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Are autos the new smartphones at Mobile World Congress 2013?

Mobile developers and automakers alike are interested in creating some sort of smartphone/car union that doesn't get people killed.


Voyager car smartphone looks to make driving and dialing safe

Built by Accel, the Voyager is more like a small, mounted GPS device that also runs apps and makes phone calls.


Volvo shows off smooth, snappy touchscreen infotainment system

Volvo's new Sensus Connected Touch system is Android-powered and surprisingly responsive.


WildTangent brings cross-device gaming to Sony Xperia

The cross-device games company will now be native to Xperia handsets. Its games app is alread available on Windows PCs and Android devices, including the Kindle Fire.


Ford, Spotify bring on-demand streaming music to cars

Spotify Premium users will now be able to control their Spotify accounts in Ford AppLink-enabled vehicles.


Vuzix M100 hands-free smartphone display--a smaller, cheaper Google Glass

Vuzix's M100 hands-free smartphone display is a smaller, cheaper wearable screen that can also do augmented reality. It will be available this summer for under $500.


The complete guide to Windows Phone 8 settings

We explain the ins and outs of your Windows Phone 8 handset.


MyFord Mobile app adds support for hybrid vehicles

Ford’s iOS and Android app now works with the Ford C-MAX and Fusion Energi cars, and also includes charging station data from PlugShare.

Origin EON17-SLX review: blurring the line between desktop replacement and desktop

The EON17-SLX is a gaming powerhouse, but can we really still call it a laptop?

Asus VivoBook x202 review: a netbook with a touchscreen

This VivoBook occupies the no-man’s land between laptop and tablet. It looks like Asus is bringing the netbook back.

Puget Systems Serenity Pro Review: The stealth ninja of performance desktops

This ultra-quiet system is actually a fantastic overall performer.

iOS apps for resellers

Let your mobile device help you make money through online (or offline) reselling.