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Phone Low on Battery? At SXSW, You Can Have a Dog Bring You a Charger.
SXSW

Phone Low on Battery? At SXSW, You Can Have a Dog Bring You a Charger.

Mophie, the mobile battery-case company, wants to rescue your battery while raising awareness about animal adoption.
Nina Zipkin
Latest Android Update Puts Emphasis on Security
Security

Latest Android Update Puts Emphasis on Security

If your Android phone gets stolen, a new feature makes sure it stays locked until it gets back in your hands.
Nina Zipkin
10 Things Samsung's New Galaxy Phones Can Do That the iPhone Can't
Samsung vs iPhone

10 Things Samsung's New Galaxy Phones Can Do That the iPhone Can't

Rather than cramming tons of new features into the phones, Samsung improved on a few core elements including design, build quality, and the fingerprint sensor.
Lisa Eadicicco
A Way to Waterproof Your iPhone? Apple Is Looking Into It.
Apple

A Way to Waterproof Your iPhone? Apple Is Looking Into It.

The Cupertino, Calif.-based colossus is looking for a way to make its smartphones, tablets and laptops resistant to the kiss of death for electronics: moisture.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Apple Overtakes Samsung as the World's No. 1 Smartphone Seller
Apple

Apple Overtakes Samsung as the World's No. 1 Smartphone Seller

The Cupertino, Calif. tech titan has stolen the South Korean electronic giant's thunder in the smartphone sales war for the first time since 2011. But upstart Xiaomi might have the most to boast about.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Here Comes Another New Smartphone From BlackBerry
BlackBerry

Here Comes Another New Smartphone From BlackBerry

Leap targets mid-market buyers and replaces the Z3 device which launched a year ago.
4 Ways Samsung Says It Will Destroy Apple's iPhone 6
Samsung vs iPhone

4 Ways Samsung Says It Will Destroy Apple's iPhone 6

Samsung just took a bunch of shots at Apple. Here are four of them.
Benjamin Snyder
Huawei Plans Big Push to Sell Its Phones, Wearable Devices in U.S.
Huawei

Huawei Plans Big Push to Sell Its Phones, Wearable Devices in U.S.

After legislators branded it a national security threat, the company is planning a campaign to win over U.S. consumers.
Apple Who? Samsung Unveils Sleek New Galaxy Phones.
Samsung Galaxy

Apple Who? Samsung Unveils Sleek New Galaxy Phones.

The latest Galaxy S smartphones feature a slim body made from aircraft-grade metal.
BlackBerry Makes Its Software Available on Apple, Android and Windows Devices
BlackBerry

BlackBerry Makes Its Software Available on Apple, Android and Windows Devices

The company aims to expand its cross-platform strategy and deliver its often admired security, productivity and communication tools to many more smartphones and tablets.
5 Billion Android Apps Open to Hacking
Hackers

5 Billion Android Apps Open to Hacking

Attackers are exploiting flaws in Google's popular operating system.
Arjun Kharpal
Motorola's Moto E 'Press Conference' Is Like Nothing You've Ever Seen
Press coverage

Motorola's Moto E 'Press Conference' Is Like Nothing You've Ever Seen

When coming up with your own marketing and press materials, remember to be creative while also keeping your audience in mind.
Emily Price
Google Expands Push Into Workplace With Android for Work Effort
Android

Google Expands Push Into Workplace With Android for Work Effort

The aim is to make smartphones running Android software more appealing to corporations.
Believe It or Not, the New BlackBerry Classic Looks Great
BlackBerry

Believe It or Not, the New BlackBerry Classic Looks Great

The phone does three things that might get a lot of attention.
Joshua Barrie