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ZTE rumored to announce its own ARM based processor next month

In the good old days things were simple, chip makers made processors and OEMs made products. Simple. But today everything is complicated. Samsung, Apple and Huawei all make handsets and they also design the processors running in those handsets. Many of the big Android names have gone vertical. Now …

Withings Pulse review

The walking portion of my daily commute got a lot shorter when I started at <i>The Verge</i>. The subway used to drop me one avenue and three city blocks from my previous office, and the walk added about 4,000 steps to my daily average without any extra effort on my part. Now the subway lets off across the …

Acer Liquid E2 review: a budget phone with all the usual trade-offs

Whenever we review a budget smartphone, our job is to weigh the handset's cost against its similarly priced rivals. You'd hope, for instance, that if you spent $500 on a device, you'd be getting your money's worth no matter which manufacturer or ecosystem you chose. If it's only $300, then you have …

Xbox One controller will work on PC in 2014

<b>Excited about the Xbox One controller and hoping to use it for PC games as well? Well, cool your boots — at least, until next year.</b><p>Ben Kuchera at the</i> …

Xbox 360

Sony teases 'exciting announcement' for Little Big Planet tomorrow

Sony is preparing to make an "exciting announcement" about its PlayStation-exclusive Little Big Planet franchise, the company’s official Twitter account (via Gematsu) has revealed.<p>"There's no weekly LBP Update today but stay tuned to the @PlayStation Blog because we have an exciting announcement …

Kinect

Payday 2 review

Movies tell us the life of a successful criminal needs to be free from attachment. Unless you want to end up doing a dime in last season’s orange …

Lawn Mowing

Nvidia Has No Knowledge of GTA V on PC

Statement made in error.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> In a statement this morning, Nvidia has said that the below statement on its investor call was made in error.<p>"This …