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Xiaomi makes its first moves to sell its phones in Africa

The world's fifth-largest smartphone maker will sell its Redmi 2 and Mi 4 in Africa through a distribution partner.

By November 2, 2015


Facebook to beam free Internet to Africa

As part of Facebook's Internet.org initiative, the project would provide Internet access to certain areas of Africa that currently can't get online.

By October 5, 2015


New human ancestor discovered in Africa: 'Tiny brain, curved fingers'

The only thing that may be harder than extracting ancient fossils of the latest piece of our evolutionary puzzle may be figuring out exactly how our new relatives fit into the human story.

By September 10, 2015


Orange Klif, Firefox OS's $40 phone for Africa (pictures)

French carrier Orange will include six months of voice, text and data service with the budget phone. Here's a look at the MediaTek-powered 3.5-inch model from Mobile World Congress.

12 Images By March 1, 2015


Firefox OS comes to Africa with Orange's $40 package deal

Mozilla's major new ally will sell its Klif phone and six months' network service in 13 countries in Africa and the Middle East. Orange likes Firefox OS's inexpensive hardware requirements and expects to sell millions.

By March 1, 2015


How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By November 20, 2015


Facebook activates Safety Check for Nigeria bombing

For the second time in a week, the social network is letting users in the vicinity of a terrorist attack let their friends and family know they're safe with one click.

By November 18, 2015


Halo 5 microtransaction sales still rising, now reach $700,000-plus

As a result, the Halo World Championship prize pool has risen to $1.7 million.

By November 18, 2015


App users in emerging markets get break as Google tweaks pricing

The move addresses currency issues and will lower app costs for people in developing regions who use Android phones.

By November 18, 2015


Kapow! Google beefs up comic book fans' mobile reading powers

An upgrade to Google Play Books adds scrolling and discovery features aimed at improving users' reading experience on smartphones and tablets.

By November 12, 2015