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With leather-clad G4, LG fashions a rival to Apple and Samsung

From embracing a leather exterior to adding a flashy new camera, LG hopes to win customers away from its better-known competitors. An inside look at its factory in South Korea shows it's ramping up for a big launch.

By April 28, 2015

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Actor Leonard Nimoy, 'Mr. Spock,' dies at 83

The legendary actor who made being logical sound cool in his "Star Trek" role as Spock, beloved by generations of fans, died at his home in Los Angeles Friday.

By February 27, 2015

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Mercedes rules the game of (rolling) thrones

The Targaryens may have felt a throne made of swords was appropriate, but Mercedes-Maybach aims for pure comfort and serenity with the Pullman model, designed for heads of state and monarchs.

By February 17, 2015

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iPhone snags top spot in China for first time, says research firm

Shipments of Apple's iPhones, namely the 6 and 6 Plus, have outshined lower-priced rivals, says Canalys.

By January 27, 2015

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China likely to top US for Apple iPhone sales

The arrival of big-screen iPhones in the big China market promises a significant shift for the final quarter of 2014.

By January 26, 2015

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iPhone sales soar in Japan, Korea and China

Apple's shift to big-screened smartphones is proving just the ticket to winning over consumers in key Asian markets -- including rival Samsung's home turf.

By January 21, 2015

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iPhone 6 preorders estimated to have hit 100K in Samsung's homeland

The iPhone numbers in South Korea top the preorders seen for Samsung's Galaxy Note 4 over a similar period, says the Wall Street Journal.

By October 27, 2014

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Can a musician be a hardcore audiophile?

The Audiophiliac's close encounter with jazz musician Billy Drummond, he has a houseful of great hi-fi gear.

By September 8, 2014

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BlackBerry product roadmap points to smartphone bonanza

A leaked document obtained by BlackBerry news site N4BB shows four smartphones targeting four categories of consumers for this year.

By August 26, 2014

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Samsung still tops in US smartphone market; Apple takes second

Samsung snagged 36.1 percent of smartphone shipments in the second quarter, compared with 29.7 percent for Apple, new data from Counterpoint Research shows.

By August 7, 2014