Florence IonStaff Writer, Greenbot

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Florence is a technology journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She covers Android smartphones and tablets and its various forks. She's also written about a variety of other tech-related things for Ars Technica, Maximum PC, Mac|Life, PCGamer, PCWorld, and Nintendo Power.

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Pushbullet's CEO explains why the app is shifting towards a paid model

Paying for features that were once free is a bummer, but Pushbullet's Ryan Oldenburg explains why he had to start charging.

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LG explains that display issues killed the Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE

The company blames the watch's botched release on components that "could potentially impact" use of the device.

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10 awesome gift ideas for Android users

Not sure what to get your Android lovin' pals for the holidays this year? We can help.

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Android Influencer: Joaquim Verges on making the official Twitter app better for Android

Twitter's newest Android engineer discusses his adventurous journey as an Android developer.

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OnePlus X review: An inexpensive phone that doesn't feel cheap

The OnePlus X is a surprisingly good device for $250, but it’s missing some essential features.

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6 months with the Galaxy S6 Edge

How does Samsung's flagship phone hold up over time? Here's what it's been like living with it every day.

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Android Influencer: Tim Schofield's YouTube channel is all about simplifying Android

He's known as QBKIng77 on YouTube and he's helped make even the hardest of Android tasks easy enough for anyone to attempt.

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BlackBerry Priv review: If you simply must have a physical keyboard

BlackBerry’s first stab at an Android phone is a pretty decent attempt. But will it be enough to save the company?

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Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P: Which one should you buy?

It's the toughest dilemma Android fans have faced in ages, but we can help you choose one of Google's great new Nexus phones.

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When two become one: Google to fold Chrome OS into Android

The two operating systems will no longer exist as separate entities.


Android Influencers: Nextbit’s head honchos hope to revive some of that old school Android spirit

We caught up with Tom Moss, Scott Croyle, and Mike Chan to find out how Nextbit hopes to inspire the rest of the industry.

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OnePlus announces the OnePlus X, a smaller phone with older specs

OnePlus also hopes to show its design prowess with this new phone by introducing a new black glass and metal aesthetic.

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HTC One A9 review: A stylish iPhone clone that isn't worth its premium price

HTC would have a hit on its hands if it weren't so optimistic about how much you'd be willing to pay for this small, mid-range phone.

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Nexus 6P review: This is the way Android phones should be

Look out Samsung and LG. The best premium Android phone on the market is Google's own.

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Hands-on with the HTC One A9: An Android in iPhone clothing

Make no mistake: this is an Android phone, through and through. Down to its unnecessary interface overhaul and a misplaced fingerprint reader.