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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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Google beefs Linux up kernel defenses in Android

The future versions of Android will be more resilient to exploits thanks to developers' efforts to integrate the latest Linux kernel defenses into the operating system.a

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YouTube Gaming update packs in landscape mode, new chat layout, and other improvements

A few features are getting polished, such as subscribing to new channels and changing which part of the world you want to see videos from.

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How to stay connected while traveling with cheap and easy mobile access

You don’t have to leave your phone in airplane mode throughout your trip anymore, as there are plenty of ways to get online and make calls.

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Nextbit Robin goes bold and bright with new ember color variant

Available in limited quantities, the phone comes in at $299, which matches a recent price cut to the two other models.

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Report: Motorola can't commit to the monthly security update cycle

The company will instead bundle the security updates into fewer releases, citing Android's monthly schedule as 'difficult.'

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Google Play Family Library launches, enabling shared apps, games, movies, and more

Much like the Play Music family plan, up to six different people can access the same batch of purchased content.

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Nintendo's hotly anticipated Pokémon Go Plus wearable delayed until September

Nintendo says the Pokémon Go Plus wearable won't hit its original July release time frame.

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How to take control of your Android notifications

It’s time to rein in how often your phone pesters you.

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New Pokémon Go maps show you where to catch 'em all

Where can I find Pikachu? More than one Pokémon Go map promises to help you find rare Pokémon—and they need your help. Here's our list of the best Pokémon Go maps, now updated with the latest maps.

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The best Pokémon Go map grabs data directly from the Pokémon Go servers

Pokévision may be the best Pokémon Go map, as it apparently taps the Niantic API itself to provide a real-time feed of what Pokémon are spawning in Pokémon Go, and exactly where.

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Blackberry announces DETK50, a secure $299 Android phone

The company says it's 'the world's most secure Android phone,' but is that enough to spur sales?

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T-Mobile bulks up Binge On with ABC, Fox Now, Apple Music, and more

The latest additions will please those who regularly use the streaming service, though Binge On isn’t without a legion of critics.

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The Google Phone app now zaps spam callers on Nexus and Android One phones

Suspicious calls will be flagged with a large, red warning and the dialer will empower you to report such miscreant numbers to Google.

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A cleaner, simpler Google Maps focuses on 'actionable info'

The new Google Maps revamp is all about "actionable information," according to Google.