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Sony's new Xperia Ear lets in sounds from the outside world

Sony already debuted wireless earbuds with the Xperia Ear device last year. Here at MWC 2017, the company is showing off the next iteration of its virtual assistant-equipped audio gear. For now, Sony is calling the new gadget the Xperia Ear Open-style Concept as the product is style in the …

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Samsung video leak shows the Galaxy S8 in all of its glory

Samsung might finally have a release date for the much-anticipated Galaxy S8, but the leaks keep rolling in.<p>Dedicated leak portal Slashleaks has obtained footage that gives us a close look at Samsung’s upcoming flagship handset. The video comes from a Weibo user and appears to show both the …

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Sony is trying to make 4K phone screens a thing, but who really needs one?

At the ongoing Mobile World Congress expo in Barcelona today, Sony unveiled its Xperia XZ Premium flagship phone with a bevy of impressive-sounding features – the most notable of which is the 4K HDR display.<p>The Android 7.1-based handset has a lot going for it, including the all-new Snapdragon 835 …

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Samsung Galaxy S8 launch date official: March 29 in New York

Samsung tries to overshadow the LG G6 -- and everything else.<p>If you can't unveil your flagship phone at the world's largest mobile show, make headlines instead.<p>Samsung used a press event for its new Tab S3 tablet to announce the date of its Galaxy S8 launch: March 29 in New York.<p>The Galaxy S8 was …

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Gallery: all the gadgets Sony announced at Mobile World Congress

The new devices include the flagship Xperia XZ Premium handset, the Xperia Touch projector concept and an open-style earphone

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Sony's four new phones are beautifully made, terribly named

Sony unveils four more phones — can you keep track of its lineup anymore?<p>Sony has a phone problem. It keeps announcing replacements for phones that …

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Nokia relaunches the iconic 3310 mobile phone

The Nokia 3310, once the world's most beloved phone, will be resurrected as a low-cost alternative in the smartphone-era. It will be sold by Finnish start-up HMD Global, which acquired the Nokia brand name in 2016.<p>It's almost like the smartphone revolution never happened. Finnish brand Nokia, once …

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The indestructible Nokia 3310 is back - with a catch

Cracked screens might be a constant concern for today's mobile phone user, but that wasn't always the case. The Nokia 3310 was chunky, ugly, and …

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Sony quietly came out with the most surprising smartphone of MWC 2017

Sony early on Monday morning took the wraps off what can only be described as the best smartphone of Mobile World Congress 2017 so far, a phone we …

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This is our first look at a working Samsung Galaxy S8 unit

You’ve seen it, you’ve heard its specs, you know it’s coming (and when); and, yet, you have never quite had a look at it in this way. Almost all at once, not one but two videos of Samsung‘s upcoming Galaxy S8 emerged, and with them a somewhat clean shot (via Slash Leaks) of a working unit…<p>There is …

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Sony launches Xperia XZ Premium and Xperia XZs phones with 4GB RAM, 19MP camera, IP68 rating

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No data, no delays: Fox pushes movies straight to your phone

Full HD movies, straight to your phone, without eating your data or slowing down your device -- it's the dream, and the technology is here.<p>Imagine having movies downloaded and ready to watch on your phone, without ever using your data or slowing down your device. In fact, imagine having movies on …

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Huawei P10 first impressions: A competent premium handset that you will never see in America

I have a Huawei P10 here to check out at MWC, and checking out I have been: the newest flagship phone from the world's 3rd-largest smartphone vendor …

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Nokia 3310 review: The brick phone is back

It’s back. The legendary Nokia 3310, first released at the turn of the millennium, has been reborn. There are some changes – a colour screen and a camera – but it is instantly recognisable.<p>The announcement triggered a wave of nostalgia from millions who owned the original, bringing back memories of …

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The Xperia XZ Premium may be the 4K flagship we've been waiting for

After a mostly disappointing year of Sony smartphones (ahem, Xperia X and X Performance), the company might have just built its finest yet. Say hello to the Xperia XZ Premium, a high-performance sequel to last year's XZ that ticks just about every box on our list when it comes to flagship devices. …

