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Hands-on with the ZTE Grand S II, a voice-activated phone

ZTE will bring the device to China in March or April.

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Keep tabs on your kids with the Kurio Phone

Kids love smartphones, and parents love knowing where their kids are. The Kurio Phone is for both of them.

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Google's 4K video format to hit TVs, mobile devices, PCs

Sony, Samsung, Toshiba, Intel, and other companies have pledged their support for Google's VP9 4K video format

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Lenovo launches four new phones, one of which doesn't seem horrible

While the Vibe Z has some promising specs, it won't be available in the US anytime soon.

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Daring phones done dirt cheap: Moto X goes contract-free for $400, Moto G for $100

Motorola's dynamic duo is now cheaper than ever off-contract.

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In memoriam: The tech we lost in 2013

Blockbuster. WinAmp. AltaVista! These brands, products and websites once meant something, and now they're gone.

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Report: NSA developed software for backdoor access to iPhones

The software, developed in 2008, would let the agency locate phones and remotely turn on cameras and mics.

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Samsung wants to cram 4GB of RAM into your next phone

The company's new low-power chips will pave the way for faster applications and 4K displays on smartphones and tablets.

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2013 in Review: Our nine best videos of the year

We've chronicled everything from 3D printing to Steve Ballmer's impending retirement. Find out what other videos made our list of favorites for 2013.

Beware snoopy apps that ask more than they need to know

Some apps that don't seem to have anything to do with user data are actually watching and noting your usage habits and reporting back to their corporate overlords.

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Mobile gadgets security called biggest challenge for business

Malware and other attacks are increasingly aimed at mobile devices connecting to business networks, a survey reveals.