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Renamed Android Security Bulletin now lists vulnerabilities for all devices, May security patch for Nexus rolling out

Like last month’s, the May security patch for Nexus devices is full of fixes across the board. This month’s bulletin includes several procedural changes that expand the security bulletin to list vulnerabilities for all Android devices.<p>Spurred by Stagefright last August, Google began issuing monthly …

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Google Keyboard update brings emoji bar, one-handed mode, adjustable height, and more

Google Keyboard is rolling out version 5.0, and it’s a big one. The update brings a slew of new features to your fingertips as well as several tweaks and improvements. Let’s dive right in and see what’s new.<p>Right out of the gate, Google is asking you to submit anonymized snippets of input to help …

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Make your bike electric with this swap-in tire

Electric bikes have been around for decades but haven't broken out of their niche audience. Instead of building a bicycle around electric power, GeoOrbital is a universal wheel you can swap into your existing bike to power your ride.<p>GeoOrbital's creators had previously worked at SpaceX and Ford, …

Comcast buying DreamWorks Animation for about $3.55B

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast is buying DreamWorks Animation, the film company behind the "Shrek," ''Madagascar" and "Kung Fu Panda" franchises, for …

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Samsung backs Mast Mobile, the startup that helps you manage multiple numbers on one phone

Communication startup Mast Mobile is launching on Android — specifically the Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge.<p>The news is part of a broader partnership with Samsung, which has made a minority investment of undisclosed size in the company. In addition, Mast said it’s …

Short-lived Moto 360 Sport no longer available on the Google Store

Yesterday we told you that the Nexus 9 was abruptly pulled from the Google Store, and now the Mountain View company has pulled another device from sale. The Moto 360 Sport, which we recently reviewed and has only been on the Google Store for a few months, is now listed as “Not available”…<p>This seems …

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Google Photos is making it easier to search and organize your images

Google is rolling out a few updates new features to improve its Photos service today. Most notably, Photos now has a permanent search bar up top instead of the previous floating action button.<p>The idea is to emphasize search by making it more accessible; with one tap, you can see recent searches, …