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Nokia Lumia 521 Windows phone coming to T-Mobile

The budget-priced 521 looks and feels like its Lumia 820 and 920 older brothers, but with some scaled down specs.


Ford, Spotify bring on-demand streaming music to cars

Spotify Premium users will now be able to control their Spotify accounts in Ford AppLink-enabled vehicles.


Sprint Android phones will feature Quixey's smart search for new apps

All new Sprint Android phones will feature Quixey’s smart app search to help users discover new apps--without knowing exactly what the users are looking for.


Vuzix M100 hands-free smartphone display--a smaller, cheaper Google Glass

Vuzix's M100 hands-free smartphone display is a smaller, cheaper wearable screen that can also do augmented reality. It will be available this summer for under $500.


Improved wireless phone and tablet charging on the way?

Proxi says its new wireless-charging technology can solve current charging problems.


Siri competitor Indigo offers personal assistant services for Android and Windows users

Indigo, from Artificial Solutions, is a voice-activated personal assistant app that works on Android and Windows phones and tablets.

Samsung launches Android-based media center HomeSync

Samsung Electronics introduces the Android-based HomeSync media center, which can be used to watch movies, play games, and also provide private and shared storage.


Firefox OS brings the Chrome approach to smartphones

Previewed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Mozilla's mobile operating system is entirely Web-based, making it similar to Google's Chrome OS.


HP Slate 7

HP's new Android-based Slate 7 tablet starts at $169

Hewlett-Packard re-enters the consumer tablet market with the Slate 7, an Android-based device with a 7-inch screen that will start at $169.


ericsson mozilla WebRTC

Firefox gets access to mobile services through WebRTC

Mozilla, Ericsson, AT&T will show the web technology's video, voice calling, and file-sharing chops at the Mobile World Congress this week.