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Trump’s phone replaced with more secure device

President-elect Donald Trump has turned over the Android phone he used for tweeting and will use a more secure phone with encryption capabilities that was approved by the Secret Service, according to news reports.

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How Android One could complete Google's grand Android plan

With the company's low-cost, closely controlled phone program reportedly coming to America, the missing piece of the puzzle may finally be apparent.

Smartphone Bezels

No bezels? No thanks

Sorry to rain on the futuristic parade, but despite what device-makers are about to tell you, bezel-free smartphones aren't all flowers and sunshine.

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Google with LG is getting ready to debut two new smartwatches

Along with the debut of Android Wear 2.0, we are expecting to see two new Android Wear smartwatches next month.

Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung's real Galaxy S8 challenge

Forget how Samsung's upcoming smartphone looks or what's inside. The biggest test has little to do with the device itself.

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HTC's new phones have personalized A.I. and a second screen

HTC announced its two new flagship phones, which come with some interesting features.

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10 ways to put your old Android phone or tablet to use

Instead of just sticking your old phone in a drawer or selling it for a pittance, give it a new role.

Android Nougat Quick Settings

Got Nougat? 5 clever apps for customizing your phone's Quick Settings

Android Nougat's Quick Settings panel is far more powerful than it initially appears. Here's how to make the most of it.

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Nokia returns to smartphones, but you can't buy it

The first new Nokia handset created under the HMD Global umbrella will be a budget phone only available in China.

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Stay safe on your Android phone while using free public Wi-Fi

A few simple steps will go a long way towards improved security when you use public WiFi on your Android phone.

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Google Assistant coming to TVs, smartwatches and cars

Google Assistant will be available soon on Android TVs, with plans to offer the virtual personal assistant on car infotainment systems and smartwatches as well.

Samsung Chromebook Plus

CES 2017: Samsung adds Android-capable Chromebooks to its mix

Samsung is still refining its line of Chromebooks, this time to optimize them for use with Android apps.

Google Pixel Tips

9 next-level tips for your Google Pixel phone

Attention, Pixel owners: Grant your phone new powers with these easy-to-follow pointers for unlocking hidden potential.

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42% off 17-Piece Precision Smartphone Repair Kit For iPhone, Android, Samsung and Others - Deal Alert

Save money by repairing your own device. This 17-piece tool set is heavy duty, lightly magnetic, and highly rated from over 450 people on Amazon. Currently listed at 42% off its typical list price.

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Tips for new tech devices

Tips, tricks, apps and advice for getting the most out of new Alexa devices, Apple Watches, Android phones, Windows 10 PCs and more.

Android Analysis 2016

Food for thought: 10 bits of Android analysis worth chewing over this holiday season

From useful insights on the evolution of Google services to important perspective on the future of Android, these original analyses are must-reads for anyone interested in mobile technology.

How I Use Android 2016

How the experts use Android: 2016's top Android Intelligence profiles

Some of the brightest minds from the Android world shared their favorite devices, apps, and tips with us in 2016. Catch up now and learn from the best!

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There's Still Time! Go Here For Last Minute Deals That Will Ship Fast - Deal Alert

Amazon ships fast, so head to their "last minute deals" page and pick yourself some winners right now, before the 2-day shipping window closes for good.

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