News flash: The 'Apple Watch vs. Android Wear' battle is not and will never be a real thing

News flash: The 'Apple Watch vs. Android Wear' battle is not and will never be a real thing

Don't be fooled: The real battle within the smartwatch realm has nothing to do with Apple against Android.

01/28/15

Android essentials: 13 apps I can't live without
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Android essentials: 13 apps I can't live without

These are the apps I need to make a device do what I want it to do -- and they might just work wonders for you, too.

01/27/15

Dell Venue 8 7000 vs. Nexus 9: Which Android tablet is right for you?
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Dell Venue 8 7000 vs. Nexus 9: Which Android tablet is right for you?

Two noteworthy Android tablets -- both in the 8-in. range, both $400. So which should you get?

01/23/15

Broken Lollipop: 5 things that need to be fixed ASAP with Android 5.0
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Broken Lollipop: 5 things that need to be fixed ASAP with Android 5.0

For all of its positives, Android 5.0 has some pesky defects that need to be addressed.

01/20/15

Hands on: Dell's Venue 8 7000 tablet makes an awesome first impression
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Hands on: Dell's Venue 8 7000 tablet makes an awesome first impression

It may have a painfully dull name, but Dell's new Android tablet deserves your attention.

01/15/15

Samsung toning down TouchWiz on the Galaxy S6? Gee, that sounds familiar

Samsung toning down TouchWiz on the Galaxy S6? Gee, that sounds familiar

A new report says Samsung is going back to the basics with software for its Galaxy S6 phone. Is anyone else feeling a serious sense of déjà vu?

01/13/15

The million-dollar question about Android TV

The million-dollar question about Android TV

A giant unknown about Google's new home entertainment software. Could this be a make-or-break factor?

01/08/15

The most interesting Android-related revelation from CES 2015

The most interesting Android-related revelation from CES 2015

Forget the gizmos and gadgets: The most significant Android news to come out of CES is a new step in Google's plan to expand the platform.

01/06/15

Android power! 2014's top tips, tricks, and buying advice

Android power! 2014's top tips, tricks, and buying advice

Whether you're shopping for a new gadget or ready to make your current device do more, this guide has everything you need to make this holiday season count.

12/18/14

Android Power's 3 favorite things for December 2014

Android Power's 3 favorite things for December 2014

From a fresh take on the home screen to an inexpensive accessory that makes your phone more secure, this month's picks are oozing with Android-flavored awesomeness.

12/16/14

The best Android phones you can buy right now
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The best Android phones you can buy right now

So many Android phones -- so which one should you buy? Some real-world recommendations from someone who's lived with 'em all.

12/11/14

The best Chromebooks you can buy right now
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The best Chromebooks you can buy right now

Choosing a Chromebook can be a difficult decision -- but it doesn't have to be. This simple real-world guide will help you figure out which model is right for you.

12/09/14

Hands on: How Android 5.0 will soon keep your Chromebook unlocked
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Hands on: How Android 5.0 will soon keep your Chromebook unlocked

Google's two mobile platforms are about to work together in a really cool way. Here's a sneak peek.

12/08/14

Six weeks with Google's Inbox -- and why it's back to Gmail for me
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Six weeks with Google's Inbox -- and why it's back to Gmail for me

Google's Inbox brings some useful new tricks to the world of email, but it's lacking key features that business professionals and power users may need.

12/04/14

Moto 360 and Android Wear revisited: 3 months with Google on my wrist
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Moto 360 and Android Wear revisited: 3 months with Google on my wrist

Spending three months with a smartwatch gives you some important perspective.

12/02/14

Living with the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact: Damn, Sony's phones are getting good

Living with the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact: Damn, Sony's phones are getting good

Sony's latest flagship phones are like no other devices out there -- and there's a decent chance one of them might be just what you've been looking for.

11/20/14

Got Lollipop? 10 cool things to try with Android 5.0

Got Lollipop? 10 cool things to try with Android 5.0

Google's Android 5.0 release is more than just a pretty makeover. Here are 10 fun features you'll definitely want to explore once you have Lollipop in front of you.

11/18/14

Nexus 6 vs. Galaxy Note 4: Which one's right for you?
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Nexus 6 vs. Galaxy Note 4: Which one's right for you?

To Nexus or to Note? Two plus-sized Android phones -- two very different user experiences. Here's some practical guidance based on weeks of living with both devices.

11/13/14

Nexus 6 vs. Galaxy Note 4: Smartphone camera shootout!

Nexus 6 vs. Galaxy Note 4: Smartphone camera shootout!

Just how good is the Nexus 6's camera -- and how does it compare to the Galaxy Note 4? See for yourself in this head-to-head photo face-off.

11/12/14

Android tablet buying advice: Snatch up a Nexus 7 while you still can

Android tablet buying advice: Snatch up a Nexus 7 while you still can

The Nexus 9 delivers an awesome pure Google Android Lollipop experience -- but before you plunk down $400, there's another tablet you might want to consider.

11/07/14

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