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Hands-on: You probably can't afford the best-looking Huawei Watch

Huawei wants Android Wear users to see its Watch as a fashion statement. And it’s hoping you’ll spend the money to prove them right.

Hands-on: It'll take a lot to beat the style of the Huawei Watch

This Android Wear watch takes form and function to the next level.

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Asus officially announces the ZenWatch 2 in two flavors

The Android Wear watch comes in two sizes to fit both smaller and bigger wrists.

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Photos of BlackBerry's Android-powered 'Venice' phone leak online

BlackBerry's first Android effort is starting to look more likely.

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Rumor: Android Wear will soon work with iOS

There's a hint baked into the new Huawei Watch listings on Amazon about Android Wear compatibility with the iPhone.


Lenovo hands Motorola the smartphone creation reins

Lenovo's Motorola Mobility division will take over the company's smartphone development and manufacturing, as part of a reorganization that it hopes will cut costs and revitalize its handset business

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Certifi-gate flaw in Android remote support tool exploited by screen recording app

An application hosted in Google Play until yesterday took advantage for months of a flaw in the TeamViewer remote support tool for Android in order to enable screen recording on older devices.


Microsoft starts public test of Cortana app for Android smartphones

Microsoft now lets anyone with an Android phone try out its app that brings the virtual assistant from Windows 10 to a non-Microsoft platform.

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Lenovo's ZUK smartphone brand to use Cyanogen OS

Android OS developer Cyanogen is bringing its operating system to another Chinese smartphone, this time from a company founded by Lenovo.

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Microsoft fires back at Google with Bing contextual search on Android

"Snapshots on Tap" echoes a feature coming with the next version of Android.

Android Wear update brings Google Translate to your wrist

An update to Android Wear will bring Google Translate and interactive watch faces to the wearable OS.

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Google announces interactive watch faces, better Translate for Android Wear

The update lets you tap the watch face to launch an action, eliminating the need to always scroll through your list of apps.

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Samsung banks on classy looks and high performance with Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+

The company's two new smartphones will start shipping this month

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Android Auto update adds home screen tweaks and expanded notifications

The version 1.2 update also drops in a new background image and fixes some performance issues.

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Google launches Android One smartphone program in Africa

Google's Android One phone, aimed at emerging markets, is now available in Africa