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4G speeds increase as LTE-Advanced becomes more common

Compatible smartphones will become cheaper and more plentiful as time goes on.

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What CES told us about this year's smartphone trends

New products from LG and Asus highlight how smartphones will change inside and out.

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Palm lives! TCL to revive the classic brand

Palm is coming back to life after China-based TCL purchased the brand name from HP.

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Saygus shoots for the moon with second phone, the unbelievable V2

Saygus, whose V1 phone made it through Verizon certification, now has a second model that looks absolutely incredible -- at least on paper.

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Samsung's new super fast, low-power memory heralds phones with 4GB of RAM

The company has started mass producing its fast and frugal LPDDR4 mobile DRAM.

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The top five smartphone disappointments of 2014

The new iPhones should have had a better front camera and the Moto G should have had LTE, among other disappointments

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OnePlus turns one, celebrates with battery pack accessory, ROM-naming contest

The company is also throwing a contest to name its newest custom ROM.

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Panasonic LED signs beam data to phones 5 meters away

Flickering LEDs can send ID tag data to phones, triggering ads or other info, at relatively high speeds.

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In battle for sub-$200 smartphones, consumers will be the winners

By the the end of next year LTE smartphones will cost below $60

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Mobile 4K video getting wired to TVs through USB 3.1, MHL

USB 3.1 will support the MHL 3 specification, which can stream 4K mobile video transfers from mobile devices.