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  1. Don't want to install that smartphone app? With Google, you may not have to
    The search giant experiments with tech that lets you use apps without downloading them. It's part of Google's plan to keep its crown when it comes to mobile search.
  2. Google Photos has a fix for selfie overload on your smartphone
    An update to the app makes it easier for Android users to create extra space on their devices.
  3. Sprint once again vows to halve your phone bill
    The promotion targeting customers at rivals AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile is similar to a campaign offered a year ago.
  4. iPad Pro hit by production issues, says analyst
    Sales are still expected to reach up to 2.6 million units by year's end, says a KGI Securities analyst.
  5. Facebook activates Safety Check for Nigeria bombing
    For the second time in a week, the social network lets users in the vicinity of a terrorist attack tell friends and family they're safe with one click.