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How to use Smart Lock for Android

“Smart Lock” is an Android feature that allows you to bypass the hassle of a lock screen when you’re in trusted situations.

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LG posts its best quarterly profit in almost 8 years

Profit was up a whopping 82% from last year and revenue rose 9.7%. Strong sales in home appliances and TVs are likely the reason for the increase, but strong LG G6 sales in the current quarter could help continue the trend.

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HTC really wants you to squeeze things [VIDEO]

HTC’s next phone is scheduled to be announced next month and we still don’t know a ton about it. The one thing that has consistently popped up is a feature that allows you to “squeeze” the phone.

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How to use Android Pay right now

Android Pay is said to be coming September 16th, but did you know it’s possible to use it right now? If not, well, consider yourself aware. Here’s how to use it yourself.

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Top 10 Android dating apps and the people you’ll meet using them

Dating is hard. First you have to actually get dressed and leave the house. Then you have to go to public places and actually talk to people, bracing for rejection 90 percent of the time. Why even take a shower or and brush your teeth when finding love is only a few swipes away on your Android device?

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Best Android apps for guitar players

Do you dream of becoming a rock star, plying your virtuosic guitar skills into fame and fortune? Before that happens you need some practice, and luckily there is no shortage of Android apps that can help. From getting tuned up and in time to shredding through scales, here are the apps that should be in every guitar players toolkit, from pro to hobbyist.