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Android 5.0 Lollipop review: An ambitious start down Android's new path

The latest version of Android adds thousands of changes, but none so important as its striking new interface.

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Samsung plans to slash its smartphone lineup by nearly a third in 2015

As profits plummet, Samsung's rethinking its 'more is more' approach to smartphones

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Nokia begins life after Microsoft with Android-powered iPad mini rival

The N1 tablet was developed with Foxconn and will start shipping in February

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Report: Cortana could appear on iOS, Android

It doesn't seem to be set in stone, but Microsoft's digital assistant could be an option alongside Apple's Siri or Google Now.

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Too much tapping? Create your own Android and iOS keyboard shortcuts

Speed up your touchscreen typing by setting up oft-repeated words and phrases in your phone's settings.

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Hands on with Office for Android Preview: The productivity magic's still there

Office for Android Preview looks a lot like the earlier Office for iPad, and that's a very good thing. After testing it for a few hours, we recommend you download it as soon as it's publicly available.

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Google Voice finally gets Verizon MMS support

It's been almost a month since Google announced MMS support for Voice on nearly all North American carriers, except Verizon. That changes this week.

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KitKat jumps up five percent in November Android platform report

Android 4.4 is now on 30 percent of devices, which is good leap forward for the ecosystem.

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Deal alert: HTC offers the Nexus 9 for $199, a 50 percent discount the day after launch

This deal is good for today only as part of HTC's Hot Deals, which occur every Tuesday leading up to Black Friday.

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Google Nexus 9 review: A powerful tablet made for everyone

The Nexus 9 may be geared towards developers, but its big screen, powerful 64-bit processor, and stereo sound are a joy for anyone willing to drop $400.