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Apple Music for Android is exiting beta and adding in equalizer settings

The leap to version 1.0 is also bringing several performance and playback improvements to Apple's streaming service.

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Dashlane and Google team up for 'OpenYOLO' security project

The new initiative with the weird name is designed to quickly grant you entry into your Android apps.

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Asus ZenPad Z8 review: A capable tablet not worth signing a contract for

This isn't a bad tablet for the price, but the Verizon contract discount isn't a good deal.

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BlackBerry is bringing its Hub software to the Google Play Store

It's the company's first subscription service for everyone, costing you $1 per month for neatly packaged notifications.

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Report: Swiping your fingerprint scanner will open notification shade on Nexus phones

It's another sign that Google is planning to add more exclusive software tricks to differentiate the Nexus line.

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Google's Accelerated Mobile Pages project spreads to more of the web

The effort will branch out beyond just news sites, though it will mean web developers will need to support yet another standard.

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7 Android apps that could transform Chromebooks

For Chrome OS to really be the new Windows, it's going to need some apps that perform like they belong on the desktop.

Hands on with the Polar M600: The ultimate fitness-centric smartwatch is just a little too big

Looking to measure your gains? This could be the perfect smartwatch for doing so if you don't mind its bulky, bro-y design.

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Pokémon Go FAQ: The beginner's guide on how to catch 'em all

Not sure which team to join? Don't know the difference between a regular Poké Ball and a Great Ball? And where do these Pokémon hang out? This guide is here to help.

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Google Play Store 6.9 lays the foundation for app streaming, VR purchases

The latest version of Google Play won't effect your day-to-day use right now, but it teases us as to what soon will be.

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 will come bundled with free Vulkan-ready games

Wondering what the Vulkan API is all about on mobile? If you're getting a Note 7, you can finally experience it firsthand.

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Kill a smartphone password with a scan of your eye

The hardware and software to make iris scanning a key feature is now in place for smartphones and PCs.

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Future Nexus launcher leaks, showing revamped app drawer and slide-out search bar

This major redesign to Android's launcher kills off the app drawer button and pushes you to interact more regularly with Google Now.

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7 things you need to know about Samsung's Galaxy Note 7

Like the Galaxy S7, the Note 7 will ship in two versions: one with a Qualcomm Snapdragon, one with Exynos.

Galaxy Note 7 hands-on: Samsung's productivity phone takes baby steps forward

The Note 7 is a polished productivity machine, but sticks to a familiar formula that's always served Samsung's Note line well.

Hands-on with the Samsung Galaxy Note 7

The Galaxy Note 7 is not a major improvement over its predecessor, but it offers so much more than other smartphones in its pricing class.