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10 ways you show someone you care (with your smartphone)

Forget candy and flowers. Letting someone use your portable battery pack to charge their phone, when your phone is also running low, is true love.

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HTC One M10 camera may use the same 12MP Sony sensor as the Nexus 6P

A great camera is key for any flagship to be a hit, and it appears HTC may borrow a page out of Google's latest playbook.

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Chrome 49 for Android beta can now chat with smart devices around you

Google's Eddystone Bluetooth beacons can now share URLs directly with Android devices, expanding the physical web.

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Acer will preload Microsoft's apps on its Android phones

That's a nice looking Microsoft Android phone you've got there.

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Honor Band Z1 review: A simple, basic, affordable smartwatch

If you're looking for Android Wear, it isn't here. The Z1 offers basic fitness tracking and notifications on your wrist for only $80.

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Google Play Store can now use your Gmail itineraries for app recommendations

If this creeps you out it can be turned off, but it may be a nice way to discover some new apps to ease your travel woes.

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Google Maps improves navigation signage, links photos to reviews, and adds other new tricks

The version 9.20 update also lets you add a place to your timeline and toggle turn-by-turn directions during phone calls.

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Rumor check: Everything we think we know about the Samsung Galaxy S7

Don't trust everything you read. We rounded up the most probable rumors on the Galaxy S7 to prep you for February 21.

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Audible app integrates with Android Auto for easier listening while on the road

The latest update also brings adjustable playback speed and improved access to your wish list and previous purchases.

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Google reinstates Adblock Fast to the Play Store

If you want to block ads without rooting your phone, you can now pair up Adblock Fast with Samsung's browser.

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1Password for Android update adds fingerprint unlock, new Material Design aesthetic

The app now offers beta support for team accounts and improves the performance of syncing up your data over Wi-Fi.

How To Clean Your Android Phone

Dirt and grime are no match for your cleaning skills.

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8 ways to tame your data-hogging Android phone

Keep wireless overage charges at bay by mastering Android's robust cellular data tools and tweaking data-hogging streaming apps.

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Doze Mode and App Permissions are also headed to Android Wear with Marshmallow update

Motorola revealed these and other details in an announcement about the newest software for the second-generation Moto 360.

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Hangouts targets improved call quality and speed with peer-to-peer connections

The change could alleviate some of the long-standing criticism of sluggishness and poor call quality with Google's communications platform.

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Moto 360 Sport review: Only runners need apply

Motorola’s fitness-focused smartwatch gives up style and customization for run tracking. It’s not a great tradeoff.