This nifty system connects your Android phone to your computer's desktop so you can answer phone calls and reply to text messages remotely.
The tech giants finally relinquish their hold on the highly-coveted technology rights, possibly marking the end of a patent fight between Android phone manufacturers and competitors.
From the novel to the wince-worthy (and sometimes both at once), these handset "firsts" and "bests" helped define our year in smartphones.
The latest offer in Microsoft's 12 Days of Deals is for an unlocked version of a Windows Phone 8.1 handset from Blu Products.
Shipments of Chinese handsets for 2014 have totalled over 450 million, accounting for nearly 40 percent of the global total, set to exceed 50 percent by 2016.
Retailers have been caught secretly offering the iPhone 6 to customers with illegally high subsidies and the Korean government has promised to take action.
New phone codenamed "Shamu" will feature a 5.9-inch screen, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.
Having filed for bankruptcy earlier this year, ongoing troubles at Pantech have forced the company to seek a full buyout.
The company brings the entry-level handsets in Brazil, followed by other countries elsewhere around the world in the coming weeks.
With the Liberto 820, Doro is hoping its simplistic approach to Android will help make smartphones more appealing to older users.