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Xiaomi's global VP Hugo Barra says designing around current products is 'stupid'

In response to claims that the new Mi 4 copied the iPhone, Barra called out a "flawed" patent system for hindering innovation in the market.

By July 23, 2014

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Apple 12 Days app offers 'Hugo' or 'Home Alone' for free

The app continues its fifth day of gift-giving with one of two free movies. Which title you get depends on where in the world you live.

By December 30, 2013

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Acer C720 and Hugo Bay Trail Chromebook

Acer's new Chromebooks come in two processor flavors.

By May 7, 2014

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Xiaomi's Hugo Barra: True world phones in 2 years, Android all the way

The Xiaomi global vice president, and former Google VP, sits down for a chat with CNET in Beijing to talk more about the rapidly growing Chinese company's plans to go global, its next steps in India, and its commitment to Android.

By March 24, 2014

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Hugo Barra's challenge: Grow a Chinese phone maker beyond China

Google's former head of Android product management now is in charge of bringing Android smartphone upstart Xiaomi to new markets. First stop: southeast Asia.

By December 11, 2013

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Why 'Rango' and 'Hugo' won at the Oscars

With no Pixar film to beat, 'Rango' won the Academy Award for best animated feature, while "Hugo" won for best visual effects. Both victors show things are changing in Hollywood.

By February 27, 2012

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Hugo Chavez dies and the Twitter town square reacts

Chavez was a media-savvy politician with more than 4 million Twitter followers. He promoted access to the Internet, while at the same time suppressing a free press.

By March 5, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Ace Hugo Boss edition suits up

Samsung has teamed up with fancy suitsmith Hugo Boss to release a revamped version of its Galaxy Ace Android phone.

By November 21, 2011

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Xiaomi makes cloud messaging 'opt-in' amid privacy concerns

Vice President Hugo Barra apologizes after it's revealed the Chinese smartphone maker's iMessage-like service was collecting some user information.

By August 11, 2014

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Hugo Chavez to take his fight to Twitter?

The Venezuelan leader decides he must "wage the battle online" by becoming a microblogger. Will he "break records for numbers of followers," as predicted?

By April 27, 2010