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How to backup images in device folders to Google Photos

Take control of whether or not to save your screenshots, Instagram photos, or other groups of images.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and wire-free Gear IconX earphones on sale in U.S.

We loved the Note 7 phablet, and now it's onsale at Best Buy, among other retailers, for $349 on contract. And those IconX wireless earphones? A cool $200.

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12 things your smartphone has replaced

What’s a payphone?

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Google Now features are making their way into Chrome for Android

The dev channel's new tab page includes recommended articles and recent bookmarks laid out in the familiar stream of cards.

Hands-on with the Honor 8

The smartphone meant for Millennials packs quite a few features in a $399 package.

Samsung Galaxy Note7 iris scanner review

CIO.com's Al Sacco goes hands on with the Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphone and its new biometric iris scanner.

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Hands-on with the Honor 8: An affordable flagship aimed at Millennials

Are you young, hip, and cool? If so, Honor would love the honor of being your next smartphone.

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Report: New Nokia smartphones and tablets are coming in late 2016

The reboot comes from HMD, a Finnish company composed of ex-Nokia and Microsoft employees.

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New USB-C certification program to guide consumers away from faulty chargers

Soon you'll see labels that tell you the wattage and ensure you that the charger meets industry standards so it won't fry your smartphone.

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Android Influencers: On Moto Z's modular future and the maker community

We speak with Nicklas Jonsson from Lenovo and Claire Doyle of element14 about their future plans for Moto's modular phone.

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8 things you need to know about Duo, Google's new video chat app

Google's new video chat app still feels like a beta.

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Google's Hangouts On Air is moving over to YouTube Live

The deconstruction of Google+ continues, with another key service moving over to a more successful property.

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Google launches Duo, its cross-platform answer to FaceTime, for Android and iOS

The no-frills FaceTime competitor is simple to use and gives you a peek at the video right from your lock screen.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 review: A pricey phablet made for power users

The Note line continues to shine with its sixth-generation installment, and it's the best it's ever been.

5 reasons to buy the Galaxy Note 7

The Galaxy Note 7 is worth the cash if you're keen on carrying the equivalent of a tiny computer in your pocket.

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Google Play Store is experimenting with glanceable features and details from reviews

The new Top Features section tries to make user reviews more useful by focusing on a few key details about each app.

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Leaked photos show a glass and metal body for the 2016 Nexus 'Sailfish'

Google's next flagship phones may go for a more high-end look to try and win over those discerning buyers.

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The best free Android apps for going back to school

Sadly, it's time for fewer games and more productivity. Here's how to get your Android device ready for another school year.