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Dump iPhone for Android? Google tells you why and how

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt proclaims that an Android phone would make a great Christmas gift for an iPhone user.

By November 25, 2013

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7 things to expect at Apple's Oct. 22 event

Tuesday's "we still have a lot to cover" event should bring revamped iPads, new Mac computers, and a passel of new software unto the world.

By October 17, 2013

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Lone Star phone: The Texas town where the Moto X gets built

Motorola and Google have teamed with contract manufacturer Flextronics on the first smartphone ever to be assembled in the United States. Crave's Eric Mack took a tour of the factory, and met the neighbors, too.

By September 12, 2013

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Motorola: Moto X sells at profit; custom orders 'substantial'

The Flextronics plant in Texas could crank out "tens of millions" of phones per year, CEO says. At the moment, 100,000 Moto X units are leaving the plant each week.

By September 11, 2013

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Google's Eric Schmidt downplays NSA spying

Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt says he was worried that the NSA spying scandal could "split" the Internet.

By September 13, 2013

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Motorola assembling 100k Moto X phones in Texas weekly

The first big phone from Google's Motorola is made in America, but not in the same quantities as the iPhone or Galaxy S4 (so far). Crave's Eric Mack swings by the Moto X factory in Fort Worth.

By September 10, 2013

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Sensoria smart socks may do more than help you run better

Startup Heapsylon is launching a crowdfunding campaign to kick-start its washable computerized socks that track everything from activity type and calories burned to altitude gains and overpronation.

By June 20, 2013

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Google offloads Motorola's China, Brazil factories

Motorola has struck a deal to pare back on its manufacturing facilities, allowing Flextronics to take them over.

By December 11, 2012

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Netflix, RIM, others get boot from key Nasdaq stock index

After Facebook joins the Nasdaq 100, the stock exchange drops EA, Marvell, and VeriSign from its collection of the largest 100 nonfinancial companies trading on the stock exchange.

By December 16, 2012

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Apple's U.S. Mac-making plan would create 200 jobs -- report

CEO Tim Cook's remark that Apple will invest $100 million in manufacturing Macs in the states will mean the creation of 200 jobs, some industry watchers say.

By December 8, 2012