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Join Us Live At 1PM Eastern/10AM Pacific For Apple's iPhone Announcement

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We, like most of the Internet, are waiting for Apple’s annual iPhone launch event where we expect to meet the new LTE iPhone 5, a new dock connector, and, if the rumors are true, a few new iPods. The scene you see above is a scrum of TV journalists and...
Join Us Live At 1PM Eastern/10AM Pacific For Apple's iPhone Announcement

Patent office tentatively invalidates Apple's rubber-banding patent used in Samsung trial

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The United States Patent and Trademark Office has good news for Samsung, and Samsung has already shared it with Judge Koh in a late-night filing. In a non-final Office action the USPTO has declared all 20 claims of Apple's rubber-banding patent (U.S. Patent No, 7,469,381 invalid, including claim 19, which Apple...
Patent office tentatively invalidates Apple's rubber-banding patent used in Samsung trial

Is Windows Phone 8 popping up on a WP7 App?

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The "I'm a WP7" app is now showing records of both Windows Phone 8 Apollo (build 8.0.9662.0) and Windows 8 Desktop Jupiter (6.2.8288.0) emulators. It seems to tie in with rumors that software testing for the mobile OS was ramped up on March 30th in anticipation for release later...
Is Windows Phone 8 popping up on a WP7 App?

Apple Store down in anticipation of iPad Mini event

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The store will likely go back online after Apple is done unveiling its new products. [Read more]...
Apple Store down in anticipation of iPad Mini event

Samsung Galaxy Note II to land 'by mid-November' on all major US carriers

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We'd say the wait is nearly over, but that wouldn't be telling the whole truth. Inching ever closer to a hard launch date, Samsung's Galaxy Note II is now poised to hit stateside on Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and US Cellular "by mid-November." If you're seeking anything more specific...
Samsung Galaxy Note II to land 'by mid-November' on all major US carriers

3 things any company can learn from Apple

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Yes, Apple is special. And no, not every company should emulate it. But here are key elements in its playbook other companies absolutely should adopt. FORTUNE -- The latest installment of Applemania debuts this Wednesday, when Apple is expect to unveil another wonders of consumer gadgetry. The Apple-obsessed world expects...
3 things any company can learn from Apple
Samsung's Galaxy S III steals smartphone crown from iPhone

What's Behind the Drop in Kindle Fire Shipments?

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Once hailed as the first true rival to the iPad, Amazon’s Kindle Fire no longer seems to be much of a threat to Apple’s tablet. The Fire had no impact on Apple’s March quarter iPad sales. Indeed, during the company’s second-quarter earnings call, CFO Peter Oppenheimer said Apple is selling...
What's Behind the Drop in Kindle Fire Shipments?
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India tipped to overtake the US to become the world’s biggest Facebook market by 2015

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It has just seen Brazil overtake it to become Facebook’s largest overseas market, but India is being tipped to overtake the US and the Latin American country to become the planet’s largest collection of Facebook users by 2015. India currently has 57 million registered Facebook members, putting it some distance...
India tipped to overtake the US to become the world’s biggest Facebook market by 2015

Apple's Market Capitalization Hits $500 Billion, Stock Up 34% in 2012

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Apple's stock has hit yet another psychological milestone today, pressing through to reach $500 billion in market capitalization. Apple passed the milestone in after-hours trading yesterday, but has just now passed it in regular trading as the trading day opens. At the end of January, we noted that Apple had...
Apple's Market Capitalization Hits $500 Billion, Stock Up 34% in 2012
Earth stands still to watch Mars landing

IDC: Android and iOS now accounting for more than 80% of smartphone shipments

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Android and Apple’s iOS continue to dominate the global smartphone industry, according to new data from research firm IDC, which concludes that the two platforms combined accounted for 82 percent of all smartphone shipments during the first quarter of 2012. The report, which follows the firm’s breakdown of the industry by...
IDC: Android and iOS now accounting for more than 80% of smartphone shipments

iPhone orders 'significantly' reduced as Apple begins prepping for next-gen model

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Apple has begun drawing down build plans for its current iPhone models, as sales begin to ease in anticipation of a new sixth-generation model expected to launch later this year....
iPhone orders 'significantly' reduced as Apple begins prepping for next-gen model

In Facebook IPO, Frenzy, Skepticism

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Facebook's coming IPO has set off a frenzy of anticipation among investors desperate to get their hands on the stock. The social network raised its price range to $34 to $38 a share, resulting in a target valuation of up to $104 billion....
In Facebook IPO, Frenzy, Skepticism

The Apple Store Is Down!

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The Apple online store is down in anticipation of today's huge iPhone 5 event. The "We'll be back." sign is currently flashing in multiple different languages.  After Tim Cook's keynote speech today the store will be updated with new Apple goodies. Don't Miss: GET STOKED: It's iPhone 5 Day!  Please follow...
The Apple Store Is Down!

