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Your next phone could have USB Type-C (and that's a good thing)

These powerful, reversible charging ports are all the rage, and are coming to a phone near you. Here's everything you need to know as new USB-C phones trickle out.

By July 26, 2015

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Android Stagefright vulnerability leaves handsets at risk

A security research company claims to have found a vulnerability baked into Google's Android operating system that could leave devices open to attack. CNET's Lexy Savvides reports on how Google has addressed the issue and how users can minimize the risk.

By July 27, 2015

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LG's Lancet is a Windows Phone handset with a competitive price

Available on Verizon Wireless, the LG Lancet runs Windows Phone 8.1 and features a 4.5-inch display, an 8-megapixel camera and a quad-core processor.

By July 13, 2015

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Android Doze helps handsets get smarter with battery power

With the help of motion detection, Android Doze enables handsets to "doze" into a deeper sleep when inactive, and thus improves battery life.

May 28, 2015

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Kyocera's enduring DuraXV feature handset (pictures)

Sporting a rugged and water resistant design, the DuraXV for Verizon Wireless is a basic phone that can take a few punches.

10 Images By May 14, 2015

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Volkswagen plugs Android Auto and Apple CarPlay into 2016 models

Volkswagen's new MIB II infotainment system for its 2016 models rolls in a heap of new features, including compatibility with both Google and Apple's car systems.

By July 30, 2015

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Most Android phones at risk from simple text hack, researcher says

Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.

By July 27, 2015

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YotaPhone 2 likely not coming to US after all

Citing supplier issues, the Russian phone maker has pulled an about face on plans to bring its unique smartphone to North America.

By July 31, 2015

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How to recycle your phone for cash

Six tips to know before converting your old electronics into cash.

By July 28, 2015

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Xiaomi's Redmi 2 is a budget handset that punches above its weight (pictures)

Soon to be available globally -- in markets the Chinese company is currently in -- this affordable sub-$120 smartphone shows just how good low-priced phones can be.

10 Images By March 3, 2015