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This week’s top stories: Samsung Galaxy S8 leaks, Android Wear 2.0 release date, Alphabet cuts Titan drone program & more


In this week’s top stories: Samsung Galaxy S8 curved renders, a possible Android Wear 2.0 release date, we go hands-on with Xiaomi Mi Mix and the new Nvidia Shield TV with Google Assistant, Alphabet cuts its former Titan drone program from X division, and much more.

We kicks things off with a look at new Samsung Galaxy S8 curved renders as an alternate flat version with headphone jack is expected. A leaked HTC brand video reveals possible Vive phone. And we take the attractive Xiaomi Mi Mix (in white!) for a spin and go hands-on with Nvidia’s new Shield TV with Google Assistant in this week’s top video.

Alphabet cuts former Titan drone program from X division. Sundar Pichai, Eric Schmidt & other keynote speakers get announced for Google Cloud Next ’17 in March. And Google hints at a possible Android Wear 2.0 release date.

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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.