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HTC responds to One S chipping issues: 'providing all customers with an immediate fix'

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Shopkick Redesigns Rewards App to Bridge At-Home Browsing With In-Store Buys

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Today Palo Alto, CA-based shopkick, a mobile rewards and loyalty app for brick-and-mortar retailers, announced a redesign of its app to focus on tying at-home browsing to in-store purchases. The company’s app lets users build up points, or “kicks,” as they shop in over 7,000 partner retailer stores across the U.S., including...
Shopkick Redesigns Rewards App to Bridge At-Home Browsing With In-Store Buys
ARC Squadron raises the bar for quality among iOS games

Kobo touts 'millions' of sales in 2012

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Kobo's starting its post-CES 2013 (the year doesn't really start until after the Consumer Electronic Show, right?) with a little bit of sales-inspired back patting. Apparently the company managed to bring 4 million folks on-board to its e-reading ways over the past six months, bumping up its registered user...
Kobo touts 'millions' of sales in 2012

HTC unveils One S, arrives with dual-core power, engineered metal finish

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HTC's new phone appears to be its middle-weight offering, but it's still with a 4.3 inch Super AMOLED display and a dual-core 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S3 inside set to do the heavy-lifting. Previously known to leak fans as the Ville, HTC's brought Ice Cream Sandwich to the fold, alongside...
HTC unveils One S, arrives with dual-core power, engineered metal finish

iPad could produce the quickest climb to the $1B mark

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Filed under: iPadYesterday, we reported on an incredible statistic: If iPad sales continue at the current rate through the end of June, Apple could realize US$1 billion in revenue. Today, Yankee Group's Carl Howe puts that number into perspective, noting that the iPad "...will likely take the crown for the...
iPad could produce the quickest climb to the $1B mark

Samsung-branded Qi wireless charging pad stops by the FCC for a dismantling

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Samsung may be trying to usurp Qi's wireless-charging dominance, but for the moment it still has to play along with the de-facto industry standard. That's why the company has pushed this Qi-compatible wireless charging plate onto the green baize of the FCC's poker table, likely in preparation for a...
Samsung-branded Qi wireless charging pad stops by the FCC for a dismantling

Sony rep confirms some 2011 Xperia handsets won't be tasting Google's Jelly Bean

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Some of you might be familiar with Sony's earlier struggles to successfully (and in a timely manner) deliver Google's Ice Cream Sandwich to a slew of Xperia handsets. And, as we all know, Android 4.0's no longer the freshest treat around, thus the Walkman maker will now have to...
Sony rep confirms some 2011 Xperia handsets won't be tasting Google's Jelly Bean

HTC One S shows up in Taiwan with 1.7GHz Snapdragon S3, speed lovers wail

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We'd been wondering just where the HTC Ville C would go with its odd mix of a 1.7GHz Snapdragon S3 and the One S' otherwise sleek hardware. Of all places, it's HTC's home turf of Taiwan: although the One S is still branded as the same phone, the usual...
HTC One S shows up in Taiwan with 1.7GHz Snapdragon S3, speed lovers wail

Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad Talk 'Jobs' at Macworld

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Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad kicked off the Macworld/iWorld conference in San Francisco this morning, talking about their new feature film 'Jobs' that premiered at Sundance. Kutcher plays the iconic Jobs, while Gad takes on the role of Steve Wozniak. The Next Web wrote up much of the conversation, including...
Ashton Kutcher and Josh Gad Talk 'Jobs' at Macworld

Facebook releases SDK 3.0 Beta with iOS 6 integration & new iOS Dev Center

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Facebook today announced it is releasing its biggest iOS SDK update yet with the release of SDK 3.0 Beta for iOS, which also includes iOS 6 integration for native Facebook login. It is also rolling out a completely refreshed iOS Dev Center with tutorials, concepts, and reference docs to help iOS app developers...
Facebook releases SDK 3.0 Beta with iOS 6 integration & new iOS Dev Center

Kobo finally starts selling e-readers directly through its website

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Kobo has begun selling its devices directly through its website in the U.S. and Canada instead of making customers in those countries go to third-party retailers, the Toronto-based company announced Tuesday. Kobo makes four devices: The 5-inch Kobo Mini e-reader, for $79.99; the touchscreen Kobo Touch e-reader, for $99.99; the...
Kobo finally starts selling e-readers directly through its website

