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Samsung's Marshmallow beta in South Korea gives users a welcome chance to weigh in

The beta program offers Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge users on South Korea’s KT and LG U+ networks an early chance to experience Samsung’s flavor of Marshmallow and provide feedback.

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Google Play's holiday sale slashes prices on games and apps, offers three months of music streaming for $1

The sales include 75 percent off a movie rental, half off an album purchase, and deep discounts on several popular games and apps for Android.

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The 10 best paid Android games of 2015

Forget freemium: pay once to enjoy each of these excellent games from the past year.


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Follow Santa's hijinks in Google's latest interactive Spotlight Story

The short animated film is available on YouTube, and you can watch it with Cardboard.


Google testing new password-free login method

Google is one step closer to its goal of killing off our reliance on passwords, by letting you sign in with just your phone.

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How to liven up Christmas with Google's Chromecast

The holidays are stressful enough. Use your Chromecast to bring a little Christmas cheer.


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Microsoft disables Cortana for Android voice feature after user complaints

"Hey Cortana" voice-activation technology interfered with Android's voice search.

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Razer brings its Cortex gaming catalogue to Razer Forge TV

Just in time for the holiday gaming season, classics like Sonic the Hedgehog and a new crop of indie games will give you plenty to stay busy.

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OnePlus's OxygenOS update includes dual SIM bug fixes and a little holiday cheer

The last significant software update for the year for OxygenOS is rolling out now.

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Report: Facebook, YouTube and Apple Music are the most popular apps of 2015

According to Nielsen, Facebook and Google rule the mobile world, and Apple Music is more popular than we thought.

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Google Play Services 8.4 gives developers more detailed sharing features, game optimization tools

This new churn prediction method gives developers more information about when people are ditching out on their gaming session.

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Survive your trip to grandma's house with your Android phone and these apps

Stave off the boring conversation, questionable food, and terrible Christmas movies with this assortment of Android apps and gear.


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Play the holiday season away with these festive Android games

Grab these new and updated games while they're decked out with seasonal spirit.


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5 Chrome for Android features you want to know about

Add Chrome tabs to the "overview" screen, search the web for images, instantly share snippets of text, search Google without leaving the current page, and more.

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Five to Try: Scribblenauts Unlimited offers open-ended fun, and Habitica gamifies your to-do list

One last look at the latest Android apps and games before 2016 rolls around.