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Fly Or Die: OnePlus 2

In December of last year, a new, mysterious phone entered the oligarchy of the smartphone world. It was called the OnePlus One, and it made a hell of a splash as one of the more capable indie phones of the year. More recently, the same company has followed up with ...

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Samsung Touts Video Chops With Two More Big Screen Phones

As expected (and amply leaked), Samsung has today whipped back the curtain on a pair of new flagship smartphones, announcing two new phablets: the Galaxy Note 5 (pictured above) and the Galaxy S6 Edge+ at press events in New York and London. The focus for Samsung here is bigger handsets that can do ...

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Hardware Incubators Are Critical To The Future Of Making Things

Hardware is hot — and poised to get hotter. Venture capital investment in connected device hardware startups reached approximately $1.48 billion in 2014, more than triple the amount of two years earlier. Meanwhile, the “fairy tale” acquisitions of Dropcam, Nest, Beats and Oculus — and the IPOs of Fitbit and ...

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U.K. Web Users Now Prefer To Do It With Smartphones

U.K. web users now see their smartphone as the most important device for getting online, overtaking the previous most popular device, the laptop, according to a study of Brits’ digital habits. The study found that a third (33 per cent) of U.K. Internet users now view their smartphone important device for going online, compared to 30 ...

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