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iPhone 8 vs Galaxy Note 8 vs Essential Phone (leading the way)

iPhone 8 vs Galaxy Note 8 vs Essential Phone (leading the way)

Rumors and insider tips have given us a generally good idea of what's to come with regard to Apple and Samsung's next hero devices. The Galaxy Note 8 and the iPhone 8 - or iPhone Pro, if you prefer - are rumored to come with displays that cover nearly their entire frontside. As for the Essential Phone - we found out earlier this week that Andy Rubin wants to bring the fight right to the doorsteps of both of the biggest names in mobile.

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PokeLand could be Nintendo’s next Pokemon GO

PokeLand could be Nintendo’s next Pokemon GO

With last summer's immense success in Pokemon GO, it isn't really shocking to see Nintendo and The Pokemon Company trying to knock it out of the park again. Though Pokemon GO is still going fairly strong, the pair of companies have decided to launch a new Pokemon mobile game. This one is called PokeLand, and it seems to have a lot more in common with Pokemon games of the past.

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Halide promises classic Leica charm from the iPhone camera

Halide promises classic Leica charm from the iPhone camera

The smartphone may have won the "best camera you always have on you" war, but new iPhone app Halide believes it can still win the battle for the sweet spot of mobile photographers. The app, which landed in the App Store today, attempts to fill the gap between two extremes that have formed in smartphone camera apps. On the one hand, you have the full-auto mode, which takes away almost all the controls from the user.

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10 iPad Pro apps to help you ditch the laptop

10 iPad Pro apps to help you ditch the laptop

Apple has been harping on and on about how the iPad Pro is not a PC and more than a PC but it hasn't exactly said much about how. Aside from, of course, having a keyboard accessory and running Microsoft Office's mobile suite. There is a grain of truth in that, of course. Thanks to the iPad Pro's beefy specs and the almighty Pencil, it definitely comes close to replacing your PC. Here are 10 classes of apps that can help you leave the bulky laptop at home while you go about your merry way.

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Google Photo Books can now be designed and ordered on iOS & Android

Google Photo Books can now be designed and ordered on iOS & Android

Google Photos was one of the big tentpole features to be highlighted at the company's I/O 2017 keynote last week, and Photo Books were one of the neat new additions to the service. It basically allows users to browse their photo collections and select images to be added to a physical picture album that will be printed and mailed to their door. Now Google has updated their mobile Photos apps, so you can create your photo albums right from an iOS or Android device.

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Pokemon GO Unown event : legendary keys and clues!

Pokemon GO Unown event : legendary keys and clues!

Over the past several updates to Pokemon GO, Niantic has been preparing for an inevitable event - and here's how we see it being Unown-heavy. On June 30th, 2016, SlashGear called Pokemon GO the best game EVER - that was just a few days before the first APK release to start the game worldwide, officially. If Niantic follows plans we've been tipped (anonymously, as always), we'll see the biggest event in the short history of Pokemon GO - and it'll arrive in just over a month!

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Magikarp Jump app is super quick fun [iPhone / APK download]

Magikarp Jump app is super quick fun [iPhone / APK download]

Google Play as well as Apple's App Store now have the next Pokemon game Magikarp Jump. This game is very likely the most inane Pokemon game in the history of Pokemon games - and not only on the mobile platform. This is the latest effort by The Pokemon Company to cash in on the Pokmon craze created in part by Niantic's release of Pokemon GO. This game is not the same as Pokemon GO, but it has just about as many Magikarp inside.

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How to delete Archive posts on Instagram [APK Download]

How to delete Archive posts on Instagram [APK Download]

In May of 2017, the developers at Instagram began public testing of a feature they called "Archive." With this feature, as TechCrunch mentioned, it seemed as though Instagram was aiming to curb the massive amount of media deleting going on throughout the social network. Users that delete their media are not always users who are later happy they've deleted their media.

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Galaxy S8 claimed faster than iPhone 7 in battery of tests

Galaxy S8 claimed faster than iPhone 7 in battery of tests

The never ending rivalry between Apple and Samsung always leads to their respective flagship getting compared generation after generation, even if they are launched practically half a year apart. With the Galaxy S8 having reached major markets, the comparisons with Apple's current champ, the iPhone 7, has naturally started. Is the Galaxy S8 faster than the iPhone 7? Does the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, which was made by Samsung for Qualcomm, have what it takes to unseat the Apple A10 Fusion? Tom's Guide performs five tests to answer that.

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Pioneer 2017 NEX in-dash receivers turn any car into a smartphone

Pioneer 2017 NEX in-dash receivers turn any car into a smartphone

Not everyone needs a hi-tech, and expensive, "smart" car, but almost no one will deny the entertainment and navigation benefits that come with our smartphones. For some car owners, especially those with older models, an upgrade just isn't possible. Thankfully, Pioneer has a new batch of NEX in-dash DIN multimedia receivers that can give any car, even older ones, a taste of the future.

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Pokemon GO Event update: Rock Start Time, Adventure Week News and Guide

Pokemon GO Event update: Rock Start Time, Adventure Week News and Guide

Today begins the 7-day event in Pokemon GO called Adventure Week, so called because of its celebratory attitude. It's also a sort of undercover Indiana Jones party - which you'll find out more about in just a moment. But what you came here to see is when the event begins, for starters. Slap a bike helmet on and get prepared to roll for candy because this event begins this afternoon.

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Find your inner zen with these meditation apps for Android and iOS

Find your inner zen with these meditation apps for Android and iOS

An increasing number of professionals are extolling the value of meditation; it is relaxing, helps lower blood pressure, and more. Getting started, though, can seem daunting and that's where guided instruction comes in. If you're not keen to visit an actual meditation center and get in-person instruction, your preferred app store has the second-best option: high-quality meditation apps with guided meditations.

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