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Smartphones cameras just keep getting better, and you've probably taken a few photos over the years that you want to commit to memory forever. Sure, you can post them on social media or get individual prints at your local convenience store, but there's nothing like a nice photo book to organize all of your favorite shots in one place. Luckily, Google makes it easy to order customized books through its Photos backup service. Whether you're using the website or the app on your phone, it just Read more [...]
Article originally published at: Android Central

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Sony Xperia L2 release date and price The Sony Xperia L2 was released on February 16 in the US, and is available from Best Buy for $249. It comes in black, gold and pink. For this review, I tested the black model. The specs of the smartphone don't live up to the price. / © AndroidPIT by Irina Efremova Sony Xperia L2 design and build quality The design of the Xperia L2 doesn't deviate from the classic, iconic lines of Sony's Omnibalance design. The smartphone has a plastic frame and back. But Read more [...]
Article originally published at: Droid Life

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The Server Message Block protocol, better known as SMB, is one of the most popular ways to transfer files over a network. It has been built into Windows for over 20 years (and the open-source Samba implementation is frequently used on other OSes), but version 1.0 has largely fallen out of use thanks to several major security vulnerabilities. Microsoft deprecated SMBv1 in 2014, and Windows 10 no longer includes it. Solid Explorer has been a popular Android file manager for years, but it still only Read more [...]
Article originally published at: Android Police

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I thought I would be taking advantage of a spell of warm weather and getting outside to spend some time with my favorite hobby — fiddling around with some woodworking tools — but instead, I'm stuck inside watching it rain on this dreary Saturday afternoon. Bleh. I need to get my mind clear and I have a chess set to get done so please stop teasing me with springtime temps and take it away at the last minute, mkay? It's cool, though. I found another thing I need to do that's fun while being productive Read more [...]
Article originally published at: Android Central

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According to a new support page, Android Wear 2.9 is rolling out now. As long as your watch has some version of Android Wear 2.0, you should get it Google just started rolling out Android Wear 2.8 earlier this month, but it's already talking about Wear 2.9. Like the last update, this one isn't making huge changes to the nature of Wear. It does, however, include a few new options for notification counters on your watch face and some changes to the way developers handle complications. Starting Read more [...]
Article originally published at: Android Police