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Spec showdown: Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. Huawei P8

The Chinese company hopes to make a dent in Samsung's sales with its latest smartphone

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Cue the outrage! Cyanogen fans react to the Microsoft deal

On Twitter and Google+, Cyanogen's users seem specifically worried about the possibility of bloatware.


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Android for Work reports to the office in Play Store debut

Google's new business-friendly service promises to keep your personal and work life files and data separate on the same device.

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Take that, Google: Microsoft apps will be bundled on Cyanogen's Android phones

The company that wants to 'take Android away from Google' just signed a deal to bundle Microsoft apps with its operating system.

Google search now helps you find your lost Android phone

A stripped down version of android device manager now shows up in Google search when you type in "find my phone."

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Don't look now, but ATMs are about to get a cloud makeover

NCR uses Android and a thin-client model to bring yesterday's bank machines into the cloud era

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Play Store 'Designed for Families' program will feature kid-friendly Android apps

A “Designed for Families” version of the Google Play Store will launch in the next several weeks.

European Union slams Google with search antitrust charges, launches Android investigation

The bundling of apps with Android is one of the practices that the European Commission is examining in its new investigation

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How to get started with Themes on your HTC One M9

HTC's powerful new application lets you easily skin your interface and make themes to share with others.

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Microsoft Office Remote comes to Android, lets you control presentations from your phone

The move to offer Office Remote on Android is another step toward Satya Nadella's "mobile first, cloud first" ideal.

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AT&T's data breach settlement called a 'slap on the wrist'

Some cybersecurity experts question whether the FCC's settlement will help change behaviors

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Report: Google is working on making Android Wear compatible with iOS

If it's true, iPhone users won't be stuck with the Apple Watch—they'll be able to pick from the wide selection of Android Wear devices, too.

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Android Lollipop 5.1 debuts in latest platform distribution numbers

Lollipop 5.0 is creeping ahead, but it still lags behind the now-ancient Jelly Bean.

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LG wants your help testing and talking up the G4

LG is recruiting 4,000 social media users in 15 countries to test the G4 and talk about it

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Samsung expects big drop in first-quarter profits

The company is battling fierce competition at both ends of the smartphone business