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Microsoft snaps up AI talent with reported SwiftKey acquisition

SwiftKey, maker of the popular third-party mobile keyboard of the same name, has reportedly been acquired by Microsoft in a deal worth $250 million. Besides picking up an awesome app, the computer giant will also be welcoming some serious…

Samsung's Gear 360 VR camera may spin onto the stage with the Galaxy S7 on February 21

Samsung appears ready to capitalize on the success of the Gear VR by offering a virtual reality 360-degree camera. According to a trademark filing, it could be called the Gear 360. Here's what we know so far.

How to clear space and speed up your Android phone with the Clean Master app 0:52

Have you downloaded the Clean Master app, or purchased a phone with it pre-installed? It's a UI nightmare, and it's hard to separate the features from the ads. If you want to actually use it, you'll want to read our complete…

No, US Mobile won’t sell you imported Xiaomi and Meizu phones anymore

After years of living overseas, Xiaomi and Meizu handsets were for a brief moment available to buy in the U.S. through US Mobile. However, for unknown reasons, the phones (and webpages) were gone in a matter of hours.

Google could finally pit Nexus phones against the iPhone

The Nexus phone isn't a household name, but it could be moving forward. A new report says that Google now wants full control of the development and manufacturing process of its Nexus phones.

Double trouble: One version of Xiaomi's Mi 5 may rock Windows 10, but the other gets Android

The Xiaomi Mi 5 has long been discussed, but official news hasn't been forthcoming. We now know it'll arrive at the end of February, and here's everything we think we know about it so far.

Drag your 32-bit system into 2016 with Android-based Remix OS

If you have an old system that's feeling a bit left out as of late, Remix OS now has a 32-bit version that brings the Android desktop experience to even the most jaded computers, as long as they have a USB port.

BlackBerry closes the door on BB10 in favor of Android, but refuses to lock it

BlackBerry continues to say that BB10 isn't dead, but the comments from executives only reveal Android handsets in the pipeline. Will the company make up its mind? Or did they already?

Forget the Galaxy S7, Samsung may have new VR toys at MWC 2016

Samsung will hold a press event on February 21, just before Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, where it will show off this year's new Galaxy mobile hardware. Plus, if the teaser video is anything to go by, we'll see some new VR…

BlackBerry will throw in $100 worth of accessories for free with your Priv purchase

BlackBerry is sweetening the deal on its pricey new Priv mobile phone with the BlackBerry Priv bundle, which includes $100 of free accessories.

Here are this week’s 5 best new apps: Gotta Go!, Tack, News Pro, and more

This week's top new apps include an app that gives you excuses to get out of situations, an app that lets you schedule messages, and Microsoft's news reader app for iOS, among others.

Stop the temptation: Protect your Android phone against unwanted in-app purchases

It's all too easy for little ones to rack up a giant bill using in-app purchases on Google Play and your Android device, so make sure your account is properly protected. Here's how to make sure a massive bill doesn't unexpectedly arrive.