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  • News: 5 reasons Android users will switch to the iPhone 5

    Unless you've been living under a server farm for the past few months -- subsisting on Ethernet cables and waste heat -- you're probably aware that the iPhone 5 is likely to be released within the next month or so.

  • News: Apple-Samsung Jurors Say Video Testimony, Emails Were Persuasive

    The Apple-Samsung patent infringement verdict is in, and the jurors who handed a major victory to Apple are speaking out.

  • News: In Wake of Samsung-Apple Ruling, Nokia Stands on Solid Ground

    It’s decided: Samsung copied Apple’s phone and tablet form and features and now has to cough up more than $1 billion, not to mention be more careful going forward in how it designs its products.

  • News: Apple-Samsung Verdict Doesn't Give Microsoft the Win

    When the news broke Friday that a jury had awarded Apple $1.05 billion in damages for Samsung's infringement of iPhone and iPad patents, some gloating occurred among some Microsoft executives, but it remains to be seen if that smugness was warranted.

  • News: Jury decides in Apple's favour, Samsung hit with $1B damages

    Samsung must pay Apple just over US$1 billion for infringing several of its patents in Samsung smartphones and tablets, a California District Court jury decided on Friday.

  • News: Jury decides in Apple's favor, Samsung hit with $1B damages

    Samsung must pay Apple just over US$1 billion for infringing several of its patents in Samsung smartphones and tablets, a California District Court jury decided on Friday.

  • News: Jury decides largely in Apple's favor, Samsung hit with $1B damages

    Samsung must pay Apple just over US$1 billion for infringing several of its patents in Samsung smartphones and tablets, a California District Court jury decided on Friday.

  • News: Jury: Samsung copied Apple's designs for iPhone and iPad

    A short deliberation supports Apple's claims that many key Samsung devices violated its design patents

  • News: Facebook's iPhone App is New, Improved; Android, Not So Much

    Facebook has completely rebuilt its iPhone app, making it much faster at loading status updates and scrolling through news feeds.

  • News: When BYOD Is a Productivity Killer

    BYOD programs are designed to increase productivity, but that's not the case when employees take BYOD phones on international vacations and never check in on work because the company won't pay roaming charges on a non-corporate phone.

  • News: Android Phones Will Power NASA's New Fleet of Mini-Satellites

    While most of the recent media attention on NASA has understandably focused on the Curiosity rover on Mars, that’s not the only experiment that the space and aeronautics research agency has in the works. A team at NASA’s Ames Research center in Moffett Field, California, is working on the future launch of miniature satellites constructed with Android-powered Nexus One smartphones at the helm. Dubbed “PhoneSat,” this project is part of a larger experiment called the CubeSat Launch Initiative that incorporates small consumer electronics into working nanosatellites.

  • News: Amazon Kindle Fire 2 to launch on September 6

    The Amazon Kindle Fire 2 is due to be revealed on September 6. Amazon has invited members of the media to an event in an airport hangar in Santa Monica, California on that day, at which we expect Amazon's tablet to launch.

  • News: T-Mobile Offers $100 Contract-Free Smartphone

    Lengthy service contracts--and the high costs that come with them--can keep some people from making the jump to smartphones. With its latest release, T-Mobile is looking to remove that obstacle from upgrading your mobile device.

  • News: New Kindles Coming? Amazon Event Set for September 6

    Amazon has scheduled a press conference for September 6, suggesting that new Kindle e-readers and tablets are nearly here.

  • News: Apple-Samsung jury extends deliberations

    As it begins a second day of deliberations in the Apple v. Samsung patent battle, the jury charged with evaluating the case has decided to work an extra hour.

  • News: Apple v Samsung: Five experts, five questions

    The story, "Apple v Samsung: Five experts, five questions," which ran on the wire on Thursday, incorrectly named the university to which a law professor is attached. Mark McKenna is at the University of Notre Dame.

  • News: Apple v Samsung: Five experts, five questions

    As a nine-person jury begins deliberations in the closely watched patent trial between Apple and Samsung, the companies and their lawyers are left waiting and wondering what the jury made of the three weeks of arguments.

  • News: Pirated Android Apps Are Only Part of the Problem

    The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) has seized three websites for alleged copyright violations. The sites are accused of illegally distributing Android apps. When dealing with third-party mobile app sites, though, pirated apps may be the least of your worries. The more pressing concerns: your privacy and security.

  • News: Nikon to Release Android-Powered Coolpix Camera

    Nikon is following Polaroid's lead with a new pocket camera loaded with Google's Android mobile OS, giving you a high-powered pocket camera with smartphone-like capabilities, minus the phone. Unlike Polaroid, which has yet to release the SC1630 point-and-shoot camera since its January unveiling, Nikon has set a release date for the 16-megapixel Wi-Fi-enabled Nikon Coolpix S800c.

  • News: Apple-Samsung patent battle now in jury's hands

    A nine-person California jury will begin their deliberations Wednesday in the landmark patent battle between Apple and Samsung. The case, which has been argued since the beginning of the month, pits two of the world's largest electronics makers against each other and could result in billions of dollars in fines depending on the jury's decision.



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