• Motorola Razr's Android 10 update makes better use of the outer screen
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    Engadget

    Motorola Razr's Android 10 update makes better use of the outer screen

    Motorola has updated the new Motorola Razr to Android 10, and its outer screen is now useful for everything from Google Maps to quick text replies.

  • Android 10 phones may have to hide third-party navigation gestures
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    Android 10 phones may have to hide third-party navigation gestures

    Are you fond of the custom navigation gestures on your Android phone? You might have to go digging for them in the future. The 9to5Google team says it has obtained the latest Google Mobile Services agreement for device makers, and the terms reportedly require that phones ship using either Android 10's new gestures or the old three-button layout. Third-party gestures can stay, but they have to be hidden at least one level below in the Settings app. Vendors not only can't enable their own gestures by default, they can't even be advertised in the setup process or by a notification.

  • Microsoft phones are back with the dual-screen Surface Duo
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    Microsoft phones are back with the dual-screen Surface Duo

    When Microsoft last built its own phones, we got the underwhelming Lumia 950 and 950 XL — a pair of devices that were meant to usher in the age of Windows 10 Mobile, but ultimately couldn't do the job. Now the company is trying to make its mark in mobile once again, but with a device we didn't exactly see coming: a dual-screen Android phone that looks just like a smaller Surface Neo.

  • Samsung will release the Galaxy Fold in September
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    Samsung will release the Galaxy Fold in September

    Three months. That's how long it has been since Samsung announced it would delay the Galaxy Fold due to issues that arose after reviewers got their hands on its nearly $2,000 device. People pointed out a hinge that could let debris fall inside and its screen protector as problem areas, and Huawei similarly delayed its folding Mate X. We've had speculation about how the company could fix it, rumors that a redesign is complete and hints that updates are incoming, but very few official statements until now. Samsung has revealed the next step for the Fold, which is to release the device in September in "select markets." The company listed several changes in its press release, and they're in line with the earlier rumors. Along with the press release, Samsung also released a gallery of photos of the device, and it looks to our eye pretty much like the Fold already did.

  • Google's new app lets you shop outfits you see people wearing in the street
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    Google's new app lets you shop outfits you see people wearing in the street

    Google's new app 'Style Match' allows you to shop clothes worn by strangers