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People have been wondering for a while now whether it really makes sense for Google to have two separate operating systems. There are signs that Chrome and Android are getting closer. What is Google up to and how far can it go?

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The decision to use its own Exynos SoC and not Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 in the Galaxy S6 has generated a lot of fuss. What is Samsung up to? Is it the right move? What impact is it going to have on the mobile market?

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Can incoming CEO Cher Wang turn things around at HTC? We take a look at the co-founder’s appointment and discuss whether she’ll bring a change of direction to the Taiwanese manufacturer.

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Smartphones are really handy assistants for any shopping spree. They help us compare prices, check reviews, and pull the trigger on purchases, but they could be doing more. Retail will never be the same again.

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Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has been disrupting the smartphone market at home and generating an awful lot of buzz. But should you believe the hype? We take a look at some of the stumbling blocks in the way of international success.