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Senate committee approves mobile phone unlocking bill

The legislation would overturn a Library of Congress decision to remove legal protections for unlocking

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Sony introduces the Xperia C3, 'The world's best selfie phone'

Featuring a 5 megapixel camera and LED flash on the front, the Xperia C3 is an interesting phone for the selfie generation.

on greenbot.com

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TSA to put mobile phones, other electronic devices under higher scrutiny

Electronic devices that cannot be turned on will not be allowed onboard aircraft, according to new U.S. rules

Samsung invokes Alice to challenge two Apple patents

Samsung cited a Supreme Court ruling that tightened patent standards when it asked a court to find two Apple patent claims invalid

Study: FAA's ruling on smartphones during takeoff has had little impact

Airlines have seen almost no increase in the use of smartphones, tablets, and laptops among passengers since the Federal Aviation Administration ruled in October that they are now allowed to do so during takeoff and landing. But that's likely to change over time.

on techhive.com

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FTC: T-Mobile made hundreds of millions from unwanted SMS features

The mobile carrier made profits from services not ordered by customers, the FTC said.

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Warrants needed for cellphone searches, Supreme Court rules

The unanimous ruling comes down strongly on the side of privacy rights

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Android One brings low-end phones to emerging markets

With a handful of partners in tow, Android One phones bring a Google Play Edition experience.

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Watch the Google I/O 2014 keynote live

Here's where to watch Google's big kickoff to their most important event of the year.

on greenbot.com

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8 great moments in Google I/O history

Get ready for 2014's Google I/O by looking back at some of the biggest moments and announcements from previous years.

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10 things to know about the smartphone kill switch

The smartphone kill switch appears to be on its way to every handset sold in the U.S. So what's all the fuss about?

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Five features Android should 'borrow' from the OnePlus One

The OnePlus One just arrived and we like what we see. Here are five features Google should consider implementing into its Android OS.

on greenbot.com

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Google I/O 2014: What to expect as Google increases its focus on 'connected' tech

An increased emphasis on wearables, the living room, and even cars will likely define the keynote of Google's annual developer conference.