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World Tech Update: IFA 2014 Highlights

From Samsung’s new curved Note Edge to the flurry of Google Android Wear watches from LG, Sony and Asus, we’ve got you covered on the hottest products launched at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin.

Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant to compete with Apple's Siri, Google Now

At Microsoft's Build conference in San Francisco this week the company debuted Cortana, a voice assistant for Windows Phone similar to Google Now and Apple's Siri.

Nokia shows off new Windows 8.1 Lumia smartphones

Microsoft’s just-announced Windows Phone 8.1 operating system will run on three Nokia Lumia smartphones coming out this summer. Here's a closer look.

Rapid Review: Nokia Lumia Icon

The Nokia Lumia Icon for Verizon is the best Windows Phone we've tested in 2014, though noticeable shutter lag and a nagging lack of applications hold it back.

Rapid Review: Nokia Lumia 1520

The Lumia 1520 is the biggest Windows Phone yet -- perhaps a little too big.

Microsoft to buy Nokia's handset business

Microsoft will acquire the cell phone business of Nokia in a deal that gives the American software company its best chance yet to break the dominance of Google and Apple in the smartphone market.

TechHive Update - Nokia Lumia 1020

Nokia unveiled a new smartphone -- the Lumia 1020, which boasts a 41-megapixel camera. Here's what you need to know about the latest Windows Phone from Nokia.