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Project Ara’s modules will be 'hot swappable' and readily available in the Google Play Store

Hopefully this means we’ll see a working version of Google’s “LEGO phone” sooner than later.

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HTC's exclusive club to get secret software access

Members of HTC's 'Elevate' community can get the latest and greatest before everybody else.

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'Shamu' may be Google's giant Nexus phone

Another report indicates the follow-up to the Nexus 5 will rock a 6-inch screen.

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AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon can't agree on how much Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 actually costs

The carriers all offer the Note 4 for pre-order, but they all offer it at a different price.

Google acquires Android optimization firm FlexyCore

Google has announced its acquisition of the French company FlexyCore, best known for its performance enhancing software, DroidBooster.

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Images and details of Verizon's Droid Turbo leak

Motorola is not quite finished with its Droid line.

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha coming to AT&T Sept. 26

The metal-framed smartphone can be yours on Friday.

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Report: Samsung to introduce premium-look midrange Galaxy A5

Maybe the only way we'll ever see Samsung release an all-metal smartphone is if we find a Genie to grant us a wish.

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The new Moto X Won't be available on Sprint

Sorry, Sprint users. If you were hoping to switch over to Motorola's new flagship, you're out of luck.

Maxthon Cloud Browser comes to Windows Phone

Maxthon's Cloud Browser offers unique tab navigation and automatic syncing across devices.

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Punit Soni announces his departure from Motorola Mobility

Motorola’s Vice President of Product is saying goodbye, but it’s a chance for the struggling company to try something different.

Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

Japan's National Institute for Technology and Evaluation (NITE) tested a Lithium Ion battery about the size of one used in a cellphone. It was struck with a hammer then left on a work bench, unconnected from any apparatus. The result was explosive.

Report: Google's Android Silver program has been put on hold

Google's upcoming plans to help market premium phones is taking a backseat to Android One.

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Subway to accept NFC payments starting in October

The sandwich chain will roll out contactless payments at 26,000 restaurants

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DisplayMate: Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 has the best smartphone display on the market

It's technically not out yet, but DisplayMate has already given it some of the highest accolades.

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Moto X preorders begin September 16

A small supply of the Moto 360 will also be available Tuesday.