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This week’s top stories: Samsung, Huawei, Pokémon Go, hands-on w/ Moto G4/Plus & much more


In this week’s top stories:  A first look at the iris scanner on Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 7, new Huawei devices, hands-on with the Moto G4 and G4 Plus, and the Pokemon Go craze continues. 

Apps |

We start off with the latest from Pokémon Go mania, updates for Hangouts, Google Keyboard 5.1 with custom themes and more.

Chrome |

We went hands-on with Android apps on Chrome OS this week as the Acer R11 and Chromebook Pixel (2015) picked up Play Store support.

Alphabet |

Nest debuted its new Nest cam Outdoor alongside new features for existing users coming soon, and one report claimed Google plans to expand its family plans to services beyond Play Music.

Android |

We move on to the latest Android news, including a first look at the iris scanner on Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy Note 7 and new devices unveiled by Huawei this week, and we finish off with our hands-on video of the Moto G4 and Moto G4 Plus.

Android Wear |

This week’s top videos |

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Avatar for Jordan Kahn Jordan Kahn

Jordan writes about all things Apple as Senior Editor of 9to5Mac, & contributes to 9to5Google, 9to5Toys, & He also co-authors 9to5Mac’s weekly Logic Pros series and makes music as one half of Toronto-based Makamachine.