april 29

april 29

Marketwire Is Now Marketwired, Poaches Yahoo's Big Data VP As New EVP Of Product

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Marketwire, a company best known for its newswire and press release distribution, is today upping its game in another part of its business, the currently-hot areas of social analytics and big data. From today, it is rebranding as Marketwired, and it is naming a new EVP for product and technology...
Marketwire Is Now Marketwired, Poaches Yahoo's Big Data VP As New EVP Of Product

Android This Week: Skyfire Drops BlackBerry; Droid Incredible Emerges; Nexus One Turns Profit for Google

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Android is fast becoming the smartphone platform du jour, as mobile browser Skyfire’s decision this week to drop development of its browser for the BlackBerry to concentrate on Android makes clear. As to why, Skyfire’s reasoning, as laid out on its blog, sums it up best: We see Android as...
Android This Week: Skyfire Drops BlackBerry; Droid Incredible Emerges; Nexus One Turns Profit for Google

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RUMOR: Intel's New Ivy Bridge Processors Will Be Announced April 23 (INTC, AAPL)

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A rumor indicates that Intel's next-generation Ivy Bridge processors will be announced on April 23, reports Apple Insider. This lines up with previous speculation that the processors would be released in late April to begin appearing in computers by April 29. It's going to be very interesting to see if...
RUMOR: Intel's New Ivy Bridge Processors Will Be Announced April 23 (INTC, AAPL)

To small carriers the iPhone is about prestige, not activations

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Cellcom CEO Pat Riordan won’t tell you how many iPhones the small Wisconsin operator has sold since it began offering the device on April 29. He will say that the iPhone broke all of Cellcom’s single-day sales records. He will say that iPhone customers sign up for pricier voice and...
To small carriers the iPhone is about prestige, not activations

Fly Your Flag -- Let's See Some European Country Pavilions At Disrupt In New York

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This year we want to make it very, very obvious that TechCrunch events are open to all. In the past we’ve had startups appear from everywhere from Tokyo to Russia to Ghana, Africa. And this year we want to see a great turn-out from Europe, so we’re specifically inviting...
Fly Your Flag -- Let's See Some European Country Pavilions At Disrupt In New York

Your Skype Account Can Be Easily Hijacked, Says A Guy Who Was Hacked Six Times In One Day (MSFT)

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It is painfully easy for hackers to hijack your Skype account and then use it to spam your Skype contacts, says a guy who had his Skype account stolen six times in one day. Over the weekend, "Dylan," aka @TibitXimer on Twitter, a self-proclaimed security researcher/hacker, contacted Skype when he...
Your Skype Account Can Be Easily Hijacked, Says A Guy Who Was Hacked Six Times In One Day (MSFT)

Leaks back Intel Ivy Bridge on April 29, few ultrabook chips

www.electronista.com
Frequent rumors of Intel's Ivy Bridge having a late April, staggered launch were supported by leaks later on Tuesday. A dozen processors would be on sale April 29, CPU-World heard, focusing mostly on desktop chips ranging from a quad 3.1GHz Core i5 to a 3.5GHz Core i7. Just three notebook...
Leaks back Intel Ivy Bridge on April 29, few ultrabook chips
LG Optimus F5 mid-range LTE smartphone hits France April 29, global dispersion to follow

Ivy Bridge Quad-Core Desktop and Mobile Processors Reportedly Launching on April 29

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CPU World reports that Intel will be introducing a number of its new Ivy Bridge processors for desktop and mobile systems during the week of April 22-28, with availability set for April 29. The date had previously been cited as the launch for quad-core desktop chips, but the latest rumors...
Ivy Bridge Quad-Core Desktop and Mobile Processors Reportedly Launching on April 29

LG's mid-range 4G Optimus F5 smartphone launches globally, first stop France

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LG is preparing to release the first device out of its new mid-range 4G Optimus F series worldwide, after it announced that the Optimus F5 has launched in Europe. France is the first rollout from today — April 29 — with the device set to launch in South and Central America, Asia...
LG's mid-range 4G Optimus F5 smartphone launches globally, first stop France
Samsung Galaxy S4 Launch Delayed At Sprint And T-Mobile (S, DT)

Chat apps have overtaken SMS by message volume, but how big a disaster is that for carriers?

