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Google flips on Android mirroring for Chromecast

Select phones and tablets can now beam their screens to the television.

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How to properly and securely erase your Android device

Get that data locked down before you give away your gadget.

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Automate tedious phone tasks with Trigger

Find yourself doing the same tasks with your phone all the time? Trigger can make them happen automatically.

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How to free up space by deleting unwanted apps

Sometimes we don't realize our device is being taken over by apps until it's too late.

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Android bug lets apps make rogue phone calls

The flaw affects the majority of Android devices in use and could easily be exploited by malware to make premium-rate calls.

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Google makes way for wearables with Play Services update

New APIs make it easier it to communicate with apps running on Android-based wearables.

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Small-screen spec showdown: Samsung Galaxy S5 mini vs. HTC One mini 2

The HTC smartphone has the looks, but Samsung is hoping a svelte design and an abundance of sensors will be a winning recipe

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Samsung's introduces the shrunk-down (but still sensor-packed) Galaxy S5 mini

There's no U.S. date yet, but the S5 mini is rolling out in global markets to the coming weeks.

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Calendar companions: Extend the power of your native calendar with these apps

Add directions to your appointments, integrate task lists, and more with these third party calendars.

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Google quietly announces plan to kill Quickoffice apps after beefing up Drive's editing

With Google's own productivity apps doing almost everything that Quickoffice does, the search giant is retiring its Office-compatible mobile apps.