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open-source software

Editors' Take

Nokia X Software Platform

Nokia sure tried hard to give us something new, but its mashup of Android, Windows Phone, and Asha gives its Nokia X phone limited powers and a nagging identity crisis.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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VLC for iOS

As long as you have the videos to watch, VLC's gesture controls and smooth performance make it an excellent app for video playback.

By Jan. 22, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 22, 2014

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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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Microsoft's 3 year journey to an open-source .Net

Microsoft's decision to open-source more of its .Net platform didn't happen overnight, or even in the past few weeks. It was a move years in the making.

By Apr. 7, 2014

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Sony SmartWatch

The Sony SmartWatch enters the realm of usability thanks to recent software updates, but it's still more smartphone accessory than solid standalone timepiece.

By Apr. 3, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 3, 2013
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Google deepens involvement in open-source patent effort

The company now is a board member of the Open Invention Network, which offers companies free access to patents as long as they don't sue others for using Linux.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Waze

For anyone looking for more reliable traffic data than Apple's and Google's stock maps applications, Waze is definitely worth a download.

By Jun. 13, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 13, 2013

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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 II

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

By Feb. 25, 2014

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TED for Android

The TED app is the best way to access TED's educational, inspirational, and entertaining videos from your mobile device.

By Apr. 24, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 24, 2013

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