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Apple iPhone 6 delay in China leads to smuggling, as seizures occur

Sep 29, 2014 1:30 pm

The Chinese authorities are cracking down on smuggled iPhone 6 and 6 Plus smartphones being brought into China

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BlackBerry CEO says 200,000 Passport units ordered since launch

Sep 29, 2014 12:30 pm

The BlackBerry Passport smartphone has sold 200,000 units in less than one week, according to company CEO John Chen

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FBI concerned over new encryption abilities of smartphones

Sep 29, 2014 10:30 am

The FBI reportedly asked both Google and Apple to open lines of communication to discuss encryption that would keep mobile data secure

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BlackBerry unveils Passport smartphone, squarish device with keyboard

Sep 24, 2014 5:57 pm

BlackBerry introduces its latest smartphone, the Passport, in an effort to fight back against other smartphone rivals

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Some iPhone 6 Plus housing cases bending after casual use by owners

Sep 24, 2014 12:35 am

Some Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners are reporting bent phones, as the chassis can be too easily manipulated

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Young people flock to smartphones and tablets over other electronics

Sep 23, 2014 10:19 am

Young people are growing up with smartphones and tablets, and saturation among the youngest generation has greatly increased

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Apple releases major iOS 8 software update ahead of iPhone 6 shipments

Sep 17, 2014 5:23 pm

Apple is calling it 'the biggest release since the launch of the App Store'

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Report: 6 billion smartphones in use across the world by 2020

Sep 12, 2014 3:40 am

Smartphones are growing worldwide with an estimated 9 billion mobile users connected across the worl d b 2020

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Report: Microsoft rebranding mobile, no more Lumia, Windows Phone

Sep 11, 2014 3:30 pm

Microsoft not interested in promoting Nokia or Windows Phones anymore - as the company's marketing strategies aim to promote Windows

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Study says there are at least 15 million mobile devices with malware

Sep 10, 2014 8:35 pm

Google Android devices are popular targets for cybercriminals, as they continue focusing on how to compromise mobile devices

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Intel continues push towards smartphones, tablets, mobility

Sep 9, 2014 11:30 pm

Intel has learned the hard way and is continuing to develop technologies for smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices

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Amazon cuts Fire Phone smartphone down to just 99 cents

Sep 8, 2014 8:30 pm

The Amazon Fire Phone is now available for just 99 cents, assuming you sign a two-year contract with AT&T

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Phablet shipments to top portable PCs this year, and tablets in 2015

Sep 4, 2014 10:29 am

The phablet market will overtake portable PCs and tablets within the next couple of years, according to research firm IDC

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BlackBerry plans to launch Passport smartphone on September 24

Sep 3, 2014 1:42 am

The BlackBerry Passport will launch during an event later this month, and aims to compete against the Apple iPhone and Google Android-powered devices

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Researchers create new app that helps extend smartphone battery life

Sep 2, 2014 7:45 pm

Worried about your smartphone's battery life? Use the free Estar app to determine how fast apps will drain your smartphone's battery

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California Governor Brown signs smartphone kill switch bill

Aug 26, 2014 4:09 pm

As expected, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a mandatory kill switch bill into law - taking effect on July 1, 2015

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Burger King offers up free smartphones with two-year contracts

Aug 26, 2014 1:15 am

Burger King is trying to set itself apart from other fast food joints, offering free smartphones for customers willing to sign two-year wireless contracts

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Amazon Fire Phone being hampered due to AT&T exclusivity

Aug 20, 2014 3:29 pm

The Amazon Fire Phone sales are limited due to AT&T exclusivity, as Amazon prepares to grind its way into the smartphone market

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Analyst says Apple unlikely to sell sapphire screen iPhones this year

Aug 19, 2014 2:00 pm

Sapphire glass screens won't come until next year says analyst citing costs as major reason

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The Capsule features wireless electronic fish inside

Aug 19, 2014 10:30 am

The Sphere is a sealed aquarium with Bluetooth enabled robotic fish that never need charging or batteries

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20 years since IBM Simon, world's first smartphone

Aug 18, 2014 9:04 am

To celebrate 20 years of the world's first ever smartphone, the IBM Simon, the device is going to be displayed at a special exhibition in London

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Chinese smartphone makers mixing enhanced features, low cost

Aug 12, 2014 11:27 pm

Lenovo and Xiaomi lead the Chinese market, but are facing pressure from a growing number of competitors trying to cash in on the successful market

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California Governor Jerry Brown to decide on smartphone 'kill switch'

Aug 12, 2014 9:05 am

California Governor Jerry Brown now has the ability to approve mandatory smartphone kill switches

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha specs leak, pre-order for $923

Aug 5, 2014 5:02 pm

Samsung Galaxy Alpha smartphone specs leak tipping big screen and fast processor

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iPhone 5S screen replacements start in Apple Store on August 4

Aug 1, 2014 4:07 pm

Apple Stores will start replacing damaged screens for iPhone 5S users who broke their device on August 4

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