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Google Play offers a replacement Nexus device charger

$15 USB charger works with Nexus phones and tablets, and probably many other Android devices.

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7 things every new Android user should know

A little lost with your first Android phone or tablet? Let us help you understand the basics of Android.

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How Samsung can still win the looming smartwatch wars in an Android Wear world

Google's smartwatch OS looks breathtaking, but there's still a path for Samsung's Gear devices to capture the public's imagination.

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Android Wear walkthrough offers a sneak peek into the future of wearables, Google-style

Rectangular screens are so...square. Buttons? We've moved beyond that. See this and more in Android Police's SDK teardown.

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Meet Android Wear, Google's bid to bring serious productivity to smartwatches

Two videos show the promise of a 'Google Now' watch—and it looks absolutely spectacular.

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Five must-have apps for March Madness

Whether you want to stream games, watch your bracket, or find a local bar to watch your teams in good company, these apps have you covered.

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Play Store update lets you require password entry for all in-app purchases

Users can now make it harder or easier to get past the password requirement for in-app purchases on Android.

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GamePop, like Ouya, backs away from standalone game consoles

Subscription-based microconsole will try offering its services to cable companies.

Jawbone UP24 wireless syncing now available for 10 Android phones

Select Android users can now buy Jawbone's latest activity-tracking wristband with confidence and peace of mind.

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Google's Android boss announces SDK specifically geared toward wearables

Google’s Sundar Pichai said the company is focused on helping devices work together across all categories.