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Nexus 5 leak reveals fingerprint reader, similar design elements to previous model

We have the first image that could be a legitimate shot of the phone, though it's unclear if this is what the finished product will look like.

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Puerto Rico is out as Project Ara's first test market, but Google isn't nixing the program

A series of mysterious tweets implied big changes were coming to the modular smartphone program

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Court denies Samsung request for rehearing in Apple patent case

Samsung had sought to reduce a $548 million patent infringement award

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Consumers win as Android vendors struggle

The future for many vendors looks uncertain as Apple rules the high-end and the battle over cheaper smartphones gets increasingly intense

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10 ways your phone has embarrassed you in public

Your smartphone is even better than your mother at humiliating you in public.

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Fujitsu brainstorm room lets you write on the walls

Digital sticky notes are one part of this elaborate projection system aimed at going beyond whiteboards


Samsung Pay joins crowded mobile wallet race

Google and Apple are just two of the rivals Samsung will face.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+: Three hits, three misses

Consumers have to ask themselves if they are willing to pay $800 for a smartphone, regardless of how good it is

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HTC to cut work force by 15 percent, amid struggling smartphone sales

HTC is forming new business groups to focus on virtual reality and connected lifestyle products

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LG launching high-fidelity music download service

Phones will require 24-bit playback to work with the service on LG SmartWorld

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Lenovo's Motorola business to produce phones at quicker pace, less cost

Lenovo announced it would cut 3,200 jobs in its businesses

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Struggling Lenovo to cut 3,200 jobs, streamline handset business

Lenovo reported weak second quarter earnings

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Android Experiments is Google's new playground for off-the-wall apps

The new site showcases a collection of unusual Android apps crafted by various developers.

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Reality check: Nextbit to launch its first phone on September 1, but be wary of the hype

A team with HTC and Google legacy is making grandiose claims about its upcoming smartphone, but they're not sharing any details.

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Samsung bets big on Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+

The company is hoping to get a leg up on Apple with Thursday's event