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5 New Android Apps to check out this week (APR 30, 2019)

The Google Play store is full of awesome apps that can help you with tasks or simply help you take a break and relax with an engaging game. But how do you know what ones you should try? We can help you with that! Every week, we will share awesome new apps that we think …

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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.

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How to use the Pixel 3’s Call Screen feature

The audience cheering can still be heard from when Google demoed the call screen feature at Google I/O last year. Now Call Screening has rolled out across most of the U.S, here’s how to get the most out of it. Call Screening uses Google Assistant automation to answer your calls from unknown numbers. The assistant …

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OnePlus 7 Pro excitement mounts as device confirmed to have no notch

There is an undeniable buzz surrounding what OnePlus has up its sleeve for the OnePlus 7 given the trickle of leaks and hints we’ve been seeing surface over recent weeks. The company is expected to announce the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro on May 14 and the excitement just stepped up a notch thanks …

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5 reasons why the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL will be DOA

Google is preparing to enter the “affordable” market with the launch of the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL, which is hinted to be happening at Google I/O on May 7. With the rise of devices aimed at the mid-range, Google is attempting to replicate the success of Android smartphones like the OnePlus 6T, with …