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Samsung is planning to offer the Note 7 as a refurbished device

Samsung unveils plans for recycling and reusing recalled Note 7 phones. As the world waits for the Samsung Galaxy S8 release, Samsung has announced its plans for recycling — and refurbishing — the millions of recalled Note 7 devices. Back … Continue reading

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Official Snapdragon 835 benchmarks shine, but on a reference device

The Snapdragon 835 gets official benchmark runs against Snap 821, 820, Exynos 8890 and Kirin 960 devices. And the numbers look good… for a reference bed. The post Official Snapdragon 835 benchmarks shine, but on a reference device appeared first … Continue reading

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How to tag Wifi access points as mobile hotspots on your Android device

There are many reasons why you might want to use a mobile hotspot with an Android device. Maybe you're using a tablet without a mobile data connection of its own. Perhaps you're traveling overseas and hoping to avoid data roaming … Continue reading

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How to enable system sounds on your Android device

Part of having a modern smartphone is the media experience. Today's Android phones rival about any desktop system when it comes to audio and visual cues for the way you interact with them. Case in point — audible alerts for … Continue reading

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Idea: Next Nexus phone should be a Padfone-like device

Few days ago I ranted about the price of Asus’ Padfone 2. I don’t like the fact that you can buy both Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 for the same money. Today I want to talk about something else though … Continue reading

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