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Huawei Mate 9 video review

Our video review of the Huawei Mate 9 is here! It may not be as appealing as the Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, but it’s still one of the best smartphones of 2016.

Holiday Gift Guide

GIVEAWAY: Best Smart TVs of 2016

In the market for a new TV this holiday season? Here’s a quick look at some of the best TVs released in 2016 covering the spectrum from the best money can buy to more budget-conscious options.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Review

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active is the fourth phone in Samsung’s Active line. It brings an extra layer of toughness to the Samsung Galaxy S7, but this year the difference between the two is smaller than ever.

New Gestures Included

Android 7.1.1 arrives today for Pixel and Nexus phones

The early days of each month have become exciting thanks to Google. We’re always guaranteed a security patch for Nexus and Pixel phones, and sometimes there may be minor goodies on the way, as well. Such is the case today, with Android 7.1.1 now rolling out alongside December patches.

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Sprint extends 3 free lines deal for a limited time

This Black Friday, Sprint hooked customers up with a nice deal. Folks on a family plan with more than 2 lines could get their 3rd, 4th, and 5th lines for free. That deal is now being extended.

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The Android Phone with the Best Battery Life [September 2016]

Battery life is a prime talking point when considering which smartphone you want to spend hundreds of dollars on, so it’s understandable to give it some heavy weight in your overall decision. To help you out, we’re presenting the Android phones with the best battery life.

Happy Belated Black Friday

Get a free 32-inch TV with an LG V20 or LG G5 at Best Buy

It seems Best Buy didn’t get the memo that Black Friday and Cyber Monday are over. The company is offering a nice deal for both the LG G5 and LG V20 that will net you at least one big freebie: a 32-inch LG Smart TV.

A Classic Throwback

We would love it if this was BlackBerry’s new QWERTY phone

Another Weibo leak offers up a potential first look at a forthcoming smartphone, and this time we get a look at a very interesting option from BlackBerry. The purported device is said to be the keyboard-donning BlackBerry Mercury.

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Alcatel Idol 4S review

The Alcatel Idol 4S is a mid-range device with the ambition of playing with the big boys. It has a QHD display, 32GB of RAM and a near-stock version of Android. But is that enough when there are a handful of Chinese flagship smartphone selling for $400 these days?

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How to play Pokemon Go for beginners

Starting Pokemon Go as a beginner can be a bit daunting. We’ll explain the basics and get you started on your way toward a Pokemon Master.