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Hands-on: Huawei's $250 P8 Lite looks like it should cost twice as much

This mid-range device is sold unlocked and bundled with a heaping of awesome features—but it runs on KitKat and only works with two of the U.S.'s major carriers.

BQ reveals second Ubuntu Phone, plans Frankenphone that can be used as a Linux PC

The Aquaris E5 HD Ubuntu Edition will cost $220 when it starts shipping in Europe later this month

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Qualcomm to partner with Google for Project Tango smartphones

Despite some prominent overheating issues, the Snapdragon 810 will power the 3-D tracking phones.

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Here's your first Android M changelog

New app permissions, Android Pay, a floating clipboard toolbar, and a bunch of new dev tools are under the hood in the newest build of Android.

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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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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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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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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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Sony launches the Xperia C4, promising wide-angle 'PROselfies'

The newest member of the Sony lineup have a 5MP front-facing camera and a bunch of software features for the selfie-obsessed.

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Google's Project Fi forces you to use or lose your Google Voice number

The first invites are rolling out for those who signed up, and they indicate you have to go all-in with Google Voice.