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bloatware

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How to remove bloatware on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Tired of looking at apps you never wanted or use? Here's how you can rid yourself of pre-installed apps on the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.

By October 20, 2014

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South Korea to banish bloatware from smartphones

Phone makers and carriers, take notice: You'll have to let smartphone owners delete all that software you stuff into handsets that no one actually wants.

By January 24, 2014

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Meet the new faces of Samsung in Silicon Valley

The Korean electronics giant has been making a big push in the Bay Area. CNET lays out some of the key businesses and players.

By November 10, 2014

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What's killing your battery? Android's top 10 performance-sapping apps

Is your phone or tablet battery constantly reduced to a sliver of red on the screen? New research has found the worst performance-draining apps on Android devices, and Facebook is the biggest culprit.

By November 5, 2014

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AT&T nabs Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 for October 24

Ma Bell's next Android will be a wallet-friendly take on the plus-sized smartphone.

By October 20, 2014

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Friday Poll: Are you happy with iOS 8 so far?

Apple upgraders, this one's for you. You've already downloaded the new OS and have spent some time playing with it. Now tell us how you're feeling about the changes.

By September 19, 2014

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Get rid of bloatware on the Samsung Galaxy S4

The Galaxy S4 comes with plenty of software preinstalled, but that doesn't mean you're going to use it all. Donald Bell shows you how to remove unwanted items from your sight.

By May 6, 2013

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How Samsung plans to fix its Galaxy Apps store

In an interview, the head of Samsung's US media and software unit talks about creating a different kind of app store environment.

By September 3, 2014

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Get useless bloatware off your Galaxy S4

Get rid of those bloaty, unnecessary apps that come pre-installed on the Samsung Galaxy S4.

By May 6, 2013

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Facebook Home: Bold experiment or extreme bloatware?

commentary The Facebook phone isn't a phone at all, but a comprehensive skin that runs on top of the OS. Android purists will not be pleased.

By April 4, 2013