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Kyocera Rise (Sprint)

The competitively priced Kyocera Rise is fitting for texting enthusiasts looking for a starter smartphone with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

By August 23, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating August 23, 2012
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Waiting for the Apple Watch: A less than luxury experience

The Apple Watch rollout hasn't been the smoothest experience, with buyers facing long shipping delays and confusion about how to actually buy the device, which was released Friday.

By April 24, 2015

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​Generation YouTube: Today's fastest-rising stars aren't coming out of Hollywood

Thanks to the popularity of online media sites like YouTube, mainstream entertainment soon may look more like that kid clowning around in front of a laptop camera.

By April 23, 2015

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eBay sales, profit rise as PayPal expects to sail off in third quarter

The e-commerce pioneer's overall results hid the differing paths of eBay's two main businesses, with PayPal growing and eBay.com floundering.

By April 22, 2015

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​The chaebols: The rise of South Korea's mighty conglomerates

They are cornerstones of the economic, political and social landscape: Part one of a series looks at how these conglomerates -- like Samsung, LG and Hyundai -- saved South Korea from crushing poverty and defined a country's role on the global stage.

By April 6, 2015

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No download needed: The rise of SMS-based 'apps'

Apps aren't going anywhere, but lately more companies are offering services through text messaging. Here's what you need to know.

By April 3, 2015

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Angry Birds maker's earnings fall while games rise

Despite lower earnings, Rovio is still one of the most popular mobile-game companies in the world, tallying almost 600 million game downloads in 2014.

By March 19, 2015

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Google's Android Wear software will let you leave your phone at home (if there's Wi-Fi)

The search giant announces a handful of new features, including new capabilities that make a watch run independent of a phone, all ahead of the Apple Watch's launch on Friday.

By April 20, 2015

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Apple's iOS 8 rises to 72% adoption rate

The rate of adoption picked up steam with the release of iOS 8.1.3, which fixed some bugs and eased the software's demand for storage space on devices.

By February 4, 2015

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Black & Decker's stick vac can't rise above the pack

It looks like an upright while maneuvering like a stick, but middling performance and tedious maintenance keep this vac grounded.

By January 27, 2015