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Microsoft's $29 Nokia 215 is a smarter feature phone for the masses

Microsoft's new Nokia 215 phone can last nearly a month on a single charge. And while it's certainly not a smartphone, it's not dumb either.

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Asus launches Zenfone 2 with 5.5-inch screen, Android 5.0, in effort to lure U.S. buyers

The company’s newest phone will launch with a refreshed interface and photo-enhancing camera software.

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The feature phone isn't dead yet: Microsoft launches $29 Nokia 215

The 2G phone can remain on standby for 29 days between charges, and has Twitter and Facebook integration

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UbiSpeak combines voice and text messaging in a single app

Developer of the Ubi voice-controlled computer announces a free Android and iOS app that lets you create text messages with your voice.

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The Android phones and tablets we expect to see at CES 2015

The annual trade show isn't normally Android focused, but rumors point to surprise device launches.

on greenbot.com

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Leaked videos, screenshots reveal an HTC One running Android Lollipop

The revamped interface is a marriage of Google’s new Material Design aesthetic and HTC’s Sense interface.

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Leak indicates that Samsung's first Tizen smartphone will debut in January 2015

The Samsung Z1 is a low-end phone that the company likely hopes will make an impact in emerging markets.

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Asus teases dual-camera Zenfone in cryptic new video

The 10-second promo leaves most details a mystery, only promising you'll 'see what others can't see.'

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Boeing, BlackBerry working on a smartphone that would 'self-destruct'

It sounds like something out of old spy movies, but it isn't.

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Ubuntu Phone launch delayed until early 2015

Canonical pushed back its promised 2014 Ubuntu Phone launch to polish the interface and account for manufacturing hold-ups.

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Leaked James Bond movie script may have revealed the Sony Xperia Z4

There's not any spec information, but it looks like Sony was thinking of using the next Bond movie for smartphone product placement.

Reports of the Nexus 5's demise are a little premature

The Verge and TechRadar both sort of confirmed what we were thinking: Google will stop selling the Nexus 5 once all stock runs out. But it looks like that won't happen for several months.

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OnePlus One ditches its funky invite system for the holidays, lets anybody buy a phone

OnePlus promises to get you a phone in time to tuck under the tree. It's a Christmas miracle!