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02.07.16
Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact arrive in the US
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Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact arrive in the US

Just don't expect a fingerprint reader.

By J. Fingas,   02.07.16
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02.07.16
Google is reportedly releasing a VR headset this year
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Google is reportedly releasing a VR headset this year

It would build VR support directly into Android, too.

By J. Fingas,   02.07.16
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02.06.16
Hangouts gives you better call quality by skipping Google
02.06.16

Hangouts gives you better call quality by skipping Google

Direct audio and video chats come to Hangouts on Android.

By J. Fingas,   02.06.16
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02.05.16
Report: BlackBerry lays off a third of its Waterloo staff (Updated)
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Report: BlackBerry lays off a third of its Waterloo staff (Updated)

More than 1000 people are now out of work. (Actually, it's closer to 200).

By A. Tarantola,   02.05.16
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02.04.16
Select Twitter users are seeing a dedicated GIF button
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Select Twitter users are seeing a dedicated GIF button

It gave some Android users quick access to trending GIFs for a short while.

By M. Moon,   02.04.16
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02.04.16
Apple Music now lets Android users save music to an SD card
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Apple Music now lets Android users save music to an SD card

A feature Apple can't and probably won't ever add to the iOS app.

By M. Brian,   02.04.16
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02.03.16
Google pulls Samsung-backed ad blocker from the Play Store
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Google pulls Samsung-backed ad blocker from the Play Store

It might not like Samsung's approach to ad blocking, though not for the reason you might suspect.

By J. Fingas,   02.03.16
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02.03.16
'Alto's Adventure' is coming to Android next week, and it's free
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'Alto's Adventure' is coming to Android next week, and it's free

One of the best iOS games goes free-to-play, but it won't nickel and dime you to death.

By N. Ingraham,   02.03.16
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02.03.16
LG will unveil the G5 on February 21st
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LG will unveil the G5 on February 21st

The company isn't leaving any doubts as to when its next big smartphone arrives.

By J. Fingas,   02.03.16
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