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  • How-Tos: How to create QR codes

    We provide practical advice on how to generate QR codes that send smartphone browsers to your website, then include them in your documents.

  • News: NY hotel boosts Wi-Fi with wall-mounted switches

    A five-star hotel room high above New York's Central Park sounds like a nice place to spend the night, but if your iPhone doesn't work, it may seem like little more than a gilded cage.

  • News: LTE spectrum: How much do the big carriers have?

    Spectrum has always been an important resource for wireless carriers, but with the dawn of true 4G LTE mobile broadband, carriers' need for large spectrum portfolios has grown even larger.

  • Feature: Best Android apps: Five free apps to aid revision

    If you're a student, then perhaps your smartphone is providing an unwelcome (or possibly welcome?) distraction from cramming for your latest test.

  • News: Upstart Mobile OS Tizen Previews Code

    An alpha release of the source code for the Tizen open-source operating system, aimed at giving Android and iOS a run for their money, is now available for download.

  • News: RIM co-chief executives step down

    RIM has announced co-chief executives Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have stepped down.

  • News: Thorsten Heins takes over as CEO at Research In Motion

    Research In Motion's co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have quit after a tumultuous period at the company, which saw intense competition, and a long services outage at the maker of the BlackBerry.

  • News: Thorsten Heins takes over as CEO at Research In Motion

    Research In Motion's co-CEOs Mike Lazaridis and Jim Balsillie have quit after a tumultuous period at the company, which saw intense competition, and a long services outage at the maker of the BlackBerry.

  • News: HTC ThunderBolt is Free on Verizon For Limited Time

    Verizon smartphone customers interested in speed and performance are getting some good news: The popular HTC ThunderBolt can be snapped up for free, for a few days at least.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Chapter and verse

    One textbook CEO pins all the glory on Steve Jobs, Samsung pins its hopes on an anti-iPhone ad, and one attorney pins the blame for a stolen computer on Apple itself. The remainders for Friday, January 20, 2012 are on pins and needles.

  • News: First Look: OnLive Desktop

    I'm writing these words as I often do, using Microsoft Word. But I'm doing so on an iPad 2, not on a Mac. And I'm running Word for Windows on that iPad, thanks to the new OnLive Desktop client for the iPad.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Schoolhouse rock

    One day to go before Apple's education-themed event in New York City, and the Internet is a-buzzing. The part of it not shut down in protest of SOPA and PIPA, that is. Dan Moren and Lex Friedman may be heading to the Guggenheim, but the remainders for Wednesday, January 18, 2012 are off to Conjunction Junction.

  • Opinion: Making Sense of the New AT&T Data Plans

    AT&T is at it again. In June of 2010, AT&T pulled the plug on its unlimited data plans and switched to tiered bandwidth plans. Now, AT&T is switching things up again -- giving customers more megabytes per dollar, but charging more money in the process. So, which AT&T data plan is right for you?

  • News: LG X3 Tease Shows Quad-Core Phones on the Horizon

    Quad-core smartphones didn't have a strong showing at CES, but now the teasers are starting to trickle in.

  • Opinion: How to Jailbreak Your iPhone 4S and iPad 2 via Absinthe A5

    NOTE: Naturally, greenpois0n is getting smashed on traffic right now, but here's a fully working Absinthe A5 mirror link.

  • News: Hands on with iBooks 2

    Thursday's iBooks 2 update delivered interactive textbooks to the iPad. These books incorporate video clips, moving diagrams, audio commentary, and other new features that exploit the iPad's touch interface. With a handful of such books already available for purchase from the new Textbooks section in the iBookstore, I decided to take the updated iBooks out for a test drive. What I found were books that feature stunning images and impressive graphics that make traditional printed textbooks feel out-of-date.

  • News: Just Mobile's AluPen Pro stylus is a beauty for businesses

    See how the AluPen Pro compares to other styluses: Check out our in-depth iOS stylus charts.

  • News: Windows Phone 'to beat iOS by 2015'

    Windows Phone is set to take the number two spot from iOS rank in the smartphone operating system market by 2015, analyst firm IHS has predicted.

  • News: MacIT conference puts enterprise shine on Apple platforms

    Macworld in 2012 spins off a separate conference focused on Apple's unlikely success in the enterprise. MacIT launches this week with some 40 sessions, and plenty of practical advice.

  • News: ZTE unveils Windows Phone device in UK

    Handset maker ZTE has announced the Tania, its first handset running the Windows Phone operating system in the UK.


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