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  • News: iOS projects jump ahead of Android

    The number of projects being developed for iOS devices has jumped this year, while Android's share of the market has dropped, according to analysts.

  • News: HTC loses ITC patent ruling in Apple tussle

    A judge at the U.S. International Trade Commission has made an initial determination that HTC infringed two Apple patents, HTC said Friday.

  • News: Kootol sues Apple, Google, more for patent infringement

    Another patent-holding company has set its sights on Apple, numerous other large companies, and even smaller developers like The Iconfactory, alleging violations of a patent that covers one- and two-way messaging. On Friday, Kootol Software announced that it sent notices of the alleged patent infringement to a variety of companies you may have heard of; in addition to Apple, Kootol sent letters to Yahoo, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, AOL, Facebook, Twitter, Nokia, Foursquare, IBM, LInkedIn, MySpace, RIM, Quora, Salesforce, Twitpic, Ubermedia, and iOS and Mac software developer The Iconfactory. Those last three companies all make software that integrates directly with Twitter.

  • News: iPhone 5 rumor roll-up for the week ending July 15

    July is half over and still no sign of The Next iPhone.

  • News: Apple preps for third-quarter earnings call next Tuesday

    It comes but four times a year: Apple's quarterly earnings financial conference call. While Apple chief operating officer Tim Cook and chief financial officer Peter Oppenheimer will take to the phone on Tuesday, July 19 to serenade analysts and reporters to the sweet sounds of the company's balance sheet, those same analysts and reporters will be parsing every word for even the slightest clue to Apple's future plans and intentions.

  • News: Virgin Media unveils TiVo iPhone app

    Virgin Media has launched an iPhone app for its TiVo TV-on-demand service that allows smartphone users to set programmes to record from their handset.

  • News: Oracle wants to grill Google's Page in Android suit

    Oracle wants to put Google CEO Larry Page on the hot seat in the companies' intellectual property lawsuit over the Android mobile operating system, according to a court filing made late Thursday by the companies.

  • Video: Ballmer jokes about the slow growth of Windows Phone 7

    Plus, Assange fights his extradition, one of China's fastest supercomputers goes online, Netflix slaps its users with a big price hike, Verizon Wireless opens a new LTE innovation center, Telehealth now allows patients to talk to their doctors via webcams and finally students compete for the Microsoft Imagine Cup.

  • News: Google: 130 million devices worldwide run Android

    Google has revealed there 130 million devices running its Android platform around the world.

  • News: Flaw in Vodafone Sure Signal device lets hackers listen to calls

    A security flaw with Vodafone's Sure Signal Femtocells, which are designed to boost 3G signals in the home, that would allow hackers to listen to phone calls, has been identified.

  • News: Apple offers App Store seven-day refund policy for Taiwan

    Apple has amended its App Store policy in Taiwan, allowing customers to receive a refund within seven days of buying a product after a demand by Taipei's city government.

  • News: Apple bumps up UK App prices- updated

    Ripoff Britain or exchange rate rebalancing act? Developers were unaware of impending price hike.

  • News: Spotify sets playlist for US listeners

    Spotify, launched in Sweden in 2008 by Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon, is available from today in the US.

  • News: Patents give glimpse of rumoured iOS5 voice control system

    New published patents give a glimpse of how rumoured voice control system in iOS5 could work

  • News: China Unicom to release new smartphone line this month

    China Unicom's new smartphone line, which is set to rival Apple's iPhone and Android handsets in China, will go on sale in the country later this month, according to a company spokesman.

  • News: Mobile changing the way enterprises buy technology

    Mobile devices and applications are streaming into enterprises, changing the way IT departments buy technology and relate to other employees, three vendor executives said this week at the MobileBeat conference in San Francisco.

  • News: Aussies less informed about mobile caps than those in UK, US

    The complexity of mobile phone cap plans is making Australian consumers less informed than their UK and US counterparts when it comes to per minute pricing information, a new study has revealed.

  • News: Apple announces App Store Volume Purchase for Business

    The App Store makes downloading and installing software for iOS devices easy--for consumers. But what about if you're running a business and you want to get apps for all of your employees? For those cases, Apple has announced the App Store Volume Purchase for Business Program, which offers to businesses the same capabilities that the company made available to educational institutions last year.

  • News: Job ad prompts iPhone 5 early launch chatter

    A job ad for iPhone sales specialists has stoked rumours of an early launch for the iPhone 5.

  • News: iOS Accessory Roundup: Everything is everything

    Another week, another round of iOS accessories that prove the versatility of your iPhone, iPod, and iPad. If you believe the hype, music, golf, driving, and even your health can all be improved with the right add-on. Read on for all the details and decide for yourself.

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