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With fingers in pretty much every pie imaginable — search engines, phones, smart assistants, office software, even robots — Google is one of the biggest players in the tech industry, and it can be hard to keep up with everything they do. Thankfully, we keep up with it for you, whether you want reviews, in-depth analysis, or breaking news about what Google’s doing now.

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Google just announced 8 big Android updates. Here’s what’s new

It's MWC 2024, and Google has announced a load of new features coming to Android devices. Here's everything you have to look forward to!
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How to use Split Screen View on a Samsung tablet

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The best Android phones in 2024: the 14 best ones you can buy

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Reddit seals $60M deal with Google to boost AI tools, report claims

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How to stop spam texts on iPhone and Android phones

Wi-Fi Calling

What is Wi-Fi calling, and how does it work?

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How many years of updates will the OnePlus 12 get?

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How to change your Google background in Chrome

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The top 7 bestselling phones of 2023 were all … you guessed it

Schematics of Google Pixel 2 according to leaks.

The Google Pixel Fold 2 just leaked. Here’s everything that’s new

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The best Google Pixel 8 Pro cases in 2024: 20 best ones

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The best Google Pixel 8 cases in 2024: 20 best ones you can buy

Original Series
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How to save a webpage as a PDF on desktop and mobile

Need to save and share a webpage in a hurry? The best way is to create a PDF file. Here are step-by-step instructions revealing how to save a webpage as a PDF.
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How to add your ID or driver’s license to Google Wallet

Your digital Google Wallet is slowly increasing its ability to become your main wallet. Here's how to add your ID or driver's license to Google Wallet.
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If you really want to, here’s how to cheat in Words With Friends

You dirty little liar. Are you considering cheating in Words With Friends? All right, well, we'll help you.
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Google Pixel 8 Pro review: the best Pixel I’ve ever used

The Google Pixel 8 Pro is an important phone for Google. It has upgraded specs, a refined design, and a higher price. And it's worth every single penny.
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How to install the Google Play Store on an Amazon Fire tablet

Want to get the Google Play Store on your Amazon Fire tablet so you can download more apps and games? Here's a guide on how to do it!
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How to get Fortnite on your Android phone or tablet

Fortnite may not be on the Google Play Store, but it's still available through Epic. Here's how to side-load the official app and jump back in.
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Google may build Gemini AI directly into Chrome

Google is testing a new way to access its Gemini AI chatbot in the Chrome browser.
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I did a Galaxy S24 Ultra vs. Pixel 8 Pro camera test. It’s not even close

Find out what happened when we put the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra against the Google Pixel 8 Pro in this big camera comparison.
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How to reset default apps on an Android phone or tablet

Nothing is forever. If you're rethinking your decision and want to reset default apps, just follow our guide for stock Android and most Samsung phones.
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How to find downloaded files on an iPhone or Android phone

We download files to our phones all the time, but finding them can be tricky. Here's a guide on how to find downloads on your Apple, Samsung, or Android phone.
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How to unlock a phone on every carrier in 2024

Want to break your smartphone out of carrier jail? Here's a guide on how to unlock your phone so you can change carriers or use it while traveling abroad.
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Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra vs. Google Pixel 8 Pro: a tough battle

The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra is a fantastic smartphone. But is it really worth $300 more than the Google Pixel 8 Pro? It's time to figure that out.
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The best Samsung Galaxy S23 cases in 2024: our 19 favorites

The Samsung Galaxy S23 is a spectacular smartphone that can last for many years. Make sure it does with one of the best Samsung Galaxy S23 cases!
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Android 15 release date: When will my phone get the update?

Android 15 is here, at least in the form of a Developer Preview. Here's everything we know about Android 15's release date (and when it's coming to your phone).
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Google just announced Android 15. Here’s everything that’s new

It's that time once again. Google has just announced Android 15 and released the first developer preview for it. Here's everything that's new!
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How to block a number on Android phones and iPhones

No matter what type of smartphone you're using, we can help you avoid all of those pesky robo and sales calls. Here's how to block a number on any smartphone.
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I love the Google Pixel 8 Pro — except for one thing

I really like the Google Pixel 8 Pro. It's a splendid phone with great cameras, clean software, and more. But something about it is really bothering me.
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How to change Google Assistant’s voice (and language)

Tired of Google Assistant's voice? If you own a Google Home speaker, you can change your Google Assistant's default voice to something that suits your tastes.
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The best phones in 2024: our 15 favorite smartphones right now

Here are the best smartphones on the market today, from the iPhone 15 to the Galaxy S24. if you're shopping for a new phone, this roundup is for you.
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The best iPhone and Android apps for Black History Month 2024

Here are the best iPhone and Android apps for Black History Month. These apps have been developed by Black-owned businesses and cover various topics.
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AirPods for Android? Google Pixel Buds Pro are 25% off today

The Google Pixel Pro wireless earbuds, which offer active noise cancellation and a battery life of up to 11 hours on a single charge, are $50 off from Amazon.
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The secret cost of adding AI to your smartphone

Smarptphone silicon is getting loaded with on-device AI. Google is offering AI to both Android and iOS users. Which model sticks, and can we escape the AI fee?

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