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Child-friendly LeapPad2 tablet now available for $99.99

Briefly: Opera, Adobe Reader, Fandango updates

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Opera announced an update today that brings new feature enhancements for both Windows and Mac users. The update to Opera 12.10 brings compatibility with the Retina displays seen on newer Mac notebooks, as well as basic touch support for Windows 8 devices. It also, brings WebSocket API support and built-in...
Briefly: Opera, Adobe Reader, Fandango updates

Reading between the lines: Office on iPad, Windows Phone upgrades

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Two Microsoft officials gave some very carefully worded answers to questions about Office on iPad and Windows Phone ‘Apollo’ compatibility at industry events this week....
Reading between the lines: Office on iPad, Windows Phone upgrades

Cloudscaling Opens Google Compute Engine APIs To OpenStack, Provides Alternative To Amazon Web Services

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Cloudscaling has opened up the Google Compute Engine (GCE) APIs to OpenStack, allowing customers that use the open, federated cloud to access Google’s vast infrastructure. Cloudscaling, a San Francisco startup, is one of the pioneers in building open, distributed clouds that  in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) style. The company...
Cloudscaling Opens Google Compute Engine APIs To OpenStack, Provides Alternative To Amazon Web Services
Apple’s next iPhone will have a 4-inch display, WSJ says

Apple Posts New iPhone TV Ad 'Music Every Day'

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Apple started running a new iPhone ad this evening called 'Music Every Day', the second in a series that launched last month with a spot entitled 'Photos Every Day'. Both ads in the campaign focus on people actually using the phone, rather than just the phone itself. Every day, more...
Apple Posts New iPhone TV Ad 'Music Every Day'

Adobe Revel gets Android importer

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Adobe gifts Revel with minimal Android compatibility. [Read more]...
Adobe Revel gets Android importer

Apple updates GarageBand, iPhoto for Mac and Works, iLife, Find, Remote apps for iOS

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Apple has updated GarageBand and iPhoto for Mac to update compatibility with new iOS versions while adding new feature and fixing bugs. A variety of iOS apps have also been updated for the Retina Display of the new iPad....
Apple updates GarageBand, iPhoto for Mac and Works, iLife, Find, Remote apps for iOS
Film preservation and the impermanence of the digital medium

Verizon Windows Phone 8X may have passed through the FCC

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Now, we don't know for sure what the PM23100 that just made its way through the FCC is, but we'd put pretty good odds on it being Verizon's Windows Phone 8X. Only a couple of hours after what appears to be the AT&T-bound 8X was given the thumbs up...
Verizon Windows Phone 8X may have passed through the FCC

Distro Issue 68: PC game designers and the quest for compatibility

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Well friends, the week's end brings with it an issue of our tablet mag that's hot off the digital presses. PC gaming nabs the cover story this time out as we take a look at the task of insuring compatibility across a set of devices that adds customized models...
Distro Issue 68: PC game designers and the quest for compatibility

3rd Generation iPad Reviews: Retina Display Looks Great and LTE Speeds Impressive

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The embargo has lifted on the reviews for the 3rd Generation iPad, and they are starting to trickle out. Here is a summary of some of the prominent reviews: Macworld Video Review - Text in most apps will automatically take advantage of Retina display, though with some exceptions (Kindle App)...
3rd Generation iPad Reviews: Retina Display Looks Great and LTE Speeds Impressive
Furby returns in September with iPad compatibility and LCD eyes

PSA: Can your machine run Mountain Lion?

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Ah, compatibility, she can be a cruel mistress, prone to leaving your favorite devices out in the cold and your wallet a few bills lighter. Apple's latest OS update, Mountain Lion, is no different. OS X 10.8 won't run on just any Mac, so, the question is, will it...
PSA: Can your machine run Mountain Lion?
Apple issues OS X 10.8.4 update, includes iMessage and FaceTime fixes

Oracle and HP in court over chip

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Oracle violated its contract with Hewlett-Packard over compatibility between its database software and HP servers, HP's lawyer says in court....
Oracle and HP in court over chip

Apple updates Pages, Keynote and Numbers iOS apps, brings increased compatibility with iWork and Office

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Still toying with that new Gmail for iOS update? Sure you are. Meanwhile, Apple's updated a trio of its own apps -- Pages, Keynote and Numbers all saw refreshes today, which the company says will make "working with others and sharing documents easier through increased compatibility with iWork for...
Apple updates Pages, Keynote and Numbers iOS apps, brings increased compatibility with iWork and Office

iPhone 5, new iPod, may leave some cars in the dust

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Apples announced its Lightning connector for the iPhone 5 and iPod today, but its compatibility with existing cars is far from assured. [Read more]...
iPhone 5, new iPod, may leave some cars in the dust

