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Wish you didn't have to use a passcode to unlock your smartphone at home? If you've got an Android 5.0 device, pretty soon you won't have to.
The company is also expanding internationally, with India its main target
Nokia's new home screen launcher does away with widgets and folders, requiring faith in algorithms instead.
Don't want Android to update your apps behind your back? No problem.
The Exmor RS IMX320 borrows autofocus tech from SLR cameras
Samsung partners with BlackBerry to improve security and Apple expands program to ease roll out of its devices
The new version of Google's OS has a new look along with better performance and security
The Microsoft and Motorola smartphones are powered by the same processor, and cost about the same
Xiaomi was China's third largest tablet vendor in the third quarter, according to IDC
Facebook is delving deeper into the characteristics of phones to help it determine what to show users. Does yours make the cut?
Lenovo bought Motorola Mobility to help it expand internationally
Samsung was pushed into second place for the second successive quarter -- but third-placed Lenovo is closing in on it fast
Alibaba expects its mobile OS to provide a 'long-term winning strategy'
The new version, hitting phones soon, features the new "Material" interface design that Google is pushing
The company said it accounted for 90 percent of mobile payments in the US last year