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  • News: Apple and Samsung: What's behind the patent fight

    Samsung took a step toward finding a kind of "pax tabletica" with arch-foe Apple in an Australian court last week, offering to remove features from its Galaxy Tab to avoid a court ban on sales of the device in that country. But what's really interesting about the case isn't the technical litigation, but the underlying attempt to define how much of a product's design is actually protected under existing, fragmented international laws.

  • News: PepperMelon discusses hyper-real MTV spot

    We speak to PepperMelon about a beautiful one-minute animated spot recently created for MTV's Top 10 at 10 show.

  • News: One fifth of BlackBerry users to switch to iPhone 4S - survey

    Plenty of UK consumers still plan to buy the iPhone 4S, even though it isn't the iPhone 5, according to a survey.

  • News: LTE-capable iPhone 5 'to arrive late 2012 or mid-2013'

    Apple will launch an LTE-capable handset just as soon as an affordable, thinner chipset solution is available, analyst house IHS iSuppli has said.

  • News: What Does the $35 Tablet Mean for You?

    A long time ago I wrote about the $35 tablet PC. The Indian government revealed the initial concept prototype in July of 2010. Now--approximately 15 months later--it seems that the tablet is a reality…at least in India. Don't expect to find any $35 tablets here in the United States, though.

  • Opinion: Microsoft Ressurects Zune -- Again

    Microsoft can't make up its mind on whether Zune hardware is dead or alive -- or at least that's the way it looks after a series of conflicting messages over the last couple days.

  • News: iPod classic remains on sale - for now

    One announcement that we had expected to hear at yesterday's iPhone 4S event was notable by its absence - the death of the iPod classic.

  • News: FAQ: Hello, iPhone 4S

    Apple shredded prognosticators' reputations yesterday -- it'll be the iPhone 5, it'll have a bigger screen, it'll be only on Sprint -- when the company finally pulled off the wraps covering the first new iPhone in 16 months.

  • News: Sprint could get 2M upgrades to iPhone 4S

    Sprint has a lot to gain by selling the new iPhone 4S starting Oct. 14, including new customers attracted to Sprint's unlimited data plans and up to 2 million existing customers likely to upgrade to Apple's latest smartphone.

  • Opinion: Recover a Missing Android Phone with Where's My Droid

    If an iPhone goes missing, well, there's an app for that. (It's Apple's venerable Find My iPhone.) But where's the equivalent for Android? Surely there must be some app-tastic way to locate a rogue Android handset.

  • News: Samsung Releases Teaser Shot of Nexus Prime

    Within hours of Apple’s unveiling of the iPhone 4S, the Android camp hit back with a video teaser for the Nexus Prime from Samsung. The new Google phone is set to be unveiled at the CTIA wireless industry convention in San Diego on Oct. 11.

  • News: Apple iPhone 4S: A Deep Dive Into the New iPhone's Hardware

    After more than a year with the iPhone 4, the iPhone 4S--announced Tuesday by Apple CEO Tim Cook--seems a bit, well, underwhelming.

  • News: The Week in iOS Accessories: Hog heaven

    This week's roundup of iOS accessories brings to mind just one word: SOO-EY! Here are a few of the new iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch add-ons—porcine and non-porcine—that caught our eye. There's even a new Apple-branded accessory for our European friends.

  • News: iPhone 4S vs The Competition: Spec Showdown Chart

    The iPhone 4S may look identical to the iPhone 4, but that's where the comparisons stop. Under the hood the iPhone 4S is full of hardware and software innovations that help Apple catch up with its rivals. Here’s how Apple’s iPhone 4S stacks up against its Android, Windows Phone 7 and BlackBerry competitors when it comes to specs.

  • News: Samsung hopes to block sale of iPhone 4S in Italy and France

    Samsung Electronics is greeting the new iPhone with more legal action. The company plans to file preliminary injunction motions in Milan, Italy and in Paris asking the courts to block sales of the iPhone 4S, Samsung said on Wednesday.

  • News: 3M film turns windows into transparent solar panels

    3M has developed a see-through film that turns ordinary windows into solar panels. It will go sale next year.

  • News: iPhone 5 Experiment: The queuing begins

    Rob Shoesmith, the man who plans to camp out for as long as a month to get his hands on the next-generation iPhone first, has begun queuing outside the Apple Store in Covent Garden.

  • News: Apple Store down - iPhone 5 pre-order today?

    The closure of the Apple online store is typically used to herald the announcement of new products available for sale. We think it might be an iPhone 5 pre-order scheme today.

  • News: Japan to launch smartphone-only TV broadcast channel

    A television broadcast viewable only on smartphones and tablets with special tuners will go live across Japan next year, according to a venture funded by the country's largest television stations and mobile operator.

  • News: NTT DoCoMo phone: you're hungry, but don't eat yet

    "Your hunger level is 60%. Refrain from snacking even if you are hungry."



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