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Android at Google I/O 2021: Everything new

After a few months of Developer Previews, the Android 12 Beta program is here. Here's everything new in Android 12 that Google announced at Google I/O 2021.
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Google Maps is getting improved Live View navigation, more detailed map data

Google has announced a series of updates to Maps at Google I/O 2021, including a better Live View and a more detailed map in 50 more cities.
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We can all explore Zimbabwe on Google Maps Street View, thanks to one person

Google Maps' Street View offers detailed views of some of the most beautiful landscapes in Zimbabwe -- and it's all thanks to one man.
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Android 11 update: Here’s when your phone is getting new software

Google has launched Android 11, and some phones have already received the update. More are part of an Android 11 beta. Here's where to find it.
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Google Pixel 6 leak shows a radically different design and a third camera

The Google Pixel 6 may mark an all-new design for the Pixel series. Leaker Jon Prosser has published renders of what he claims are the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro.
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7 things you didn’t know your Pixel phone could do

The Google Pixel series of phones have long offered an excellent software experience. Here are seven things you didn't know your Pixel phone could do.
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Future Motorola phones could wirelessly charge from up to 30 feet away

Motorola and GuRu have announced a new partnership that could see future Motorola phones leverage GuRu's truly wireless charging technology.
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This is how many iPhone apps Apple rejected in 2020

Apple maintains tight control over the App Store, in an effort to keep users safe. In fact, the company rejected a hefty 1 million apps in 2020.
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Apple iPad Pro (2018) vs iPad Pro (2020)

The older iPad Pro (2020) and iPad Pro (2018) can be had for a low price. We compare them head to head to see which one offers the most value for your budget.
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Apple AirTag review: The best tracker that can leverage billions of smart devices

Apple AirTags are finally here. AirTags leverage Apple's massive ecosystem of products, and easily help you keep track of items like your keys.
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Apple may be working on a foldable iPhone, and it could kill the iPad Mini

According to an investment note from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple is prepping a foldable iPhone for release in 2023. The phone is still in development.
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The new purple iPhone 12 looks awesome in person

Apple announced a purple color for the iPhone 12 at its spring event, and frankly, it looks great. The color is available on the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Mini.
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New Amazon Fire HD 10 brings improved performance to the big-screen tablet

Amazon has updated the Fire HD 10 with three new models: The Amazon Fire HD 10, Fire HD 10 Plus, and Fire HD 10 Kids. The new tablets improve on performance.
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Apple finally releases iOS 14.5 with new privacy features and Find My app update

Apple has finally launched iOS 14.5, bringing with it a series of small tweaks, as well as improvements to how iOS handles privacy.
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7 things you didn’t know your Motorola phone could do

Motorola phones offer stripped-back software, but still have a few tricks up their sleeves. Here are seven things you didn't know your Motorola phone could do.
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Apple needs to seriously improve iPadOS to match the M1 iPad Pro’s performance

Apple has added the M1 chip to the iPad Pro, making it more powerful than ever. There's only one problem -- iPadOS can't really take advantage of that power.
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Here’s why I probably won’t upgrade to Apple’s new iPad Pro

Apple has finally taken the wraps off of the 2021 iPad Pro, a device that has been rumored for some time. But as an iPad Pro lover, I'm not sure I'll upgrade.
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Apple’s new iPad Pros boast MacBook-level M1 chip, XDR display, and 5G

Apple has taken the wraps off of the new iPad Pro, which offers a similar design to previous-generation models, but adds Apple's M1 chip and more.
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The iPhone 12 now comes in a purple color that’s perfect for spring

Apple has launched a new color option for the iPhone 12. The new purple iPhone color will be available for pre-order starting Friday, April 23.
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Verizon 5G home internet service: Coverage, speeds, and plans

Verizon is using its 5G network for a 5G home internet service. From plans, to coverage, to prices, here's what you need to know about Verizon 5G home internet.
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7 things you didn’t know your Apple Watch could do

The Apple Watch is a versatile device -- and you probably don't know everything about it. Here are seven things you didn't know your Apple Watch could do.
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AT&T has fastest 5G networks, but T-Mobile has the best coverage, report says

According to a new report from RootMetrics, AT&T has the fastest 5G networks right now -- however, T-Mobile has the largest network.
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The Sony Xperia 1 III has a 4K display and a variable telephoto camera

Sony has announced the new Xperia 1 III and the Xperia 5 III, both of which have Sony's new variable telephoto camera. The Xperia 1 III also has a 4K display.
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TCL 20 series expands with new 20 Pro 5G, 20L+, and 20L

TCL has announced three new phones in the TCL 20 series -- the TCL 20 Pro, 20L, and 20L+. The phones span price ranges and have varying features.
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Is the Pixel 5a canceled? Google says it’s coming ‘later this year’

Google has issued a statement suggesting that the Pixel 5a 5G has not been canceled after all, despite a leak suggesting the opposite earlier today.
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This could be our first look at the Google Pixel Watch

The Google Pixel Watch has been rumored for years now, but we could be inching closer to a release, at least if newly leaked images are anything to go by.
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8 things you didn’t know your OnePlus phone could do

OnePlus phones typically offer a relatively stripped-back software experience, but that doesn't mean they don't have a few tricks up their sleeve.
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T-Mobile 5G home internet: Coverage, speeds, and plans

T-Mobile may be focusing on its mobile 5G network, but there's also a T-Mobile 5G home internet service. From pricing to coverage, here's what you need to know.
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5G home internet: Carriers, coverage, and plans

5G often refers to mobile 5G, or the replacement to 4G and the connection that you'll get on your phone. But there are also 5G home internet services.
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T-Mobile’s 5G home internet service is now finally official

T-Mobile has officially launched its 5G home internet service, which is available to a hefty 30 million households, including 10 million rural ones.
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Samsung bets big on the Galaxy A in the U.S. with 5 phones, starting at $110

Samsung is betting big on the midrange A series in the U.S. The company has launched a hefty five new devices, ranging from the A02s to the higher-end A52 5G.
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Your iPhone is about to get a whole lot better at protecting you from app tracking

Apple's iOS 14.5 will make your iPhone a whole lot better at protecting you from app tracking. That's through the new App Tracking Transparency tool.
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10 things you didn’t know your iPad could do

The iPad is getting more productive, meaning that there are dozens of tricks that you can learn. Here are 10 things you didn't know your iPad could do.
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Here are 7 of the best DeX features on your Samsung phone

Samsung DeX is a great way to get a desktop experience from your phone, and the system is actually pretty versatile. Here are some of the best DeX features.