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Fossil Q Wander and Q Marshal go up for pre-order August 12 for $295

If you’ve been excited for the upcoming Fossil Q Wander and Q Marshal, we have some good news for you. Fossil will open pre-orders for the two watches beginning August 12. Both watches feature a 45mm case, microphone and speaker, interchangeable straps, and a magnetic charger. The difference between the two is that the Q Wander is a curved, elegant design while the Q Marshal is more rugged in aesthetics. With Android Wear, you can expect the same features and app support as all the other Android Wear devices, along with compatibility with both Android and iOS. The watches start at $






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Deal: Samsung Gear S2 Classic 4G for $239.99

Interested in the Gear S2? Right now Dailysteals is offering a great deal on what is arguably Samsung’s most beautifully designed smartwatch. For $ 239.99, you get a black Gear S2 Classic with 4G capabilities. Considering the fact that most refurbished Gear S2 Classic devices without 4G are priced at $ 249.99 or more, $ 239.99 is quite a steal. Gear S2 Classic review Gear S2 Classic hands-on






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Fossil Q Marshal, Q Wander Android Wear Devices Up for Pre-Order on August 12

Pre-orders for the Q Marshal and Q Wander smartwatches from Fossil go up on Friday, August 12. Powered by Android Wear, the two latest smartwatches from Fossil feature interchangeable watch straps, 45mm case sizes, as well as refined steel and “classic” leather accents.  Other features for the devices include a microphone for speaking commands, speakers for audible feedback, magnetic chargers, plus activity integration with Google Fit, UA Record, UP by Jawbone, and more. As for pricing, Fossil lists that the starting price of both, the Q Marshal and Q Wander, is $ 295. Check out the full list of features






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How to back up your Android phone

Phones are getting better at automatically backing up data, but unfortunately there’s always the possibility that you’ll lose your phone or drop it in water and lose everything. Thankfully, there are plenty of ways to back up that data, ensuring that even if something does happen to your phone, you won’t lose all those embarrassing photos of your kids you were going to show at their 21st birthday. Whether it be through Google, a third-party app, or your computer, here’s how to properly back up all your phone’s data.






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Best Buy hosts sales on Amazon Echo, Fire TV and Fire TV Stick

While Amazon is best known as the go-to shopping website, the company also manufacturers a surprising amount of products, some of which are sold at other retailers as well. Best Buy is one of those retailers and the company is currently holding a sale on select Amazon items. The notable three include the Amazon Echo, Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, all of which are discounted to rates well below their usual ones. Amazon’s voice-controlled Echo speaker is down to $ 129.99, $ 50 off of the regular price of $ 179.99. Amazon’s Fire TV set-top box is discounted






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This is the first person that caught all 145 Pokémon available worldwide

The world is a giant rock, so all of its weirdest and most dangerous creatures are holed up down under in Australia, according to the misguided logic of Ricky Gervais’ pal Karl Pilkington. While there isn’t an ounce of truth to that theory, it turns out that Pokémon Go legend Nick Johnson had to travel to Australia to find the last four Pokémon missing from his Pokedex. See also: Pokemon Go update: speed warnings, XP bug fixes, grass and more6






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MediaTek unveils 10nm, deca-core Helio X30

Steadily establishing itself as the Pepsi to Qualcomm’s Coke, MediaTek recently unveiled the an SoC that may even be able to stand up to the top-shelf offering from its rival’s Snapdragon line. The deca-core MediaTek Helio X30 isn’t expected to arrive in mobile devices until sometime next year, but at least the we finally have official confirmation from the fabless semiconductor manufacturing firm. Evolved from last year’s Helio X20 and the turbo-tuned X25, the Helio X30 steps up from the 20nm manufacturing process employed by its predecessors and graduates to Taiwan Semiconductor Corp’s 10nm format.