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    Samsung Galaxy S7 Detects Nuisance Callers

    They’ll screen your calls. The tech giant’s smartphone is now equipped with Whitepages, a third-party service that provides U.S. caller ID and spam detection. The ever-growing database will also help users know who is dialing virtually every time their phone rings, even if the incoming call isn’t on their contacts list. Whitepages says it plans to expand to countries like Germany, Hong Kong, Mexico, Brazil, the U.K. and Canada, where they’re betting that folks who hate answering unknown calls will want their number.

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