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By: Joe Fedewa

Starting right now, a channel must have 4,000 hours of watch time within the past 12 months and at least 1,000 subscribers.

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By: Chris Chavez

OnePlus has halted credit card payments on its online store after reports of possible fraudulent charges showing up after buying a device from the company.

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Cnet
By: Daniel Van Boom

Customers reported suspicious activity on their credit cards after making purchases on OnePlus' website.

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By: Chris Chavez

Open Beta 2 for the OnePlus 5T is rolling out now via an over-the-air update. It brings a boat load of new changes. To see the full list, check out the post.

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By: Joe Fedewa

Messenger is now just as bloated as the Facebook app. It has everything from games to mobile payments and the annoying Snapchat Stories rip-off.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A series of new images show off both the Moto Z3 and Moto Z3 Play, showing off the design of the devices. There is also speculation that a third Z3 device could be in the works.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new leak shows off promotional material for the Moto X5, revealing the device's design which includes a near-bezel-less display and a notch at the top.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new leak reveals the Moto G6 lineup which will include the Moto G6, Moto G6 Play, and Moto G6 Plus. These devices are likely to be unveiled at MWC 2018.

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By: Quentyn Kennemer

If you need a fast, sharp and reliable camera to ensure you never a miss a moment, these are the devices you want to be looking at.

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By: Andrew Myrick

Chang Cheng, former CEO of ZUK Mobile, has shared an image of an unnamed Lenovo device, which has a glossy back. Unfortunately, not much information is shared in the image.

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By: Chris Chavez

You can now buy an official Google Home Mini wall mount on the Google Store for $15. Made by Incipio, the accessory includes drywall anchors and 3M tape to stick it just about anywhere.

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By: Andrew Myrick

The latest OxygenOS Open Beta brings Face Unlock to both the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T. Additionally, the OnePlus Launcher has been updated with new features.

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By: Andrew Myrick

After making an appearance at CES 2018, the Vivo X20 UD has passed through China's TENAA certifications, revealing the device to feature an embedded fingerprint scanner.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A leaked image for the Moto E5 confirms the device will feature a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner, and could launch on April 3rd.

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By: Joe Fedewa

It turns out some Pixel 2 XLs aren't nearly as bad, but finding one is basically a crapshoot. The video above shows how a newer Pixel 2 XL has almost no color shifting and the display is warmer.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new rumor suggests that the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus will be announced at MWC 2018 before officially launching in mid-March.

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By: Joe Fedewa

For a lot of people, most smartwatches are simply too big and bulky. That was certainly the case for the Tag Huer Connected Modular 45. The good news is Tag Huer just announced a smaller version.

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TheVerge
By: Chaim Gartenberg

Ever look down at your $1,600 Tag Heuer smartwatch and think, “Gosh, this really could use $195,400 of diamonds on it?” Apparently someone at Tag Heuer did, because at this year’s Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie Genève watch show...

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By: Joe Fedewa

The update came with very little fanfare and was a nice surprise for HTC 10 owners. However, it seems there were some issues with the update.

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By: Joe Fedewa

According to a new report, LG's vice chairman has told the mobile division to scrap all development of the G7 and start over. Somehow, the rumored launch window of April seems to be intact.

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By: Ashley King

Some Google Home Max users are reporting the device is killing their WiFi network. Google is currently investigating these reports.

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By: Andrew Myrick

After being leaked last week, the HTC U11 EYEs has been officially unveiled and features dual selfie cameras along with a 6-inch 2:1 display and more.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new report claims that Samsung revealed the final design of the Galaxy X foldable smartphone during private events at CES 2018. It was also revealed the device will feature a 7.3-inch display.

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By: Joe Fedewa

Niantic is kicking off a new event in Pokemon GO aimed at growing the community and helping players make new friends. The event is called "Community Day," and it will happen once a month from here on out.

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By: Joe Fedewa

Every week, hundreds of new Android apps and games are submitted to the Play Store. If you’re not paying attention 24/7, it’s easy to miss some of the best stuff.

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By: Chris Chavez

US models for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus have passed through the FCC, bringing us one step closer their inevitable launch.

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By: Chris Chavez

Google has removed 60 apps and games from the Play Store, some targeting children, for displaying pornographic ads. Many of the apps/games have been downloaded over a million times.

