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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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Hands-on: Samsung's Gear S3 smartwatch is big, bold, and ready to phone home

The Gear S3 Classic goes for posh aesthetics, while the Gear S3 Frontier looks more rugged and comes with LTE support.

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5 hidden Android Nougat features you should be using

Here's a look at some of the more helpful, lesser-known features hiding out in Android 7.0.

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Android 7.0 Nougat: 6 helpful new features to try first

Don't really know where to begin with Google's latest mobile operating system? We can help.

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Hands-on with the Honor 8: An affordable flagship aimed at Millennials

Are you young, hip, and cool? If so, Honor would love the honor of being your next smartphone.

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8 things you need to know about Duo, Google's new video chat app

Google's new video chat app still feels like a beta.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 review: A pricey phablet made for power users

The Note line continues to shine with its sixth-generation installment, and it's the best it's ever been.

Hands on with the Polar M600: The ultimate fitness-centric smartwatch is just a little too big

Looking to measure your gains? This could be the perfect smartwatch for doing so if you don't mind its bulky, bro-y design.

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 will come bundled with free Vulkan-ready games

Wondering what the Vulkan API is all about on mobile? If you're getting a Note 7, you can finally experience it firsthand.

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Samsung officially announces the Galaxy Note 7 and a refreshed GearVR

The company debuted the next generation of its famous phablet lineup, but don't expect a big departure from the Galaxy S7. There's also a new GearVR headset to accompany it.

Galaxy Note 7 hands-on: Samsung's productivity phone takes baby steps forward

The Note 7 is a polished productivity machine, but sticks to a familiar formula that's always served Samsung's Note line well.


Rumor check: Everything we think we know about the Galaxy Note 7

We round up the latest rumors on Samsung's next phone-tablet hybrid device.

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Moto Z Force review: Motorola's beefier Z smartphone is better without its mods

It's too bad Motorola's better-performing flagship phone takes a back seat to the svelte Moto Z. The Z Force is worth the higher price.

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Moto Z review: Motorola proves modular smartphones are the future of mobility

Completely unadorned, Motorola's new flagship phone is a solid performer. But once you add in swappable modules, you can configure the smartphone of your dreams.

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Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus review: No longer the best budget smartphones available

Make no mistake: These two devices are Lenovo phones through and through, and the end of Motorola's budget brand as we know it.

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Pokemon Go: 8 essential comfort, safety and happiness tips

Here's what you need to know to ensure a safe, pleasurable experience while you're out catching pocket monsters.