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Xiaomi jumps to fifth-largest smartphone maker worldwide

The young Chinese company has quickly gained market share and now takes its place in the top 5 as the "star performer" in the second quarter, according to Strategy Analytics.

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Apple now rumored to launch iPhone 6 on October 14

If the rumors are true, October promises to be a busy month for Apple with new iPhones, iPads, and possibly the iWatch.

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T-Mobile Q2 profit jumps as customer growth pops again

T-Mobile's customer base surpassed the 50 million mark as aggressive promotions once again stoked growth. Its profit was helped by a gain from a spectrum licensing deal.

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Fitness tracking goes under the security spotlight

Hackable location tracking, poor password management, and a lack of privacy policies: Symantec has a number of concerns about the fitness tracking boom.

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Senate blasts mobile carriers for profiting from phony fees

AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile all allegedly "crammed" customers with third-party charges that cost hundreds of millions of dollars, Senate report says.

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​Korean handset maker Pantech saved from bankruptcy

Despite reluctance from three major carriers, creditors have agreed to extend Pantech's deadline for debt repayment by two years, keeping the South Korean company alive for the time being.

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Use Android Wear as a remote shutter button

Here is how to use Android Wear as a remote to snap your smartphone selfies and group shots with ease.

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Which wearable will be the next big thing?

With a host of new fitness trackers, smartwatches, and other computer-enabled gear expected on the market soon, analytics firm First Insight forecasts which ones will become big sellers.

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Samsung warns second half will be tough as it reports weak Q2

The Korean electronics giant, which posted a 25 percent drop in operating profits, says the second half of 2014 "will remain a challenge" as price competition in smartphones hurts profitability.

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FCC chairman puts Verizon in hot seat over new throttling policy

FCC's Tom Wheeler says in a letter he's "deeply troubled" by Verizon's move to single out unlimited data customers, which could slow their access to the Internet.

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EU antitrust regulators to scrutinize Google's Android, report says

Regulators may examine whether or not Google uses Android's dominance to unfairly spread the use of its own services over those of competitors.

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The iOS 7.1.2 contacts fix you need to see

If new contacts you have created since upgrading to the latest version of iOS aren't showing up in your contacts list, there is a simple tweak in settings that can fix the problem.

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