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Samsung Electronics chases curved smartphone wave to beat flat-screen crowd

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd aims to restore its crumbling lead in the global smartphone industry in part by ramping up high-end devices with curved screens full of advanced technology that's tough for rivals to replicate.

Sony unveils web-based TV service PlayStation Vue

Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, a unit of Sony Corp of America, unveiled a new cloud-based TV service, PlayStation Vue, expected to be commercially launched during the first quarter of 2015.

Panasonic launches 'Eluga S' for Rs. 11,190

Panasonic India on Wednesday launched a new smartphone 'Eluga S' for Rs. 11,190, aimed at selfie enthusiasts.

LG's quirky AKA smartphones

The company clearly has an eye on personalization with its latest range of handsets aimed at younger owners.

Smartphone sales up 65% to 23.5 mn in Q3: report

Growing consumer preference for Internet-enabled phones and falling prices has helped smartphone sales in India to grow 65% to 23.5 million units in the third quarter of 2014, a report by Counterpoint Research said.

Samsung fires back at Nvidia with chip patents lawsuit

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has accused Nvidia Corp of infringing several of its semiconductor-related patents and for making false claims about its products, counter-suing after Nvidia filed a lawsuit against the Korean company in September.

Five wireless speakers you can carry with one hand

In the age of smartphones and MP3 players, many audiophiles never leave home without their music. But headphones aren't the only way to listen on the go. Here is a selection of five highly portable Bluetooth speakers you can truly take anywhere.

Hackers could trick way into Apple gadgets: researcher

Cybersecurity firm FireEye warned Monday that hackers could trick owners of Apple gadgets into installing applications that steal information.

Microsoft drops ‘Nokia’, launches Lumia 535 starting at $136

The new model is the first Lumia smartphone under Microsoft's own brand name. The company has released a few Lumia models since it bought Nokia's phone business this year, but those models still carried the Nokia brand.

Five smartwatches under $300

Smartwatches have been the stars of the tech world in 2014, at least in terms of buzz, and their popularity is only expected to grow. As the holidays approach, tech fans are wondering which smart watch to put on their wish lists. This selection of five smartwatches under $300 is a good place to start.

Five Bluetooth headsets for wireless listening anywhere

Now that Bluetooth technology comes with a wide range of smartphones and music players, there's no reason to be tied down and tangled up with wires. Here is a selection of five portable and comfortable Bluetooth headsets.

Samsung to build $3 billion smartphone plant in Vietnam

A subsidiary of South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will be awarded a licence to invest $3 billion in a mobile phone plant in northern Vietnam, the second such facility in the country, a state-run newspaper said on Monday.

BlackBerry CEO sees fewer new devices

BlackBerry, which has completed the first phase of its two-year turnaround plan, is now focused on profitability and will not spread itself thin by attempting to launch too many new devices, its chief executive said.

Is it safe to keep your smartphone unlocked

Almost 30% of smartphone users leave their device unlocked as they do not believe they have any data worth protecting, a survey conducted by the University of California Berkeley and Google revealed.

Moto 360 gets gold-toned edition

The best-looking Android-powered smartwatch is turning on the style just in time for the holiday season.
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