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$160 dollar smartphone gives a glimpse of LTE's future

Growing competition between chipset makers is helping bring down the cost of LTE smartphones

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Hands On: T-Mobile's free international roaming

The speed of the service is capped, so is it really useful when traveling?

HTC pins hopes for a comeback on the HTC One (M8)

The new version of HTC's smartphone features camera improvements and clever gesture controls, but is it enough to bolster the struggling phone maker's fortunes?

FCC's chairman moves to allow wireless spectrum sharing

FCC chairman Wheeler will soon float a proposal to experiment with sharing spectrum in the 3.5GHz band to alleviate the mobile bandwidth crunch.

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Rumor check: everything we think we know about the All New HTC One

HTC's next flagship device will be upon us soon. Here's what we know so far.

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Huawei won't dual-boot Windows Phone and Android after all

Phone maker says its plans have changed, doesn't explain why.

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Europe embraces common charger rules to end mobile compatibility nightmare

New rules for radio devices are also approved.

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Apple dominates 64-bit mobile chips as Android rivals lag

But ABI Research is predicting 64-bit chips will be on more Android mobile devices by 2018

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Samsung says fire at supplier will not delay Galaxy S5 production

In the wake of a fire at a supplier's factory, Samsung said it relies on multiple contractors for its hardware.

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How do you feel? Your phone may soon tell you

Emotion-detection capability is coming soon to a wide range of mobile apps, thanks to several systems now available.

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Windows Phone passes BlackBerry in U.S., comScore says

IDC reported the shift early last year.

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Apple again denied permanent US sales ban against Samsung products

Apple failed to provide enough evidence to warrant an injunction, so a judge ruled that legal damages should be sufficient.

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It's happening: Android and Windows Phone on one device

India-based Karbonn Mobile figures its business-centric customers wouldn't mind having the best of both worlds in the palm of their hand.

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Blackphone aims to be the most secure Android phone ever

It won't be available until this summer, but its privacy features could be a big hit with the security-minded.

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