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Here's how to fix those mysterious Android WebView crashes

Here's how to fix those mysterious Android WebView crashes

If you're experiencing a bunch of apps suddenly crashing on your recent Samsung phone, you're not alone. This afternoon US time, reports from dozens, then hundreds of users on the Samsung subreddit started coming in, complaining of apps crashing on their phones, constantly and seemingly at random. It's causing some major headaches. You can quickly fix the problem by disabling the Android System WebView app, or updating it via the Play Store or APK Mirror.

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Four great cases for the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra

Four great cases for the Samsung Galaxy Note20 Ultra

With rumors floating around that the Note series may be nearing its untimely end, that Note20 Ultra in your pocket may very well be the last hurrah of what launched the "phablet" craze back in 2011. To make sure your beloved Note20 Ultra stays in great shape as you cherish it for years to come, we've pulled together a list of cases you might want to consider.

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Get a Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra for $900 ($300 off) with this coupon

Get a Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra for $900 ($300 off) with this coupon

The Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra is an extremely good phone. It's got great cameras, and thanks to its overkill specs, its performance is up there with any current Android device. If you've been itching for one but paying four figures for a phone rubs you the wrong way, consider this: you can pick one up direct from Samsung for $900 right now, plus an extra $250 in store credit.

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Samsung is reportedly working on a dramatic dual-hinge Fold flagship for 2021

Samsung is reportedly working on a dramatic dual-hinge Fold flagship for 2021

If one fold is good, two folds are better. That appears to be the thinking at Samsung's R&D department, where engineers are reportedly hard at work on a double-hinged phone in the Galaxy Fold series. According to a business report from Nikkei, Samsung is looking into a double-hinged design, with hopes to unveil it before the end of 2021. That's on top of new iterations of Samsung's existing folding designs, the large Galaxy Z Fold and the clamshell Galaxy Z Flip.

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Samsung Galaxy S21+ review, one month later: Peak Samsung design

Samsung Galaxy S21+ review, one month later: Peak Samsung design

For the last several years, Samsung's flagship Galaxy S phones have been split into three variants: a kitchen sink smartphone at the high-end, an entry-level device, and that phone in the middle you probably don't think about. This cycle, I've spent some time with Samsung's middle child, the Galaxy S21+, and I came away impressed. It's not as capable as the S21 Ultra, of course, but the form factor, build-quality, and features carve out a niche in the saturated smartphone market. I'd even go so far as to say the Galaxy S21+ is worth the $1,000 asking price for some people.

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Samsung's excellent Galaxy Buds Pro are back on sale at $170 ($30 off)

Samsung's excellent Galaxy Buds Pro are back on sale at $170 ($30 off)

At $200, Samsung's Galaxy Buds Pro are the company's most expensive pair of true wireless earbuds yet. While they justify the asking price, who doesn't want a sweet discount? Well, if you've waited till now, you're in luck. Woot is slashing $30 off the launch price, bringing the buds down to $170.

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Huawei plans to shake down Samsung and Apple for 5G royalties

Huawei plans to shake down Samsung and Apple for 5G royalties

While Huawei remains shut out of the US smartphone industry, the company is seeking to bring in revenue through new methods. On Tuesday, Huawei announced its intention to begin charging companies like Samsung and Apple royalties for access and use of its 5G-related patents.

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Samsung announces sequels to last year's smash-hit Galaxy A-series phones

Samsung announces sequels to last year's smash-hit Galaxy A-series phones

Samsung's been killing it with its mid-range offerings lately. We loved last year's Galaxy A51 and Galaxy A71 — between those and the higher-end S20 FE, the company had a lot to offer those of us who didn't want to drop a grand on a phone in 2020. Today, Samsung announced three new additions to its sub-flagship lineup: the Galaxy A52, Galaxy A52 5G, and Galaxy A72. They've got some big shoes to fill.

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We won't get a Galaxy Note from Samsung this year

We won't get a Galaxy Note from Samsung this year

You may have already heard whispers about a shortage of semiconductors affecting the technology and automotive sectors, but it looks like the worst is yet to come. According to Samsung CEO DJ Koh, this "serious imbalance in supply" could lead to some tough decisions in the next business quarter. Chief among those is the call to scrap this year's Galaxy Note flagship.

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You probably didn't know about Samsung's hidden Lab in its Gallery app

You probably didn't know about Samsung's hidden Lab in its Gallery app

No matter how well we think we know our phones, there's always something or other that manages to evade our attention. Don't believe me? If you've got a Samsung phone, chances are you didn't know that your Gallery app contains a hidden menu, chock full of secret options.

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