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Meet Cider, the platform that puts iOS apps on Android

Columbia University's Cider project aims to bring cross-platform functionality to mobile ecoystems. We talked to one of the students involved in the project.

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HTC's One Mini 2 is another smaller phone with lesser specs

HTC strips the cool camera features and more from the smaller version of its flagship phone.

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8 great Android 4.4 features you may have overlooked

Dive into KitKat’s full potential with its less prominent functions.

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New Nexus 5 snap cases appear on Google Play

The Nexus 5 just got some more accessories in Google Play for your perusal.

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New Sonos Controller apps exits beta with surprise feature

The Android and iOS app will let home theater users with 5.0- or 5.1-channel systems direct their surround speakers to play stereo sound -- a feature Sonos added during the beta process for its mobile app.

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How to set up Daydream: Android’s overlooked, customizable docking screen

Your phone can do so much more than show a blank screen while charging.

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X+1 = Oops! Motorola leaks its upcoming Moto X+1 smartphone, again

Motorola is not yet ready to officially acknowledge the X+1, but the company sure has a funny way of showing it.

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Hands-on: Yahoo News Digest comes to Android

After a successful launch for iOS, Yahoo's current events app comes to Android with four editions and global availability.

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Back that app up: 5 great backup utilities for Android

With a ton in the Google Play Store, here are some of the best backup and utility apps around.

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How to set and clear default applications in Android

Learn how to set and change default application on your Android phone or tablet.

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