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David Singleton, director of Android engineering, says "thousands" of apps have been updated to support Android Wear.

Google says Android Wear about to get even smarter (Q&A)

The search giant hasn't said much about its OS for wearable devices since a demo in June. CNET sat down with two of the project's head engineers to find out what's new.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 25: David Singleton, Director of Engineering of Android at Google, stands in front of a Samsung Gear Live watch during the Google I/O Developers Conference at Moscone Center on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The seventh annual Google I/O Developers conference is expected to draw thousands through June 26. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Google's Android Wear team: We'll update early and often

The tech titan has "several" updates to the Android Wear OS coming by year's end, with the first due this week. Here's a hint of what to expect.

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64GB iPhone 6 may adopt sapphire screen as test -- analyst

Apple may test the waters of a sapphire-screened phone by limiting the tough but pricey material to a single version of the next iPhone this year, claims analyst Gene Munster.

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The Bracketron Twist360 II. iPad Mini included! (If you win, that is.)

Enter for your chance to win an iPad Mini and more!

Just answer one simple question and you'll be entered to win both the Mini and a sweet Bracketron accessory bundle.

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HTC Desire 510 offers affordable 4G (hands-on)

If you desperately want 4G, the Desire 510 won't break the bank. CNET's Rich Trenholm finds out if it's worth the cost.

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Looking for some free apps to fill up your iPad? Here are five of the most popular free iPad apps for February 2013.

When it comes to apps, tablet users are bigger spenders

The nearly $100 billion app market may not be dominated by tablets, but slate owners spend more on average for content than their smartphone counterparts.

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Xiaomi sells 40,000 Redmi 1S phones in 4 seconds in India

The Chinese company appears to be unable to keep up with demand for its phones in India -- leading to complains on Facebook about the "limited" quantity of its stocks.

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Waterproof HTC Butterfly 2 flies high with 13-megapixel camera

The HTC Butterfly 2 is one of the best flagships from the company so far -- it's just a shame you may not have the chance to own it outside of Asia.

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Iliad's Paris headquarters sport the Free brand used for its ISP and carrier businesses.

​Iliad allies could sweeten bid to buy T-Mobile USA

The French company doesn't want to pay more on its own, but is rounding up allies to help persuade Deutsche Telekom to sell its controlling interest in the US carrier.

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HTC President of Americas Jason Mackenzie introduces the HTC One M8 for Windows in New York City in August 2014.

Piggyback tech: Winning tack for Nook and Windows Phone?

Commentary: Microsoft and Barnes & Noble have both brought key software to alternative devices that have a solid footing. But just one has a clear-cut edge.

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Why Galaxy Note 4 is a must-win for Samsung. Hint: Big-screen iPhone

Apple is expected to launch its own big-screen smartphones a week after Samsung's Unpacked event, putting more pressure on the Korean electronics giant.

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​Apple teams with top credit cards for iPhone 6 payments, reports say

Apple is partnering with American Express, Visa, and MasterCard on a mobile wallet system expected to be introduced with the iPhone 6 on September 9, according to two different reports.

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