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Purported image of Google's next Nexus handset leaks online

The image features only a view of the backplate, but it's white and comes with the familiar "Nexus" branding. Questions abound, however, over whether the image is real.

By 18 August 2015

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LG thinks yesteryear with its new Wine Smart handset

New Android smartphone sports a clamshell design and physical alphanumeric keyboard.

By 5 August 2015

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Android Stagefright vulnerability leaves handsets at risk

A security research company claims to have found a vulnerability baked into Google's Android operating system that could leave devices open to attack. CNET's Lexy Savvides reports on how Google has addressed the issue and how users can minimize the risk.

By 28 July 2015

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Android Doze helps handsets get smarter with battery power

With the help of motion detection, Android Doze enables handsets to "doze" into a deeper sleep when inactive, and thus improves battery life.

29 May 2015

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Xiaomi's Redmi 2 is a budget handset that punches above its weight (pictures)

Soon to be available globally -- in markets the Chinese company is currently in -- this affordable sub-$120 smartphone shows just how good low-priced phones can be.

10 Images By 4 March 2015

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Qualcomm's handset partners rally around its embattled new chip

The world's largest mobile-chips company got backing from several major device makers that plan to use its new top-tier chip, the Snapdragon 810.

By 3 February 2015

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BOSS phone, a handset so secure that Sony execs should use it?

Technically Incorrect: The creators of a new phone being presented at CES claim it's the perfect solution for a secure connection. Perhaps, but its screen is 1.5 inches bigger than an iPhone 6 Plus.

By 6 January 2015

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How Android Wear works with iOS: What you need to know (FAQ)

Curious about how Google's Android Wear smartwatches play with the iPhone? Here's what you need to know.

By 1 September 2015

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Chinese handsets account for almost 40 percent of global shipments

Shipments of Chinese handsets for 2014 have totalled over 450 million, accounting for nearly 40 percent of the global total, set to exceed 50 percent by 2016.

By 4 December 2014

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Asus unveils new ZenFone 2 smartphone with 256GB of storage

The Taiwanese handset maker is expanding its line of Android smartphones with a new Deluxe Special Edition model.

By 25 August 2015