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  • News: Closing Symbian code won't have much impact

    Nokia's recent decision to close the source code for its Symbian smartphone OS likely won't affect most application developers or consumers.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Next time, on Biography

    The authorized biography of Steve Jobs will make its way to shelves next year--will carbon-fiber-encased Macs be close behind? Elsewhere, RIM wonders why nobody pays attention to it after it's yelled "Look at me! Look at me!" at the top of its lungs, and Microsoft's new app store takes a page from somewhere or other. The remainders for Monday, April 11, 2011 are hot off the presses.

  • News: Amazon introduces ad-supported Kindle with Special Offers

    How much difference does $25 make? Apparently enough for Amazon to release a separate, ad-supported version of its third-generation, Wi-Fi-only Kindle ( Macworld rated 4.5 out of 5 mice ) for $114 instead of $139 for the standard version.

  • News: Despite new Flash Builder, still no Flash for iPhone, iPad

    Adobe's coming updates to its Flash Builder and Flex cross-platform software development tools, announced Monday, don't do anything to address the exclusion of the Flash Player from Apple's iOS products.

  • News: The Android How To Guide: Tutorials, Tips, and Updates

    From free software downloads and expert tips and tricks, to device reviews, news and insider commentary, we offer you our guide to help master your Google Android device--updated regularly by CIO.com's mobile maestro Al Sacco.

  • News: Persona 4 anime announced

    The official series follows in the footsteps of Persona 3 spin-off and will be on Japanese TV in the coming months.

  • News: Creative Suite 5.5 Proves Adobe Can Adapt and Evolve

    Adobe is unleashing Creative Suite (CS) 5.5. The number after the decimal point indicates that this is an incremental update, but CS 5.5 includes a number of impressive improvements and tools that make it feel more like a major release. At the same time, CS 5.5 shows that Adobe has no intention of fading away any time soon.

  • News: Apple store opens in York - save 10% on new Macs

    Apple Premium Reseller Stormfront is to open a store in the heart of York city centre Saturday 16 April

  • News: 10 useful Android apps for IT pros

    Good news for network administrators, tech support staffers and other IT pros who use Android smartphones: There are hundreds of Android apps designed to help you get your work done faster, better and -- best of all -- remotely. Do a little searching and you'll find tools that enable you to remotely access desktops, monitor servers, tether your laptop to your phone and more. And the vast majority of these tools are free.

  • News: The Week in iPad Cases: Mix and match

    Welcome to another edition of our iPad case roundup, where we scour the deepest recesses of the Internet to bring you the latest protective accessories for your beloved tablet! This week's batch includes some cases that are definitely off the beaten path, some that were designed for the serious iPad owner, and some that are built for maximum protection. As always, there's a little for everyone--tuck in and enjoy!

  • News: AirPort's AirPlay private key cracked

    The private key used to secure AirPlay wireless media streams has been cracked, enabling third-party hardware and software to play iTunes content.

  • News: Google acquires music sync company PushLife

    Google has acquired Canadian mobile application developer PushLife, the companies said Monday.

  • News: Adobe launches Flex and Flash Builder software for cross-platform mobile apps

    Adobe today announced software to develop, test and deploy mobile applications on devices running Android, BlackBerry and Apple's iOS.

  • News: 10 Free Sports Apps for Android and iPhone

    Calling all sports fans: Check out these 10 great apps for Google Android and Apple iPhone that will keep you up to date on your favorite sport or team while on the go. And save your spending money for the ballpark

  • News: Verizon to drop new one-year contracts starting April 17

    Verizon Wireless confirmed it will eliminate its one-year contract plan on smartphones and other mobile phones, effective April 17.

  • News: Is It Time to Cut the Cord(s)?

    If you're like most people, you pay for a home phone, and a mobile phone; as well as Internet access for you home, and a mobile data plan. Do you really need them all? Perhaps it's time to cut the cord(s) and eliminate unnecessary expenses.

  • News: The Week in iPhone 4 Cases: Fob watches and lots of leather

    After a brief hiatus, we're back with a double dose of new cases to protect, power up, and even gussy up your iPhone 4. Here's this week's iPhone 4 case roundup.

  • News: Acer Iconia Tablet Joins the Party

    The Acer Iconia Tab A500 is now available for pre-order at Best Buy for only $449. The tablet costs less than its rivals, and brings a lot to the table, so this may be the tablet that some have been waiting for.

  • News: VMware to ship virtualization clients for Android, Mac OS X

    Due to revised information submitted by the source, the story "VMware to ship virtualization clients for Android, Mac OS X" that ran on the wire on April 7, has been changed to reflect an updated arrival date for VMware's Android View client.

  • News: iOS 4.3.2 'coming in next two weeks'

    Apple is planning to release iOS 4.3.2 within the next two weeks, according to reports.



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