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The Android era: From G1 to KitKat

Android 4.1 Jelly Bean further fragments the OS as many handsets wait to update to Android 4.0. CNET weighs in on how far the Android OS has come and where it's going.

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AT&T and T-Mobile: Wireless megamerger (roundup)

The No. 2 and No. 4 wireless carriers announce a $39 billion merger deal that would create a company with nearly 130 million subscribers, easily leapfrogging Verizon Wireless for the No. 1 spot.

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Ice Cream Sandwich first impressions: A bold new Android

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has come a long, long way since we first heard of it months ago at this year's Google I/O.

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CNET readers' least favorite smartphones

CNET readers have their favorite smartphones and then they have their least favorite. Here are eight models that didn't quite cut the mustard.

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CNET readers' favorite smartphones

CNET editors have their favorite smartphones, but it's our readers who use these devices day in and day out. See which smartphones rank high on our readers' list.

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Cities and states consider cell phone radiation laws

Following the lead of Maine and San Francisco, a handful of states and local governments across the U.S. are considering laws that address cell phone radiation concerns.

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A brief history of Android phones

Three years ago, the Android OS was just a buzzword. But quite a few handsets later, it's a powerful force. CNET takes a look back at all the Android goodness that has come.

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The iPad 2's best case scenario: Smart Cover-friendly cases (updated)

Does a back cover plus Apple's Smart Cover equal the perfect iPad 2 case? We look at some Smart Cover-compatible solutions and put them to the test.

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Cell phones and the radiation risk (roundup)

Based on new findings, the World Health Organization classifies cell phones as a potential cancer risk. Meanwhile, CNET launches a series on the state of cell phone radiation research.

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eBay urges Ofcom to ensure LTE networks encourage mobile shopping

eBay claims dodgy coverage and high data costs are stopping people from shopping on their mobile phones. The auction site wants Ofcom to ensure that LTE networks rectify those problems.

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HTC Evo 4G getting Gingerbread on June 6

Sprint reveals that the HTC Evo 4G will get a sweet helping of Gingerbread starting June 6.

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Analyst: iPad forcing rival tablet makers to cut back

Due to competition from Apple's iPad, rival tablet makers are reportedly cutting back on plans to manufacture as many tablets as originally expected.

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