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  • News: Remains of the Day: Moment of silence

    One singer does some karaoke, Siri-style; Samsung reminds us that imitation is the sincerest form of plagiarism; and Apple holds its celebration of the life of Steve Jobs. The remainders for Wednesday, October 19, 2011 are ready to call it a day.

  • News: Oracle, Google trial postponed

    The dispute between Oracle and Google won't go to trial on Oct. 31 as initially scheduled, according to the judge overseeing the case.

  • News: ARM unveils hyper-efficient Cortex-A7 chip for smartphones

    ARM Holdings has introduced the Cortex-A7, an upcoming microprocessor design that will be used in sub-US$100 smart phones, as well as in high-end smart phones as a companion chip to the more powerful Cortex-A15.

  • News: Android smartphone smackdown: Droid Razr vs. Galaxy Nexus

    Motorola and Samsung yesterday debuted two devices that mark the next generation of Android phones.

  • News: Gloomy Outlook for Future of BlackBerry

    RIM has suffered a number of setbacks, and its brand reputation and market share have been rapidly eroding. According to a new survey from Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), that trend is going to continue--and possibly even accelerate.

  • News: Three Cards features you might have missed

    Most of the features in Cards ( Macworld rated 3 out of 5 mice ), Apple’s new iPhone app for creating and mailing personalized letterpress photo cards, are pretty straightforward. But there are a few tucked-away niceties you might not discover right away.

  • News: Researchers knuckle down and tap into super-sensitive touchscreens

    Now that you’ve got the basics of using smartphone and tablet touchscreens down, Carnegie Mellon University researchers are ready to take you to the next level.

  • News: App makers look to embrace iPhone 4S's Siri

    The most talked-about--and talked-to--capability offered by the newly released iPhone 4S is the Siri voice-command feature. Available only with the iPhone 4S, Siri listens to your commands to perform tasks, read back messages, and look up information, among other abilities.

  • News: Inside the iPhone 4S: Is It a Work of Art?

    Apple spared no expense putting together the iPhone, even on the internal design and materials used. But don't drop it.

  • News: Four Android 4.0 innovations worth a closer look

    Google disclosed numerous innovations in Android 4.0, also called Ice Cream Sandwich, during a Webcast demonstration from Hong Kong on Wednesday using the coming Samsung Galaxy Nexus smartphone.

  • News: Four Key BlackBerry DevCon Announcements--and What They Mean to You

    Research in Motion (RIM) is holding its fourth annual BlackBerry Developer Conference (DevCon) this week in San Francisco. Though today is only day two of the three-day event, the BlackBerry-maker has already made a number of significant announcements that are sure to please both RIM developers and BlackBerry users.

  • News: ARM unveils hyper-efficient Cortex-A7 chip for smartphones

    ARM Holdings has introduced the Cortex-A7, an upcoming microprocessor design that will be used in sub-US$100 smartphones, as well as in high-end smartphones as a companion chip to the more powerful Cortex-A15.

  • News: iPhone 4S debut boosts phone trade-in business

    Users are continuing to sell older iPhones in record numbers to get cash for Apple's newest iPhone 4S, a pair of buy-back firms said today.

  • News: Galaxy Nexus vs. iPhone 4S vs. Droid RAZR: Smartphone Battle Royale

    Google’s Galaxy Nexus is the latest addition to this year’s hot smartphone line-up, alongside the iPhone 4S and the Droid RAZR. Unveiled last night, the Galaxy Nexus, manufactured by Samsung, embodies Google’s idea of the perfect smartphone, together with the brand-new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich mobile OS.

  • News: BBX Is Just a Pipe Dream

    RIM announced BBX to the world at a developers conference this week. BBX will be the new flagship OS for RIM, merging the BlackBerry 7 smartphone OS with the QNX OS that powers the PlayBook tablets to create a unified hybrid platform. One ring to rule them all…someday.

  • News: Android 4.0: A rundown of key features

    Google last night officially debuted the latest version of its Android platform, code-named Ice Cream Sandwich. Here is a rundown of its key features.

  • News: ShoreTel links Android phones to corporate PBXs

    Enterprise IT groups can now tie in Android-based mobile devices to corporate directories and IP PBXs, with the latest update by ShoreTel to its mobility software.

  • News: C Spire will become fourth U.S. iPhone 4S carrier

    Sprint, Verizon, and AT&T are about to get another U.S. competitor: C Spire Wireless, the largest privately-held cellular carrier in the country, announced on Wednesday that it will begin offering the iPhone 4S “in the coming weeks.”

  • News: Android Ice Cream Sandwich: 3 FAQs

    Google's latest version of Android, Android 4.0 dubbed "Ice Cream Sandwich," is officially about to come out. Here are three questions people have been asking.

  • News: Samsung Galaxy Nexus with Android 4.0: It's Finally Here

    It seems like we’ve been waiting for the first Android Ice Cream Sandwich phone for eternity, but at last long last, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus has arrived. At a press event Wednesday morning in Hong Kong, Samsung and Google revealed the first phone with Google’s next generation operating system, Android 4.0.



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