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Google's taking more control over its Android and Android Wear Operating Systems, LG is working on a 3G smartwatch that won't need a smartphone and the Nexus 6 is coming soon.
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.
Between April and June, a whopping 255.3 million Android-based smartphones were shipped worldwide.
Google makes a play to be the center of the wearable universe, cars that communicate to each other, and what beacons in your favorite store can do for you.
Though it's one of this year's better Android phones on paper, the OnePlus One isn't for everyone, nor is it readily available.
This $189 handset has a 13.1MP camera, a quad-core 1.2 GHz processor, and two SIM card slots.
Apple's iOS came in second place with 42 percent of activations during the first quarter.
Want your hands to sparkle in a darkened club? Perhaps you're a really glamorous cell phone thief? Lumi Deco Nails include tiny LED antennas that light up when NFC signals are nearby.
Emporia's first smartphone runs a seriously altered version of Android that's designed to be easy to use. Check out our hands-on video, and see it for yourself
The contract-free handsets -- the eight-core Andy A5QP and the quad-core A5VP -- will officially debut at the Barcelona trade show.