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Google Pixel 2 review: The best boring phones, and that's not so bad

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Huawei’s Mate 10 Wants to be the Smartest Phone on the Block, But What Does That Even Mean?

As the fall smartphone season starts to wind down, the number two smartphone maker in the world (it’s not Apple anymore ) is sending us off with its answer to this year’s batch of iPhones, Pixels, and Galaxies with the Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro. Read more… Read full post on Gizmodo.com

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This is the most diabolical Android ransomware we've ever seen

Consider this yet another PSA on why you should never ever download Adobe Flash Player , or anything resembling it if you’re using an Android phone. Security researchers at ESET have discovered a new kind of ransomware infecting Android phones on a level nobody’s ever seen before. Called DoubleLocker, the exploit encrypts the data on…

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iOS and Samsung market share now tied in the US

 iOS and Samsung’s U.S. market share is now tied, following growth for Apple’s smartphone OS over the three months ending in August, based on new data from Kantar Wordpanel, which tracks smartphone market share by way of sales data. According to its analysis, iOS is up 3.7 percentage points year-over-year, to achieve 35 percent market share,…

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Sony’s projector that turns your surface into a touchscreen is now available

Sony has finally brought its Xperia Touch projector to market at $1,699.99. The device can project a fully functional Android interface onto a table, wall, or other flat surface in your home, and it can be used to watch movies or play video games, too. The Xperia Touch can project a 23-inch multi-touch Android interface…

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Google starts integrating Duo and ViLTE video calling into Android devices

Google today announced it is integrating video calling into Android via Google Duo. The functionality lets you start a video call directly from three core apps: Android Messages, Contacts, and Phone. There are a few catches though. You and the recipient need to have Duo installed on one of the supported phones (Pixel, Android One,…