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Google Pixel Upgrades

Hey, Google: It's time to step up your Pixel upgrade promise

The Pixel is meant to represent the very best Android has to offer. But it's lagging behind in one critically important area.

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Apple, Google face legal pressure over UK mobile services dominance

The UK’s competition watchdog has launched an investigation into how Apple and Google dominate the market for mobile services.

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Is ChromeOS right for you? A 4-question quiz to find out

Chromebooks aren't like regular computers — so are they right for your needs? These four questions will help you find the answer.

Pixel Watch Voice Commands

11 out-of-sight Pixel Watch superpowers

The most powerful Pixel Watch possibilities are completely invisible and all too easy to miss. Time to make your wearable way more useful.

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iPhone to Android: The ultimate switching guide

Ready to make the move from iOS to Android? Here's everything you need to successfully switch from an iPhone to a Samsung Galaxy, Google Pixel, or any other Android device.

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Google execs knew 'Incognito mode' failed to protect privacy, suit claims

A lawsuit alleging Google misled users to believe their privacy was protected in "Incognito mode" says internal corporate emails prove executives knew it did anything but. The suit seeks at least $5 billion from Google.

Google Pixel Watch

Got a Google Pixel Watch? Get this watch face

Make your new Pixel Watch even more effective with this outstanding efficiency-enhancing add-on.

Google Pixel 7 Settings

9 more out-of-sight settings for your Google Pixel 7

Your new Pixel 7 has all sorts of superpowers beyond what you see on the surface. Ready to uncover your phone's best buried treasures?

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7 helpful hidden settings for your Google Pixel 7

These easily overlooked settings will make your Pixel 7 even smarter — and make your life even easier as a result.

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How to choose the best Android phones for business

Security is the biggest — but not only — factor when deciding what Android devices to support in your enterprise. See how Google, Huawei, Infinix, Itel, Motorola, Nokia, OnePlus, Oppo, Realme, Samsung, Tecno, Vivo, and Xiaomi stack up....

Google Pixel 7 vs Other Pixels

Google Pixel 7 vs. every past Pixel: To upgrade or not to upgrade?

Some balanced and thoughtful advice on Google's Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro compared to every other Pixel model — from someone who's lived with 'em all.

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Will the CHIPS Act really bring back semiconductor production and tech jobs?

Micron Technology is just the latest of a half dozen companies to announce new semiconductor fabrication plants in the US, part of a US government effort to bring chip manufacturing back to American shores. But a lack of tech talent...

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What everyone's getting wrong about the Google Pixel 7

How are so many people missing the boat with Google's latest Pixel phone and its bigger-picture significance?

Android Widgets

A wild new way to use Android widgets

Warning: You've never seen Android widgets like this — and once you do, you'll never think about 'em the same again.

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Mozilla: Apple, Google, and Microsoft lock you into their browsers

Mozilla claims OS makers push users to the default browsers on their systems by making it difficult to switch to an alternative. Google fired back, saying it's the most popular on any platform because it's better.

Google Pixel Battery Life

3 smart settings for better Google Pixel battery life

Let Google's software intelligence supercharge your stamina and keep your Pixel running longer.

Android Design Revolution

Android's underappreciated design revolution

Google's got something extraordinary going on in its latest Android versions; all you've gotta do is open your eyes to appreciate it.

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Google’s failure to quash EU antitrust ruling has broad implications for tech companies

Tech giants currently under investigation by the EU are unlikely to be calmed by the General Court's judgment, especially with the Digital Markets Act (DMA) set to come into force next year.

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