You may soon be able to skip the grocery checkout line at Kroger

Ideal for anyone that likes to save time when visiting the grocery store, more Kroger customers will soon be able to scan items with their smartphone and skip long checkout lines via mobile checkout.

Honor View 10 and Honor 7X to be sold across Latin America starting in 2018

Latin America is getting a little love from smartphone manufacturer Honor in 2018. The manufacturer announced it will begin selling its Honor View 10 and Honor 7X smartphones throughout Latin America starting next year.

Will we ever have unbreakable smartphone glass? We asked an expert

Cracked and broken smartphone screens are common, but cover glass is getting tougher all the time. We spoke to Corning, makers of Gorilla Glass, about what’s coming for smartphone glass.
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Like a bullet to a gun, scientists can match a photo to the phone that took it

Researchers at the University at Buffalo in New York have developed a security system that analyzes the unique flaws that exist in every single phone camera sensor. It could lead to a new way to enhance security and fight cybercrime.

Bigger is better: Phablets are poised to overtake regular-sized phones by 2019

According to a new report from IDC, the phablet-sized smartphone is set to finally overtake the so-called "regular-sized" smartphone by 2019. It makes sense -- phones like the iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 have only gotten more…

These ‘Substitute Phones’ are fabricated for fidgety phone fingers

Ever want to play with your smartphone, but not have to deal with all the push notifications, text messages, and other distractions? Well, the Substitute Phone might be just what you need.

Can facial recognition really replace fingerprints? We asked the experts

With Apple’s Face ID as a headline feature in the iPhone X, facial recognition may be poised to take over from fingerprints. We look at how secure facial authentication is and what advantages it offers.

The Supreme Court could soon change the course of how location data is used

On November 29, the Supreme Court will hear arguments that would require prosecutors to obtain a warrant before accessing mobile phone tower records showing an individual's location data. 

Google hit a screen snag, but the Pixel 2 XL still tops the Android heap

Google's Pixel 2 XL has suffered quite a bit of negative press because of issues with its screen. We're not denying there aren't some problems with the POLED panel, but it has been blown way out of proportion.
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The Asus ZenFone V is an impressive midrange smartphone exclusive to Verizon

The Asus ZenFone V is a Verizon exclusive that's worthy of your attention. It's got great cameras for the price, and a beautiful display to match. Here's everything you need to know.
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Sphero Mini is this holiday season’s impulse buy

Sphero Mini, a light-up motorized ball that pairs to a smartphone via Bluetooth, is a bundle of fun. The companion Mini app is chock-full of games and activities that'll keep you entertained for hours.

U.S. Cellular is offering LG's affordable X Venture smartphone for $300

LG's X Venture, a midrange budget smartphone with a rugged body, fast-charging battery, and an "outdoor essentials" app, is now available to U.S. Cellular customers after initially being an AT&T exclusive.