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It's going to be at least a month before you have your own to unpack. Photo: Samsung

It’s going to be at least a month before you have your own to unpack. Photo: Samsung

Samsung’s smartphone sales may have dipped in recent months, but its new Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are already off to an excellent start. Since their unveiling at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this month, more than 20 million handsets have been pre-ordered.

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If you need a smartphone camera that can capture a steady image even when you’re not, you’ll want to choose Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 over the iPhone 6. At least, that’s what the South Korean company hopes to prove with the strange, shaking display table it brought to MWC.

Google Wallet is sticking around. Photo: Google

Google Wallet is sticking around. Photo: Google

Google’s ready to take on Apple Pay with a new mobile payments platform called Android Pay. It will work over NFC, and it will come with an API that will allow third-party developers to integrate the service into their own Android apps.

Tune into Samsung's Unpacked event here. Photo: Samsung

Tune into Samsung’s Unpacked event here. Photo: Samsung

In just a few hours, Samsung will be kicking off its Unpacked event at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It’s going to be the South Korean company’s biggest event of 2015, with both the Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge expected — and you can watch the whole thing live right here.

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HTC is going virtual. Photo: HTC

The One M9 isn’t the only exciting new product HTC has to show off in Barcelona today. The Taiwanese company also announced Vive, a new standalone virtual reality headset developed in partnership with Valve that wants to change the way you game — and more.

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