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There’s a reason why mobile carriers are scared of third-party messaging apps such as WhatsApp, and here it is: people are now sending more messages over these services than they are text messages. We now know this for a fact, courtesy of analysts at Informa. As Europe’s digital chief, Neelie...
Chat apps have overtaken SMS by message volume, but how big a disaster is that for carriers?
Pickup in iOS 7 Web traffic titillates Apple-watchers

REPORT: Macs With Intel's Fancy New Processors Coming Next Month (AAPL)

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Intel's new Ivy Bridge processors will likely make their way into the newest generation of Macs due out next month, reports CPU World. Both the mobile and desktop chips will launch between April 22-28 to be available in your Mac by April 29. No word on if this has...
REPORT: Macs With Intel's Fancy New Processors Coming Next Month (AAPL)

Online sales of T-Mobile's Galaxy S 4 delayed, set for April 29th

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It's been a long wait for folks hoping to get their mitts on Samsung's Galaxy S 4, but those angling to snag the device from Magenta's online store will have to wait a tad longer than tomorrow. The Uncarrier sent word tonight that the handset won't be available online...
Online sales of T-Mobile's Galaxy S 4 delayed, set for April 29th

Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

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The AppCircus at BlackBerry 10 Jam is an app competition powered by AppCircus that will take place during the BlackBerry 10 Jam conference May 1–3, in Orlando, Fla. Don’t wait and don’t hesitate! The competition is open to all developers who are developing or have developed a BlackBerry® WebWorks™/HTML5, Adobe®...
Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

Samsung confirms limited supply of Galaxy S4, cites 'overwhelming global demand'

www.computerworld.com
Overwhelming global demand may limit initial supplies of the Galaxy S4 smartphone, Samsung said Wednesday, while both Sprint and T-Mobile USA confirmed there would be delays. T-Mobile said the GS4 was scheduled to go on sale online at its website Wednesday, but that online sales will be delayed for possibly...
Samsung confirms limited supply of Galaxy S4, cites 'overwhelming global demand'

Updated MacBook Pro to See Significant Performance Boost with Ivy Bridge

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Amid swirling rumors of an imminent update for the 15-inch MacBook Pro driven by a claimed April 29 launch date for Intel's quad-core mobile Ivy Bridge processors, CPU World reports that benchmarking of one of the chips likely to appear in the new MacBook Pro shows fairly significant improvements in...
Updated MacBook Pro to See Significant Performance Boost with Ivy Bridge

T-Mobile nabs BlackBerry Q10 for business customers

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Starting April 29, business customers from T-Mobile can register for the keyboard-equipped, BlackBerry Q10. [Read more]...
T-Mobile nabs BlackBerry Q10 for business customers
Chips say a thinner, lighter Macbook Pro is coming

Apple to hand out 150 free WWDC tickets to budding young developers

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Good news for students interested in developing for iOS or OS X: Apple is awarding 150 scholarships to those who want to attend WWDC 2013 to benefit from the conference's many workshops. On its site, Apple states that it wants to “reward creative, talented, and outstanding student developers” by...
Apple to hand out 150 free WWDC tickets to budding young developers

Samsung Galaxy S 4 has one missing feature: Available inventory at Sprint, T-Mobile

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Reviews of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone indicate this new handset is packed with functions, but there’s a key one missing: Actual phones for two U.S. carriers. On Wednesday, both Sprint and T-Mobile announced availability delays for Samsung’s new flagship phone, which was expected to arrive in stores before...
Samsung Galaxy S 4 has one missing feature: Available inventory at Sprint, T-Mobile

Droid Incredible Hits Verizon on April 29 - http://bit.ly/aH0Bw4

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Droid Incredible Hits Verizon on April 29 - http://bit.ly/aH0Bw4
Twitter Is Testing Out Its Official Google Glass App In The Wild

Google appeals dismissal of Motorola's ITC complaint against Apple to the Federal Circuit

www.fosspatents.com
If you spend $12.5 billion on an acquisition mostly positioned as a patent deal and the patents you have in your books at a value of $5.5 billion fail to give you leverage in litigation corresponding to even 1% of their book value, you might as well spend a few million dollars...
Google appeals dismissal of Motorola's ITC complaint against Apple to the Federal Circuit

Samsung agrees with Apple that Judge Koh's appeal-before-retrial plan doesn't work

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A week after Judge Lucy Koh ordered further briefing and scheduled a case management conference for April 29, Apple and Samsung made certain filings late on Tuesday. I have previously discussed the issues involved and will focus in this post on two things that Samsung said and on how Apple defends...
Samsung agrees with Apple that Judge Koh's appeal-before-retrial plan doesn't work

Marketing Day: April 29, 2013

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Here’s our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Google Now Arrives For iOS, Expands “Predictive Search” To iPhone & iPad Users Google’s “predictive search”... Please visit Marketing Land for the full article....
Marketing Day: April 29, 2013

Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

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The AppCircus at BlackBerry 10 Jam is an app competition powered by AppCircus that will take place during the BlackBerry 10 Jam conference May 1–3, in Orlando, Fla. Don’t wait and don’t hesitate! The competition is open to all developers who are developing or have developed a BlackBerry® WebWorks™/HTML5, Adobe®...
Sponsor post: Be the first to develop an app for BlackBerry® 10!

Google Releases API for Energy Tool PowerMeter

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Another small step for empowered and open access to energy data. Search engine giant Google announced on Wednesday that it has released the API (application programming interface) for its energy tool PowerMeter. Opening up the API means that gadget makers can now freely integrate with PowerMeter — previously Google had...
Google Releases API for Energy Tool PowerMeter
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