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Asus seeks to expand smartphone presence in Europe, China and US

The Taiwanese PC maker is targeting more smartphone sales in the U.S. and Europe, the company says in an earnings call.

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Fair-trade smartphone meant to last longer

The new model Fairphone will be available in the second half of the year.

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China's Xiaomi takes first step into U.S. market

The company will launch a phone accessory store later this year.

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Google I/O 2015 will take place May 28-29

Google announced dates for its big developer conference.

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Alibaba props up mobile OS with investment in Chinese smartphone maker

Alibaba is investing $590 million in smartphone vendor Meizu

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10 little reasons you’re glad you don’t use iOS

These reasons for loving Android may seem trivial…but the little things add up.

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Samsung (probably) dethroned in India by local rival Micromax

Samsung, however, claims a higher share of the market

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ARM taps China to bring chip designs to emerging markets

ARM hopes its latest chip design will be a hit among its Chinese customers

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Wearables to fuel massive surge in mobile data use by 2019

Offloading traffic to Wi-Fi networks will happen more frequently, Cisco Systems claimed

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Pilot's selfies could have caused deadly air crash

A GoPro camera captured the pilot and passengers taking pictures with flash during nighttime flight

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Lenovo smartphone sales tilt away from China after Motorola buy

Lenovo's smartphone business in China is facing more competition

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How to unlock your Android device with your face

Let your face be your password! Would that be your passface? Faceword?

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HTC is running behind schedule with its M7 and M8 Lollipop update

HTC will miss its goal of releasing a Lollipop update to US consumers within 90 days of receiving the OS from Google.

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Uber will fight to keep its Boston ride data private

Uber's data is a trade secret doesn't have to be publicly disclosed under Massachusetts law

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10 things Android had before iOS

iOS users like to brag about how their platform is making waves. More like riding the waves created by Android!