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It was a busy, busy week for Android lovers, with everything from exciting product launches, to category-defining products, to new versions of Android and glimpses of what’s to come. These are the essential stories, the summary of an entire week in just a few phrases. It’s must read Android.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with Samsung Galaxy Gear

If the Note 3 and Galaxy Gear combo have you excited, this may not help your heart rate: T-Mobile is giving the pair away! Just for pre-registering for information on their site, you could win the newest combo from Samsung!

Galaxy Gear Note 3 find my device

One of the coolest features of the Galaxy Gear/Note 3 combo is the find my device feature. When you find yourself in a situation where your device is just nowhere to be found — but you know it’s around somewhere — the two devices have the ability to find one another.