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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?

App Updates

Legacy versions of Google Drive apps are being shut down

Google has started notifying users of legacy versions of their office suite apps — including Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides through the G Suite — that they will be prompting them to move over to the latest versions of the app.

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T-Mobile Tuesdays is now open to everyone, kind of

T-Mobile has announced it will be opening the ability to share the free T-Mobile Tuesday gifts with other users, regardless of which carrier they are currently subscribed to.

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How to hide apps, photos, and text messages on your Android Phone

We all get that uncomfortable feeling when someone else is using your phone. Something embarrassing or confidential is just a few errant swipes away. We’ve created three new guides to help you lock down personal photos, messages, and apps.

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31+ Honor 6X Tips & Tricks

The Honor 6X doesn’t just offer a lot of hardware for the money, the phone is chock full of software features. To help you get the most out of your new Honor 6X, we’re going through the some of the best features the phone has to offer in our tips and tricks.

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The Best Smartwatch for Android [August 2016]

This month we see the addition of a new list to our Best of Android Phones series — smartwatches! Smartwatches are quickly becoming a phone’s best companion, so it’s important to make sure you’re finding the right fit for yours before throwing your dollars around.

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7 sneaky ways pickpockets steal your phone (and what you can do about it)

Even the most complicated lockscreen pattern, pass code, or even Face Unlock, can’t protect against someone physically stealing your phone. We’ve written about what to do about lost or stolen phones in the past, but sometimes even the best anti-theft software is no use.