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3 Things I want to see at Google I/O

Google I/O is set to kick off in just a few days, so here are three things we hope to see.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6 Camera Shootout

Can the Galaxy S8's improved camera knock the LG G6 off its throne?

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New Android security report is alarming, but not because of the amount of malware

A new security report says that more than 3.5 million instances of malware will land on Android this year, with most phones unequipped to stop them

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BlackBerry is really back this time, thanks to the KeyOne

First look: The BlackBerry KeyOne brings back the beloved physical keyboard in a nicely designed Android phone with other strong conveniences

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5 reasons the Galaxy S8 will make you ditch your iPhone

The Samsung Galaxy S8 finally tips the scales in Android’s favor

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Phone smarts: 6 essential tips for Android users

Boost your Android IQ with this practical guide to making your phone more useful and less annoying

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A deeper look at Samsung's Galaxy S8

Is it time to trade in your mobile device? If you're considering an Android smartphone, Samsung's Galaxy S8 seems to be the popular favorite but is it the right phone for you? Here, CIO.com senior writer Sarah White takes a more...

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OpenSuse’s great leap backward

Also in today’s open source roundup: Linux Mint 18.2 will be code named Sonya, and a long term review of the Google Pixel phone.

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8 ways Samsung still manages to annoy us with the Galaxy S8

Don't get us wrong, the Galaxy S8 is the best Android phone we've ever used, but there are still a few things about it that drive us crazy

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Android patches critical flaws in media handling, hardware drivers

The Android security bulletin for May covered fixes for over 100 vulnerabilities

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Google Home can now recognize voices. What does that mean for privacy?

Google can now identify users on devices like Google Home. Are you comfortable with that?

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FAQ: Can BlackBerry/TCL get back its smartphone mojo?

The KeyOne smartphone could be a good indication of what happens next

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Developing for the digitally transformed

When having an app is an enterprise standard rather than a competitive differentiator, what comes next?

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Kotlin improves code compilation, now requires JDK 8

Jetbrains' statically typed JVM language also offers several bug fixes and other small changes

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This extremely soft, high-quality and machine-washable microfiber material absorbs and safely removes dust, oil smudges, fingerprints, and dirt from eyeglasses, camera lenses, computer screens, televisions, and other delicate...

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Samsung DeX: The Galaxy S8 desktop dock really works

Can you survive business travel with just a Galaxy S8+ smartphone and DeX dock? Seven days of dedicated productivity testing says yes.

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The 5 best beta-testing tools for your app

Beta testing is one of the most important parts of the app development process. Here are tools that just might help you out

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Seeing red: Samsung to offer software fix for tinted Galaxy S8 displays

The update, coming in response to customer complaints, will provide 'a further enhanced ability to adjust the color setting'

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LG G6 vs Google Pixel Camera Showdown

Can the LG G6 dethrone the Google Pixel for the best camera in a smartphone?

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LG G6 Review

LG reinvents its flagship handset with the G6.

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