of some dubious marketing tactics employed by Huawei.