Buddy Media Acquires Social Ad-Buying Tool Brighter Option To Sync Paid and Owned Marketing

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Brands are buying more social advertising, and increasingly those ads build off of published content like Sponsored Stories and Promoted Tweets. To absorb this spend, social marketing platform Buddy Media has acquired and integrated the tech and team of Facebook ad-buying tool Brighter Option. Buddy Media started as social publishing...
Buddy Media Acquires Social Ad-Buying Tool Brighter Option To Sync Paid and Owned Marketing

MyPref remembers specific things you like, and tells you where to find them

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So you’re visiting a new mall — what if you could just glance at one app to see if your favorite stores, or those jeans you’ve been dying to buy, are nearby? MyPref, an iPhone app that remembers products and brands that you like, aims to do just that....
MyPref remembers specific things you like, and tells you where to find them

Apple Hands Out Refunds To Disappointed Australian iPad Customers (AAPL)

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Apple is offering refunds on iPads in Australia following what was determined to be "misleading" advertising, reports ABC News. Apple got into some hot water with Australian officials over the new iPad's compatibility with the country's 4G network -- despite Apple implying the device is compatible, the Australia Competition and...
Apple Hands Out Refunds To Disappointed Australian iPad Customers (AAPL)

Nintendo makes Wii Mini official: exclusive to Canada, launches December 7th for $100

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That was quick -- scarcely two hours after Best Buy spoiled the party, Nintendo is launching the Wii Mini. The console is a Canada-exclusive and cuts out both GameCube compatibility and, more importantly, internet access. Gamers in the Great White North can pick one up on December 7th for...
Nintendo makes Wii Mini official: exclusive to Canada, launches December 7th for $100
Sparrow for iPhone gets ability to open links in Chrome

Everything The Next BlackBerrys Need If RIM Wants To Beat The iPhone (Or At Least Match It) (RIMM)

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RIM will completely revamp its BlackBerry line later this year with a new operating system called BlackBerry 10.  We already got a sneak peek at some of the features a few weeks ago, but it's obvious the software is still in the very early stages right now. RIM is essentially...
Everything The Next BlackBerrys Need If RIM Wants To Beat The iPhone (Or At Least Match It) (RIMM)

FileMaker Pro 12 Adds New 'Starter Solutions' and Broadens iOS Integration

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Apple subsidiary FileMaker today announced the launch of its new lineup of FileMaker 12 database applications, launching new themes and "Starter Solutions" to help users get up and running, as well as significantly enhancing integration with iOS devices."Databases only boost productivity if people genuinely enjoy using them," said Ryan Rosenberg,...
FileMaker Pro 12 Adds New 'Starter Solutions' and Broadens iOS Integration

BlackBerry PlayBook Update Adds Improved Android Compatibility

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The RIM PlayBook by just received a developers update that adds some interesting new Android functionality to RIM’s tablet. This new version now supports Android apps running in their own windows, improving compatibility with the general Android app universe. From Crackberry: Improved HTML5 support Portrait support for Email, Calendar and...
BlackBerry PlayBook Update Adds Improved Android Compatibility

Apple updates iWork for iOS and Mac, brings tighter integration with Microsoft products

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Apple on Tuesday refreshed the iOS versions of its productivity suite, with Pages, Numbers and Keynote, all of which boast improved compatibility with their Windows counterparts....
Apple updates iWork for iOS and Mac, brings tighter integration with Microsoft products
Leaked: If This New BlackBerry Is Real, It's Going To Be A Beast (RIMM)

Briefly: PlayBook beta, Technicolor, The Bard's Tale

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Research in Motion (RIM) has released a PlayBook beta for developers. Version 2.1.0 is available to download now. While the BB10 operating system is expected for the PlayBook, RIM promises compatibility for applications developed for the new OS beta release will function in BB10. Improvements have been made in the...
Briefly: PlayBook beta, Technicolor, The Bard's Tale

Windows Phone Dev Centre will now allow multiple XAPs for the same Windows Phone 7 and 8 app

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Here is an interesting development for Windows Phone Developers. The latest improvements to the Windows Phone Dev Centre allows developers to basically publish two different apps for Windows Phone 7 and Windows Phone 8 under the same name, with different app descriptions and screen shots. This allows developers to...
Windows Phone Dev Centre will now allow multiple XAPs for the same Windows Phone 7 and 8 app
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