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  • News: RIM to offer multiplatform device management

    Research In Motion is taking on mobile device management for Android and Apple iOS devices as well as its own products, introducing the BlackBerry Mobile Fusion product on Tuesday.

  • News: Ruckus tackles channel-changing in Wi-Fi

    Ruckus Wireless took another shot at optimizing Wi-Fi capacity on Monday, introducing a technology called ChannelFly that is designed to place network clients on the best possible channel based on the actual capacity of that channel.

  • News: DevExpress tools upgrade focuses on touch development

    Next generation of DX tools also offer duplicate code detection and a bridge from ASP.Net to Apple's iPhone

  • News: iPhone self-combusts over Australian skies

    Regional Express (Rex), an Australian airline, has reported extinguishing a passenger's Apple iPhone after it started glowing red and emitting dense smoke.

  • Opinion: How to Install the Android Market on Your Kindle Fire

    Want to install Google Maps on your brand-new, fresh-out-of-the-box Kindle Fire? You can't, because the stock Kindle Fire is limited to downloading apps from the Amazon Appstore. If you love to tinker with devices and improve them, however, you can follow our separate guide to rooting your Kindle Fire. Afterward, you can use your newfound superuser powers to install the Google Android Market on your device. It isn't a simple process, but it is pretty straightforward--and it's worth the time if you wish to turn your $200 Kindle Fire into a robust Android tablet.

  • News: iPhone 5 rumor roll-up for the week ending Nov. 25

    The iOSsphere is now very sure iPhone 5 will have a 4-inch display. They're just not sure who is building it.

  • News: AT&T to ship the LG Nitro on Dec. 4

    AT&T will launch the LG Nitro HD smartphone over its LTE network on Dec. 4 in stores and online for $249.99 with a two-year contract.

  • News: Twitter scoops up mobile security developer Whisper Systems

    Twitter may be planning to boost its mobile security options with the acquisition of Whisper Systems, a company that offers security products for Android phones.

  • News: Sprint's Unlimited Data Smartphone Plan Expected to End Soon

    Sprint is the last U.S. wireless network that offers new customers unlimited data plans for their smartphones--a huge boon for data-hungry mobile users and recent adoptees of the iPhone. But as Sprint's network upgrades to LTE from 4G WiMax, analysts tell Reuters that the carrier's all-you-can-eat data buffet is about to end.

  • News: Ice Cream Sandwich OS Available for (Some) U.S. Android Phones

    We're still waiting for an official Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich phone to go on sale in the United States, but the CyanogenMod team is serving up their take on the new mobile OS for certain phones right now.

  • News: Sky adds live and on-demand movies to Sky Go

    The Sky Go app that allows subscribers to the satellite TV service to watch live broadcasts from their mobile phone or tablet PC now includes access to Sky Movies.

  • News: In 2012, a mobile security minefield

    The mobile device, now the dominant technological tool in American enterprise, will become more dominant in 2012 and beyond. Industry analysts say mobile device shipments will top 1 billion in 2015, leaving PC shipments in the dust.

  • News: Great Apps for BlackBerry

    Navigating an app store can be tricky, with vague descriptions, dubious user reviews, and sometimes buggy apps. We searched for the best apps available.

  • News: Great Apps for Android

    Navigating an app store can be tricky, with vague descriptions, dubious user reviews, and sometimes buggy apps. We searched for the best apps available.

  • News: Great Apps for Windows Phone 7

    Navigating an app store can be tricky, with vague descriptions, dubious user reviews, and sometimes buggy apps. We searched for the best apps available.

  • News: Great Apps for iOS

    Navigating an app store can be tricky, with vague descriptions, dubious user reviews, and sometimes buggy apps. We searched for the best apps available.

  • Opinion: Evri for iPad

    Successful news-reading apps do two things well: They’re fun to look at and use, and they give you the information you want. Evri for iPad, a free social news aggregator from Evri, hits both marks.

  • Opinion: Motorola Droid 4 Adds A Keyboard to Razr

    What happens if you take the Droid Razr design and add a slide-out QWERTY keyboard? Meet the Motorola Droid 4, the latest recruit in the Android army, breaking cover this weekend via leaked photos from Droid Life. There’s no official confirmation of this phone yet, which is expected to arrive on Verizon’s 4G LTE network on December 8.

  • Feature: Best Android apps: Five free Wi-Fi related apps

    The Wi-Fi connection on a smartphone is a great feature

  • News: Parents will spend £99 on Christmas technology gifts for children

    UK parents will spend an average of £99 on technology gifts for their children this year, says uSwitch.com.


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