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When Cell Phone Chips Rule Data Centers

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ARM, which has previously designed low-power semiconductors primarily for cell phones, is increasingly working in computer servers. A design announcement this week is aimed at powerful cell phones, servers, networking equipment, even washing machines. "All of our chips are going to end up in $20 phones," says ARM's CEO....
When Cell Phone Chips Rule Data Centers

SPIDERSS For Android: Browser, RSS Reader And Social Network Update Aggregator In One

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Tokyo-based jig.jp has been developing mobile browsers since 2003, claiming its “jig browser (which was downloaded over 4 million times so far) is the world’s first Java-based browser that made it possible to view PC sites on cell phones. And now the company has released an ambitious Android app called...
SPIDERSS For Android: Browser, RSS Reader And Social Network Update Aggregator In One

Nokia's New Lumia 920 Selling Well; Germans Especially Gung Ho

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Looks like Nokia may have found a sweet spot in the smartphone market with its latest Lumia 920 handset. Early indications are that the 920 is selling well. It’s already cracked Amazon’s list of the top 10 best selling cell phones with service plans; it’s ranked ninth as I write...
Nokia's New Lumia 920 Selling Well; Germans Especially Gung Ho

Almost 20% of 3rd Graders Have Cell Phones

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Almost 20% of 3rd Graders Have Cell Phones

In a blow to Android, judge says Moto patents can't get injunctions

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flickr / Tsahi Levent-Levi The Seattle federal judge who recently oversaw a two-week trial between Microsoft and Motorola over standards-based patents handed down a key order today, finding that Motorola won't be able to use its patents to get an injunction against Microsoft. That means that while Motorola might...
In a blow to Android, judge says Moto patents can't get injunctions
AT&T driver safety app will let parents turn off calls and messaging remotely, track teenage drivers

The Real Issue: How Do I Get A High Tech Crime Team To Find My Lost Phone?

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In all the coverage, noise, commentary and debate over the search warrant issued in connection with Gizmodo’s story about the iPhone 4, the key issue to me is simple: why is this being investigated by a high tech crime team? Scenario: I lose my iPhone after drinking at a bar....
The Real Issue: How Do I Get A High Tech Crime Team To Find My Lost Phone?

82% of Teens Watch TV Online. 48% Watch TV on Cell Phones. http://bit.ly/c44S2m (new post)

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82% of Teens Watch TV Online. 48% Watch TV on Cell Phones. http://bit.ly/c44S2m (new post)
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The best places to buy your cell phone: Apple and Costco

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Apple’s University Village store in Seattle These two retail experiences couldn’t be anymore different. Apple stores are sleek, cool minimalist environments, typically tucked in high-traffic urban shopping centers. Costco, on the other hand, is a no-frills big box that packs thousands of products to the ceilings in its suburban locations....
The best places to buy your cell phone: Apple and Costco

Link between cell phones and cancer may be unjustified

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A new U.K. science review says not to worry about brain tumors while chatting on mobile phones because "evidence overall has not demonstrated any adverse effects on human health." [Read more]...
Link between cell phones and cancer may be unjustified
Visualizing the evolution of cell phones over the past 25 years [video]

Time For Universal Data Plans?

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theodp writes "Between multiple cell phones and their add-ons, high-speed Internet connections, and digital TV subscriptions, most households are paying for data delivery at least three times over, often paying the same provider twice. It's time for a universal data plan, [Cnet columnist Molly] Wood declares: 'I want to pay...
Time For Universal Data Plans?

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Because It's Standard

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Case studies are true stories that teach lessons. And one of the great lessons I got in my career was care of a lawyer named Morty. This is a reblog of a post I wrote in Feb 2007. I thought about it last week in an email discussion with a...
Because It's Standard

iGroups: Apple Files Patent for Location-Based Social Networking App

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Based on a patent filing that was published by the USPTO today, Apple could soon enter the location-based social networking market. The patent, which was filed in September 2008, describes a scenario where a group of users with mobile devices like the iPhone come together at an event like a...
iGroups: Apple Files Patent for Location-Based Social Networking App

Switched On: The fit and the pendulum

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Each week Ross Rubin contributes Switched On, a column about consumer technology. In the pre-smartphone era, the industry focused on making cell phones smaller. In the 2001 movie Zoolander, the title character played by Ben Stiller uses a humorously diminutive flip phone closer to the size of a Bluetooth headset...
Switched On: The fit and the pendulum

