Sprint LG G6 gets CallingPLUS, a VoLTE-WiFi calling combo, in latest update

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_g6.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-451267" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_g6-728x485.png" alt="" width="668" height="445" /></a></p> <p>If you're not a Sprint customer who's in-tune with all the carrier's quirks and features, you probably haven't heard of CallingPLUS. After all, only three phones currently support it - that is, until now. The LG G6 has become the fourth Sprint phone to support CallingPLUS with this latest update.</p> <p><span id="more-451266"></span></p> <p>The G6 joins the ranks of Galaxy J7 Perx, LG Stylo 3, and <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/08/12/sprint-galaxy-s8-s8-get-updates-callingplus-volte-wifi-calling-combination/">Galaxy S8/S8+</a> in the CallingPLUS stables. What exactly does CallingPLUS entail, you ask?<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/sprint-lg-g6-gets-callingplus-volte-wifi-calling-combo-latest-update/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/sprint-lg-g6-gets-callingplus-volte-wifi-calling-combo-latest-update/'>Sprint LG G6 gets CallingPLUS, a VoLTE-WiFi...

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[Deal Alert] Verizon Moto Z2 Force is $456 ($300 off) with free Projector Moto Mod at Best Buy

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_Screen-Shot-2017-10-10-at-10.42.23-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-451263" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_Screen-Shot-2017-10-10-at-10.42.23-PM-728x237.png" alt="" width="668" height="217" /></a></p> <p>Lenovo's introduced a bunch of new models to the Moto brand since it acquired Motorola, and one of those is the Moto Z2 Force. The Z2 Force is basically Motorola's flagship, and in <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/08/03/moto-z2-force-review-focusing-wrong-things/">our review</a>, we found that while it was incredibly quick and took nice pictures, it was just too expensive. But now, Best Buy is offering up the Verizon Z2 Force for a stunningly low $456 <em>with</em> a free Insta-Share Projector Moto Mod.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/deal-alert-verizon-moto-z2-force-456-300-off-free-projector-moto-mod-best-buy/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/deal-alert-verizon-moto-z2-force-456-300-off-free-projector-moto-mod-best-buy/'>[Deal Alert] Verizon Moto Z2 Force is $456 ($300...

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Google tinkering with autoplay videos in the YouTube app

Personally, whenever I sign into the Facebook app on any of my devices, the first thing I do is turn off autoplay videos. There’s something about an app doing something I don’t want at any given time that rubs me the wrong way, but others view it as a convenience rather than an annoyance. I […]

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Tim Cook to announce new Oxford University start-up hub tomorrow

According to a new report from The Financial Times, Tim Cook tomorrow will announce a new dedicated space for start-ups at Oxford University. The report explains that Cook will be joined by several tech entrepreneurs tomorrow as he announces “The Foundry.” Spigen TEKA RA200 Airpods Earhooks Cover The Foundry is a converted ice factory at […]

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Google acquires podcast startup focused on personalized, short-form audio content

Early last year, Play Music added a directory and podcast playback to the Android and web apps. Later on, Google’s music service was updated with machine learning to deliver personalized and contextual recommendations for songs and playlists. A recent startup acquisition now suggests that podcast personalization could be coming. Nintendo Switch As spotted by Business Insider, podcast […]

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Telegram v4.4 adds live locations, a new media player, and more

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_89052c9f12dbb51f7b.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-451239" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_89052c9f12dbb51f7b-728x425.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="390" /></a></p> <p>There are two things we've come to expect in each Telegram update. First, the developers will add some useful features that improve your chat experience. Second, there will be a cool cartoon illustration of the update with a hipster monopoly man. The latter is obviously present (you'll have to forgive the iPhone), but what about the features? You can share live locations, listen to tunes more easily, and more. That sounds pretty useful.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/telegram-v4-4-adds-live-locations-new-media-player/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/telegram-v4-4-adds-live-locations-new-media-player/'>Telegram v4.4 adds live locations, a new media player, and more</a> was written...

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Win one of 10 free codes for the Humble Mobile Korea Bundle

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_Screen-Shot-2017-10-10-at-6.02.01-PM.png" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-451231" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_Screen-Shot-2017-10-10-at-6.02.01-PM-728x415.png" alt="" width="668" height="381" /></a></p> <p>Games are great. Cheap games are even better. But free games are the best of them all. We're now giving away ten codes for the latest Humble Mobile Bundle: the <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/03/latest-humble-mobile-bundle-includes-7-games-made-korea/">Made in Korea pack</a>, which features seven games from developers based out of South (not North, for obvious reasons) Korea.</p> <p><span id="more-451230"></span></p> <p>Regularly, you'd have to pay $1 to get the old school LCD-style shooter <a class="external" href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.totalbattery.ifo" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener"><em>I.F.O</em></a> and the stealth action game <em><a class="external" href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.byulbram.SilverBullet" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener">the SilverBullet</a></em>.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/win-one-10-free-codes-humble-mobile-korea-bundle/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/win-one-10-free-codes-humble-mobile-korea-bundle/'>Win one of 10 free...

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Deal: Qi Wireless Charging Pad, 10 bucks

Today we’re spotlighting a wireless charging pad that normally goes for $21.99, but for a brief time it’s on sale for $10.99. Not many frills or gimmicks here. You’re getting a standard Neva Tech wireless charger for about the price you would pay for a normal MicroUSB cable (which is included). If you’ve got a […]

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5000+ Wells Fargo ATMs now have NFC, can be signed into with Android Pay

<p style="text-align: center"><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_DSC00590.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-451215" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_DSC00590-728x485.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="445" /></a></p> <p>Today Wells Fargo announced that over 5,000 of the company's 13,000 ATMs support NFC for card-free access. Wells Fargo customers can now initiate an ATM transaction with little more than their phone and PIN, no card required. This is in addition to the <a href="https://stories.wf.com/taking-atms-to-the-next-level-with-card-free-access/">one-time access code</a> ATM system deployed earlier this year. <span id="more-451213"></span></p> <p>The new system can work via Android Pay, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, or the Wells Fargo Wallet system in the <a href="https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wf.wellsfargomobile&hl=en">Wells Fargo app</a>, presumably so long as you have a Wells Fargo card...

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Update: The hilarious Thimbleweed Park is now available on Android

Update (10/10): The wait is finally over! Thimbleweed Park is now available in the Google Play Store for $9.99. That might seem a little pricey, but it’s actually quite affordable compared to the PC version, which comes in at $19.99. Of course, since you’re paying $10, you won’t see a single in-app purchase in this title. […]

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Google is nerfing all Home Minis because mine spied on everything I said 24/7

<p><a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_google-home-mini-charcoal2.jpg" class=" no-style"><img class="alignnone size-hero-size wp-image-449336" src="http://www.androidpolice.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/nexus2cee_google-home-mini-charcoal2-728x457.jpg" alt="" width="668" height="419" /></a></p> <p>When the first home assistants were announced, I was excited. A device I can wake up with a simple hotword will answer my questions, set reminders, turn on the TV, and dim the lights, all without having to get off the couch. Amazon's Echo, Google's Home, Echo Mini, and a myriad others, most recently the Home Mini, have invaded our kitchens, living rooms, and bedrooms. Heck, I put one in the bathroom.<div class="clear"></div> <a href="http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/google-nerfing-home-minis-mine-spied-everything-said-247/" class="read-more">Read More</a></p><p><a href='http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/10/10/google-nerfing-home-minis-mine-spied-everything-said-247/'>Google is nerfing all Home Minis because mine spied on everything I said...

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