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Google's Android deals could invite U.S. antitrust scrutiny

A joint DOJ-FTC investigation of Google's Android licensing deals may be in the offing.


BlackBerry confirms Android-powered Priv phone coming later this year

BlackBerry's rumored 'Venice' phone now has an official name, but not much else in the way of official details.


Firefox for Android version 41 makes it easier to switch search engines, manage bookmarks

In the latest update, you can also jump directly into apps from a link and swipe to close tabs on tablets.

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Google's clock app gets smarter with alarm volume control, visual tweaks

There are also several visual tweaks that make the app fit in better with Android design.

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10 subscription services to fill your Android phone with entertainment

Books, magazines, anime, and more: all-you-can-consume subscriptions beyond Netflix and Spotify.


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Five features Google's Inbox needs to steal from Gmail

While Inbox will do fabulously as your go-to email app, there are a few features that it needs to borrow from Gmail.

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Google plans a press event for September 29th, hints at Android Marshmallow release

Google isn't saying what it'll announce, but all indications point toward Android Marshmallow, new Nexus phones, and a revamped Chromecast.

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Google Play Music, Gmail Android apps both land helpful updates

Play Music gets gapless playback for streaming over a Chromecast, while Gmail includes hints of rich text formatting and deeper calendar integration.

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Five to Try: Android Pay starts rolling out, and Spotify amps up your runs

Here's a look at the new and updated apps and games worth grabbing this week.


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Samsung's S Health app now works with other Android phones

The rather crowded fitness market is getting yet another competitor to help you track all your activity.

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Windows devices account for 80% of malware infections transmitted via mobile networks

Microsoft may have just a single-digit slice of the mobile market, but there's one segment of mobile it's winning: Malware infections delivered via mobile networks.

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Microsoft's Send brings its Outlook-based, WhatsApp-like messaging to Android

Microsoft is making a bigger push for its simplified email messaging platform by bringing Send to Android.

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How to switch from iPhone to Android and keep all your stuff

Apple never appreciated you anyway, right? This guide will make your move easier.

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Report: New hack lets an attacker bypass password-locked Android home screens

You can protect yourself with a PIN or pattern, but it's another example of why all manufacturers need to get on board with monthly updates.

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Some Verizon customers unable to activate their Moto X Pure Edition

Verizon is no stranger to issues with unlocked devices, though the company pledges a quick fix.