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How to restore deleted text messages on Android

It's all too easy to accidentally delete a message you weren't intending to delete. Here are a number of ways to restore deleted text messages in Android.
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The first Android 14 beta just landed — here’s everything that’s new

The public beta of Android 14 is here. It makes the back gesture more visibly conspicuous, adds a screenshot detection tool, and eyes large screen devices.
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What is Bixby? How to use Samsung’s AI assistant

Samsung Bixby is a powerful tool packed into all modern Galaxy smartphones. Here's how to get the most out of Samsung's digital assistant.
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Google TV adds even more free TV to its live guide

Google TV has added Tubi, Plex, and Haystack News listings to its live guide, joining Pluto as part of the built-in free offerings.
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Where to find Jaegar’s family basement in Fortnite

Attack on Titan has come to Fortnite, and if you want to get the new Eren Jaegar skin, you'll need to complete the quest to find his family's basement.
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Google is getting ready to kill your Fitbit account

Google's acquisition of Fitbit continues to be more noticeable all the time. Now, Google is coming for your Fitbit account.
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Honor Magic 5 Pro review: a touch away from greatness

The Honor Magic 5 Pro is a stellar smartphone on paper. It packs a flagship processor, big battery, and 50MP cameras. But is it all worth it?
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Google stops updating third-party smart displays

Smart displays from LG, JBL, and Lenovo running Google Assistant will no longer see updates, as Google pivots to focus efforts on AI.
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The future of Matter in 2023

Matter has big plans for the rest of 2023, but with no timetable for releases and Belkin stepping away, what can we realistically expect over the next months?
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Playing games in your browser is about to get a lot better

Google's brand-new API might make AAA gaming possible right in the browser one day. Here's what we know about it.
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How to place chicken crossing signs in Fortnite

You can place these signs at two places on the map to help out your chicken pals.
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How one of the year’s best Android phones made me a better photographer

The Xiaomi 13 Pro is a fantastic all-around smartphone. But there's one camera feature that has me absolutely hooked.
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How to find your phone number on iPhone or Android

Ever forget your own mobile phone number? We walk you through the steps of finding your phone number on an iPhone and an Android smartphone.
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How to unlock a phone on every carrier in 2023

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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The smart home market might see big changes in 2023

With Apple making big moves in the smart home marketplace, it’s poised to put up a real fight for Amazon and Google.
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Bing’s AI chatbot is now on your Android phone’s keyboard — here’s how to get it

Bing Chat has been integrated into a popular Android keyboard, giving users the ability to use the ChatGPT rival in just a few seconds.
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Moto G Power 5G adds a flagship feature to a budget phone

Motorola's Moto G Power range has long been known for its long battery life, but now Motorola is introducing a new feature — and it comes from flagship phones.
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The Google Pixel Tablet just took a big step closer to release

A new piece of information suggests that the Pixel Tablet is finally launching sooner rather than later.
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Google Earth updates cool Timelapse feature with new imagery

Google Earth has updated its Timelapse feature with new imagery from 2021 and 2022, so you can now watch changes to the landscape unfold across four decades.
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How to stop spam calls on iPhone and Android phones

Getting annoyed by telemarketers and other spam calls on your mobile phone? Here's how to put a stop to that.

How to transfer files from Android to your PC

Knowing how to transfer files from your Android device to a Windows PC, MacBook, or Chromebook can save you a lot of hassle. Here's how to do it.
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Here’s our very first look at the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Plus

The first renders of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Plus have landed. Here's your first look at what's changed (and what's stayed the same).
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This app is like ChatGPT for your email, and it changed my life

Shortwave is an excellent email client with some unique tricks, but in the age of AI, its email summarization feature is a true game-changer.
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Ranking all 19 versions of Android, from worst to best

Which is the best, or most important version of Google's Android software, and which is the worst? We rank them from 1.0 onwards to answer the question.
Google and ADT collaboration.

Google partners with ADT to launch new smart home security system

Google and ADT have launched a DIY smart security plan that lets you piece together your perfect system and is available at a variety of price points.
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How to stop spam texts on iPhone and Android phones

Are you overwhelmed by text messaging spam? Here's how to deal with spam texts on both iPhone and Android.
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Meet the PHANTOM V Fold, TECNO’s Innovative Flagship Foldable Phone

At MWC 2023, TECNO just revealed their first foldable phone, the Phantom V Fold. We take a look at its innovative screen design, cameras, and inner tech.
An Apple Watch, Galaxy Watch 5, and Garmin Forerunner 265 lying on a desk next to each other.

Tired of Google ruining your Fitbit? Look at these 5 alternatives

Google's handling of Fitbit has been ... rocky, to say the least. Looking for a better alternative? Here are a few of our favorites.
The Google Pixel Watch and the Xiaomi Watch S1 Pro.

This smartwatch proves just how bad the Pixel Watch’s software really is

Xiaomi has used its own, new software for the Watch S1 Pro, and it turns out Google could learn plenty from it. In several ways, it's better than Wear OS.
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Does the Samsung Galaxy A54 have wireless charging?

The Samsung Galaxy A54 is looking like one of the year's best midrange smartphones. But does it have wireless charging? We have all the answers here.
The back of the white Galaxy A54.

Samsung Galaxy A54 vs. Galaxy S23: should you spend $450 or $800?

The Samsung Galaxy A54 looks like an excellent smartphone for $450. It's offering a lot for the price tag, but is it enough to pick it over the Galaxy S23?
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Google Bard avoids the critical flaws of Bing Chat

Google Bard is finally in the hands of the public, and its focused responses help it avoid the critical errors Bing Chat launched with.
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Why you should be using Google Home Routines

Wondering if setting up Google Home Routines is worth the trouble? It is! Here's what they can do for you and how to get started.
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Onyx Boox Tab Ultra review: an Android tablet unlike any other

The Boox Tab Ultra is an e-ink tablet that runs Android. It's unlike anything else on the market, and while it is expensive, it's also a delight to use.