What is the next industry Apple can disrupt? Banking!

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While anticipation grows for a possible Apple television launch at some point, the company may want to think about diversifying into banking. A new survey of 5,092 respondents in the U.K. and the U.S. from marketing and research consultancy KAE found that one in 10 people would consider banking with Apple, and...
What is the next industry Apple can disrupt? Banking!

California Theatre Decorated In Anticipation of Apple's Media Event

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Techie Buzz posts a gallery of photos from the California Theatre in San Jose where Apple will be hosting their Media Event. The choice of the California Theatre is a bit unusual for Apple. According to Mercury News, Apple last used this venue to introduce new iPod products back...
California Theatre Decorated In Anticipation of Apple's Media Event

Roccat unveils Savu hybrid gaming mouse ready for CeBIT

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In the increasingly complex world of gaming mice, we'd be happy with one that doesn't scrape the paint from the top of our desk. Still, if your ambitions are a little loftier, Roccat's unveiled the Savu gaming mouse in anticipation for its big day out at CeBIT. Named after...
Roccat unveils Savu hybrid gaming mouse ready for CeBIT

Everything that Apple announced today at WWDC

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Today at the WWDC event Apple released a slew of announcements, covering a wide range of products. This post is a compendium of what they released, and promised to release today. For convenice, the order of this post mirrors the order of Apple’s event. The event was packed, as always,...
Everything that Apple announced today at WWDC
Asus Transformer AIO is equal parts PC and tablet

This blogpost will cause lasting damage to children's brains | Dean Burnett

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Susan Greenfield has warned of the danger to children presented by the internet, video games and online porn, but that's nothing compared with the threat posed by this blogpostBaroness Susan Greenfield has yet again been warning of the dangers posed to children by some form of electronic media, this time...
This blogpost will cause lasting damage to children's brains | Dean Burnett

Japan’s smartphone revolution continues, with shipments tipped to grow 55% in 2012

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The growth of Japan’s smartphone market is set to continue at pace, after research firm IDC predicted that smartphone shipments to the country will increase by 55 percent this year. The figures — via Tokyo Times – estimate that the country will bring in 31.13 million devices in 2012, with...
Japan’s smartphone revolution continues, with shipments tipped to grow 55% in 2012

Acer Iconia A510 Olympic Tab to launch in UK next month

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Acer has been known to celebrate the Olympic Games with special-edition tech, so we weren't exactly surprised when the company launched a festive version of the Iconia Tab A510 this April in anticipation of the Summer Games in London. Now that the event is just two months away, the...
Acer Iconia A510 Olympic Tab to launch in UK next month

OH, PLEASE, NO: This Guy Wants To Bet His Daughter's College Fund On The Facebook IPO

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With the Facebook IPO only days away from pricing, anticipation is building. And some otherwise smart people are going insane. Shayndi Rice and Joe Light of the Wall Street Journal are tracking a few people who are hoping to get in on the action. One of them, who runs a...
OH, PLEASE, NO: This Guy Wants To Bet His Daughter's College Fund On The Facebook IPO

Apple Stock Sinks as Profits and Products Are Questioned

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Shares have dropped 20 percent since their September peak. Some investors may be selling in anticipation of higher capital gains taxes....
Apple Stock Sinks as Profits and Products Are Questioned
Vodafone nano-SIMs in stock ahead of tomorrow's iPhone launch

Foursquare teases a giant mobile app remake, mayors quiver in anticipation

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Foursquare has been steadily adding to its mobile app since its check-in service took off. A major remake hasn't been in the cards, however, until now. The company is teasing a major update this week that will reflect Foursquare's shift from simply broadcasting your coffee shop invasions to recommending...
Foursquare teases a giant mobile app remake, mayors quiver in anticipation

Me.ga Hackers: We're Real Pirates & We'll Sell Dotcom's Domain To Universal

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On January 20, 2013 Kim Dotcom is set to launch the successor to Megaupload, along with a promise for it to be bigger and better than before. In anticipation of opposition, Dotcom previously revealed that the site would use encryption to boost the site’s safe harbor protections. Furthermore, it would...
Me.ga Hackers: We're Real Pirates & We'll Sell Dotcom's Domain To Universal

Microsoft SkyDrive impressions: a look at features and functionality

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You may remember a certain, somewhat anticipated cloud service finally coming in to land in recent days. That wasn't the only news in nebular computing last week, however: perhaps in anticipation of Google's long-rumored Drive service, Microsoft made some updates to the Windows Phone app for its own offering,...
Microsoft SkyDrive impressions: a look at features and functionality
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