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Meet the Vietnamese smartphone maker gunning to be the next Apple

Road Trip 2015: BKAV, which made its money selling security software, is the first to design and build a smartphone in Vietnam. The question is, will anyone buy it?

By July 31, 2015

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Mobile World Congress 2015

Mobile World Congress 2015

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Ultra HD '4K' TV refresh rates are all lies (basically)

"ClearMotion," "TruMotion," "Motion Rate 240" and "Effective" refresh rates are not true refresh rates. Here's why.

By August 2, 2015

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Sprint's chairman: US networks are 'very, very bad'

Masayoshi Son, who is also CEO of a Japanese carrier, says the network quality in the US "is not something you should be proud of," and directly calls out his rivals.

By August 4, 2015

Review

Sharp Aquos Crystal (Boost Mobile)

Don't fret about the unremarkable features -- the Sharp Aquos Crystal is a great buy with a compelling edgeless display that renders it unlike any phone currently on the market.

By October 24, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 24, 2014
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Samsung Pay shows promise, but mobile payments face uphill battle

Samsung's answer to Apple Pay is being tested in its home country of South Korea. CNET had the chance to see how the mobile payment system works in real life.

By July 16, 2015

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Facebook Messenger's payments feature available across US

The messaging platform previously only available in select parts of the US, but is now available to anyone chatting on the service.

By July 1, 2015

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Apple loses top spot in Chinese smartphone market to Xiaomi

After two quarters as the leader of the pack, Apple has dropped to third place in the world's largest smartphone market, says research firm Canalys.

By August 3, 2015

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Samsung eyes China, Europe as mobile payments war heats up

Samsung Pay is now slated for a September launch in the US and South Korea -- with China, Europe and more markets to follow.

By June 3, 2015

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Square files for IPO, say reports, in new wrinkle for Dorsey, Twitter

The mobile-payments firm confidentially files SEC papers to offer stock to the public, say several reports, adding to talk about Square CEO Jack Dorsey and his simultaneous role as interim chief at Twitter.

By July 25, 2015

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Walmart taps Alipay to bring mobile payments to 25 China stores

The world's largest retailer has been slow to grow in China, but Alipay could help it draw in more customers.

By May 13, 2015