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The Alcatel A5 LED Is the Most Fun Phone at MWC

The Alcatel A5 LED Is the Most Fun Phone at MWC<p>The Alcatel A5 has removable backs, one of which is a grid of customizable disco lights and another …

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Sony’s Xperia Touch projector lets you interact with any surface

Why it matters to you<p>Sony's Xperia Touch brings the idea of screen-less interactivity one step closer to reality.<p>Sony’s latest odd contraption is a …

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Sony’s alphabet starts with Xperia XA1 Ultra and XA1 at MWC 2017

It’s another year for Sony’s Xperia X series and the Japanese manufacturer has decided to move beyond the single-letter branding with a second A-to-Z …

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We don’t need more Surface clones

When Microsoft launched the Surface line back in 2012, its combination of a tablet and keyboard cover (married with a smart kickstand), was innovative. With it, Microsoft surely hoped to kickstart a bit of innovation in what had become a rather stale market for Windows laptops and an almost …

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Samsung takes on Microsoft with 2-in-1 Galaxy Book

Microsoft is no longer the only game in town with a Book-branded hybrid as Samsung at Mobile World Congress this weekend unveiled its own take on the …

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Nokia brings back an old favorite, the 3310

The Nokia 3310 wasn't just one of their most popular products, the phone is a gadget icon. For 2017, Nokia is bringing it back with that same …

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Samsung to unveil Galaxy S8 on March 29

Samsung says it will unveil its long-rumored Galaxy S8 smartphone — the first major new phone since the massive recall of its Galaxy Note 7 — on March 29.<p>The event will take place in New York City, according to invitations sent Sunday. The invite features what looks like the silhouette of a …

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Samsung's Galaxy S8 is set to be unveiled on March 29

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 edge are expected to launch in New York next month<p>Samsung's last flagship phone release didn't quite go to plan.<p>We finally know why Samsung's Galaxy Note 7s 'exploded'<p>We finally know why Samsung's Galaxy Note 7s 'exploded'<p>Samsung<br>• 24 Jan 2017<p>The Galaxy Note 7 faced …

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Hands-on: Lenovo’s new Tab 4 Android tablets

Here at MWC 2017 in Barcelona, Lenovo has just introduced their Tab 4 series of Android tablets. Apart from including the standard 8-inch and 10-inch iterations of the Tab 4, the company has also unveiled premium “Plus” editions of the tablets that bring more power, quality, and features to the …

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Lenovo's new Android tablets are ready for kids and workers

If it wasn't already clear that Lenovo is trying to cover every conceivable tablet niche, it is now. The tech giant has just introduced Tab 4 and Tab 4 Plus models that theoretically please everyone on a budget, ranging from parents to the productivity-minded. The 8- and 10-inch editions in each …

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Sony Xperia XZ Premium specs: 4K display, Snapdragon 835 and 19MP camera

Sony continues to hit so many specs in a single phone.<p>As is the case with each Sony release window, there's one phone that stands high above the …

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This Week's Best Amazon Deals You Can Still Get

As a recurring feature, we share some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. These items were the ones that were the most popular with our readers …

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Finally, a phone that's perfect to bring to an EDM festival

Tons of phones have been announced at Mobile World Congress this year, but none look as electrifying as the Alcatel A5 LED. It features lights on its backside that can be programmed to get the party started.<p>Whereas some Android phones have an LED light for notifications, the Alcatel A5 LED has 35 …

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How I Edit My Photo Projects in Lightroom

Dear friend,<p>I’m putting together this video; documenting how I put together a photo-series on the Mac/Lightroom:<p>Instructions<p>First open up Lightroom.<p>I …

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Sony's Xperia projector finally gets a name and release date

When we first caught a glimpse of Sony's Xperia-branded projector concept at last year's Mobile World Congress, the company didn't have many details to share. A whole year later, Sony finally has an actual name and launch date for its Frankenjector (no, that's not its name, although I wish it …

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