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AT&T: Phone buyers are hanging up on subsidies

Almost 3 million people picked the installment plan in the first quarter, according to the carrier's quarterly results.

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Report: Amazon's smartphone to make use of unique tilt gestures

The long-rumored phone to ship with touchless control features

on greenbot.com

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HTC makes its smartest move yet by hiring Samsung's former CMO

Hey, if your advertising strategies aren't working, hire the competitor's.

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HTC plans to own the selfie market and kill your DSLR

HTC talks the future of its Ultrapixel camera and more.

on greenbot.com

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Cellular industry makes concession on kill switch

Carriers, phone makers, and a lobbying group announce a voluntary agreement, but it might not be enough

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Google hopes Project Ara will change the way you see smartphones

But first it needs developers to make what consumers want.

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Watch the Project Ara Developer Conference live

The developers conference for Google's modular phone is streaming on YouTube.

on greenbot.com

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Here's your rumored Amazon phone, 3D interface and all, now in allegedly leaked photos

Yep, yep. It definitely looks like a phone. And BGR says it will have a 4.7-inch display, a 3D interface, and four front-facing cameras.

Would Amazon dare to make a phone? Of course

Entering the smartphone business now would be a long shot, but that's Amazon's specialty these days.

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AT&T, Sprint, Verizon disable the Galaxy S5's download booster

Of the big four U.S. carriers, only T-Mobile will let you use Samsung's new feature.

on greenbot.com

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IDG's annual Global Mobile Survey helps us learn more about how you use your smartphone or tablet. Fill out the survey and you could win one of three Retina iPad minis!

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3D-printed modules for Google's Ara phone coming early next year

3D Systems' CEO says modular parts for Project Ara will have basic circuitry at first but grow more sophisticated over time

on greenbot.com

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T-Mobile offers credits to retain BlackBerry customers

The credit is extended to any new device, including the BlackBerry Q10 or the Z10

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HTC and Samsung to Windows Phone users: You haven't been forgotten

Sprint has announced that it will support the Windows Phone 8.1 update for the HTC 8XT and Samsung ATIV S Neo.

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Nokia unveils photo-centric Lumia 930, plus midrange Lumias 630 and 635

The Lumia 930 is essentially the international variant of the recently released Nokia Icon, while the Lumia 630 and 635 are both mid-range Windows Phones.