Google's Testing Android Pay On Android Wear

Android Pay has taken a step closer to being made available on an Android Wear smartwatch, rather than solely on a smartphone. References to the payment technology being added to Android Wear have been discovered in the latest version 10.0 release of Google Play Services, the app that makes updating …

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HTC Could Sell Smartphone Business By Spring 2017

HTC’s mobile business has been struggling for some time, despite the fact that we are big fans of its last flagship device. That struggle may soon come to an end, though, as there are rumors around that it will leave the smartphone business entirely as soon as spring 2017. This …

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ZTE's New Axon 7 Adds RAM and Storage, Jacks Up Price

ZTE is pulling a OnePlus. The company is releasing a slightly improved variant of its 5-month-old Axon 7 smartphone, but unlike the OnePlus 3, you’ll still be able to purchase the older model. The new Axon 7 adds two more gigabytes of RAM, bringing it up to six. That’s the same …

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Chipolo Plus Tag Keeps you from Losing Things

Forgetful? There’s an app for that. Or rather, there’s an Internet of Things device with a companion app for that. Meet the Chipolo Plus from Chipolo, a tiny little tag that you can misplace to your heart’s content without ever losing it or the item to which it’s attached. The …

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Barnes & Noble Announces Its $50 Nook Tablet

Barnes & Noble’s Nook division might not be in the best financial standing it could be, but the company’s new Nook tablet hopes to go toe to toe with Amazon’s budget offering and revitalize the struggling division. As far as looks are concerned, the Nook’s mission is to be a very basic, yet practical, tablet. To …

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MWC 2017 May See Nokia Phones Make A Return

Gathering evidence anecdotally suggests Mobile World Congress 2017 will be Nokia’s choice of location for either the launch, or a really detailed look, at the new range of smartphones to wear its name. While the phones may be designed by Nokia, and have the famous brand stamped on the body, …

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How to Make Your Cell Phone Battery Last Longer

The days when cell phones could survive for a week on a single charge are dead and gone. Sure, the phones of yesterday could last what seems like eons between charges, but they also could do little more than make phone calls. Today’s phones are modern marvels, functioning as pint-sized …

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Apple offers to fix iPhone 6S battery issue for free

Apple has launched its second iPhone repair in less than a week, this time to deal with a battery issue on some iPhone 6S handsets that causes them to suddenly shut down without warning even when there’s plenty of juice remaining. In a message on its website posted on Sunday, …

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Uber Lets You Order eGift Cards Online

Nothing says “I love you” this holiday season quite like a ride in a hired car. At least, that’s what Uber seems to believe, now that it’s giving customers the option to buy Uber gift cards online. So if you can’t decide if you’d rather give Aunt Ethel a potholder …

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