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Golden smartwatches, brain-like chips, and flagship phones: Mobile World Congress' hot new gear

From surprise VR headsets to gorgeous flagship phones, this years Mobile World Congress was brimming with announcements. Here's a cheat sheet to all the new gear.

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Thinking about buying a used smartphone? You're not alone

Sales of refurbished devices are expected to more than double in the next three years

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Smartphone thefts plummet after kill-switch introduction

Thefts and robberies of smartphones fell in three big cities with iPhones leading the pack

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Apple now neck-and-neck with Samsung after monster quarter

As iPhone 6 propelled Apple, Samsung sales dropped because of competition in China.

For the ultimate home cinema, start with NAS

Great home theater is about more than just the biggest, smartest TV and the most sophisticated sound system.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Great golfing

This week's roundup of accessories includes a new way to make sure that you're getting everything you can out of your golf game. Plus: Batteries, speakers, stands, and more.

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Apple TV now channeling Showtime, iTunes Festival

The company has rolled out a few new additions to its set-top box lineup, meaning more little, colorful icons than ever before.