Florence IonContributor, Greenbot

Florence is a technology journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Hands on with the Polar M600: The ultimate fitness-centric smartwatch is just a little too big

Looking to measure your gains? This could be the perfect smartwatch for doing so if you don't mind its bulky, bro-y design.

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Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 will come bundled with free Vulkan-ready games

Wondering what the Vulkan API is all about on mobile? If you're getting a Note 7, you can finally experience it firsthand.

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Samsung officially announces the Galaxy Note 7 and a refreshed GearVR

The company debuted the next generation of its famous phablet lineup, but don't expect a big departure from the Galaxy S7. There's also a new GearVR headset to accompany it.

Galaxy Note 7 hands-on: Samsung's productivity phone takes baby steps forward

The Note 7 is a polished productivity machine, but sticks to a familiar formula that's always served Samsung's Note line well.

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Rumor check: Everything we think we know about the Galaxy Note 7

We round up the latest rumors on Samsung's next phone-tablet hybrid device.

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Moto Z Force review: Motorola's beefier Z smartphone is better without its mods

It's too bad Motorola's better-performing flagship phone takes a back seat to the svelte Moto Z. The Z Force is worth the higher price.

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Moto Z review: Motorola proves modular smartphones are the future of mobility

Completely unadorned, Motorola's new flagship phone is a solid performer. But once you add in swappable modules, you can configure the smartphone of your dreams.

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Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus review: No longer the best budget smartphones available

Make no mistake: These two devices are Lenovo phones through and through, and the end of Motorola's budget brand as we know it.

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Pokemon Go: 8 essential comfort, safety and happiness tips

Here's what you need to know to ensure a safe, pleasurable experience while you're out catching pocket monsters.

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Sony Xperia X Performance review: You deserve a lot more phone for $700

Seriously, Sony? The Xperia X Performance performs well enough, but it's absolutely not worth its outrageous price tag.

3 key ways the Xperia X Performance is a better phone than the Xperia X

The Xperia X comes in three different models, and the Xperia X Performance is the only one that comes with specs like the competition.

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WeBoost Eqo review: This cellular signal booster couldn't improve our in-home coverage

Unless you have strong reception to begin with, the weBoost Eqo can't do much for your smartphone experience at home.

Hands-on: NFC-enabled ATMs make it easy to withdraw cash with a smartphone

We tried out one of Bank of America's NFC-enabled ATMs to see how quickly we could snag cash using Android Pay.

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Watch out, WebMD: Google's teamed with leading doctors to provide vetted online medical advice

Google's new medical symptom search will help you better determine what's ailing you and whether you should see a doctor.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active review: The rugged flagship phone for clumsy fingers

Some phones are built like fragile little flowers. This one is built to withstand a rough-and-tumble lifestyle, though it's not entirely life-proof.