Russell Holly

Russell is a Contributing Editor at Android Central. He's a former server admin who has been using Android since the HTC G1, and quite literally wrote the book on Android tablets. You can usually find him chasing the next tech trend, much to the pain of his wallet. Find him on Facebook and Twitter.

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The Qualcomm sticker on your Galaxy S6 is no big deal
There's patents in them hills

The Qualcomm sticker on your Galaxy S6 is no big deal

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Depending on which carrier you got your Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 edge from, you might have noticed a familiar sticker at the top. One of the more important details surrounding the launch of Samsung's flagship duo was the decision to go all-in on their Exynos processors for this generation. After years of using Qualcomm for some versions and Exynos for others, the unified release is a...

Microsoft apps on Cyanogen OS will be removable
Microgen? Cyanosoft? Who knows.

Microsoft apps on Cyanogen OS will be removable

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As details emerge, the Cyanogen/Microsoft deal isn't nearly as cringeworthy as many originally suspected. There aren't a whole lot of Android users out there who enjoy seeing the words "Microsoft apps included" when it comes to their devices — and this goes back a long, long way — and power users who use CyanogenMod and Cyanogen OS are more likely than most to react negatively to...