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Phan Favs: The Best Messaging App for Android [RESULTS]

We asked you to tell us which messaging apps you use. These apps could be used for SMS, instant messaging, video chat, or all three. After one full week we have tallied the votes. Here are your picks!

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This cool Audi concept car has Android fully integrated [VIDEO]

Android Auto is a great way to use Android in your car, but it relies on plugging in your phone. What if Android was built right into the infotainment system? That’s exactly what Audi is showing off at Google I/O.

Patents

LG V30 may introduce the coolest design for a bezel-less phone yet

LG may be the first to introduce a design that’s distinct in more than just its display size, aspect ratio, and surface-to-display ratio. A patent shows a bezel-less design that has the display wrapping around a center-aligned front camera.

News

OnePlus will work with DxO for the OnePlus 5 camera

OnePlus didn’t have much to say about the technical aspects of the camera expected to be inside the OnePlus 5, but they did reveal a pretty important partnership they’ll leverage to make sure their camera is among the best.

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Android N Features: everything you need to know

Android N is here, sooner than anyone anticipated. Google has packed in a bunch of new features, fixes, and improvements in Android N. We’ll show you everything new in Android N.

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Android O will bring a new UI to Android TV

Android O is coming to Android TV devices later this, and with it will come a number of big new things. Google Assistant will finally arrive along with a shiny new home screen interface.

BETA

How to download Android O

If you own a Nexus or Pixel device and want to try out the brand new Android O beta, here’s the entire step-by-step process.

WHAT'S NEW

Android O’s best new features

Android O is now rolling out in beta. If you’re curious to see what’s new, we’ve got the best features here.

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How to find a lost or stolen Android phone [Android 101]

So you’ve lost your Android phone and you don’t want to spend upwards of hundreds of dollars to replace it, eh? As important as smartphones have become in our everyday lives, misplacing them is one of the most scary things that can happen. We discuss some things you can do to get it back, even if you weren’t prepared to have it happen!

Pixel Power User

40+ Google Pixel Tips & Tricks

Previous Nexus devices were pretty bare-bone compared to other Android flagships, but now Google is throwing in a lot of special features. We’ll show you all the tips and tricks you should know to become a Pixel master.

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10 Biggest Google IO 2017 Announcements

The main keynote at Google I/O has come and gone. In the 2-hours of talking and demonstrations, we saw a bunch of cool new stuff. Everything from Android to Google Photos got attention. You can read all the news on our Google I/O 2017 page, but if you want just the highlights, here are the …