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Google quietly updates Gmail for Android to help you with your holiday travels

The app now lets you set up an away message or send off an attachment.

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Revealed! The 50 best tech products of 2013

PCWorld's editors name the top tech products of 2013, ranging from PCs to productivity software.

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Haswell, Surface Pro 2, and Kindle Fire HDX top PCWorld's 'Best of 2013' list

It's that time of year again, when the editors of PCWorld and TechHive name the absolute best new hardware, gadgets, software, and services

Encrypted text messages may soon be on the way to some Android phones

CyanogenMod wants to roll out a encrypted text-message feature for Android phones to ensure that no one's peeking in on conversations.

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Don't pay more for holiday shipping than you did for the presents

Here are holiday shipping deadlines that you need to meet -- to save money or to save your neck when you wait too long to get a present on the move.

Fleksy's Android Keyboard App Arrives on Google Play

Typing on your smartphone can be tough, but what if your keyboard was so intuitive that you could type without looking at your screen? Fleksy’s Android keyboard does just that.

Google adds in-app search so you'll never need the web ever again

The humble web page's days may be numbered as Google opens search across mobile apps.

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Twitter, Deutsche Telekom team on Android

The result will be available for Android-based smartphones across Europe next year.

Android, Bluetooth, and your car will all play nicer with new Broadcom software

Broadcom's new software stack promises to smooth over issues with flaky pairing and subpar streaming, and sync better with wearable devices.

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Assassin's Creed series comes to Android with "Pirates"

Ubisoft brings one of the most popular gaming series to Android in a new game called Assassin's Creed Pirates.

BlackBerry increases Android app support

Some Android apps will run directly on BlackBerry phones starting next year.

Cuter than Cute: Line Messaging App Tops 300 Million Users

Seven months ago, Line messaging app didn't exist. Today it has over 300 million users and is quickly gaining ground on WhatsApp.

Congratulations! You just won Black Friday with these 11 awesome tips

Don't venture into the jungle of holiday shopping unarmed. Boost your chances of success with these essential Black Friday apps and shopping tips.

Hewlett-Packard's $89.99 Mesquite Android tablet with Intel chip

HP's prepping an $89, 7-inch Android tablet with Intel inside for Black Friday

Retailer Walmart will sell on Black Friday an US$89 Hewlett-Packard Android tablet, one of many tablets available at massive discounts this holiday season in the U.S.

Samsung woos developers with promise of converged living rooms

Samsung believes that more customized apps will help convince consumers to pick its smartphones, tablets, and TVs over competing products and create loyalty.

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