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    For most people, 32GB is all they will get on their Galaxy S7 or S7 edge. And then, there's the system package. Samsung seems to have taken the cake so far this year as it has hit 8GB with its insanely heavy TouchWiz enhancements. Yes, we do mean one-quarter of the storage it's allowing for most of its consumers. Still, it's not as bad as going the 16GB iPhone route (or any route that goes with 16GB of storage, period). You may think that the "massively innovative" microSD card slot may come to save the day for you and it has in a big way: you can move apps onto it. Hotswapping microSD ...

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    Android is made up of a small collection of "images", each with its own specific job. Last time we talked about the Recovery Image, today we're going to dig into the System Image -- the funnest one of all! What is the System Image? In desktop and laptop computers, the System Image is basically the operating system (Windows, Mac, Linux, Unix, etc.) that you spend all your time in. You turn on your computer, wait while it boots, then run all your apps and do all your work on the desktop which lives inside the System Image. On Android it's not that dissimilar. When Android boots up it takes ...

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