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Huawei plans to offer public cloud service in China

Huawei faces growing competition from local and foreign players in China's cloud computing space

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Qualcomm looking to fast-track Snapdragon 820 with help from Samsung

Smartphones could have more features and battery as Qualcomm looks to Samsung to make the Snapdragon 820 using the 14-nanometer process.

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Xperia Z4 launch reflects Sony's timidity in smartphones

The company needs to do more with its content and gaming assets to survive in this cutthroat market

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Spec showdown: Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. Huawei P8

The Chinese company hopes to make a dent in Samsung's sales with its latest smartphone

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Cue the outrage! Cyanogen fans react to the Microsoft deal

On Twitter and Google+, Cyanogen's users seem specifically worried about the possibility of bloatware.

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Don't look now, but ATMs are about to get a cloud makeover

NCR uses Android and a thin-client model to bring yesterday's bank machines into the cloud era

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Play Store 'Designed for Families' program will feature kid-friendly Android apps

A “Designed for Families” version of the Google Play Store will launch in the next several weeks.

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Microsoft Office Remote comes to Android, lets you control presentations from your phone

The move to offer Office Remote on Android is another step toward Satya Nadella's "mobile first, cloud first" ideal.

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AT&T's data breach settlement called a 'slap on the wrist'

Some cybersecurity experts question whether the FCC's settlement will help change behaviors

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Report: Google is working on making Android Wear compatible with iOS

If it's true, iPhone users won't be stuck with the Apple Watch—they'll be able to pick from the wide selection of Android Wear devices, too.

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Android Lollipop 5.1 debuts in latest platform distribution numbers

Lollipop 5.0 is creeping ahead, but it still lags behind the now-ancient Jelly Bean.

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LG wants your help testing and talking up the G4

LG is recruiting 4,000 social media users in 15 countries to test the G4 and talk about it

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Samsung expects big drop in first-quarter profits

The company is battling fierce competition at both ends of the smartphone business

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OnePlus launches OxygenOS, a custom version of Android Lollipop for the OnePlus One

The new ROM brings a near-stock Lollipop experience to the much-beleaguered phone.

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Sharp mulls overhaul of LCD business amid fierce competition

A Japanese state-backed investment fund is said to be in talks over Sharp's panel business