Cell phones are replacing pagers in pediatric hospitals

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Many physicians and residents are using their own cell phones to page colleagues, raising privacy concerns. [Read more]...
Cell phones are replacing pagers in pediatric hospitals

Pew: 17% Of U.S. Cell Phone Users Now Mostly Use Their Phones To Go Online

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For most of us, our cell phones are now a convenient way to get online while we’re on the go (or on the couch). According to a new report by the Pew Internet & American Life project, however, 17% of U.S. adult cell phone owners now mostly go online using...
Pew: 17% Of U.S. Cell Phone Users Now Mostly Use Their Phones To Go Online

Chinese Man Kills Vendor After Realizing He Was Sold A Fake iPhone

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[This story posted on QQ was translated by ChinaHush.] February 28, at noon, a murder happened near the 27 Plaza in Zhengzhou city.  Two hours later, the police arrested the suspect Mr. Feng.  Reporter learned from the police station, 29-year-old Feng had bought a fake Apple IPhone from a...
Chinese Man Kills Vendor After Realizing He Was Sold A Fake iPhone

The bus rider who jams yappers' cell phones

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A man who regularly rides Philadelphia's buses, admits he jams all cell phones so that he can get peace and quiet on the ride. He claims he is talking the law into his own hands. [Read more]...
The bus rider who jams yappers' cell phones

It’s Official: Samsung Galaxy Note Launches Feb 19 on AT&T for $299

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Samsung and AT&T made the release date and pricing for the Samsung Galaxy Note official today. The leaked roadmap from last week was almost right. Consumers get to scoop up the Note on February 19th, not the 18th. One extra day to wait. Unless you pre-order. Customers that do so...
It’s Official: Samsung Galaxy Note Launches Feb 19 on AT&T for $299

CONFIRMED: Mobile Phone Lovers Are Selfish Pigs

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The more you use your mobile phone, the less likely you are to care about other people, new research from University of Maryland has found. And the research isn't just talking about annoying social behavior like texting while on a date, or talking on the phone in a movie...
CONFIRMED: Mobile Phone Lovers Are Selfish Pigs
White House voices support for cellphone unlocking petition in formal response

Chip startup Calxeda raises $55 million for ARM-based servers

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The Austin, Texas, company builds data centers with low-power chips normally found in cell phones. [Read more]...
Chip startup Calxeda raises $55 million for ARM-based servers

For the first time in 14 years, Samsung passes Nokia as top cellphone brand in 2012; Apple in third

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For the first time in 14 years, Samsung will pass Nokia in the global cellphone business (on an annual basis). At the end of 2012, Samsung will seize the mobile handset market’s top rank, while Nokia will drop down to second place. Nokia first grabbed the top spot in overall...
For the first time in 14 years, Samsung passes Nokia as top cellphone brand in 2012; Apple in third

Cell Phones Play Increasing Role Getting US Online

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Half of all adults in the U.S. now use a cell phone to access the Internet and they are turning increasingly to the gadgets as their primary method of going......
Cell Phones Play Increasing Role Getting US Online

Cell Phones Could Sniff Out Deadly Chemicals

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Hugh Pickens writes "Science Daily reports that Homeland Security's Science and Technology Directorate's Cell-All is an initiative to equip cell phones with a sensor capable of detecting deadly chemicals. A chip costing less than a dollar would be embedded in cell phones and programmed to either alert the cell phone...
Cell Phones Could Sniff Out Deadly Chemicals

Self-driving cars will debut at CES from Toyota and Audi

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Move over, big-screen TVs, cell phones, and tablets, because cars might steal the show at next week's International CES. As preparations for the annual electronics show approach their climax here, two of the most awaited announcements aren't from big-name electronics companies but rather auto makers Toyota and Audi. Each...
Self-driving cars will debut at CES from Toyota and Audi

The Ultimate Guide to Productivity: Get 'Er Done With Helpful Hacks and Hints

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Share Our mission here at Switched entails more than simply bringing you the latest tech and social networking news. We don't even stop at just helping you to become a smarter, better consumer of technology. We want to make sure that you use the power we bestow to enhance...
The Ultimate Guide to Productivity: Get 'Er Done With Helpful Hacks and Hints
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