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Newly discovered Samsung patent hints at metal future for Galaxy devices

One of the most common complaints or knocks against the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the decision to use a plastic case and battery cover. When compared to the HTC One

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Rumored flexible Samsung tablet specs and images leaked

At CES this year, Samsung showed off working prototypes of its flexible displays. Since then, other than a concept video, there hasn’t been much news on this alleged tablet with a bendable AMOLED

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Google’s Open Patent Non-Assertion Pledge: Don’t start nothin’, there won’t be nothin’

Google today announced that it won’t actively sue any users, developers, or other companies using code with  Google’s patents “unless first attacked.” In other words, Google doesn’t want any trouble but

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Is Google worried about Samsung?

Is Google afraid that Samsung could throw its weight around? Would Samsung be wrong?

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New Motorola Google smartphone said to be a “game changer”

With the Google / Motorola acquisition that took place oh-so-long ago, it’s been slow going for awhile. Many expected to see devices almost right out of the gate, but mum

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What is Google’s true aim with rumored X Phone?

Some readers may recall recently reading that Motorola Mobility is making an Android powered device codenamed ‘X-Phone‘. While the known details are somewhat limited at this time, it seems pretty

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New YotaPhone will feature LCD screen on one side, E-Ink on the other

We’ve seen cool. We’ve seen awesome. But this… I just don’t know what to think about this. A new device, dubbed the YotaPhone, will feature dual screens, but probably not

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Calling off the dogs: Apple and HTC settle all patent litigation in 10-year license agreement

After being at each other’s throats for years around patent rights, Apple and HTC have decided to let bygones be bygones. The two companies have entered into an agreement to

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John Lagerling explains the Nexus strategy in NY Times interview

After announcing the Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and the 32GB Nexus 7, Google caused quite a stir in the tech community. Most of our first reactions were in response to

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Do recent Samsung trademarks hint at Galaxy goodies to come?

Seeing as how it has been a while since we swung by the US Trademarks and Patents office, we figured we would spend a few minutes poking around. As often

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Motorola acquires facial recognition company Viewdle

Could this tech power multi-user profiles for future Android tablets? We certainly hope so.

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Motorola pulls its ITC lawsuit against Apple

Motorola today pulled its lawsuit against Apple, just weeks after filing against the Cupertino-based company.  Initially centered around seven alleged patent violations, Motorola did not give any reason for the

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HTC might get the iPhone and iPad banned in the US?

Apple is gearing up to launch the next “not-so-revolutionary” device known as iPhone 5 in the upcoming days, and we know that Apple is not in a good relationship with

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Motorola: ‘The new Motorola starts today’

Motorola wants you to know that despite all the great stuff from the past few years (decades, really), they are just getting going.  Perhaps a result of the Google pairing,

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Samsung trusts that consumers ‘prioritize innovation over litigation’

Given all the Monday morning quarterbacking that has taken place since the Apple and Samsung verdict was handed down, you’d think there’s nothing left to talk about.  (Editor note: We’re