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If you still haven't made it a habit to inspect Google Play applications before installing them, then maybe this will make you rethink your ways. Security firm Check Point has discovered a new malicious code hiding inside 63 games and apps on...

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By: Reuters

Dozens of game apps have been removed.

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By: Chris Chavez

In an unexpected move, Google is allowing Android users to accept Duo video calls -- even without the app installed. Here's how it works.

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By: Andrew Myrick

The Sharp Aquos S3 will be unveiled next week, but the device has appeared in a new series of images confirming the bezel-less design and dual rear cameras.

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By: Andrew Myrick

After going on sale in the US back in December, you can now pre-order either the Black or Blue version of the Honor 7X through Amazon for just $199.99. It will be released on January 25th.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new render has leaked which supposedly shows off the front of the LG G7. The render reveals that the G7 will feature even slimmer bezels, along with dual-selfie cameras.

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By: Chris Chavez

The unlocked versions of the HTC 10 are now receiving Android 8.0 Oreo via an over-the-air update.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new image has been shared which supposedly reveals the retail packaging for the Galaxy S9. This shares some of the key specs for the upcoming device.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new leak gives us a look at the upcoming HTC U11 EYEs ahead of the device's official unveiling which is scheduled for January 15th.

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By: Shannon Liao

HTC’s newest phone, the U11 EYEs, has been a rumored addition to the U11 family, and we now know a few more details about its specs, thanks to details leaked by Venture Beat’s Evan Blass on Twitter. The U11 EYEs has a 6-inch screen with a 1080 x ...

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By: Joe Fedewa

The company behind CCleaner, Piriform, was acquired by Avast last summer. Are sketchy changes on the horizon? It looks like Avast could be making some big changes that Android users won't be happy about.

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By: Chris Chavez

Google has published a full list of the Chromebooks receiving a patch to protect against the Meltdown vulnerability. To see if yours made the cut, check out the post.

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By: Chris Chavez

When the Honor 9 Lite was announced toward the tail end of last year, we knew the device would be available in China, but other markets were still in question. After whisperings that the phone would also be headed to India, that information has now...

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By: Andrew Myrick

Xiaomi's Global VP has confirmed that the company sold more than one million Xiaomi Redmi 5A in the first month of availability in India.

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By: Chris Chavez

When Star Wars Battlefront 2 arrived late last year it was met with by some pretty harsh criticism. That’s not to say it didn’t sell well, but the “pay-to-win” model introduced in the game certainly rubbed many gamers the...

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By: Andrew Myrick

LG's Vice Chairman has confirmed that the company will no longer follow a regular release cycle for its devices. Instead, the company will release devices "when it's necessary".

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By: Joe Fedewa

OnePlus 3T and clipboard data accessing the network in the December beta release of Oreo. The IP addresses that were trying to be accessed are owned by Alibaba.

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By: Joe Fedewa

The startup is named Redux. They developed technology that eliminates the need for a mobile device to have small speakers.

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By: Andrew Myrick

In an interview at CES 2018, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau confirmed that the company has plans to attempt to work with various US carriers to bring OnePlus devices to the masses.

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By: Andrew Myrick

A new report states that T-Mobile gained 1.9 million subscribers in Q4 2017, bringing the company to a total of 72.6 million customers.

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By: Andrew Myrick

OnePlus has announced a new Lava Red color variant of the OnePlus 5T. This device will come exclusively to India later this month and will be priced around $595.

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By: Joe Fedewa

Oreo started rolling out to some models in late December. Motorola is following that up by releasing the kernel source code.

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By: Andrew Myrick

Despite being announced alongside the Essential Phone, Essential has started offering a new lineup of accessories including USB Type-C headphones and more.

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By: Joe Fedewa

The update includes the usual array of bug fixes, security patches, and minor improvements. With the 15th quickly approaching, this is likely the last beta update we'll see.

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By: Chris Chavez

Alpine has announced the Halo9 (iLX-F309) which features a "floating" 9-inch display and is compatible with Android Auto.

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After a tease at the end of 2017, JVCKenwood has spilled the beans on its head units (yes, plural) with wireless Android Auto support. Its core JVC brand has unveiled two models, the DVD-equipped KW-V940BW and disc-free KW-M845BW, that let you keep...

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By: Chris Chavez

In case there were any doubts, Samsung is pledging once again to unlock the FM radio on their upcoming devices including this year's Galaxy S9 and S9+.