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Five smartphones to look forward to

The second half of 2015 looks as exciting as the first for smartphone buyers


The 10 best Android apps to run on your Chromebook

The web is great and all, but these Android apps rise above the performance and quality of their web-only cousins.

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Xiaomi faces challenge to reach sales goal, amid slowing smartphone growth

Xiaomi sold 34.7 million smartphones in the first six months of 2015

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One tap to action: Launch common tasks with these widgets and shortcuts

Go directly into specific tasks like setting a reminder, texting a family member, or identifying the name of a song.

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Xiaomi break outs of Asia, introduces phones to Brazil

Xiaomi is tapping Foxconn to build its phones in a local factory to reduce costs

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Huawei's Honor brand strives to become global

Huawei announced two new products for its Honor brand

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Samsung teams with Red Hat to build enterprise apps

The apps will run on Red Hat's new mobile application platform

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Bing Rewards slyly pushes Bing searches on iOS, Android with slick update

Bing Rewards is Microsoft's way of gently pulling iOS and Android users away from their native search engines, with a new look for Bing that complements its paid rewards.

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Only on Android: The best apps you'll only find on Google's OS

Enough about all those iOS exclusives. It's time to celebrate apps that show off the type of features only possible on Android.

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15 stupid ways you break your phone

You put it in your pocket and sat on it. Whoops.

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Report: Huawei confirms it's building the next Nexus phone

Such a partnership would be a win-win for both Google and Huawei, which have mutually beneficial goals in mind.

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Samsung launches app to record your mobile gaming highlights

Game Recorder+ lets you create Twitch-style clips, as long as you're using a Samsung device.

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Neo N2 Smartpen review: A neat digital tool for analog writers

The Neo N2 does a good job at taking digital notes, but it’s lacking some extraordinary features to make it worth its high price tag.


Microsoft: Cortana is coming to Android in July

It’s the blockbuster hit from Microsoft that you’ve been waiting for. Maybe.

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Want an easily repaired smartphone? Fairphone 2 might be for you

Fairphone's second-generation socially responsible smartphone will start shipping later this year.