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What is Nokia thinking? Can its Android X phone line-up really act as a gateway drug for Windows Phone, or is this experiment set to end in disaster? We take a look at the best case scenario for Nokia and Microsoft, before pointing out the flaws.

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We explore the idea of smartphone kill switches as legislation is presented in the U.S. to make them a legal requirement. What would a kill switch offer over current solutions, what are the potential drawbacks, and would it work anyway?

Samsung remembers the secret of its success

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by on March 3, 2014 12:09 pm
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Whether you like it or not the Samsung Galaxy S5 is going to be a smash hit. It looks like Samsung learned a thing or two last year and went back to its usual formula. It may not be wowing you, but is it really aimed at you anyway?

Qualcomm: Always one step ahead

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by on February 9, 2014 1:59 pm
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Can Qualcomm continue to dominate the mobile technology market? We look at the history of Qualcomm, its position in the market today, and the challenges that lie ahead.

Alcatel’s assault on mobile

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by on January 26, 2014 12:10 am
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TCL-Alcatel is closing in on the big players in the mobile industry with a growing share of the worldwide mobile handset market. We take a look at the history of the company and examine its latest step up with the impressive Idol X+ smartphone.

Google’s new favorite OEM: The LG story

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by on January 14, 2014 8:16 am
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Life is certainly looking good at LG right now. The company has made major moves in the smartphone market over the last couple of years and it’s producing some of the best Android smartphones around. Join us for a look back at LG’s history and an analysis of its prospects.

What to expect at CES 2014

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by on December 20, 2013 8:32 am
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Join us for a look at what to expect at CES 2014. The year always kicks off with an electronics bang thanks to the Vegas show and we’ll bring you all the news.