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News, analysis and tips on the Google Android operating system, and devices and apps that use it.

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Shocker! Yahoo whiz kid likes Snapchat

At LeWeb in Paris, 18-year-old Nick D'Aloisio, who joined Yahoo when it acquired his company, talks about the entrepreneurial spirit.

By December 10, 2013

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First look: Nabi Big Tab, the biggest Android kid tablet we've ever seen

It's 20 or 24 inches, weighs at least ten pounds, and has kid-friendly apps and software. And it's large enough to double as a living-room TV for Netflix.

By August 19, 2014

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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By November 24, 2014

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What my kid learned with a Little Scholar tablet

There are myriad educational apps and devices out there, and Crave's Eric Mack has found many of them disappointing, but he reports that School Zone's Android tablet is a notable exception.

By August 10, 2014

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​Google on Android Lollipop security: Set it and forget it

Google's lead security engineer on Android thinks you shouldn't have to be a tech whiz to keep your phone secure.

By October 28, 2014

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Google reportedly aims to expand to kids as customers

The search giant is considering changes to its services that would legally allow children to sign up, according to a report published Monday.

By August 18, 2014

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Mom creates app so kids can't ignore her calls

Sharon Standifird got fed up with her kids being kids. So she created "Ignore No More."

By August 17, 2014

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Six kitchen appliances to bring home for the holidays

From smart cooking gadgets to ingenious small appliances, these six kitchen solutions want to come to your culinary rescue this holiday season.

By November 24, 2014

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Google drops sweet hints about name for Android 'L' release

A promo suggests possible names for Google's next mobile operating system, from Lemon Meringue Pie to Lemon Drop.

By October 15, 2014

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LG unleashes a wearable that lets parents track their kids

The Kizon is worn by children but is really meant for parents -- letting them know where their kids are at all times with GPS, Wi-Fi, and a direct call button.

By July 8, 2014