Michael SimonStaff Writer, Greenbot

If it has a screen, battery or a plug, Michael Simon wants to play with it. He has been obsessed with technology since he bought his first ThinkPad—the one with the lift-up keyboard that let you swap out the drive. He's still waiting for that to come back in style.

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People are disappearing from Google Photos albums, but a fix is coming

Some users on the Google Photos forum have complained that people were disappearing from their auto-generated albums, but Google is aware of the problem.

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Google's set to unveil a new Earth experience, possibly bringing Daydream support

As part of the Earth Day celebration, Google will showcase a new Earth experience at an event in New York City on April 18.

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The 10 best features in Android O (so far)

We've explored the developer's preview of Android O, the next version of Google's operating system, and found some exciting new things.

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Google Photos brings electronic stabilization to your old and shaky family videos

A new feature in the Google Photos app will stabilize videos in your library that weren't taken with a steady cam.

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Samsung's Bixby won’t support voice commands when it debuts on the Galaxy S8

In a statement ahead of the Galaxy S8's April 21 launch, Samsung has said that Bixby Voice won't be supported in the U.S. until later in the spring.

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Leaked OnePlus 5 specs show a handset built to take on the Galaxy S8

A leaked set of specs show OnePlus is gearing up for a splashy release with its next handset, with a Snapdragon 835 chip and a slimmed-down design.

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones

Fear not, early adopters: The Galaxy S8 might not be running Android 7.0 for very long

While it will be shipping with Android 7.0, there are signs that Samsung is looking to update the Galaxy S8 to Nougat 7.1 as quickly as possible.

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The ability to make audio calls in Duo is rolling out worldwide

Previously limited to users in Brazil, Google is rolling out audio calling in Duo to users all across the globe.

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Google Pixel 2: Everything we think we know about the next Google flagship

Google is looking to build on the success of its breakthrough Pixel phone with a killer follow-up.

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Google primes Home for a major new feature: multiple account support

Google appears to be turning on support for multiple accounts in Home, letting family members access their own calendars and music libraries on the speaker.

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Sorry Huawei Watch owners, you're actually not getting Android Pay

Despite an earlier report that said the watch was being tested by Google for Android Pay support, Huawei has confirmed to us that its first-generation wearable 'does not have NFC.'

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Samsung made an even better Galaxy S8+, but you can’t have it

Samsung will reportedly begin selling a 128GB Galaxy S8+ variant with 6GB of RAM, but it will only be available in China and Korea.

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Gboard update brings text selection mode and resizing to Android keyboard app

The latest update to the Gboard app for Android brings a flurry of new changes, including a toolbar option for selecting and editing text, and better control over the size of your keyboard.

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Comcast takes another crack at being a mobile provider with new Xfinity Mobile service

Cable giant Comcast is rolling out a new wireless service that looks to tap into its wide array of Wi-Fi hotspots and use Verizon's network to fill in the gaps.

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LG G6 Review: The right phone at the wrong time

LG reinvents its flagship handset with the G6, but its great screen and industrial design are almost certain to be overshadowed by the Galaxy S8.