Android 4.2 shows up in our server logs, shocks no one

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Reports have been circulating that devices running Android 4.2, rumored to be code-named Key Lime Pie (though it's seeming more likely that it will retain the Jelly Bean moniker), have been popping up in server logs and benchmarks across the web. Well, after doing some digging through our own...
Android 4.2 shows up in our server logs, shocks no one

Kobo's upcoming 'Arc' Android tablet's storage size now ranges from 16GB to 64GB

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Rakuten-owned Kobo this morning announced that its brand new 7-inch Android tablets, dubbed the Kobo Arc series, will be available with 16GB, 32GB and 64GB storage options when it starts hitting stores in November. The Kobo Arc will be available for $199.99 (16GB), $249.99 (32GB) and $299.99 (64GB). We’re updating...
Kobo's upcoming 'Arc' Android tablet's storage size now ranges from 16GB to 64GB

New Arc soft keyboard may be coming to Windows Phone 8

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More than a year ago we reported on Microsoft designing a “one handed and next gen soft keyboard” for Windows Phone 8. We now have a picture of the keyboard in question, courtesy of a leaked Microsoft Research presentation. The keyboard is designed for one-handed thumb typing without having...
New Arc soft keyboard may be coming to Windows Phone 8

Kobo Glo and Mini e-readers now available in the UK and Canada

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The Kobo Glo and Kobo Mini e-readers have arrived this week in Canada and the UK, according to the company’s blog. In Canada the two new pieces of hardware are available in Indigo Music & Books, Future Shop and Best Buy, while in the UK they can be bought only...
Kobo Glo and Mini e-readers now available in the UK and Canada
Sony smartphones won't get Jelly Bean until next year
TwelveSouth Updates Their BookArc For The Retina MacBook

HTC One S to join T-Mobile's lineup this April 22nd?

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Does your smartphone bill wave a Magenta flag? If so, then you should circle April 22nd on your calendar because rumor has it that's the hallowed day HTC's One S could touch down. Whispers of that purported launch date recently surfaced over at TmoNews, pegging the carrier's exclusive dual-core...
HTC One S to join T-Mobile's lineup this April 22nd?
Real steel: the broken necks and baby steps of RoboCup 2012
'Batman: Year Zero' author talks about the challenge of rewriting the Dark Knight's origin

Kobo Expands E-Reader Family

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Just hours ahead of today’s Amazon’s event, Kobo revealed its new lineup of e-book readers, which includes a model with a built-in light and a seven-inch Android tablet. Collectively known as the Kobo Family, the Kobo Glo, Kobo Mini, Kobo Arc and Kobo Touch are all expected to be available...
Kobo Expands E-Reader Family
Is Android doomed in the wake of the Apple v. Samsung verdict? Not a chance
Sony's Xperia SX and GX hitting Japan next week

T-Mobile USA gives black HTC One S to hard-working staff, leaves other Americans turning green

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International HTC One S buyers might look at the black version like it's humdrum, but if you're an American who's had no realistic choice but to get the gray T-Mobile edition, black is a rare and coveted thing. T-Mobile knows this all too well, and it's using the micro...
T-Mobile USA gives black HTC One S to hard-working staff, leaves other Americans turning green

Can you handle the truth? Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs movie is going to be a disaster

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Here’s a prediction: Aaron Sorkin’s film adaptation of Walter Isaacson’s Steve Jobs biography is going to be a disaster. It will likely be a good-looking, entertaining disaster, full of fast-talking geniuses who deliciously get their comeuppance at the hand of the even smarter, faster-talking Jobs. When it opens at a...
Can you handle the truth? Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs movie is going to be a disaster

Sony outs Xperia Play ICS beta for unlocked phones, wants to know which games work

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While the promised Sony Xperia Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade rollout is quickly running out of March and into April for all models, the company has just unleashed a new beta version of the upgrade for Xperia Play owners. Following the alpha release in December and a beta update in...
Sony outs Xperia Play ICS beta for unlocked phones, wants to know which games work

Chipworks, iFixit tear down the Galaxy S III for all to see, spot iPhone 4S' camera sensor hanging around

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You've picked up the Galaxy S III. You've grabbed the source code. But you probably like the quad-core monster too much to tear it down, which is why Chipworks and iFixit have taken to disassembling the phone for themselves to look fro any surprises. We certainly knew to expect...
Chipworks, iFixit tear down the Galaxy S III for all to see, spot iPhone 4S' camera sensor hanging around
Sony UK confirms Xperia Arc S and Mini Pro not getting Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
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