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

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

By December 16, 2014

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For Samsung, Galaxy S6 needs to hit with a big bang

Samsung, battling to hold on to its lead in the smartphone market, needs to win back consumers from Apple with its next big thing. But will the new Galaxy S6 be big enough?

By February 28, 2015

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Intel playing catch-up with new mobile chips

The company lost $4.2 billion in mobile last year but hopes these new chips will help turn that business around.

By March 2, 2015

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Broadcom's new real dual-band Wi-Fi chip speeds things up

Broadcom announced the first 802.11 Wi-Fi chip that enables mobile devices to transmit and receive data over the 5GHz and 2.4GHz bands at the same time.

By March 2, 2015

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Qualcomm to jazz up modem chips with new name

The smartphone-chip maker is introducing new classes for its radio chips to let customers more clearly know the upload and download speeds of their phones.

By February 18, 2015

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Nvidia beats expectations in fourth quarter on strong sales of graphics chips

The Santa Clara, Calif., company posts another strong quarter to end its fiscal year and hints at big gaming news early next month.

By February 11, 2015

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Qualcomm's handset partners rally around its embattled new chip

The world's largest mobile-chips company got backing from several major device makers that plan to use its new top-tier chip, the Snapdragon 810.

By February 2, 2015

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Google, PayPal heat up mobile-payments fray

PayPal announces acquisition of mobile-wallet maker, while Google unveils another mobile-payments service, in the growing fight for a piece of the smartphone payments market.

By March 2, 2015

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Samsung may drop Qualcomm's Snapdragon chip in next Galaxy S phone

The Snapdragon 810 chip, which was created for high-end phones, overheated in testing, Bloomberg reports.

By January 21, 2015

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Appliance Science: The Internet of Toasters (and other things)

The Internet of Things may be the next big thing in appliances, in which your oven, your fridge and other things around your home will talk to your phone and to each other. Appliance Science looks at the science and technology behind the chatty appliances you'll be buying in a few years.

By March 2, 2015