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10 awesome gift ideas for Android users

Not sure what to get your Android lovin' pals for the holidays this year? We can help.

Awesome gift ideas for Android users

Can't figure out what to ask for, or what to get your buddy? We can help.

How to buy a productivity tablet

Whether you're opting for an iPad or a Surface, here are five things to consider before you buy a tablet.

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Google offers 1TB of Drive storage, other perks in exchange for more Maps reviews

The Local Guides program is dangling more carrots in order to bolster the user-contributed content to Google Maps.

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Access shared Google Drive files through push alerts, thanks to newest update

You don't have to dig through your email any more to find sharing requests and collaboration invites with Drive for Android and iOS.

Hivemapper, a flight guide for drone pilots

Hivemapper takes the video signal from your drone and superimposes onto it details of buildings and points of interest nearby. And if you get too close to those buildings, it also serves up a warning that you might be about to hit them.

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11 movies that will make you afraid of your phone

Pick up that ‘wrong’ number…and you could die.


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Leaked screenshots purportedly show Apple Music app for Android

The leaked screens show various parts of the app, such as the For You screen and Beats One.

Hands-on with the HTC One A9

It looks like an iPhone, but it's really a mid-range Android phone in a pretty package.


Upside down: Portraying Apple’s strengths as a weakness

Apple is the better choice if you value your privacy. So, of course we have to talk about how that's a problem.

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YouTube Kids adds new playlists, a walkthrough for parents, Chromecast and Apple TV support

There are new collections from National Geographic Kids, Amy Poehler's Smart Girls, and Kid president for you and the kiddies to enjoy.

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Hands on with Apple's 'Move to iOS' Android app

Apple's first Android app makes it relatively painless to transfer you data to an iPhone or iPad.

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Apple releases 'Move to iOS' app for Android users

Now that iOS 9 is out of beta, Apple wants to lure more Android users into its ecosystem.


Hail Hydra: Why Apple shouldn’t make multi-use devices

Apple's modus operandi is making devices suited to particular uses.


Minecraft update lets Windows 10, iOS, and Android gamers play together

Minecraft: Pocket Edition version 0.12.1 brings a host of improvments, but the biggest one is cross-platform play for all mobile gamers including the Windows 10 version.


The Odd Couple: iPhone owners unlikely to rush to Android Wear

The criteria that draw you to an iPhone probably rule out Android Wear.

Specimen mobile game challenges your color perception, keeps you zen

Three friends, professional designers and programmers working out of the New Museum's tech incubator, have created a game about color perception with a soundtrack by the Two Dots composers that greatly enhances the experience.


Saving Private Apple: A solution in search of a problem

New iPhones could save Apple! The only question is from what?

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Skype beefs up iPad app, adds material design to Android

Skype 6.0 for Android and iOS is an overdue improvement adding new interface features that are specific to each platform.


Primal scream therapy: When you're so mad at Apple

Better write something about it.