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ZTE’s Grand X3 and Avid Plus Android phones are for the thrifty bargain hunter

ZTE continues its assault on the U.S. with two new smartphones. The Grand X3 is a 5.5-inch Android device headed to Cricket Wireless, while the budget Avid Plus will come to T-Mobile and MetroPCS soon.

ZTE’s Grand X3 shows $130 goes a long way in the smartphone world of 2016

Surely $130 doesn’t buy you much in the smartphone world? Just like the price of flagship phones is falling, so is the cost of a mid-range phone. The new ZTE Grand X3 is just $130, and it buys you a surprising amount of phone. We check it…

Google’s first Brillo and Weave partners introduced at CES

Google introduced its plans for the Internet of Things using Brillo and Weave nearly eight months ago, but things have been quiet up until now. A number of partners just announced intentions to join Google's smart home vision.
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Huawei Mate 8 Review

Huawei is ready to take on the iPhone with its monster 6-inch Mate 8

Hand size be damned: Alcatel’s new Pixi 3 and 4 smartphones and tablets are for everyone

Alcatel unveiled its new Pixi 4 line of smartphones and tablets, while the Pixi 3 8-inch tablet represents the company's first foray into the world of Windows, albeit Windows 10 Mobile. The latter will be available in April.

Haier brings the heat to CES 2016 with three Android and Windows tablets

Haier wants to make its presence at CES 2016 known by revealing an Android tablet and two Windows tablets. The company did not reveal when they would go on sale or for how much, though odds are answers will arrive soon.

Haier’s new SOS Connected smartwatch helps you keep tabs on kids and seniors with GPS

Haier's SOS Connected Smartwatch packs hardware and software features that help you to keep track of the ones you love, young and old. Availability and pricing have yet to be announced.

Archos announces the affordable and stylish Cobalt and Power smartphones at CES

Looking for a cool new phone on a budget. Check out the Archos Cobalt and Power smartphones. Both announced at CES, the Cobalt is all about style, while the Power provides you with amazing battery life.

Acer’s 8-inch HD Iconia One 8 tablet costs just $100, and it’s very kid-friendly

Acer has launched the Iconia One 8 Android tablet, which has an 8-inch HD screen, comes with a selection of special kid-friendly software and UI, and costs just $100. It's out in February.

Check out these five great new apps for to start off 2016 with a bang

Every week we parse through the various app stores so you don't have to go through the hassle. With the new year, take a look at Microsoft's Selfie app, or Neqtr, a new dating app for "socially conscious people," and more.