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Xiaomi could release a lot more smartphones in 2017

It looks likes Xiaomi wants to make a bigger smartphone push. According to reports, the company will expand its portfolio this year in an effort to keep up with competition from the likes of Huawei and Oppo.

The Nokia 8 was just listed on -- could its release be imminent?

Rumor has it that up to seven Android handsets bearing the Nokia brand name will be released in 2017. Rumors and leaks regarding the upcoming devices have been gradually appearing.

New photo of HTC's midrange X10 leaks online

HTC will reportedly announce the One X10, the company's sequel to its One X9 midrange handset. As far as sequels are concerned, however, the One X10 seems more like a refresh than a step up.

Samsung’s reputation was among the most damaged of any company last year

The annual Harris Poll, which ranks the reputations of companies among the American public, found that Samsung has suffered one of the biggest hits of any firm in the past year, plunging from seventh to 49th.
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WhatsApp launches Status, an end-to-end encrypted Snapchat Stories clone

WhatsApp is going back to its roots to commemorate the app's 8th anniversary -- its latest update introduces a tab called Status, which lets users share moments in their day in the form of photos, videos and GIFs.

Xiaomi is making its own mobile processor, and it’ll be revealed on February 28

Xiaomi will follow in Samsung, Apple, and Huawei's footsteps and break away from Qualcomm by developing its own mobile processor. The chip, known as Pinecone, will launch on February 28.

Get closer: New smartphone camera tech from Oppo zooming to MWC

Smartphone manufacturer Oppo will show some new camera technology at Mobile World Congress at the end of the month. The firm isn't giving much away, only that it's called "5x," and has been in development for a year.

How to right-click the right way on a Chromebook

Chromebooks are more capable than they once were, but that doesn't mean they're any easier to navigate. Here, we detail how to right-click on a Chromebook using the built-in keyboard and touchpad.

How to record calls on your Android phone

Sometimes you need to record a phone call, whether it be for legal reasons or simply for future reference. Thankfully, there are a few ways to go about doing so on your Android phone, including Google Voice.

The Asus Zenfone 3 Go could be the budget phone to beat at MWC 2017

The Asus Zenfone Go was quite a device when it was launched. Now, it looks like Asus wants to follow up on that success with the Asus Zenfone 3 Go. Here's everything we know about the rumored device so far.

Sprint still wants to merge with T-Mobile so it can take on Verizon and AT&T

Sprint hasn't given up its dreams of absorbing T-Mobile. SoftBank, the former carrier's parent company, may enter talks with Deutsche Telekomm, the latter's parent company, as soon as April.

Android 2.3 Gingerbread is effectively dead, as Google ends support

Google has effectively ended support for Android 2.3 Gingerbread by releasing libraries that no longer support it. Apps will continue to work on Gingerbread devices, but may not receive updates.