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Your next iPhone could come in a paper bag instead of plastic

According to a leaked memo, Apple will eliminate plastic bags in favor of paper in all its stores.
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BlackBerry wants Priv owners to test the Marshmallow update before its release

BlackBerry wants Priv owners to beta test the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update ahead of its May 2016 release.
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HTC 10 Mini rumors and new leaks

HTC might be readying a mini version of its HTC 10 flagship for a September release.
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Amazon Prime without a yearly commitment is now a reality if you’re a Sprint customer

Sprint teams up with Amazon to offer Amazon Prime on a monthly basis without an annual commitment.
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Report: AT&T wants to build its own smartphone using a forked version of Android

According to a report, AT&T might be developing its own smartphone that would be made by ZTE and feature a forked version of Android developed by Cynaogen.
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Samsung phones on Android Lollipop finally get popular ad-blocking feature

Samsung's ad-blocking Android browser app now works on Samsung phones that run Android 5.0 Lollipop and higher. In addition, the app now offers encryption.
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Snapchat aims to be the all-in-one messaging platform of choice with Chat 2.0

Chat 2.0 comes to Snapchat, which brings seamless integration of video, audio, GIFs, stickers, and texting to the platform.
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Oracle just tripled down on its asking price for Google to use Java in Android

The six-year-long battle between Oracle and Google might finally get settled in court this May, but Oracle has increased its damages amount to $9.3 billion.
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The iPhone SE is an early hit, as pre-orders hit 3.4 million in China

Pre-orders for the iPhone SE is going well in China, but many vendors don't think it will be successful.
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This mystery 4.3-inch phone could be Xiaomi’s answer to the iPhone SE

Xiaomi could be readying a 4.3-inch phone for a summer release to compete with the iPhone SE.
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Mophie’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge juice pack cases have built-in wireless charging

Mophie introduced new juice pack cases for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge with first-time wireless charging that will work on virtually any wireless charger.
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Samsung wants to act more like a startup, rather than the monstrosity that it is

In an effort to transform the corporate culture, Samsung will adopt a startup company approach to promote better communications and more innovation.
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LG's 360 Cam and 360 VR headset are available for pre-order at $200 each

LG introduced the 360 Cam and 360 VR at Mobile World Congress. Both devices will be priced at $200 each, and are available for pre-order on B&H.
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The Galaxy S7 comes out unscathed after spending 45 minutes in a washing machine

The Galaxy S7 can handle being immersed in five feet of water for 30 minutes, but it can also handle a 45-minutes cycle in a washing machine.
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The Galaxy S7 did what the S6 couldn’t do, dethrone the S5 as the best smartphone

Consumer Reports reviewed the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and found them to be the best smartphones the publication has ever reviewed.
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A two-year-old security flaw could give hijackers root access to your Android phone

A security flaw discovered two years ago in the Linus kernel could give hackers root access to Android devices.
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Apple’s commitment to improving our health isn’t just lip service

Apple introduced CareKit and updated its progress on ResearchKit during its "Loop You In" event.
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Unlimited data will likely die a slow death at T-Mobile, but that’s not a bad thing

According to T-Mobile CFO Braxton Carter, the Un-carrier will likely 'pivot away' from unlimited data thanks to the success of Binge On and Music Unlimited.
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The Galaxy S7 Edge has the top-ranked smartphone camera

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has dethroned the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and Sony Xperia Z5 to be the most highly ranked smartphone camera in the world.
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Michael Kors jumps on smartwatch bandwagon with new Access collection

Michael Kors will finally offer a smartwatch. Based on Android Wear, Michael Kors Access caters to both women and men with glamorous and sporty looks.
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New AceDeceiver iOS malware could fuel a new generation of iPhone and iPad exploits

AceDeceiver is the first iOS malware that exploits Apple's DRM mechanism using the FairPlay Man-In-The-Middle (MITM) technique to infect iPhones and iPads.
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This man suffered a serious heart attack, and his Apple Watch saved his life

Dennis Anselmo from Alberta, Canada thought had flu-like symptoms, but his Apple Watch showed an abnormal pulse. Turned out he was having a heart attack.
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This 9,000mAh portable battery bank can recharge itself in only 18 minutes

Portable power banks can take forever to recharge, but not the iTron. This 9,000mAh battery can recharge from zero to 100 percent in only 18 minutes.
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LG unveils two more K series phones — the K5 and K8 are mid-range with solid designs

LG has hinted that three more K series phones would be announced, and the company has already announced two of them.
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Verizon makes it easier than ever to trade up to a new Galaxy phone every year.

The Verizon Wireless Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Annual Upgrade Program allows you to get a new smartphone every year.
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Amazon wants you to smile for the camera every time you make a purchase

Amazon's latest patent means that you might not have to type in a password the next time you make a purchase. Just smile for the camera and take a selfie.
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15 awesome Android 6.0 Marshmallow tips to try out

There's more to your phone than the silence function. Get the most from Android 6.0 with these Marshmallow tips showcasing the best shortcuts and features.
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How to install the Android N developer preview on your Nexus

Google's Android Beta Program makes it easy for Nexus owners to test the Android N Developer Preview. Here's how to enroll, or unenroll, if desired.
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Future version of the Apple Watch could save your life during an emergency

A recent patent suggests the Apple Watch might use its sensors to monitor an accident or medical emergency and contact urgent care if needed.
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Samsung Pay not on the Verizon Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, but you can download it

You won't find Samsung Pay pre-installed on the Verizon Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge, but you can download the app from the Google Play or Galaxy Apps.
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The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are fast, but Exynos versions have major performance issues

The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are fast phones, but not all models will perform as fast.
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Now researchers can fool fingerprint scanners with an ordinary inkjet printer

Researchers at Michigan State University demonstrated how you can spoof a smartphone's fingerprint sensor using a simple inkjet printer.
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Boost Mobile offers up to 50 percent off if you ditch AT&T, T-Mobile, or Verizon

Boost Mobile offers up to 50 percent in savings if you switch from AT&T, T-Mobile, or Verizon.
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Look out, Apple Pay – Android Pay and Samsung Pay are growing at a faster rate

Apple Pay might have more users, but Android Pay and Samsung Pay are growing at a faster rate.