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  • News: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1: What You Need to Know Before Buying

    Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 10.1 tablet is now available at major national retailers starting at $500. So far, reviews of the new Samsung slate have been mixed. Critics such as PCWorld’s Melissa Perenson call the Note 10.1 a “solid performer with wide-reaching appeal.” However, others have called the device “disappointing” and a tablet overstuffed with features.

  • News: PlayStation Mobile Coming to Select Android Devices

    Sony this fall hopes to expand the popularity of its PlayStation brand with a new gaming platform aimed at mobile devices called PlayStation Mobile. At launch, the new mobile gaming platform will feature about 30 new “PlayStation-like” titles for Android devices. Similar to other PlayStation services, it will be based around a PSN ID and you will download new games from Sony’s PlayStation Store. Sony first announced PlayStation Mobile in 2011 as the PlayStation Suite.

  • News: Android latest platform to drop Flash support

    As of today, Adobe's Flash media infrastructure is no longer supported on the Android mobile platform, marking a further shift of momentum toward the alternative HTML5 standard.

  • News: Android Flash Player RIP: How to Get it Now That it's Gone

    HTML5 has won the war with Adobe Flash for mobile devices. As of today, Flash for Android devices won’t available to download anymore from the Google Play store and the company said it has stopped development of Flash for mobile devices.

  • News: Android Reigns as iPhone Sales Stall Ahead of New Model

    People holding off on buying iPhones in anticipation of a new model in September have led to a dent in Apple’s sales, research from Gartner indicates. Samsung, however, has seen continued growth, increasing its Android market share to one-and-a-half times that of Apple.

  • News: Gartner: Android extends smartphone OS dominance in Q2

    Android continued to increase its dominance of the smartphone market during the second quarter, powered by Samsung's success. Competitor Apple in contrast struggled somewhat as consumers held out for the next iteration of the iPhone, Gartner said on Tuesday.

  • News: Motorola's Photon Q arrives Sunday at Sprint

    Sprint will sell the Motorola Photon Q smartphone for $199.99 and a two-year service plan starting on Sunday.

  • News: The Grill: ADP's CIO on the granddaddy of SaaS

    Even with continued success, ADP CIO Mike Capone keeps the pressure on to avoid complacency.

  • News: Microsoft Outlook.com doesnt play well with Android mobile

    One of the hot new features of Microsoft’s upgraded and renamed email service Outlook.com -- that devices without Office loaded onto them can open Office attachments in the cloud via a browser – won’t work with Android mobile devices.. Clicking on the attachments is supposed to enable viewing and editing them from a Microsoft cloud-based SkyDrive account, but that doesn’t happen. Instead the device downloads the document and attempts to open it with an Office reader.

  • News: Samsung Galaxy S3 in black gets shown off

    Samsung has revealed a black version of its Galaxy S3 smartphone online.

  • News: Samsung could face court penalty over lawyer's oversight

    Samsung could face penalties from the U.S. District Court in Northern California after one of its lawyers involved in the patent battle against Apple admitted that she hadn't file the paperwork necessary to practice law in front of the court.

  • News: South Korean court delays Apple-Samsung verdict

    The final ruling in the patent battle between Apple and Samsung in a South Korean court was abruptly postponed just a day before the originally scheduled date of Aug. 10.

  • News: Digia buys Qt app framework from Nokia, plans Android, iOS and Windows 8 ports

    Digia has acquired the Qt framework from Nokia, giving it full control over the application framework, and now plans to expand support to more platforms, it said on Thursday.

  • News: Samsung wanted Galaxy S to emulate iPhone

    Samsung deliberately tried to make its Galaxy S smartphone more like the Apple iPhone, it has been revealed.

  • News: Digia buys Qt app framework from Nokia, plans Android, iOS and Windows 8 ports

    Digia has acquired the Qt framework from Nokia, giving it full control over the application framework, and now plans to expand support to more platforms, it said on Thursday.

  • News: Google search will include Gmail results

    Google has announced that it is starting a trial which includes Gmail in its search engine results.

  • News: Starbucks, Square Partner Up to Make Paying for Coffee Even Easier

    Starbucks has "signed up" with mobile payments processor Square, the two companies announced Tuesday evening in a bid to make buying a Venti Latte as easy as flashing your smartphone at the store’s barista. The deal will also help significantly reduce the fees Starbucks pays for credit card processing to banks.

  • News: Android and iOS dominate mobile market, says IDC

    Android was on over two-thirds of smartphones shipped in the second quarter, with Apple's iOS on around a sixth of them -- more than all the remaining smartphone OSes combined, IDC said Wednesday. Windows Phone's share of the market continues to grow, although it remains far behind the front runners.

  • News: Samsung leaks Galaxy Note 2 image?

    Samsung might have inadvertently posted a picture of its upcoming Galaxy Note 2 on Facebook.

  • News: Run Android apps on Windows with the BlueStacks app

    Have you ever wanted to run the apps on your Android phone or tablet on your PC? Or would you like to use Android apps even if you don't own an Android device? An innovative application, named BlueStacks, lets you do exactly this: With it, you can install and run Android apps on a Windows computer.



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