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Believe it or not, some Android devices are susceptible to the Heartbleed bug. Here’s what you need to know.
The Korean conglomerate posts a loss pegged to currency exchange shifts, but sees smartphone shipments rise 54 percent to 13.2 million units.
Android users can now play downloaded music directly from their device without the need for a separate PC or NAS.
The Jelly Bean flavor of Android will spill onto Sony's tablet today for people in the U.S., Canada, and Latin America.
With its latest version of 3DMark, Futuremark attempts to create a benchmark that allows for cross-platform comparisons among all tablets, smartphones, and PCs.
The Optimus line gets new flagship, mid-range, and lower-end models -- and the South Korean electronics giant promises new top-end Optimus G family members soon.
With the latest version of Qualcomm's Snapdragon 600 processor, the Galaxy S4 catapults itself to the top of the smartphone gaming heap.
The Sprint version of Samsung's smartphone is the latest to receive the newest Jelly Bean software update, while the Verizon model is left behind.
In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some analysis regarding Google's confusing OS strategy. She also explains why some Android smartphone customers are still waiting for Jelly Bean.
Still no word on the U.S. version though.