Jon PhillipsEditor-in-Chief, Greenbot

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Jon is the Editor-in-Chief of PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot & TechHive. He's been covering all manner of consumer hardware since 1995.

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As replacement Note7s catch fire, we're nearing a permanent suspension of our Note7 recommendation

Four ostensibly safe Note7 phones have gone up in flames, begging the question, Is it time to ditch the Note7 entirely and wait for Note8?

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Hands on with Google Home: Your Google universe in a home-appliance wrapper

Beware, Amazon. You now have serious competition in the always-aware WiFi speaker game.

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Hands-on with Pixel, the most Googley Android phone ever

Has Google improved its build quality? Sure. But the headline stories for the Pixel phones are Google Assistant and a better camera experience.

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Nixon Mission review: A hardcore Android Wear watch for surf and snow

Ruggedized for action sports, the Nixon Mission is water resistant down to 10 ATM thanks to a trick "MicLock" feature.

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Google's cheeky Oct. 4 event invite never mentions Pixel phones

Nonetheless, reliable signs point to Google retiring Nexus phone branding on October 4 and replacing it with Pixel signage via the eponymous 5-inch Pixel and 5.5-inch Pixel XL.

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LG V20 hands on: A 5.7-inch phablet for smartphone content creators

The V20 is the first smartphone to ship with Android 7.0 Nougat, and comes loaded with multimedia features, and an entirely new battery-swap scheme.

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LG reveals its V20 smartphone, a 5.7-inch phablet for 'storytellers'

Can a serious YouTuber reasonably use a mere phone to shoot all her videos? That's what LG promises as consumers weigh options in a crowded marketplace for super-sized phablets.

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Michael Kors Access review: A fashion-first approach to Android Wear

What can Michael Kors bring to the Dylan version of its Android Wear smartwatch? A lot of good intentions, and a not-so-svelte design.

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Android 7.0 Nougat rollout begins for Nexus devices with LG's V20 on deck

Nexus hardware and the Pixel C tablet will begin getting over-the-air updates for Nougat over the next few weeks, while LG's V20 will ship with the OS built right in.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and wire-free Gear IconX earphones on sale in U.S.

We loved the Note 7 phablet, and now it's onsale at Best Buy, among other retailers, for $349 on contract. And those IconX wireless earphones? A cool $200.

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Best Pokemon Go phone ever? We think we just created it

It's just a design exercise, but we think we've landed on the best possible hardware experience for Pokémon Go.

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The most interesting thing about Philips' new health gadgets is their FDA status

Philips' new health watch, body analysis scale, blood pressure monitors, and thermometer scream "medical device" in both form and function.

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This is Gear Fit2, Samsung's $179 bid to out-feature other fitness wearables

Built-in GPS. 4GB of music storage. Android notifications. And a pretty curved display. The Gear Fit2 packs a lot of razzle-dazzle for $179.

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Hands-on with Samsung's Gear IconX: Wireless earbuds with step and heart-rate sensors

Look closely, because this may be the future of mobile music playback: Completely wire-free earbuds with built-in data tracking.

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LG G5 review: LG's appetite for risk is admirable, but doesn't pay off

With an improved battery swapping system, the LG G5 isn't a bad phone, per se. But various other features probably looked better in the R&D lab than they do in real life.