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After a quarter million iPhones hacked, a reminder 'jailbreaking' devices still not safe

Despite warnings from Apple, users continue to alter their iPhones to be more flexible.

By September 1, 2015

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Purported image of Google's next Nexus handset leaks online

The image features only a view of the backplate, but it's white and comes with the familiar "Nexus" branding. Questions abound, however, over whether the image is real.

By August 17, 2015

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LG thinks yesteryear with its new Wine Smart handset

New Android smartphone sports a clamshell design and physical alphanumeric keyboard.

By August 4, 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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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

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Qualcomm's handset partners rally around its embattled new chip

The world's largest mobile-chips company got backing from several major device makers that plan to use its new top-tier chip, the Snapdragon 810.

By February 2, 2015

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Qualcomm beefs up phone security with Smart Protect platform

Handsets equipped with the upcoming Snapdragon 820 processor from Qualcomm may come with a new security feature that protects your device against malware and data leaks.

By August 31, 2015