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Qualcomm's new Snapdragon Wear chip. Photo: Qualcomm

Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon Wear chip. Photo: Qualcomm

Qualcomm has unveiled a new Snapdragon chip designed specifically for wearable gadgets. It’s called the Snapdragon Wear 2100, and it promises to allow thinner and more powerful wearables with better battery life.

This is the LG G5's new Quick Cover. Photo: LG

This is the LG G5’s new Quick Cover. Photo: LG

LG won’t officially unveil its flagship G5 until later this month, but the company is already announcing cases for it. Its first is a high-end metallic Quick Cover, which works alongside the G5’s new always-on display.

Awake even when you're not? Photo: Android Authority

Awake even when you’re not? Photo: Android Authority

Putting your smartphone’s display to sleep as much as possible is the easiest way to save battery life, but LG wants you to keep it on. Leaked press materials confirm its new G5 will ship with an always-on display that will make it easy to see useful information at a glance.

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The LG G5 looks good. Photo: Amazon

Cases prematurely listed on Amazon for the upcoming LG G5 all but confirm the device will pack dual rear-facing cameras and an all-new design.

LG has done away with its back-facing volume buttons in favor of a more traditional rocker located on the side of the device, but there is a fingerprint scanner situated beneath its camera sensors.

Where are all the updates?! Photo: Google

Where are all the updates?! Photo: Google

Four months after making its official debut, Android 6.0 Marshmallow has finally been installed on more than 1 percent of compatible devices.

Google’s latest update is expected to get a boost in the comping months as new devices from Samsung, LG, HTC, and others go on sale — but that figure is pretty depressing at this point.

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