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  • News: BYOD: If You Think You're Saving Money, Think Again

    It's the battle hymn of the mobile worker: They want to use their personal iPhones, iPads and Android devices instead of company-issued BlackBerry smartphones and PlayBooks to get their jobs done. It's part of a growing trend called BYOD, or bring-your-own-device.

  • News: HTC, Sprint announce Evo 4G LTE smartphone

    Sprint on Wednesday introduced the HTC Evo 4G LTE smartphone, adding a new phone to a stable of devices that will be compatible with the carrier's high-speed network when it launches soon in the U.S.

  • News: New SwiftKey 3 Keyboard App for Android Kills the Need for Spacebar Accuracy

    SwiftKey just re-invented the way that you type on your Android phone or tablet with SwiftKey 3 Beta. This latest version of SwiftKey's Android keyboard has a new feature called "Smart Space" that allows you to just type continuously without having to remember to insert spaces between words.

  • News: iPhone gains even more regional carriers for April 20 launch

    Wednesday appears to be a banner day for regional carriers and the iPhone: This morning, Macworld noted that both Virginia-based nTelos and Alaskan carrier Alaskan Communications would carry the iPhone 4S starting on April 20. Now we know that, as reported by MacRumors, they aren’t the only recipients—you can add another Alaskan carrier, one from Kentucky, and one from Wisconsin to the mix. As of Wednesday afternoon, the following three regional carriers were touting the iPhone on their websites.

  • News: Exclusive: Virgin Media says throttling is nothing to worry about

    Virgin Media has expressed that customers needn’t worry about the traffic management throttling which came into effect this week.

  • News: iPhone heads north to Alaska Communications

    If you were hoping that you could count all the U.S. iPhone carriers on one hand, we have bad news (unless you’re a mutant): Shortly after regional service provider nTelos announced that it would become the nation’s fifth iPhone carrier, another such regional carrier—Alaska Communications—announced that it would become number six.

  • News: Analysts predict another record-breaking quarter for Apple

    Apple is likely to report another record-breaking quarter later this month, according to analysts.

  • News: nTelos to become the latest U.S. iPhone carrier

    Add a fifth name to the slowly-expanding list of U.S. carriers offering Apple’s iPhone. Joining the fray in addition to AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and C Spire is regional carrier nTelos. The Virginia-based newcomer to iPhone sales says that it will sell the iPhone for less money and with more affordable rate plans.

  • News: Sony's new head of consumer products to lead unit formed from Sony Ericsson

    Sony said Wednesday that the newly installed head of its consumer electronics business will also lead the mobile unit formed when it acquired Sony Ericsson, marking the first time its smartphone, tablet, and PC businesses are all under the same leadership.

  • News: Freescale BYOD plan finds happy users

    Freescale Semiconductor has responded to pressure from workers by implementing a BYOD infrastructure and>/i> a collaborative internal network that rewards people for new ideas.

  • News: iOS 6 maps image 'leaked'

    Could Apple be about to ditch Google maps in the next iOS update? A supposedly leaked image of a map claimed to be from iOS 6 has appeared. The image is from the Watercolor tiles for OpenStreetMap.

  • News: iPhone users 'significantly more likely to use WiFi' than Android users

    A study of mobile and WiFi internet usage on smartphones has shown that iOS users connect to the internet via WiFi significantly more than Android users

  • News: iPhone 5 to 'arrive in June' - rumour

    Apple’s next-generation iPhone will launch in June, according to a recruiter working at a Foxconn factory in China.

  • News: Remains of the Day: Glaring errors

    Apple may de-glare its iMac displays, the iPhone reigns supreme on Flickr, and the question of the day: Who can possibly portray the inimitable Steve Wozniak? The remainders for Tuesday, April 3, 2012 are smelling Oscar. (Specifically, the Grouch.)

  • News: Sprint offers LG Viper on LTE for $100

    The LG Viper 4G LTE smartphone will be available for pre-order April 12 with a price tag of $99.99, and a two-year service agreement and rebate, Sprint said.

  • News: Instagram Makes its Android Debut

    Instagram, the popular iPhone camera app that allows you to add funky filters to photos, has finally arrived on Google's Android platform. The app gathered more than 30 million users on iOS since it launched in 2010, but Android users had to settle for alternatives until today.

  • News: Will Windows 8 Survive in the Post-PC World?

    A new IDC research report offers little faith in Windows 8's success on connected mobile devices, concluding that in the next four years the Windows OS in general will lose share to iOS and get overtaken by Android.

  • News: Facebook updates iPad app for new Retina display

    Facebook has updated its iPad app to take advantage of the new iPad’s Retina display.

  • News: iPhone to the rescue: Helps save 2-year-old in a well

    Firefighters in China lowered an iPhone into a 40-foot deep dry well to aid them in rescuing a 2-year-old boy who fell in, according to a report from the U.K.'s ITN.

  • News: Android 'Ice Cream Sandwich' adoption still stuck in the low single digits

    Although it's been over half a year since Google unveiled Android 4.0 ("Ice Cream Sandwich"), the platform has been adopted by just under 3% of all Android devices.



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