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Supremely svelte Oppo R5 claims 'world's thinnest smartphone' crown

But a package that tiny requires compromises, as it has paltry storage and no headset jack.

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Google's guide for switching from iPhone to Android locks you into its cloud

The newly published tutorial sucks you into Google services - all of which work on iOS if you ever want to switch back.

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New attack hides stealthy Android malware in images

The attack could be used to distribute malware through applications that appear harmless, researchers said

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Google Play Games' new nearby multiplayer capabilities make it easier to play with pals

The new Google Play Games lets players challenge one another if they're in the same room.

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Motorola Droid Turbo leaked: Two days of battery life, Quad HD screen, and more

I bet your little phone can't handle 20 minutes in a rainstorm. Droid does.

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Nearly half of all Android devices are still vulnerable to two serious browser exploits

The percentage is much higher in some countries and lower in the U.S, security firm Lookout estimates

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Google Play Music for Android passes 500 million downloads

Google Play Music recently passed the 500 million download mark.

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TiVo's Android app now lets you stream recorded TV shows

You can now watch your backlog of programming on your Android phone or tablet.

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Report: Google 'tightening the screws' on Android manufacturers

Expect to see more Google services front and center on future devices.

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How to change notification sounds on your Android phone

Stand out from the crowd. Change your notification sound.