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  • How-Tos: How to use Android's Accessibility Service

    Google Android's Accessibility Service includes TalkBack, KickBack and SoundBack apps, which can be utilised by blind and vision-impaired users to help them control their smartphone.

  • News: Mac sales to business grow by 50 percent - analyst

    Apple is selling more Macs to businesses, according to an analyst, accounting for 20.5 percent of Mac sales in Q4 2011.

  • News: iPad 3 'to be revealed in New York next week'

    Apple will take the wraps off the iPad 3 in New York next week, a television news report in the US has claimed.

  • News: iPad 3: Apple sends official invites to 7 March event

    Apple has officially invited press to an event in San Francisco on 7 March, where it is expected to unveil the iPad 3.

  • News: Nokia focuses on appealing to developers

    Nokia pitched its Windows Phones as the best bet for operators and app developers, and to prove it, announced partnerships for new apps with brands including Michelin Travel, Red Bull, Kraft Foods and others.

  • News: LightSquared's Ahuja resigns as CEO

    LightSquared Chairman and CEO Sanjiv Ahuja has resigned his CEO post, in the latest change to rock the company that still says it wants to build a 4G network using frequencies next to the GPS spectrum band.

  • News: Remains of the Day: American horror story

    Look out: That app accessing your photos is coming from inside your pants. Elsewhere, there's conflicting stories on audio quality in iTunes, a new Italian Apple Store shrouded in secrecy, and spine-tingling Apple event rumors. The remainders for Tuesday, February 28, 2012 are alone in the dark.

  • News: MLB.com At Bat warms up for 2012 season

    Like an ace pitcher debuting a new fastball at spring training, MLB.com is serving up a new look for its iOS offerings just in time for the coming season.

  • News: Marvel-ous: Graphic novels come to iBooks

    If iPad owners found their Spidey-senses tingling on Tuesday afternoon, it was for good reason--Marvel announced it was making 80 graphic novels featuring Spider Man, the X-Men, Captain America, and other popular characters available in Apple's iBookstore.

  • News: MIT chief hails govt plans for self service tech

    When MIT luminary Peter Weill arrived in New Zealand, a lead article in the Dominion Post reporting that the government would replace face-to-face contact with technology caught his eye.

  • Opinion: Mobile Linux: It's Not Just Android Anymore

    The mobile world has been good to Linux, whose Android derivative has enjoyed a success that few could have predicted just a few short years ago.

  • News: Huawei Wants Your Next Phone to Be Made--By Huawei

    Huawei, Huawei, Huawei. The hard-to-pronounce Chinese manufacturer is one of the most buzzed about companies at this year's Mobile World Congress (by the way, it's pronounced "wa-wei").

  • News: Cisco brings Hotspot 2.0 carrier-network smarts to its Wi-Fi

    Cisco Systems announced its take on the reshaping of mobile networks that is emerging at this week's Mobile World Congress on Tuesday, saying it can build a Wi-Fi infrastructure spanning all the way from the access point to the core network.

  • News: Google once considered issuing currency

    Google once considered issuing its own currency, to be called Google Bucks, company Chairman Eric Schmidt said on stage in Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress Tuesday.

  • News: 3 questions for Microsoft's Windows Phone chief

    Terry Myerson, head of Microsoft's Windows Phone division, made a cameo appearance at Nokia's Mobile World Congress 2012 press conference Monday, where Nokia announced a mid-priced Windows Phone, the Lumia 610. Myerson briefly talked about the new beta release of Skype for Windows Phone, about the fact that there are now 65,000 apps for the platform, and that handsets with the OS are now available in China and 27 other markets. He also discussed how Microsoft has lowered the system requirements for handsets, to create a broader range of lower prices.

  • News: Alcatel One Touch intros budget Android smartphones

    Alcatel One Touch has introduced 12 Android-based smartphones, including the Ultra 995, which will cost about US$250 and have a 4.3-inch screen.

  • News: Samsung Galaxy S III Rumored to Have 4.8-Inch Screen

    Samsung's Galaxy S III will have some impressive tech specs, according to a new leak, but a massive screen could turn off mainstream consumers.

  • News: Does Apple want rid of Evi?

    Evi, a voice assistant app similar to the iPhone 4S' Siri feature, could be withdrawn from the App Store, it has been reported.

  • News: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1: A Hands-On Tour

    The Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 stands out from the crowd of tablets at Mobile World Congress. It's the most compelling model at the show -- largely because of how it does something different, and better, than other comers. Samsung is not the first company to try offering a pen for use with an Android tablet. But it is the first to truly make the experience of using the pen the focal point of the tablet, thanks to the included software for creating and consuming media. And that's what makes the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 stand tall.

  • Opinion: First Look at Mozillas Web Platform for Phones: 'Boot to Gecko'

    Mozilla, makers of the Firefox browser, has its eyes on mobile. Firefox for Android has been around for some time, and a newer, faster version is set to launch soon.



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