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Moto X4 Android One review: A good reminder of what a great deal looks like

Android One is the new Nexus program, and the Moto X4 Android One is the phone to get if you're a diehard Android user on a budget and want to subscribe to Google's Project Fi.

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Hands-on: The ZTE Axon M is the first smartphone with a foldable screen

This isn't a prototype—it's a fully operational mobile device with a fold-out screen, from a brand usually associated with budget devices.

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Waze app how-to: Tips and tricks for ditching Google Maps

It's time to master all of Waze's traffic navigation features. We give you eight tips for using the Google-owned Waze app for a richer travel experience.

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Moto Z2 Force review: A modular phone with very few tricks

It's one of the last series of smartphones to ride on the modularity bandwagon. Is it even worth considering for its snap-on accessories?

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Michael Kors Access Sofie review: A polished piece of connected jewelry

For those who prefer sparkly wrists, the Android Wear-powered Access Sofie offers all the bling and then some.

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Google Maps: Find Parking and other features you need to start using

Don't take Google Maps for granted. It gets even better once you dig into its settings and start customizing it.

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Why the Galaxy Note8 will make you fall back in love with the S Pen

Can't figure out how a stylus makes a smartphone so special? The Note8 S Pen has answers.

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Galaxy S8 battery life tips: How to control battery drain

Is your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ draining too fast? These battery-saving tips can help you get a few more hours of use.

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How to stop Google Home or Amazon Echo from making unwanted online purchases

Did you hear about the kindergartner who “accidentally” ordered an expensive dollhouse with a voice command? We’ll show you how to lock down your smart speaker so that never happens to you.

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Hands-on: Samsung's Gear S3 smartwatch is big, bold, and ready to phone home

The Gear S3 Classic goes for posh aesthetics, while the Gear S3 Frontier looks more rugged and comes with LTE support.

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5 hidden Android Nougat features you should be using

Here's a look at some of the more helpful, lesser-known features hiding out in Android 7.0.

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Android 7.0 Nougat: 6 helpful new features to try first

Don't really know where to begin with Google's latest mobile operating system? We can help.

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Hands-on with the Honor 8: An affordable flagship aimed at Millennials

Are you young, hip, and cool? If so, Honor would love the honor of being your next smartphone.

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8 things you need to know about Duo, Google's new video chat app

Google's new video chat app still feels like a beta.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 review: A pricey phablet made for power users

The Note line continues to shine with its sixth-generation installment, and it's the best it's ever been.