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Ascend P6 is the world's thinnest smartphone

Huawei Technologies' much-leaked Ascend P6 smartphone is the world's thinnest at 6.18 millimeters, and has the highest-resolution front-facing camera at 5 megapixels, the company claimed at the phone's London launch.


China's Huawei bolstering smartphone strategy, plans to announce new handset

Chinese handset maker Huawei plans to introduce a new smartphone in the middle of this year, packed with the "best hardware and design," and is preparing to open a slew of new stores in its home market.



Huawei shows LTE-equipped Ascend P2 with beefy battery

Huawei Technologies has expanded its device portfolio with the LTE-equipped Ascend P2 as the company hopes to climb upwards in the smartphone market.


Bigger is better: large-screen smartphone shipments to surge this year, says iSuppli

Shipments of smartphones with screens 5 inches or larger will more than double this year, as consumers are increasingly attracted to the large screen sizes offered by the phones, according to a prediction from IHS iSuppli.


CES: The phones have left the building

Smartphones say sayonara to CES and move on to other gadget shows.

Meet Huawei's supersize Ascend Mate handset (video)

It's bigger than other smartphones, smaller than a tablet. Huawei's Ascend Mate makes the Galaxy Note look small.

Huawei invests €70 Million in Finland to build better smartphones

Huawei Technologies will invest €70 million (US$90.6 million) over a five-year period to establish a research and development center in Helsinki, Finland; its first task will be to build software for smartphones and tablets based on Android and Windows Phone 8.


RadioShack launches no-contract wireless service

The Shack teams with Cricket for month-to-month plans ranging from $25 to $60.

Huawei Previews Emotion UI for Smartphones, Ships Tablets

The new UI adds features to Android for better user customization, notably the design and functions of the handset's homepage.


T-Mobile Launches Two New myTouch Phones from Huawei

T-Mobile's latest myTouch phones are inexpensive, but don't have the most cutting-edge specs.