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  • News: Diehard Fans Create Aluminum Unibody iPhone 5 Prototype

    Are you a true Apple fan? Really? Well, where's your home-built iPhone 5 prototype?

  • News: Camera Plus Pro 4.0 adds live filters

    Global Delight has released an update to Camera Plus Pro, adding even more features to its all-in-one photo and video app. Version 4.0 adds live filters for photo and video capture, Smooth Video Zoom (a shake-free zoom feature), increased capture speed, and more.

  • News: 92% of Brits bank online

    More than nine in ten (92 percent) Brits bank online, says McAfee.

  • How-Tos: How to see which applications are running on a BlackBerry

    BlackBerry's, like many smartphones, offer the ability to have apps running in the background. While the Messages, Phone, Browser and BlackBerry Messenger apps won't drain your battery or affect the performance of the handset, other apps may well do.

  • News: UK mobile broadband speeds are in the 'Dark ages'

    The UK's mobile broadband speeds are stuck in the "dark ages" as the UK prepares for the Olympics, says Broadband Genie.

  • News: Steve Jobs tried to settle Samsung patent dispute in 2010

    Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs made contact with Samsung in July 2010 in an attempt to settle the patent dispute that has seen the two companies fight it out in courtrooms all over the world.

  • News: Intel to acquire location-based services company Telmap

    Intel has signed an agreement to acquire Telmap, a company focused on mobile navigation and location-based services, search and content, for an undisclosed amount, the company said in a blog post.

  • News: Opera responds to Amazon's Cloud-powered 'Silk' browser

    One of the features of Amazon's recently announced Kindle Fire tablet drawing attention is its WebKit-based 'Silk' Web browser. What makes Silk different from most browsers is its 'split browser' approach: Putting together complicated Web pages in Amazon's Cloud infrastructure before downloading the end result to the browser.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Psych out

    Steve Jobs apparently tried to talk to Samsung before going nuclear, Apple takes home a victory over one clone maker, and fake iPhones aren't what they used to be. The remainders for Thursday, September 29, 2011 are groovin' on a Thursday afternoon.

  • News: IBM X-Force: Mobile devices are a fast growing target of malware

    Look for double the mobile exploits this year vs. 2010 and particularly watch out for mobile applications that are really malware, says IBM's X-Force security research team.

  • News: Dragon Go update improves voice search capabilities

    Released just two months ago, the voice-driven search app Dragon Go is finding more things to talk about with its latest update.

  • News: Mobile Device Management for Small Business

    Want to take advantage of the smartphone and tablet revolution so your business will be more productive and your employees more satisfied? Unfortunately, someone has to support all of those devices and platforms. And if that someone is you, you'll find that keeping up with the latest tech changes, managing disparate devices, and integrating them into your existing network take considerable time and energy. The time is well spent, however, because a smart mobile strategy--addressing issues such as wireless provisioning, device and application management, and security--is one of the best ways to prepare your business for the future.

  • Opinion: Dragon Hunter 2: Slow Moving Android Tower Defense Game

    If you like tower defense titles, the free Dragon Hunter II is worth checking out. You're a lone soldier defending your castle from an onslaught of air- and sea-dragons. You start out with a simple bow and arrow, but later you'll have the chance to obtain more-advanced weapons.

  • News: RIM calls report of PlayBook's demise 'pure fiction'

    Research in Motion said Thursday that it remains committed to the PlayBook tablet and the tablet market, discounting an analyst's report that said the death of the tablet is imminent.

  • News: Apple signs point to iOS 5 release in two weeks

    Based on past practice and recent reports, Apple will likely release iOS 5, the next version of its mobile operating system, in two weeks.

  • News: Enterprise Mobile: 7 Things CIOs Need to Do Now

    Gary Beach, publisher emeritus of CIO magazine, spoke with rock star CIOs at a conference on enterprise mobility and learned that the time is now to throw significant investment into mobile.

  • News: Lego combines the digital and physical in iPhone game

    Danish toy company Lego is pushing its toys into the mobile age with the Life of George iPhone app, which combines a digital and physical gaming experience.

  • News: PlayBook in trouble, if not dead, says analyst

    Research in Motion's PlayBook looks to be in trouble, as it appears that the smartphone maker has stopped production of the tablet and is actively considering getting out of the business.

  • Opinion: iPhone 5 Demand High Ahead of Unveiling

    The new iPhone that Apple is expected to announce on Oct. 4 is already on the shopping list of many BlackBerry and Android users. Research from InMobi, an independent mobile ad network, found that 41 percent of mobile users in North America and Canada plan to buy the new iPhone.

  • News: Lego combines the digital and physical in iPhone game

    Danish toy company Lego is pushing its toys into the mobile age with the Life of George iPhone app, which combines a digital and physical gaming experience.


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