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Why People Are Putting Fitness Trackers on Toilet Roll in China

It all started with a mystery: Why would a fitness tracker detect a beating heart on a toilet roll? Read More >>

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Xiaomi is Finally Bringing its Phones to the UK, in Partnership With Three

Xiaomi is one of the biggest phone companies in China, and one of the largest smartphone companies in the world. But the international availability of its devices hasn't been too great, with phones officially available in a handful of countries - most of which are in Asia. Import models have been easily available here, but now the company has partnered with Three to officially bring the devices to the UK. Read More >>

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Xiaomi is Teasing an Ultrasonic Fingerprint Scanner

Fingerprint scanners have made our phones more secure and convenient to unlock, but they still only seem to exist as obvious-looking buttons and sensors. What if there was a better way? Xiaomi is teasing one for its upcoming Mi 5s smartphone. Read More >>

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Transforming Xiaomi Tablet Is More Than Meets the Eye

Every tablet maker is always looking to out do the competition. Usually that means progressively thinner and more powerful hardware, but Xiaomi decided to flip the script and turn one of its tablets, the Mi Pad 2, into a full-on Transformer. Read More >>

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Xiaomi Mi 5: Great Specs, Awesome Display and Cheap as Chips

Xiaomi has a reputation for making good phones at incredible prices. That’s never been more true than with the new Mi 5, a phone with specs to compete with the iPhone or Galaxy S7 — but for comparative peanuts. Read More >>

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Chinese Challenger Xiaomi’s Mi 5 Manages to Clone Apple AND Samsung

This exciting new phone here is the latest product from upcoming Chinese titan Xiaomi, with its Mi 5 somehow managing the amazing trick of being reminiscent of Apple's iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy S models simultaneously. Read More >>

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Xiaomi’s New Mi TV 2 is the Best 40-inch Android Smart TV that We Can’t Have

Xiaomi's onslaught of affordable technology continues. The Chinese company has launched its new 40-inch Mi TV 2: a powerful smart TV running an Android-based OS that will sell for as little as £215 – although you won't be able to buy one in the UK. Read More >>

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Microsoft Tests Android to Windows 10 Upgrade ROM for Mobiles

Microsoft and new Chinese smartphone force Xiaomi are currently testing a clever new Windows ROM, one that could eventually be used to convert an Android mobile to one running Windows 10. Read More >>

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Lenovo Quietly Reveals its Own Smartband Because Why Not

Lenovo likes to do its own thing. Sometimes that pays off, such as the company's lovable Yoga laptops, other times you end up with tablets with weird kickstands and built-in projectors. Now, Lenovo has quietly posted its first wearable on its website, but this gadget seems content with just following the crowd. Read More >>

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Xiaomi’s Next OS is The Most Shameless iOS Rip-Off You Will Ever See

It looks like Chinese device maker, Xiaomi, is taking its "Apple of the East" tag too literally. First, their CEO brazenly copies Steve Jobs's signature look, sitting cross-legged on the floor and everything. And now, Xiaomi's latest version of Android shamelessly rips off iOS 7. Read More >>

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New Galaxy Alpha Leak May Show Super-Slim Design

Samsung might be copying a few design elements here and there from Apple, but it appears to beat out the iPhone in at least one category. This photo, originally leaked by @culeaks, claims to show the rumoured Alpha's slimness advantage over an iPhone 5S. Read More >>

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What Apple Should Steal from China’s Steve Jobs

Slapped on the front page of Wednesday's New York Times Business page was a picture of Steve Jobs, resurrected. It's clearly taken at a new product launch where a black-shirted, blue-jeaned CEO stands confident and alone on stage. But there's something off. The product description is in Mandarin. The CEO is wearing Converse, not New Balance. Oh, and Steve Jobs is dead. Read More >>