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  • News: Amazon Quad-Core Tablet Rumored for 2011

    Amazon plans to release two new Android tablets before the end of 2011, including one with NVIDIA's forthcoming mobile quad-core chip, according to online rumors. Amazon is purportedly planning an entry-level tablet, codenamed "Coyote," with a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 chip. The other slate, dubbed "Hollywood," will sport the new "Kal-El" quad-core mobile chip. There are no rumors about screen sizes, storage capacity or other specs for Amazon's purported tablets, according to Boy Genius Report.

  • News: Apple's iPhone 5 to be made in Q3, analyst firm predicts

    Apple's iPhone 5 will be manufactured in the third quarter, hinting at a possible launch of a new version of the iconic smartphone later this year, a financial analyst firm said Tuesday.

  • News: iPhone 5 to launch on 21 November - report

    A member of staff at mobile phone retailer Phones4U has reportedly let it slip that the next-generation iPhone will launch on 21 November.

  • News: Starbucks shares lessons of going mobile

    An Android app and the ability to order a drink from a mobile phone are coming soon, an executive from Starbucks said as he shared lessons and tips from his company's experience offering mobile applications.

  • News: Elgato releases HDHomeRun networked TV tuner

    On Monday, Elgato introduced the HDHomeRun, a networked, dual-tuner device that lets you watch and record over-the-air (ATSC) or unencrypted digital cable (Clear QAM) signals on a combination of two Macs or PCs at the same time.

  • News: iPod nano watch conversion kit project seeks funding

    A project to create an watch conversion kit for the sixth-generation iPod nano is seeking $75,000 in funding by 15 June.

  • News: Samsung will Push Android Gingerbead to Galaxy Phone, Tablet

    Samsung will finally upgrade to Android Gingerbread 2.3 on the Galaxy S smartphone and Galaxy Tab tablet, the company announced Monday. Samsung did not say when exactly it will push out the update, except that the rollout begins in mid-May in the U.K., then goes through to Europe, North America, and the rest of the world.

  • News: Samsung touches Africa with smart technology

    With a population made of entreprenual people with diverse cultures, projections by the International Monetary Fund shows that Africa will have an economic growth rate of 5.5% in 2011. It is perceived as a land of rich commerce markets. Samsung electronics have an objective of Africa, to be a 10 billion USD company and contribute to its economic growth.

  • News: Nokia kills Ovi brand for mobile services

    Nokia will abandon its Ovi mobile services brand as it prepares to sell smartphones based on Microsoft's Windows Phone software, it said in a blog posting on Monday.

  • News: iPhone 5 edge-to-edge screen evidence mounts

    Further evidence that the iPhone 5 will have an edge-to-edge screen has emerged, as well as components that appear to show that the camera lens and flash will be moved away from each other.

  • News: Next iPhone's A5 CPU: Enough reason to upgrade?

    Apple's next iPhone will pack the company's newest A5 processor, but the additional horsepower won't be a major upgrade motivator unless Apple pulls some high-powered apps from its own pocket, an iPhone expert said.

  • News: NTT DoCoMo plans pocket-size Windows 7 device

    Japan's NTT DoCoMo plans to launch what it calls the world's smallest Windows 7 computer in the next two months.

  • News: App builders eager for taste of Android 'Ice Cream Sandwich'

    Developers hope the upcoming Android release will resolve fragmentation issues

  • News: China Unicom hopes 1000-yuan smartphones will boost 3G use

    China Unicom is gearing up to sell a new wave of smartphones for 1000 yuan (US$154), a price that the carrier believes will accelerate the growth of the mobile Internet in China among users of unsubsidized pay-as-you-go phones.

  • News: Samsung launches free 3DTV service

    Samsung is giving owners of its 3DTVs access to 3D footage for free.

  • News: Apple offers free repairs for 'quake-damaged kit

    Owners of Macs, iPhones and iPod touches damaged by the devastating earthquake and tsunami in North-East Japan in March can get their devices repaired for free.

  • News: Netflix Arrives on Android, Kinda Sorta

    The Netflix app has been available on iOS devices for more than a year, and for several months on Windows 7 phones. Now Netflix has finally made it to Android -- but only a small handful of devices will be able to stream content over 3G, 4G, and Wi-Fi, and none of them are tablets.

  • News: Microsoft's Frenemies: The Necessity of Partnering Up

    Microsoft's partnerships with RIM, Nokia and Yahoo (and acquisition of Skype) underscore the need to form alliances against Google or Apple in certain markets.

  • News: iPhone size differences aren't exactly black and white

    The white iPhone 4, it seems, can't catch a break. After a series of launch delays pushed the ivory-colored phone into the I'll-believe-it-when-I-see-it realm formerly occupied by the availability of the Beatles on iTunes, Apple finally shipped the white iPhone at the end of April. But that debut only led to a new controversy over the milky mobile’s girth.

  • News: Top 5 things to do before buying more security technology

    Las Vegas --Throwing more technology at security threats as they crop up is not the best way to go if the goal is to protect the most valuable data at the best price, attendees at Interop were told this week.



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