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The 'All-in-One' Vudu7 V is like a Smartphone for Your Bike

Riding a bike with your cellphone can be tricky. Like, storing-it-in-a-plastic-bag-so-it-doesn’t-get-sweaty tricky. But what if a bike computer could double as a smartphone? The Vudu7 V can. Pitched as the “all-in-one” computer for your bike, the bright color touchscreen, headlights, and camera let it hold its own in the marketplace, but it’s the Android platform that …

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Hands on: Uhans S1 smartphone

Looks can only take a phone so far, and the Uhans S1 lacks the power and refinement of hardware that costs only a little more It’s new smartphone time, and you’ve got about $160 in your pocket to spend. Is it really possible to get anything more than a basic …

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Selfskie: Mount Your Smartphone or GoPro to Any Stick

When it comes to mounting smartphones and action cameras, one of the most versatile options available is the Job GorillaPod — or any of its knockoff competitors. There are small options, large options, magnetic options and more mounting accessories than you could shake a stick at. But speaking of sticks, …

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The best smartphone is the one you already own

Now that Apple has disappointed early adopters with a mere incremental iPhone upgrade, and Samsung has done even worse by releasing exploding Galaxy Note 7s, the preposterous futility of the smartphone wars should be coming apparent. Those people who are trading in perfectly usable phones for the latest models are …

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Near 90 Percent of Smartphone Sales are Android

Although Apple and Android are often pitted against each other in arguments between friends, and between talking heads, there really is no competition when it comes to raw sales numbers. Android dominates the smartphone marketplace, with a whopping 86.2 percent of the total sales over the last quarter, according to the …

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Meizu's Next Smartphone May Get Samsung's Edge Display

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Meizu may be announcing a plus-sized version of the Meizu Pro 6 as soon as September 3. Here’s everything you need to know. Design The rumored Meizu Pro 6 Plus may offer up a seamless blend between the iPhone and the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 — because that’s what the renders look …

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Smokey Turns Your Old Smartphone into a Smart Smoke Alarm

Your phone deserves a noble retirement. After all, it’s served you faithfully and proven its worth for so long, waking you up on time, reminding you of upcoming events, and helping you stay in touch with your friends and family. So when you’re ready to trade up for a newer …

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ZTE's Next Smartphone Could Have a 4,900mAh Battery

Hot on the heels of releasing its flagship-killer smartphone, the Axon 7, and an incredibly low-priced ZMax Pro, ZTE may be getting ready for a new device, but there’s a catch: It may only retail in China. Here’s everything we know so far. Rumored specs Specifications for a new smartphone have leaked on …

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How your smartphone could save your life outdoors

Face it, you really don’t go anywhere without your smartphone. The cold glow of its screen is likely the first thing you see in the morning, and the last thing you see at night. Our phones are with us at work, at play and, if we’re all honest, in some …

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