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Google's Chromecast coming to India

The launch of the Internet giant's streaming device is the latest example of Google's push into the second most populous country in the world.

By December 9, 2014

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Tsk, tsk, Tizen: How Samsung's OS stumbled -- and aims to rise again

The Korean electronics giant is shifting gears again with its troubled mobile operating system. It's now aiming for affordability as a key characteristic of Tizen smartphones.

By November 19, 2014

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Google's Android One initiative launches in India with three $100 phones

The search giant's plan for conquering the cost-conscious hardware space bears fruit with three new devices -- Spice, Micromax, and Karbonn -- from India-based handset makers.

By September 15, 2014

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Android One: Google's push to rule the smartphone world

The search giant is aiming to bring phones that cost less than $100 to "the next five billion" in the emerging markets. First stop: India.

By September 15, 2014

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Virgin Mobile offers plans just for Facebook

A new plan on Virgin lets customers pay to use certain apps, Internet.org brings free mobile Web access to Zambia, and Amazon is giving away $100 worth of Android apps.

By July 31, 2014

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Airtel CEO: It's time for super-cheap smartphones

The mobile market expanded tremendously with low-cost feature phones. Now comes the need to repeat that recipe with under-$100 smartphones, Airtel's Sunil Bharti Mittal says.

By February 28, 2012

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How the wireless industry will connect the next billion people

The CEOs of Nokia, Qtel, Bharti Airtel, and Mozilla discuss the challenges of getting Internet access to the rest of the world.

By February 26, 2013

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Want a global LTE phone? Clearwire may have the answer

Clearwire CEO Erik Prusch believes that the company's variant of LTE will allow you to effortlessly roam around the world.

By May 9, 2012

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Google patent application reveals broadband dreams

The Net giant tries to patent a technique for using a flat, flexible housing to lower the cost of bringing a super-fast Internet to homes. Just how big will Google Fiber be?

By March 2, 2012

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Mobile operators: Stop picking on us, or else

Carriers don't want to be the bad guys--but they're telling customers, governments, and Internet companies it's time to pay up for their network services.

By February 28, 2012