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The five most intriguing features of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active

The rugged, new phone is able to withstand four-foot drops and 30 minutes underwater.

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Qualcomm to partner with Google for Project Tango smartphones

Despite some prominent overheating issues, the Snapdragon 810 will power the 3-D tracking phones.

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Aptly named Asus Zenfone Selfie packs a 13-megapixel front camera

Look for the Asus Zenfone Selfie to launch in the third quarter.

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T-Mobile, Sprint versions of Nexus 6 leap ahead to Android 5.1.1

The Nvidia Shield Tablet's Wi-Fi and LTE models are both jumping up to Android 5.1.

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Google's Android Pay is what Google Wallet should have been

Move over, Google Wallet. Google confirms that Android Pay is coming for Android 4.4 and Android M.

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Live blog: Google I/O 2015 keynote

Google's annual developer's conference kicks off on Thursday, and we'll be there covering it live. Follow the play-by-play here.

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SwiftKey update brings Dashlane integration, revamped settings hub

There is a new default theme and several drops of Material Design sprinkled throughout the new interface.

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Two Nexus phones coming in 2015, but no new tablets, report says

Google has some interesting Nexus plans for 2015 including two different smartphones, but no tablet.

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Sony's flagship Xperia Z4 humbly renamed Xperia Z3+ for global launch

Considering Sony's latest flagship is an incremental update over the Xperia Z3, the name change makes sense

Google posts Android 5.1.1 factory images for multiple Nexus devices in busy Android update week

Android Wear 5.1.1 gets dialed up for release to the LG G Watch, G Watch R, and Asus Zenwatch.

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Tested: The LG G4 has dethroned the Samsung Galaxy S6 as the best camera phone

The devil is in the details: LG's flagship has the best rear-facing camera, though that doesn't mean that Samsung's latest phone is far behind.

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Galaxy S6 Active images leak, pointing to more rugged version of Samsung's newest flagship

If all that glass and metal from the Galaxy S6 has you worried about breaking it, this may be the right phone for you.

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The best gallery app alternatives for Android

You can do more than the default camera roll that ships with your phone, as these apps can mine hidden gems or handle backup to multiple cloud services at once.

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10 tips and tricks to get the most out of your HTC One M9

Make the One M9's great version of Android work even better.

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LG G4 review: Killer camera, killer display, but not a revolutionary smartphone

With awesome manual camera settings and a removable battery, the LG G4 is one of the best phones of the year. It's packed with great features, but has LG done quite enough to match Samsung's best?

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Android 5.1 comes to the Nexus 9, leading this week's Android device update roundup

Dell's newest Venue tablet and a couple of Sony Xperia phones are also finally getting their turn at getting Lollipop.

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Google's essential tips for how to keep your Android phone safe

A helping of essential tips from the company's own lead security engineer, Adrian Ludwig.

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Alcatel Idol 3 review: Not a bad phone for not a lot of cash

At $250 unlocked, the Idol 3 costs less than half the price of a high-end smartphone. But it's not half-bad.

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Lock your phone to a single app with Lollipop’s screen pinning

Lollipop's screen pinning feature can help keep your young kids from wreaking havoc on your phone. And it takes just a few moments to set up.

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Samsung promises fixes to RAM management bugs on Galaxy S6

Some owners are seeing apps crash and other performance problems on Samsung's latest flagship device.

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