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A $4 phone? India's Freedom 251 doesn't add up (CNET Update show notes)

Analysts say the "world's cheapest smartphone" is too good to be true. Meanwhile, other quirky phones emerge before Mobile World Congress, including the cloud-centric Nextbit Robin and Caterpillar's thermal-imaging S60.

By February 19, 2016

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A $4 phone? India's Freedom 251 doesn't add up

Analysts say the "world's cheapest smartphone" is too good to be true. Meanwhile, other quirky phones emerge before Mobile World Congress, including the cloud-centric Nextbit Robin and Caterpillar's thermal-imaging S60.

By February 19, 2016

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All phones in India to be equipped with panic buttons from 2017

The country's government is hoping to lower the rate of violence against women with phones kitted out with panic buttons and GPS.

By April 26, 2016

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India's telecom regulator clashes with Facebook over Free Basics

The social media company has been accused of turning a consultation with the Indian public into a "crudely majoritarian and orchestrated opinion poll."

By January 20, 2016

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Apple retail stores could soon land in India

The Indian government may exempt Apple from a policy that would otherwise prevent it from launching its own stores, says the Times of India.

By April 28, 2016

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Silicon Valley invests in India's Hike Messenger

Execs from companies like Dropbox, WordPress and Quora have all recently invested in Hike Messenger, a joint venture between Bharti Enterprises and Softbank.

By January 12, 2016

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Apple turns to smaller iPhone to win over China, India

The company is hoping the combination of higher-end specs and lower-end price on its new 4-inch iPhone SE will help Apple find new buyers in the world's largest smartphone markets.

By March 22, 2016

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Google's magic Internet balloons bringing Wi-Fi to India

The software and hardware giant hopes to succeed where Facebook's Free Basics failed -- connecting hundreds of millions of Indians in rural areas to the Internet with Project Loon.

By March 6, 2016

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Samsung retains top spot in India's increasingly important smartphone market

The South Korean electronics giant has strengthened its grip on India's smartphone market, keeping its top position in quarter three of 2015

By November 3, 2015

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Why India snubbed Facebook's free Internet offer

The social media giant wanted to give the people of India free access to a chunk of the Internet, but the people weren't interested.

By February 26, 2016