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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.

By August 29, 2014

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How an Apple iWallet might work

Reports suggest Apple could unveil its own mobile-payments system and an NFC-equipped iPhone 6 at its September 9 event. If so, how would an Apple iWallet actually play out?

By September 5, 2014

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Research In Motion hit with patent lawsuit by NXP

NXP alleges that BlackBerrys and Playbook infringe upon technology related to design, data transmission, and other features.

By April 3, 2012

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BlackBerry ups mobile security ante with Secusmart buy

BlackBerry's acquisition of German software firm Secusmart aims to secure voice and data and put better mobile security in every president and chancellor's hand.

By July 29, 2014

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Amazon Fire Phone teardown reveals hints of Apple, Samsung

Gadget repair expert iFixit takes a deeper look into the guts of Amazon's first smartphone and finds several new details.

By July 24, 2014

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A mobile phone with a rotary dial: Retro cool or retro fool?

You don't have to be a hipster to want a cell phone that dials like a rotary landline telephone, but it helps.

By June 17, 2014

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How your smartphone uses its co-pilot for good effect

commentary The latest updates to speedy mobile processors grab the attention, but the unsung coprocessors are becoming more important when a phone is moving or at rest.

By November 3, 2013

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Apple iPhone 5s 64-bit A7 chip made by Samsung

It's not surprising, but it is finally confirmed: the vaunted A7 chip in the iPhone 5s is made by Samsung.

By September 22, 2013

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Apple's A7 processor in the iPhone 5S is made by Samsung

The brains inside the iPhone 5S are made by Apple's arch rival Samsung, according to a report.

By September 22, 2013

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Apple getting its A7 chip from Samsung

Apple has been getting its chips "fabbed" by Samsung for years. That hasn't changed with the A7.

By September 20, 2013