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AT&T to sell Samsung Galaxy Alpha starting Sept. 26

Come Friday, the new metal-framed smartphone is up for grabs exclusively on AT&T's website and at its retail stores.

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Some iOS 8 users report sluggish Wi-Fi, shorter battery life

Every new version of Apple's mobile operating system seems to trigger complaints, and iOS 8 is no exception.

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iPhone 6 outshines 6 Plus over launch weekend

Adoption of the the 4.7-inch model has surpassed that of the 5.5-inch edition, according to mobile analytics firms. But is the smaller phone more popular or just easier to find?

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Apple sells 10M iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices in first weekend

The bigger-screen iPhones take off at a record-setting pace. Apparently consumers are happy that Apple decided to live large.

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Samsung Galaxy Avant review: Run-of-the-mill Android is fine for the price

T-Mobile customers shopping in the $200 range will find a reliable, if predictable, handset that meets most expectations -- though its screen and camera quality are drawbacks.

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HTC engineers already working with Google on Nexus 9, report says

A new report says HTC is set to make the new Nexus 9 despite a lack of experience in building tablets.

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus drop and drown tests results are in

The new iPhones are out in the wild, but not everyone is taking the best care of the coveted new devices. Check out the latest torture test results.

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Don't panic: Those iPhone 6 carrier trade-in deals are still available

iPhone fans, you can still take advantage of carriers' hot deals, but see the new devices in person to ensure you're getting the right one, says CNET's Marguerite Reardon in this edition of Ask Maggie.

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How Android Wear could come to the iPhone

Commentary: The Apple Watch may be the device that Apple plans as an accessory for its phone users. But companies selling Android Wear would still want iPhone customers, and some iPhone owners might want Android Wear.

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30 tips every new iOS 8 user should know

Though it looks just like iOS 7, iOS 8 is packed with more features than any other update. Get to know the best, most useful features right here.

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Compact, comfy Samsung Galaxy Avant (pictures)

The small, 4.5-inch phone is easy to maneuver in one hand and has a softly textured backing that's good for grip.

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Compact, budget Samsung Galaxy Avant rocks Android 4.4

This wallet-friendly Android phone fits comfortably in your hand, but it has a few drawbacks you'll want to know about before you buy.

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