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Deals Arrive Early: Many Phones Practically Free Already

Black Friday sales have begun, pushing down contract prices of the Droid RAZR, Samsung Galaxy S II, and other new models.

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Best Free Android Apps of 2011

From word games to new social networks and streaming services, it was a very good year for beefing up your Android device without having to drop a single dime. Here are some recommendations.

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Is Kindle Fire Already Losing its Spark?

Customers give the new tablet good ratings, but also share their gripes about its limited memory, occasional sluggishness, and various glitches.

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Google Music, iTunes Match, and Amazon Cloud Drive: Digital Music Services Comparison

Google Music and iTunes Match finally debuted this month. Here's how they stack up head to head and against Amazon's Cloud Drive music service.

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Google Future Tech: 10 Coolest Google R&D Projects

From space elevators, robots, to curing cancer: Google works to make future generations brighter, healthier, and more informed.

Facebook Porn Spam Attack: How to Protect Yourself

There are three simple steps to attempt to make your account secure again if you were a victim of the malware attack.

iPhone User Calls 911 5 Times to Report Broken Phone

The computer programmer was found to be intoxicated and uncooperative and arrested by police; another case of drunken dialing?

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5 Hidden Features in iOS 5

From panoramic pictures to 3D and autocorrect, here's a handful of things you didn't know your iOS device could do.

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Mobile Threats Top Holiday Scam List

McAfee's annual 12 scams of Christmas list warns about malware targeting Android device and Apple computers.

Oregon Introduces Voting by iPad

The state is testing out a pilot program that uses iPads to help voters with disabilities more easily cast their ballots in private.

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HP Goes 3D with Touchscreen PC, Monitor

The Touchsmart 620 3D is designed to let users "create and consume" 3D, while $299 2311gt is offered as a 3D monitor for the masses.

Mobile Patent Wars: A Closer Look at How Everyone Loses

Have mobile patent lawsuits gotten out of hand? We examine what's at stake.

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Samsung Ships More Smartphones Than Apple

The Korean phone maker shipped the most smartphones worldwide in the third quarter of 2011 as the global market for phones grew over 42 percent.

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Jawbone Wristband, App Track Your Total Health

The band and companion app watch your diet, sleep and exercise, then nudge you to do better.

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What Phones Get Google's Ice Cream Sandwich Mobile OS First?

Samsung's Galaxy Nexus leads the pack to get Android 4.0, but some LG phones and others will follow.