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LG debuts L Fino and L Bello for emerging markets

The new low-end 3G smartphones come with some of the software features found on the LG G3 and have the same rear-button design.

By August 20, 2014

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Smartphone buyers in emerging markets want big screens too

A survey that targeted more than 1,300 smartphone users in countries such as Brazil, India, Indonesia, Kenya, and Mexico found people craving devices with 5-inch and 5.5-inch screens.

By August 14, 2014

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Squishy Lego-like bricks emerge from scientists' robot lab

Flexible plastic bricks smoosh together like Lego, but could actually become building components for soft robots.

By August 7, 2014

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Samsung's real Achilles' heel: Low-end, emerging markets

With local smartphone makers in China and India toppling Samsung, the company is feeling the heat in the fastest-growing markets.

By August 6, 2014

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Huawei Ascend Mate 3 details emerge ahead of IFA

With the annual Berlin conference fast approaching Huawei may soon announce yet another plus-sized smartphone.

By August 4, 2014

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Uber to cap surge pricing in NY during emergencies

It's not the end of Uber's notorious surge pricing model, but the on-demand car service agrees to stop charging excessive rates during natural disasters and emergencies.

By July 8, 2014

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Apple Retina rivals emerge: Asus display goes 4K, Sharp 8K

Asus is getting ready to market a 15.6-inch laptop with lots of horsepower and a 4K display. Should Apple be worried?

By June 10, 2014

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Facebook plucks Pryte for app data plans in emerging markets

The business hasn't officially launched, but Pryte's team has access to wireless operators in emerging markets, which fits with a key Facebook goal.

By June 3, 2014

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Add emergency-contact info to your iPhone lock screen

A simple tweak to your existing wallpaper might just save your life -- or at least help recover a lost phone.

By May 16, 2014

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Nintendo to develop new consoles for emerging markets

Video game maker will design new hardware specifically for new markets rather than rebadging existing hardware.

By May 7, 2014