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Here's your first Android M changelog

New app permissions, Android Pay, a floating clipboard toolbar, and a bunch of new dev tools are under the hood in the newest build of Android.

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Lenovo shows smartphone that lets users interact with projected content

Both products are concept devices

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After medical marijuana, Sidecar eyes alcohol and pharmaceuticals

The ride-sharing startup has big ambitions in a hotly competitive field

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Researchers claim to boost cell-phone battery life with radio signals

The Ohio State University researchers are working with startup Nikola Labs to commercialize the technology

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Two Nexus phones coming in 2015, but no new tablets, report says

Google has some interesting Nexus plans for 2015 including two different smartphones, but no tablet.

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Sharp's new smartphones play slow-motion video at 2,100 frames per second

An image-processing feature adds copied frames to videos for slow-motion effects

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Torque G02 smartphone doesn't mind a saltwater dunk

The Torque G02 can be used for texting on a surfboard to snorkeling selfies

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Make the most of Mail for iOS with these 8 powerful tips

Learn how to see more of your messages from Mail's inbox view, zip directly to your draft messages, manage mail recipients with your fingertip, get special alerts whenever (say) your boss sends you a mission-critical email, and more.

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Samsung Flow launches in beta, bringing Apple-style Continuity to your Samsung devices

You can grab the app from the Play Store now, though it only works with a handful of Samsung phones and tablets.

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The Meizu X4 is the first compelling Ubuntu phone

But alas, a U.S. release hasn't been announced yet.

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LTE smartphones are becoming faster and cheaper

Speedy connections in high-end smartphones won't work without matching network coverage; cheaper phones may encourage carriers to invest

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LG unveils two mid-range devices to its G4 family—the G4 Stylus and G4c

A phablet-size G4 Stylus and budget-friendly G4c bring a similar look, but not the specs, of the flagship G4.

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Hands-on with Asus ZenFone 2: An affordable phone with plenty to offer

Other mid-range phones should watch out! Asus's ZenFone 2 is good enough and affordable enough if you're looking for an unlocked phone with some neat features.