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How to wipe your phone or tablet before you sell it – CNET

Trading in or selling your old mobile device? Wipe it the right way to reduce the risk of personal data falling into the wrong hands. Remember that no method apart from physically destroying the device and its storage is 100 percent foolproof -- data may still be recoverable with the right tools. These tips ...

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First phone filled with Nougat likely to come from LG – CNET

LG will show off its first Android 7.0 Nougat phone in another month. LG Electronics LG will reveal in September what could be the first phone to sport the new Android 7.0 operating system known as Nougat. In a blog post dubbed "Play More," the company revealed that it will unveil its V20 phone on September 6 in San Francisco. The...

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Android 7.0 Nougat could arrive August 5 – CNET

Android 7.0 Nougat may launch at the end of the work week. Google Google may launch Android 7.0 Nougat as soon as Friday. This particular prediction came from known and generally reliable leaker Evan Blass, aka @evleaks, in a tweet on Saturday. "Android 7.0 releases next month, with the 8/5 security patch," Blass said in the ...

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How to free up space on your Android phone or tablet – CNET

James Martin/CNET You know the old saw: You can never be too rich, too thin or have too much storage on your phone. The first two are folly. But the latter can prove all too accurate when you find yourself with no more room to install apps, take pictures and download music. Some Android phones and tablets...

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Download Amazon videos to your Android SD card – CNET

The Amazon Video app allows Android users to download movies and TV shows for offline viewing, but only if the phone or tablet has space to accommodate the videos. Given the sizes of those downloads, you might quickly find yourself short on storage. If only the app would allow you to save downloads ...

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5 splash-resistant phones for the summer – CNET

More and more water-resistant and even waterproof phones have been launching and it doesn't look like it will stop anytime soon. Thanks to advances in this field, water-resistant coatings and seals that were once the exclusive realm of bulky rugged phones have made it into the mainstream phone population, like Samsung's popular ...

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