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  • News: iOS 5 Update: Top Headaches and How to Fix Them

    The iOS 5 launch produced reports of numerous errors, as Apple's servers were overwhelmed by the demand and users experienced instances lost data and apps or bricked devices after installing the update. Trending topics on Twitter, Google and elsewhere were dominated by the likes of "error 3200," which was one of the most commonly reported problems.

  • News: BlackBerry service fully restored; outage cause still unknown

    BlackBerry service is fully restored for 70 million customers worldwide after three days of outages, Research in Motion announced today.

  • News: Battle between Samsung and Apple heats up

    The legal battle between Apple and Samsung has reached fever pitch, with Apple getting an injunction to stop the sale of the Galaxy 10.1 tablet in Australia as Samsung launches new versions of its smartphones to keep them on sale in the Netherlands. Both companies are also preparing for a hearing in California scheduled for Thursday.

  • News: Many users complain of broken iOS 5 upgrade process

    Many iPhone users are finding they can't finish their upgrade to iOS 5, and speculation is that the Apple servers handling the downloads are overwhelmed by the demand.

  • News: RIM founder apologizes for BlackBerry outages

    Research in Motion founder and Co-CEO Mike Lazaridis today http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9220798/RIM_BlackBerry_email_back_Messenger_online_ to millions of customers hit by three days of global BlackBerry service outages.

  • News: Where to Snag an iPhone 4S on Friday

    Looking to buy an iPhone 4S in person on Friday after reading some of the glowing reviews it has racked up? Your instinct might be to show up extra-early at your local Apple Store, but other strategies could save you some time.

  • News: BlackBerry Blackout Continues: RIM Says 'Sorry'

    It is day four of a global BlackBerry outage and Research In Motion can't say when the blackout affecting millions of users will end. The company’s founder Mike Lazaridis apologized on Thursday in a video message to BlackBerry users, saying services "are returning to normal” in parts of the world, but he wasn’t able to say when they will be fully restored.

  • News: Up close with iOS 5: Twitter integration

    Nestled alongside the flashier new features in iOS 5 is a smaller, subtler addition—deep integration with the Twitter microblogging service. Twitter has always teamed up nicely with Apple’s iOS devices, as evidenced by the array of third-party Twitter clients available via the App Store. With iOS 5, the ties run even deeper, as you can now tweet photos, links, and more from wherever you happen to be at the time.

  • News: Wireless Devices Outnumber US Population, Survey Says

    The number of wireless devices in the United States has surpassed the country’s total population, according to a CTIA survey, meaning there’s more than one wireless device per person.

  • News: Apple releases iOS 5; firmware features some 200 improvements

    Apple has released iOS 5 for its smartphones and tablets, bring about 200 improvements and refinements to the latest iteration of its mobile operating system.

  • News: RIM's Mike Lazaridis apologises for BlackBerry outage

    Research In Motion's president and co-CEO apologized to users Thursday for the service outages on the Blackberry network since Monday across a large swath of countries including the U.S. and Canada.

  • News: O2 to trial VoIP service that uses a smartphone's Wi-Fi

    O2 is to trial a Voice over IP (VoIP) service that will allow its customers to make calls over Wi-Fi networks from their smartphones.

  • News: What's new in iOS 5: InfoWorld's quick guide

    Start here to learn the most useful new features and enhancements for your iPad or iPhone

  • News: China's Huawei aims to build an iconic phone brand

    Phone design in China is done much like being served snake, chicken, fish and frog when eating a single meal in the country, according to Hagen Fendler, the chief design director for handsets at Chinese smartphone maker Huawei.

  • News: RIM: BlackBerry email is operating, messenger online

    Research In Motion reported late Wednesday that email was operating, and BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) traffic was online and passing successfully in all regions where its service was previously affected.

  • News: Mac OS X 10.7.2 and iOS 5 Now Available

    Apple has released the long-awaited updates to its Mac and iOS operating system. Introducing iCloud to the Mac and over 200 new features to the iPhone.

  • News: RIM: BlackBerry email is operating, messenger online

    Research In Motion reported late Wednesday that email was operating, and BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) traffic was online and passing successfully in all regions where its service was previously affected.

  • News: Red Bend working on mobile virtualization

    Red Bend, which makes products for delivering over-the-air software updates, will soon offer a virtualization technology for Android devices that allows a user to have both a personal profile and a business profile on the same device.

  • News: Six strategies to build HK as the Asia IT hub

    As Donald Tsang about to deliver his final policy address, local ICT leaders gathered to highlight strategies that the chief executive should address to better support Hong Kong as Asia's IT hub.

  • News: Some users face problems upgrading to iOS 5

    Any day there's a major operating system update always contains some excitement, but Wednesday's iOS 5 release contained more surprises than some iPhone and iPad users might have hoped for. Based on reports from around the Internet--Twitter messages, posts on Apple's forums, email sent to Macworld.com--some users have run into difficulty getting Apple's iOS update to install on their mobile devices.



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