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Google's Nexus 6 gets an official end of life date, and it's mere months away

Google's giant phone will hit the last stop in October, though it doesn't necessarily mean you still won't get future updates.

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This Android malware secretly roots your phone and installs programs

Android users beware: a new type of malware has been found in legitimate-looking apps that can root your phone and secretly install unwanted programs.

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10 Google Maps tips and tricks you need to know

Maps can do way more than just replicate a layout of your city if you learn where all of its many features are located.

on greenbot.com

Google Play on the ASUS Chromebook Flip.

How Android apps transformed my Asus Chromebook Flip into an entirely new device

Chromebooks become much more powerful with full access to Google Play.

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How to set up two-factor authentication on your Google account

Keep your Google account data safe with this essential security feature.

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New Google prompt vastly simplifies two-factor authentication

The feature will be built into Android with a Play Services update and work on iOS through the Google app.

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The best apps to help you relax and reduce stress

Instead of only stressing you out, your phone really can help you get some peace if you use the right apps and strategies.

on greenbot.com

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How to find out if you have the latest Android security patch

Software updates don't always guarantee you're up to speed with security. Here's where to look.

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How to enable Android notifications on the Windows 10 preview

The feature is a work in progress, but it offers a hint at how your PC might integrate more deeply with an Android phone.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active review: The rugged flagship phone for clumsy fingers

Some phones are built like fragile little flowers. This one is built to withstand a rough-and-tumble lifestyle, though it's not entirely life-proof.

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Five to Try: Evie rethinks the Android launcher, and Minecraft gets friendlier than ever

Snag these hot new and updated apps for the weekend ahead.

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SwiftKey Beta saves your copied text in new clipboard feature

Tired of re-copying the same text? SwiftKey's new clipboard may vastly simplify your life.

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Google Now on Tap test brings quick actions and nearby places

It appears to be an A/B test for now, but if you're one of the lucky ones, Now on Tap may get a lot more useful.

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The Google Play Store is going live on the Asus Chromebook Flip

It's the first in a long list of Chromebooks scheduled to get access to Google Play's catalogue of over one million apps.

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11 ways smartphones make real-life conversations better

Are smartphones killing conversations, or enhancing them?

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