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Verizon Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 Edge+ Grab New Update

Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+, two phones that have been around for almost three years, are receiving a new update this week. The update is only a security patch and will arrive as software version N920VVRS3CRG1 for the Galaxy Note 5 and G928VVRS3CRG1 for the Ga...

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You Can Now Browse the Web in VR Thanks to Daydream Support for Chrome

Maybe it’s because I’m not completely engulfed in VR news these days, but I didn’t realize Chrome wasn’t already supported by Google’s Daydream VR platform. This week, that changes, with Google making the announcement this morning that those with a Daydream View headset...

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LG’s Latest ‘Signature Edition’ is a $1800 V35 ThinQ With Ceramic Body

LG unveiled its latest Signature Edition handset, what’s essentially the most premium smartphone the company offers in any given year. Last year, LG’s Signature Edition was a beefed up V30, priced at about $1,800. This year, LG’s new top of the line special edition phone is a V35 T...

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I Think I’m Passing on the Pixel 3 XL

After seeing the latest Pixel 3 XL prototype pictures that popped up over the weekend, I think I’m going to pass on it. Instead, my money will be going towards the regular Pixel 3, assuming Google doesn’t leave out some critical feature to try and differentiate the two. If history repeat...

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OnePlus Confirms OnePlus 3, 3T Will See Android P Update

Only back in June of this year, we learned that OnePlus would provide regular software OTA updates to OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T through November, though, it wasn’t exactly known if that meant total Android P support, considering the timing. This morning, the company has clarified its posit...

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You can now visit any website using Daydream VR. Even that one.

Chrome is now fully optimized to work with Daydream VR devices. Using Daydream, Chrome works just like it does on a phone, with all the features you already know. There’s also a new, Daydream-exclusive feature called Cinema Mode, which does exactly what you think it does. One thing the...

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Deal: Get Six Sigma certified for $79 (includes exam fee)

Project management certification is a golden ticket in many industries, so at AAPicks we love finding great offers on training programs. Today’s Lean Six Sigma deal particularly caught our eye.  The Lean Six Sigma Project Manager Certifications bundle gives you 37 hours of accredited...

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Xiaomi finds room for fake circuitry in Mi 8 Explorer Edition, but not a headphone jack

The Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition has a visible circuit board under a transparent back. Although Xiaomi said the circuit board is “real” it turns out it is non-functional. There are probably some other, more useful things Xiaomi could put into its phones. The Xiaomi Mi 8 is yet another...

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Fortnite might not come to the Play Store, and that’s a horrible idea

Earlier today, we found evidence suggesting that Epic Games — the creator of the mega-hit battle royale shooter Fortnite — might not release the Android version of the game on the Google Play Store. Instead, it might instruct users to download the APK file directly from the company...

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MoviePass is down again

After the revelation that MoviePass borrowed $5 million to keep its service up and running last week, things aren’t looking good. MoviePass subscribers, myself included, were met on Monday with a blank screen where their choice of screening should be. Navigating around dozens of theaters only...


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