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Samsung Gear S3 review

by Joshua Vergara 8 hours ago20 comments

The best tech gifts for any budget

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Three things Android Wear needs to succeed

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Google Wifi review

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15 best free Android apps of 2016

Apps are one of the best things about Android and you can get some pretty sweet ones without spending a dime. Here are the best free Android apps!
by Joe Hindy5 days ago137

Google Hangouts adds GIF keyboard for Android 7.1 Nougat users

Google is currently rolling out version 15.0 of its Hangouts chat client, adding in support for Android 7.1 Nougat's GIF keyboard.
by John Callaham1 week ago7

Google brings app shortcuts to its Hangouts app

Google's Hangouts now features app shortcuts, If you are a heavy user, they will make your life just a tad bit easier.
by Ryan VergaraNovember 1, 20163

Hangouts will no longer be required to come pre-installed on Android phones in December

In a recent email sent to GMS partners, Google is no longer requiring Hangouts to be pre-installed on Android phones starting December 1. What's more, Duo is taking its spot.
by Jimmy WestenbergOctober 7, 201638

The Hangouts Chrome extension is getting a familiar makeover

While you’re waiting for Allo to launch – or you’re video-calling one of the other five million Duo users – Google is still giving Hangouts a fair shake.
by Bogdan PetrovanAugust 26, 20169

Google Hangouts to hang around, focus on business users

Allo and Duo are all set to become Google’s main consumer chat plays, but Hangouts will still exist and will be focused on business users.
by Sanjit DuttAugust 16, 201628

10 best video calling apps for Android

Have you ever seen a futuristic movie or TV show where video calling wasn't the norm? Be a part of that future with these awesome video calling apps!
by Joe HindyAugust 1, 201612

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week we'll talk about the latest Pokemon Go news along with other big stuff from the world of apps and games!
by Joe HindyJuly 17, 2016

Hangouts adds “shareable link” feature to join group conversations

Google Hangouts has added another two features: inviting people to group chats with a shareable link and searching for group conversations via chat name.
by Kris CarlonJuly 15, 201612

Hangouts 11 kills merged messages, finally adds video messages

Hangouts 11 adds one long overdue feature and removes another useful one. You can now send videos in chats, but merged conversations have been removed.
by Kris CarlonJuly 13, 201628
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