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Samsung's new RAM heralds the dawn of 6GB smartphones

More RAM will land in smartphones and tablets in the coming months thanks to Samsung's new 20nm-based 12Gb LPDDR4 RAM.

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Amazon runs out of Fire phone stock, likely for good

Amazon's Fire smartphone is finally out of stock on the company's website after almost a year of availability.

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4 ways to turn off annoying notifications on your Android phone or iPhone

You turn off notifications on your Android phone or iPhone to cut down on embarrassing noises or distractions during meetings, social engagements, and other events where you're supposed to be paying attention. But you can also adjust notifications so that people who matter can still get through. Here's how.

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Fujitsu's tiny 20Gbps receiver could transfer massive files instantly

Fujitsu has developed a 300GHz receiver that could allow mobile devices to download 4K or 8K high-def video instantly.

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Smartphone makers hope excess will lead to success

At the IFA trade show in Berlin, manufacturers sought to impress with huge batteries, bigger screens and millions more pixels.

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Microsoft retires several Lumia camera apps for Windows 8.1

The company says that it's integrating features from the Lumia camera apps into Windows 10 Mobile.

Sights of IFA 2015

Here's a look at some of our favorite memories from the mammoth European consumer electronics show that saw countless new gadgets.

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PSA: Amazon slashes Nexus 6 price to $350 for 32GB model

The 64GB edition is only $400, though you'll probably need to act fast before bargain hunters swoop in and carry this away.

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DOJ tightens policies on use of simulated cells for surveillance

The U.S. Department of Justice has issued new guidelines on the use of a cellular surveillance technology called stingrays.

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Report: Google will unveil new Nexus phones at September 29 event in San Francisco

We'll finally get to see the truth behind all those rumors that both LG and Huawei are building a new Nexus smartphone.

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Qualcomm offers a few scant details about the Kyro CPU in its Snapdragon 820 processor

In a blog post big on buzzwords and thin on details, Qualcomm lets us know the Snapdragon 820 will be worth waiting for.

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Lenovo announces new Yoga tablets with built-in projector, giant Phab smartphones

The projector-in-a-tablet concept is back, with three new models that can host an epic movie night.

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Motorola's new Moto 360 comes in three variants: Two for men, one for women

The company also announced availability of the Moto X Pure Edition, the U.S. variant of the Moto X Style.

Sony squeezes 4K into a smartphone

Sony's Xperia Z5 Premium packs a 4K screen, but we couldn't tell the difference.

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Sony's new Xperia Z5 Premium aims to wow with 4K screen, 23-megapixel camera

Sony is hoping the Xperia Z5 Premium’s 4K screen and 23-megapixel camera are a winning combination.

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New drone hopes to make aerial photography a Snap

Vanatage Robotics' new Snap camera drone combines stabilized 4K video with a variety of shooting modes and a focus on safety and portability -- attributes it hopes will enable the product to stand out in an increasingly crowded market.

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The metal-clad Mate S is Huawei’s most stylish phone, but at a steep price

The Mate S from Huawei Technologies has a design that rivals any other Android-based smartphone, but the price is equally awe-inspiring.