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Yik Yak threats shut down two California high schools in one week

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As one southern California high school reopened Thursday after a two-day lockdown following threats from an anonymous social networking app, another was put on lockdown.

In both instances, the threats came from an app called Yik Yak, which allows users to post anonymously from anywhere within a 1.5 mile radius of their location

The first threat was aimed at Mira Costa High School, in Manhattan Beach, an affluent coastal city near Los Angeles, on Monday and prompted the school to cancel classes until Thursday, according to Reuters. Torrey Pines High School in San Diego was put on lockdown Thursday morning after school officials were made aware of similar threats made on the app, NBC reported. Read more…

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Moto 360 to have circular competition: LG G Watch R coming next week

It’s no secret that tech fans have been pining for the Moto 360 Android Wear Smartwatch. Despite the huge interest in Android Wear, many early adopters have been passing up the Samsung Gear Live and LG G Watch in anticipation of the Moto 360, and there’s one primary reason: the circular watch face.

Motorola was poised to solitarily steal the Android Wear show by launching the Moto 360 after their September 4th event in Chicago (along with some other devices), but LG has officially cramped Moto’s style by sliding in at the last second with a circular watch of their own. And this is no rumor, ladies and gentlemen, the promo video comes directly from the Official LG Mobile Global Youtube Channel.

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Apps of the Week: Swarm, ASPCA, Gogobot Travel and more!

 Apps of the Week: Swarm, ASPCA, Gogobot Travel and more!

Another great week of Android has come and gone, and that means it’s time for Saturday’s Apps of the Week column. We’ve rallied together the folks here at Android Central to each submit an app of their choosing that has been on their device this week, and give a quick explanation as to why they’re recommending it. We always get a diverse set of apps in here, and this week is no exception.

You’ll find everything from utilities to media apps to games and of course the occasional random pick-up we found. Read along with us and see how this week’s apps line up.

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Apps of the Week: Wave Wave, Duolingo, Android L Keyboard and more!

 Apps of the Week: Wave Wave, Duolingo, Android L Keyboard and more!

Another busy week here at Android Central is behind us, and to cap it all off we’re going to give you a look at our favorite apps of the week. We have each of the writers here at AC select an app of their choice to put on display each Saturday, giving you a glimpse at what we’re using on our own phones on a regular basis.

This week is packing a few apps to have some fun with, a way to learn a new language and a chance to get a little taste of Android L on your phone without flashing a factory image. Read along and see how this week’s picks stack up — you may find something that’s right for you.

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