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  • News: Tested: HP's print-by-email service

    HP promises its ePrint service allows you print from anywhere to one of the company's enabled printers by sending the job via email. We test the service with a number of smartphone and webmail services

  • News: Google copied Java in Android, expert says

    An intellectual property expert has uncovered 43 instances where it appears that Google copied Java code without permission in the most recent versions of the Android operating system.

  • News: Google Android OS upgrades: Who gets them fastest?

    For most smartphone users, Google's Android upgrades are both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, each upgrade opens the door to exciting new features and functions for a phone. On the other hand, the updates don't arrive instantly - and the wait to receive them can often be long and filled with uncertainty or disappointment.

  • News: HTC's 2010 sales show surge in smartphone use

    High Tech Computer posted a 93 percent increase in revenue last year, pointing to sharp global growth in use of the smartphones it makes, company executives said on Friday.

  • Video: Dragontrail: tough glass for consumer electronics

    Asahi Glass unveils toughened glass for smartphones and tablet PCs

  • News: Cause of Windows Phone 7 data spikes found

    Microsoft has blamed the cause of random, high spikes in data usage by some Windows Phone 7 handsets to a widely accessed third-party solution.

  • News: Next-gen Samsung Galaxy S coming next month?

    A Samsung Mobile website is promising the arrival of "something big" on Feb. 13, which also shows an obscured image of the upcoming device next to the Samsung Galaxy S.

  • News: Facebook app coming to feature phones

    Facebook users who want to access the social-networking service on the go, but don't have smartphones, now have an app of their own in some countries.

  • News: Macworld iOS conference to be held during Mobile World Congress

    PC Advisor's sister title Macworld is giving iOS developers the chance to gain business development advice and technical training along with networking opportunities at a one-day conference to be held during Mobile World Congress.

  • News: IBM and ARM extend relationship to build 14nm chips

    IBM and ARM today announced that they are to continue to work together in order to jointly produce 14nm (nanometre) processors.

  • News: Samsung hints at next-gen Galaxy S smartphone

    A Samsung Mobile website is promising the arrival of "something big" on February 13, which also shows an obscured image of the upcoming device next to the Samsung Galaxy S.

  • News: More kids can play computer games than ride bikes

    Young children are more likely to be able to play a computer game than ride a bike, says AVG.

  • News: Lenovo unit to focus on tablets and phones

    Chinese PC-maker Lenovo has setup a new business unit to create tablets and smartphones, two of the hottest emerging areas of the gadget sector.

  • News: Femtocell apps will take advantage of user location

    Femtocells will soon be able to improve home security, personal safety and help integrate smartphones with TVs, laptops and media players, in addition to improving cellular coverage in the home, ABI Research said on Monday.

  • News: Nokia kills Comes with Music service

    Nokia has decided to stop offering its Ovi Music Unlimited service in 27 of the 33 countries where it was offered, the Finnish phone maker said on Monday.

  • News: Google 'working on universal translator'

    An update to Google's Translate app for Android lets you translate a conversation from one language to another. I downloaded it today to test it out, and it is very simple.

  • News: Asus 'to build own Google Android App Store'

    Asus has revealed that because Google is validating Android App Market access only for tablets with phone functionality or for those willing to wait for Google Android Honeycomb, it will follow Toshiba and build its own, proprietary app store for Android.

  • News: Next-generation BlackBerry handsets revealed

    Smartphone website BGR has revealed what it claims are details of the next generation of RIM BlackBerry smartphone handsets. The BlackBerry Dakota is the replacement for the BlackBerry Bold, and BGR is also publishing images of a new Storm - the 'BlackBerry Monaco' - and an updated BlackBerry Curve known as the 'Apollo'. There's also a second generation BlackBerry Torch, imaginatively titled the 'BlackBerry Torch 2'.

  • News: Details: BlackBerry Dakota revealed

    Images and details of the BlackBerry Dakota--the impending flagship smartphone from Research In Motion (RIM)--have emerged. The Dakota is packed with features as RIM struggles desperately to regain lost ground and compete with the Apple iPhone and the rising Android invasion.

  • News: India gets access to consumer BlackBerry messages

    Research In Motion has given mobile carriers in India the ability to intercept email and instant messages from BlackBerry consumer services if requested by the government, according to a customer update from the company.



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