52669 Results for

open-source hardware

Editors' Take

ZTE Open C

At MWC this year, ZTE showcased its 3G Open C handset, which will run Firefox OS 1.3.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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ZTE Open

Skip the ZTE Open and keep hunting for your low-cost smartphone, unless simplicity or Firefox development are at the top of your list.

By Sep. 18, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 18, 2013

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Nokia Lumia 1520

Though it lacks some features found in its big phone rivals, the Nokia Lumia 1520 is a great buy for Windows Phone fans seeking a supersize smartphone with premium hardware.

By Nov. 18, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 18, 2013
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Heartburn from Heartbleed forces wide-ranging rethink in open source world

Experts caution that the notorious security bug heralds "open season on open source" and will force changes in how open-source code gets vetted as secure.

By Apr. 24, 2014

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Burrell Smith: Macintosh hardware wizard

Few in the public may be familiar with Smith's work, but colleagues say this brilliant engineer's importance to the Mac is akin to what Woz meant to the first Apple computers.

By Jan. 22, 2014

Editors' Take

ZTE Open II

The Open II features a 2-megapixel camera and Firefox OS, and has its sights on emerging markets.

By Feb. 25, 2014

Pricing not available

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Google Nexus Q

The Nexus Q's striking, orblike hardware can't outweigh the extreme limitations of this Android-only, Google-only media streamer.

By Jun. 28, 2012

2.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 28, 2012

MSRP: $299.00

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ZTE Source (Cricket Wireless)

The ZTE Source offers Cricket customers inexpensive LTE, but if you can spare a bit more money, pass it over for better devices.

By Nov. 26, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 26, 2013

MSRP: $219.99

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Five trends driving the hardware boom

commentary For years, venture investors and entrepreneurs were all about software. Now, more and more money is flowing into hardware.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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Skydog Web App and Smart Family Wi-Fi Router w/Cloud Service Subscription

Though feature-rich, the Skydog's hardware is too slow and limited to justify its high cost and ongoing subscription pricing.

By Jan. 27, 2014

3 stars Editor's rating Jan. 27, 2014