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Unlike Siri, Cortana plays well with others

Commentary: Microsoft's virtual assistant has the ability to hand off voice commands to mobile apps, a welcome compromise that could benefit users and developers.

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Close up with the LG G3 S, aka G3 Beat (pictures)

A cheaper, smaller version of LG's flagship phone attempts to maintain the premium look without making too many compromises.

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Microsoft's Cortana disses Siri in new video spot

Running on the new HTC One M8 for Windows Phone, the Cortana voice-activated assistant touts its superiority over Apple's Siri.

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HTC Desire 510 offers affordable 4G (hands-on)

If you desperately want 4G, the Desire 510 won't break the bank. CNET's Rich Trenholm finds out if it's worth the cost.

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Xiaomi sells 40,000 Redmi 1S phones in 4 seconds in India

The Chinese company appears to be unable to keep up with demand for its phones in India -- leading to complains on Facebook about the "limited" quantity of its stocks.

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Oppo launches smartphone range in Australia

The Chinese manufacturer has brought four of its phones to market locally, with "more products on the way".

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Waterproof HTC Butterfly 2 flies high with 13-megapixel camera

The HTC Butterfly 2 is one of the best flagships from the company so far -- it's just a shame you may not have the chance to own it outside of Asia.

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These are the 8 Android and Windows Phone features we want on the iPhone 6

Apple doesn't hold the patent on good ideas. These hardware and software goodies from other phones would make Apple's next iPhone even better.

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Change the font on your Android device

​Ready for a change to make your Android device feel new or just different? Check out these steps for changing your font.

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How to schedule texts on the Galaxy S5

Learn how to send a text message at the exact time you want to with the Galaxy S5's message scheduling feature.

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The crimson-topped Miss IFA is on hand to show off the top products at  the annual technology extravaganza in Berlin.

What to expect from IFA, Europe's biggest and most eccentric tech show

Huge launches are expected from Samsung, Sony and others as the German show sets the tech agenda for the rest of the year.

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Apple, chipmaker work to add NFC pay tech to iPhone 6 -- report

Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.

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