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02.27.15
Year of the Goat: 11 Chinese smartphone brands to watch
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02.27.15

Year of the Goat: 11 Chinese smartphone brands to watch

2014 had been a wonderful year for the ever-competitive Chinese smartphone market. We saw the birt...

By R. Lai,   02.27.15
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12.10.14
The world's slimmest smartphone is now 4.75mm thick
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12.10.14

The world's slimmest smartphone is now 4.75mm thick

How thin is too thin? Well, the Chinese smartphone makers are always pushing their limits on this...

By R. Lai,   12.10.14
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05.07.14
China's Vivo Xshot slaps Android on a bright and stabilized camera
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05.07.14

China's Vivo Xshot slaps Android on a bright and stabilized camera

Despite its relatively small presence outside China, Vivo is still a mobile brand that's worth kee...

By R. Lai,   05.07.14
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12.18.13
Vivo Xplay 3S unveiled with a 6-inch 2K display, powerful audio amp and fingerprint reader
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12.18.13

Vivo Xplay 3S unveiled with a 6-inch 2K display, powerful audio amp and fingerprint reader

We came away rather impressed with the Vivo Xplay from China, so today's launch of its successor,...

By R. Lai,   12.18.13
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11.07.13
Daily Roundup: Vivo Xplay review, Star Wars Episode VII, Expand NY prizes and more!
11.07.13

Daily Roundup: Vivo Xplay review, Star Wars Episode VII, Expand NY prizes and more!

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, ho...

By A. Bowen,   11.07.13
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11.07.13
Vivo Xplay review: $500 buys plenty of smartphone in China
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11.07.13

Vivo Xplay review: $500 buys plenty of smartphone in China

A review of a smartphone that's primarily sold in China? Yes, that's exactly what this is, and wit...

By S. Sakr,   11.07.13
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10.22.13
LG unveils the Fireweb, its first Firefox OS smartphone (video)
10.22.13

LG unveils the Fireweb, its first Firefox OS smartphone (video)

So far, Firefox OS has been limited to ultra-basic smartphones like the ZTE Open. LG is expanding...

By J. Fingas,   10.22.13
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10.16.13
Vivo Xplay 3S to be the world's first phone with a 2,560 x 1,440 display
10.16.13

Vivo Xplay 3S to be the world's first phone with a 2,560 x 1,440 display

China's appetite for top-spec phones has apparently reached an all-time high. Vivo, the company be...

By R. Lai,   10.16.13
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10.10.13
Pinterest launches an Android widget, but only for Telefonica customers
10.10.13

Pinterest launches an Android widget, but only for Telefonica customers

If you can't stop checking Pinterest while on the road, today's your lucky day... provided that yo...

By J. Fingas,   10.10.13
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