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Florence is a technology journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She primarily covers Android and its various forks. She's written about a variety of other tech-related things for Ars Technica, Maximum PC, Mac|Life, PCGamer, PCWorld, and Nintendo Power. She loves yoga and traveling, collects cameras and Russian dolls, and considers herself an amateur photographer and crafter.

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Google makes a strategic move, crowns Sundar Pichai as head of product at Google

The move adds credence to Android's new motto: "Be together. Not the same."

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Sony Xperia Z3v review: Verizon gets the exclusive on this Xperia Z2 do-over

It's got powerful internals, a 20-megapixel camera, and a version of Android that isn't annoying to look at—hopefully a stint at Verizon will help it reach more users.

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18 essential tips and tricks for getting started with your Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Your new phablet device comes chock full of neat features. Here's some of our favorites.

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Why Google made such a big-ass phone with the Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 is the right size, the right price, and the right move for the Android platform.

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Android Influencer: Motorola Senior Vice President Steve Horowitz

The man behind both Android and the Moto X's always-on listening abilities chats about his life as an Android user.

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Google Play Games' new nearby multiplayer capabilities make it easier to play with pals

The new Google Play Games lets players challenge one another if they're in the same room.

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The 9 best features of Google's new Nexus 9 tablet

Don't feel blindsided—Google surprised us all with its new Nexus devices, but its tablet is chock full of powerful, next-gen features.

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The 6 best features of Google’s new Nexus 6

Here's a quick rundown of what's so great about Google's giant new Nexus smartphone.

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Galaxy Note 4 review: Samsung finally listens to its fans, and it pays off

With the Note 4, it feels like Samsung took every little comment stuffed into its cobweb-covered suggestion box and actually listened to what its users want.

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HTC says it isn't becoming a camera company, but 'companion devices' are key to its mobile future

In a one-on-one Greenbot interview, HTC's VP of Product Planning tells us "50 percent smartphones and 50 percent other connected devices" might be in the roadmap.

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Sony’s PS4 game streaming Xperia Z3v lands on Verizon Oct. 23 for $199 on contract

The company finally announces a flagship for a carrier other than T-Mobile.

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Android Influencer: Christophe Daligault on FireChat and the 'new Internet'

The brains behind FireChat talks about how hard he's trying "not to f*** this up."

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Hands-on with the HTC RE camera and Desire Eye phone

These aren't Android devices—they're camera devices.

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Cyanogen made the right move turning down Google's alleged acquisition

Analysts weigh in on the hype surrounding The Information's report that Cyanogen will continue to go solo.

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SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive review: Affordable Android and computer storage in one

Don't store your movies on your phone or tablet—store them on this instead.

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