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07.31.15
App maker Nextbit wants to build smartphones that 'stand out'
07.31.15

App maker Nextbit wants to build smartphones that 'stand out'

Nextbit is no longer just a mobile software company. We sat down with CEO Tom Moss in Hong Kong to find out why his startup is making a smartphone, and what it's going to be like.

By R. Lai,   07.31.15
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04.07.13
Refresh Roundup: week of April 1st, 2013
04.07.13

Refresh Roundup: week of April 1st, 2013

Your smartphone and / or tablet is just begging for an update. From time to time, these mobile dev...

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03.22.13
RISE:2013 highlights: Kinect rehab, Lego lobsters, 3D printed tech and more
03.22.13

RISE:2013 highlights: Kinect rehab, Lego lobsters, 3D printed tech and more

We were excited and honored when the administration at Northeastern University asked us to help ju...

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12.20.12
Rise Alarm Clock is lovely to behold and effective at waking you up
12.20.12

Rise Alarm Clock is lovely to behold and effective at waking you up

Some developers throw in a minimalist, gesture-based UI because it is trendy, while others use...

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08.31.12
Kyocera Rise arrives on Virgin Mobile with ICS, 3.5-inch display and slide-out QWERTY keys
08.31.12

Kyocera Rise arrives on Virgin Mobile with ICS, 3.5-inch display and slide-out QWERTY keys

Just as we'd heard, today's the day that budget-minded (and not-so-shy) Kyocera Rise hits the Virg...

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08.15.12
Kyocera Rise coming to Sprint August 19th for $20, Virgin Mobile to follow on August 31st for $100
08.15.12

Kyocera Rise coming to Sprint August 19th for $20, Virgin Mobile to follow on August 31st for $100

Kyocera announced the QWERTY-packing Rise at this year's CTIA without mention of any carrier suppo...

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07.23.12
Kyocera Rise linked to Sprint and Virgin Mobile in leak, clue vanishes in a hot minute
07.23.12

Kyocera Rise linked to Sprint and Virgin Mobile in leak, clue vanishes in a hot minute

Kyocera has already committed to launching the Hydro with Boost Mobile next month, but the Rise is...

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