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  • News: Are You Going to be Gaming on Your Amazon Kindle Next Year?

    I'll admit that I'm a huge fan of Amazon's Kindle. The battery lasts forever, and after staring at a screen all day, it's a nice way to enjoy an ebook. But, while I may not care about the devices gaming (or other) capabilities, it looks like Amazon may start trying to crowd in on Apple's turf a little more closely.

  • Opinion: Kobo Pulse: eReading is Sharing

    If you're afraid you're not sharing enough of your daily activities with your online friends, here's another chance to get social...with books.

  • Opinion: Turntable Scratching Post Makes Your Kitteh a DJ

    For those of you who read this blog and have cats, chances are you spoil them rotten--you've possibly even debated building a kitteh elevator just to make your cat's life easier, haven't you? Well, for those of you with the more energetic kittehs, here's a quirky scratching post just for your beloved feline friend.

  • Opinion: Man Creates Amazing But Dangerous Flying Machine

    As well as cool robots, hacks and science, Geek Tech loves to check out bizarre flying contraptions that may eventually replace transport on wheels. Who wouldn't want to trade in their car for a hooverbike? So, how does a DIY project to create a flying machine equipped with eight motorcycle engines sound?

  • Opinion: Apple's iPhone Event is Near: 5 Predictions

    Apple will put an end to the rumors and introduce its next iPhone on October 4--it's already sent out invitations to an iPhone-specific event that will be held at Apple's Cupertino campus. New Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to take the stage and make the big announcement.

  • News: Microsoft starts gradual rollout of Windows Phone 7.5 'Mango' update

    Microsoft on Tuesday began its rollout of the Windows Phone 7.5 "Mango" update to smartphones.

  • News: Apple Finally Confirms Special iPhone Event for Oct. 4

    Although iPhone sales have yet to decline, Android is gobbling up more of the smartphone market share every month. If the iPhone needed a shot in the arm, now would certainly be the time. On October 4th, Apple will finally take the lid off what's next for their game-changing mobile device.

  • News: T-Mobile publishes open letter about the iPhone, Android

    On Monday, T-Mobile chief marketing officer Cole Brodman published a blog post titled "About the iPhone--a Letter to T-Mobile Customers." In it, Brodman says that the company welcomes the iPhone users on its network, but since the carrier still can't sell the iPhone directly, its core focus is on offering an excellent Android experience.

  • News: HTC Radar 4G: T-Mobile's First Mango Phone Arrives

    T-Mobile sure has been busy this week. In addition to the two Android phones it announced yesterday, the carrier has unveiled its first Mango phone: the HTC Radar 4G. The Radar is the first Windows Phone on T-Mobile that can take advantage of T-Mobile's HSPA+ 4G network.

  • Opinion: Tagg Keeps Your Pets Safe with GPS and Mobile Technology

    If you're a pet owner, you've probably experienced that moment of dread when you come home and your dog or cat isn't anywhere to be found. Don't you wish you could send them a text and ask them where they are? It might sound ridiculous, but a new gadget coming can almost let you do just that. The Tagg Pet Tracker by Snaptracs, a subsidiary of Qualcomm, uses the power of GPS and mobile technologies to help you keep track of your furry friends.

  • News: Windows Phone Mango Officially Goes Live

    Windows Phone 7 owners rejoice: Your smartphone is finally getting the Mango update. The update will be pushed to existing Windows Phone 7 owners over the next few weeks. Ever since Microsoft previewed the Mango update back in May, we've praised Microsoft for adding both necessary features (like third-party multitasking) as well as unique features (like its various connected Hubs).

  • News: Sprint set to launch next-gen PTT service over faster CDMA

    Sprint on Sunday will launch a new rugged wireless phone along with a next-generation push-to-talk service called Sprint Direct Connect that offers speedy data capabilities.

  • News: Apple makes it official, slates iPhone event for Oct. 4

    Apple today announced an Oct. 4 event on its Cupertino, Calif. campus to unveil its newest iPhone.

  • News: More than one-third of US Android phones are 4G enabled

    More than a third of all Android phones in the U.S. are equipped with 4G and the number is rapidly increasing, according to a study by app analytics firm Localytics.

  • News: Verizon, Sprint dominate top '4G' Android smartphones, says Localytics

    Verizon and Sprint have seven of the top 10 "4G" smartphones on the market right now, according to new data from Cambridge, MA-based analytics firm Localytics.

  • News: Apple sets Oct. 4 date to 'talk iPhone'

    It's just like Apple to pour rain on Amazon's new Kindle Fire by setting a press event for the new iPhone next week.

  • News: Isis mobile wallet network gets cooperation on standards

    Many of the world's largest smartphone makers have agreed to make NFC smartphones that will work over the Isis mobile wallet network.

  • News: Facebook iPad app 'to be unveiled at iPhone 5 launch'

    Two of the most eagerly-awaited announcements in the tech world - the iPhone 5 and Facebook for iPad - could happen together, it has been claimed.

  • News: Samsung Galaxy Player Set to Battle iPod in US

    Samsung's Galaxy Players are coming to the United States to do battle with Apple's iPod Touch. And Apple, I'm guessing, couldn't care less.

  • News: Apple iPhone 5 Event Set for Oct. 4

    Apple has officially invited members of the media to an event on October 4 when the iPhone 5 announcement is expected. The event will be held at Apple’s Cupertino campus at 10am PT, and invite simply says “Let’s talk iPhone”, along with four iOS icons depicting the date, time and location of the venue.


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