Jason CrossExecutive Editor, Greenbot

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Jason has written professionally about technology and video games for almost 20 years. His goal in life is to figure out how complicated technology works and explain it in a way anyone can understand.

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Android 7.0 Nougat Developer Preview 5 is now available

This should be the final preview release of Android Nougat.

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Google Play Music update adds small interface tweak, prepares for bigger things

You may only notice the new play buttons on lists, but the latest code has references several upcoming features.

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Google Keyboard 5.1 adds customizable themes

A great feature from Android N comes to everyone.

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Hangouts 11 adds video messages and gets rid of merged SMS conversations

Google says merged SMS was confusing and rarely used, so it got rid of it. But at least we got the video messages that have been on iOS for a while.

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Android N name revealed: It's Nougat

After many months of simply calling it 'Android N,' Google has revealed the name of its latest sweet treat.

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Nextbit launches beta tester program for Robin owners

Own a Robin? Want to test out future software updates and don't mind if they're buggy? You're in luck.

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Google's Daydream VR initiative: What it is, what it isn't

Google's going big into VR this year with Daydream, but it's not a single device. It's a spec, it's a controller, it's a standard.

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HTC 10 review: It nails the fundamentals, but offers little innovation

HTC gets the basics right, but doesn't offer enough sizzle to justify the $699 price.

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Hands-on with the HTC 10: A focused, gimmick-free premium phone

HTC's reinvented high-end phone doesn't break new ground, but gets the fundamentals right.

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Project Fi drops invite system, offers limited-time deal on Nexus 5X

If you're curious about Google's on MVNO, now might be the perfect time to give it a shot.

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Project Tango can be your virtual museum tour guide, and much more

We toured a museum with a Project Tango tablet as our augmented reality guide.

LG's G5 vs. Samsung's Galaxy S7: A tale of two press conferences

LG and Samsung announced their flagship phones on the same day. Which company did a better job of it?

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A closer look at Samsung's Gear 360 camera

360-degree video is going to be all the rage this year, so of course Samsung's got a product to create it.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. LG G5: Which flagship phone makes a better first impression?

Two of the year's hottest phones were only just announced. It's too early to pick a winner, but we're going to do it anyway.

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Samsung focuses on gamers with new Galaxy S7 features

Record gameplay, snooze notifications, and save battery with built-in gaming functions. Oh, and Samsung says it's the first to ship with Vulkan support, too.