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Thanks to low prices and a gradual increase in both quality and performance, Chinese chip makers are starting to pose serious problems for Qualcomm, Nvidia and others.

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Android L looks to be major, but how does the new interface, abandonment of Dalvik and the introduction of new features affect performance?

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Panasonic announces what could be the best cameraphone so far: the Lumix CM1 with 1-inch sensor, 20MP resolution, Leica lens and Snapdragon 800 processor.

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After previewing them at I/O 2014, Google is unveiling the first smartphones that will be part of the Android One program, starting at a low price point of only $105.

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New iPhone 6 benchmarks point to a GPU that's weaker than Apple may have led us believe at the iPhone announcement.

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Qualcomm hopes to bring LTE to every smartphone user, from the lowest end of the mobile market, with its new Snapdragon 210 processor.

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Flurry's report shows that demand for phablets is not only increasing, but that phablet owners use apps and read books twice as much as owners of smaller phones.

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Today Apple finally unveiled the iPhone 6, the rumored iPhone phablet, aka the iPhone 6 Plus, and the long-awaited Apple smartwatch, aka Apple Watch.

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After a weak launch and reported sales of only 35,000 a few weeks thereafter, Amazon is dropping the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to $0.99 on contract (AT&T-only).

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GameStop is now offering Cricket Wireless services and devices.

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Motorola announced the new Moto X, Moto G, Moto 360 and Moto Hint headset at IFA. Unfortunately, all of them seem to suffer from some flaws that could be a deal-breaker for many.

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ZTE announces three budget KitKat smartphones for the emerging markets at IFA, Berlin.

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Lenovo announces two new smartphones at IFA in Berlin: the very slim Vibe X2, and the 64-bit Vibe Z2, both running the latest version of Android.

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HTC finally officially unveils the Desire 820, one of the first 64-bit phones with LTE support to come to market

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Samsung's other Note of note, the Galaxy Note Edge, sports a curvy display and curious possibilities.

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Mobile users are using Wi-Fi four to five hours per day, and Broadcom hopes to improve that experience by raising the Wi-Fi speed for mobile up to 650 Mbps.

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So what is Samsung's next Big Thing? That was the description the company tossed around during a press event in New York City on Wednesday. The products revealed were expected save for the next smartwatch (more...

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US authorities have begun using fake cell towers more and more lately to intercept people's communications. CryptoPhone 500 makers have identified at least 17 such fake towers in the U.S..

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HTC may be replacing the mid-range Snapdragon 615 octa-core chip with a quad-core Snapdragon 410 inside its upcoming desire 820 device.

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LG Electronics' upcoming smartwatch has a circular display.

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Pixavi, a Norwegian R&D-focused company that researches cutting edge hardware and software technology, has created an Android smartphone called the Impact X, which can work in hazardous areas and is even...

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Archos has revealed its lineup of new devices weeks before IFA 2014.