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Microsoft Has Just Launched Its First Android Smartphone, The Nokia X2

The Nokia X2 is not the first Android device Microsoft owns, being as Redmond took over Nokia’s mobile making division in April – a move which brought the original Nokia X device under its wing.

What’s your smartphone home screen like?

Easy question: what does your smartphone home screen (i.e. first page on your iThing, main launcher page on Androids and top tiles on WP phones) look like?

Nokia Lumia 920 Drop Test [Video]

This is a drop test video on the Nokia Lumina 920. The phone drops from the waist, the chest and the head to show our viewers idea on how the phone will fare if you drop it in real life. Also, the drop test indicates the overall durability of the Nokia Lumia 920 phone.

Cellphone companies to refuse service for stolen devices

Starting Sept. 30, 2013, cellphone customers will be able to register a stolen phone. Canadian companies will then refuse to provide service to a cellphone with a device identifier registered as lost or stolen.

30 Best iPhone and iPad apps this week

It’s time for our weekly roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps released this week on Apple’s App Store, with another crop of 30 for you this week.

Samsung Galaxy S III Steals iPhone’s Crown

The Samsung Galaxy S III was the best-selling smartphone of the third quarter, said Strategy Analytics. Its data shows Samsung sold 18 million of them during the July – September period.