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Fake AdBlock Plus app removed from Google's Play store

Google has removed an application from its Play store that purported to be AdBlock Plus, a well-known application that blocks online ads.

Fall TV, Boardwalk Empire

The big bad-ass back episode binge viewing guide to fall TV

New seasons of some great TV are starting this fall. But you haven't even finished last season's shows! Time to binge. Here's how.

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The Nexus 4 is gone, but its death will probably be avenged by the Nexus 5

The Nexus 4 is no longer available on Google Play, but there's lots of evidence that the Nexus 5 will soon be with us.

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5 Android mail apps for the Gmail-weary

Maybe a new app will help you wrangle those massive piles of email.

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android adware

Adware runs rampant in Google Play, researchers say

One or more antivirus vendors flagged 22 percent of 8000 popular apps as having issues

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There really shouldn’t be an app for that: 13 apps that don't need to exist

These apps are such horrible fails, we must question whether we—as a species—are responsible enough to use mobile devices.

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Review: Google's Chromecast puts (most of) the Internet on your TV on the cheap

The Chromecast is cross-platform, flexible, and incredibly cool. Browsing the Web on your TV finally makes sense.

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Google Play store plagued by short-lived scam apps, says Symantec

A steady stream of questionable applications is flowing daily into Google's Play store for Android devices, according to security vendor Symantec.

Samsung's mobile Ativ line enhanced with new tablets, thin-and-light laptops

Samsung expands its Ativ line with new tablets, thin-and-light laptops, and just a touch of Android.

Nook tablet price cuts extended indefinitely, but why?

Barnes & Noble will keep discounts going on its Nook HD and Nook HD+ tablets, citing the “fantastic success” of Father’s Day sales.

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