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Sharp's new smartphones play slow-motion video at 2,100 frames per second

An image-processing feature adds copied frames to videos for slow-motion effects

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Torque G02 smartphone doesn't mind a saltwater dunk

The Torque G02 can be used for texting on a surfboard to snorkeling selfies

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Make the most of Mail for iOS with these 8 powerful tips

Learn how to see more of your messages from Mail's inbox view, zip directly to your draft messages, manage mail recipients with your fingertip, get special alerts whenever (say) your boss sends you a mission-critical email, and more.

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Samsung Flow launches in beta, bringing Apple-style Continuity to your Samsung devices

You can grab the app from the Play Store now, though it only works with a handful of Samsung phones and tablets.

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The Meizu X4 is the first compelling Ubuntu phone

But alas, a U.S. release hasn't been announced yet.

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LTE smartphones are becoming faster and cheaper

Speedy connections in high-end smartphones won't work without matching network coverage; cheaper phones may encourage carriers to invest

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LG unveils two mid-range devices to its G4 family—the G4 Stylus and G4c

A phablet-size G4 Stylus and budget-friendly G4c bring a similar look, but not the specs, of the flagship G4.

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Hands-on with Asus ZenFone 2: An affordable phone with plenty to offer

Other mid-range phones should watch out! Asus's ZenFone 2 is good enough and affordable enough if you're looking for an unlocked phone with some neat features.

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LG returns to Windows Phone with a whimper

Three years after swearing off Microsoft's mobile platform, LG is back with a budget handset for Verizon Wireless.

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Slammed by phone rivals, Sharp pins hopes on in-car displays

The Apple supplier tries to shake up its mainline display business as LCD prices fall

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Galaxy S6 Active images leak, pointing to more rugged version of Samsung's newest flagship

If all that glass and metal from the Galaxy S6 has you worried about breaking it, this may be the right phone for you.

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Chinese smartphone market shows rare shipment decline

Chinese vendors will have to look outside the home market for growth

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Once fighting for the low end, Chinese smartphone vendors focus on pricier products

ZTE, Xiaomi, Lenovo and others are bringing higher-end devices in China