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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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Vietnam's refugees find second chance in Silicon Valley

For Road Trip 2015, CNET went to San Jose, California, to talk with Vietnamese Americans who traveled a long way to get to where they are today.

By August 2, 2015

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Apple mania sweeps across Vietnam (pictures)

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET explores the Vietnam electronics scene. What everyone seems to lust after is the iPhone.

9 Images By August 1, 2015

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Misfit CEO Sonny Vu on Vietnam's modern-day success story (Q&A)

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET sits down in Ho Chi Minh City with the CEO of Misfit Wearables to talk about the Vietnam tech scene and why the fitness tracker is making a big bet on the country.

By July 29, 2015

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Why Flappy Bird was just the start for Vietnam's startup scene

Road Trip 2015: The first in a two-part series on Vietnam's startup scene and how the government is trying to rev up investment and interest in businesses that hope to be the next viral hit.

By July 26, 2015

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Meet BKAV's made-in-Vietnam Bphone (pictures)

As part of Road Trip 2015, CNET checks out BKAV's first smartphone.

8 Images By July 31, 2015

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Vietnam's startup scene -- not just building tech but developing it

CNET's Shara Tibken travels to Vietnam as part of Road Trip 2015 and meets Misfit Wearables CEO Sonny Vu, who is part of a movement to push Vietnam into a startup mindset.

By July 29, 2015

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Vietnam's fledgling startup scene (pictures)

The country is trying to become a bigger player in the tech world by encouraging startups. CNET visits some of these Vietnamese companies during Road Trip 2015.

8 Images By July 27, 2015

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Vietnam's booming manufacturing sector (pictures)

Road Trip 2015: CNET checks out facilities for Samsung, LG and Jabil in Vietnam.

13 Images By July 22, 2015

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For startups in Vietnam, independence has its challenges

Road Trip 2015: The second half of a two-part series about Vietnam's startup scene takes a deeper look at some rare success stories and how the country is fostering -- and hindering -- its homegrown tech community.

By July 27, 2015