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Mozilla overhauls Firefox smartphone plan to focus on quality, not cost

After its $25 phones fail to dent the dominance of Google and Apple, the Firefox backer will try to compete using technological superiority -- and maybe by adding key Android apps, too.

By May 22, 2015

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Google opens Inbox, its overhauled email service, to all comers

The company's effort to transform email into an automatically categorized to-do list is now available without an invitation. Existing users get several new features -- including an option to delete messages.

By May 28, 2015

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Samsung swings big with overhauled Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

The consumer electronics titan shows an aggressive streak -- and makes a few cracks at Apple's expense -- as it seeks to regain its dominance in the smartphone industry.

By March 2, 2015

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Yahoo unveils Livetext, allowing people to text using silent videos

The new app is a way for Yahoo to amp up its mobile offerings, as it hopes to build up its messaging services for smartphone users.

By July 29, 2015

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Apple TV's YouTube app gets a rare overhaul

Google's massive video site refreshes its app for Apple TV -- one of the most popular boxes to connect your television to online clips -- making it easier to search and watch.

By December 9, 2014

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New smart home applications for your old smartphone

These clever adaptations could turn your out-of-date smartphone into a smart home device.

By November 7, 2014

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Five ways Samsung can overhaul its ailing smartphone business

Profits tumbled a stunning 74 percent in Samsung's mobile business in the third quarter, and tough times may continue. Here's what Samsung can do to turn things around.

By October 31, 2014

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Sprint CEO hits gas on price overhaul

Sprint is offering consumers more bang for the buck with its new Family Share Pack. But will customers be able to decipher the new plan and its new promotions to really understand the value?

By August 18, 2014

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Obama picks former Googler to head federal tech overhaul

To avoid another Healthcare.gov debacle, President Obama hires a team of techies to clean up government IT systems and websites.

By August 12, 2014

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​Startup lands $100 million to challenge smartphone superpowers Apple and Google

With a Firefox OS offshoot called H5OS, Acadine Technologies hopes to succeed where Microsoft and others have failed. A China-run backer has begun paying the bills.

By July 15, 2015