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Intel working on ultrabooks and smartphones with built-in wireless charging tech

LG unveils world's smallest wireless charger, preps it for global availability

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LG may have an obsession with hulking smartphones, but it's taken a different tact with its latest wireless charger, which is being hailed as the world's smallest. Christened the WCP-300, the pad juices up Qi-compatible devices such as the Nexus 4 (if you're not in the mood for a...
LG unveils world's smallest wireless charger, preps it for global availability

Google Wants Your Lamp to Tell You How Much Power It's Using

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Google PowerMeter is part of a series of efforts by various large and small companies, including Green Goose and Microsoft, to launch better and smarter home energy monitoring services. Today, Google took the next step in its efforts to make PowerMeter a ubiquitous service by launching an API for PowerMeter...
Google Wants Your Lamp to Tell You How Much Power It's Using

AT&T Launches Enhanced Push-To-Talk Smartphone Trial For Businesses

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Though it may not always seem like it, big wireless carriers are still stuck on the concept of push-to-talk communication. It’s easy to see why — instantaneous communication between multiple people can be a huge benefit in certain lines of work, and and catering to those groups often leads to...
AT&T Launches Enhanced Push-To-Talk Smartphone Trial For Businesses
Fitbit doubles down on mobile health with Zip and One trackers
OnLive Desktop App now available for Android tablets
T-Mobile offers its customers free season-long streaming access to MLB.com
Spotify for iPad now available [video]
AT&T 4G LTE to hit 12 new markets beginning next month
Windows 8.1 to include native Miracast wireless display support and internet sharing

Toshiba tries its hand at home theater audio with the SBX4250 Sound Bar

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Toshiba has long been acquainted with the visual facets of home theater setups, and now the firm is entering the audio side of the equation with the SBX4250 -- the first in a line-up of sound bar speaker systems. Featuring SRS TruSurround HD and accompanied by a wireless subwoofer,...
Toshiba tries its hand at home theater audio with the SBX4250 Sound Bar

HDHomeRun Prime is the first CableCARD tuner to deliver live TV to DLNA Devices

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Our favorite shows, anywhere, that's all we really want. Of course that is asking too much but we'll be closer to the dream now that Silicondust has announced its three tuner HDHomeRun Prime CableCARD is a certified DLNA Digital Media Server (DMS). While the options this opens are seemingly...
HDHomeRun Prime is the first CableCARD tuner to deliver live TV to DLNA Devices

Sky Sports iPad app, Sky Go for iOS and Android refreshed with more content and features

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BSkyB has been busy pushing updates to several of its apps, starting with the Sky Go player. On both iOS and Android, the big new addition is access to Anytime+ video on demand from the Movies and Entertainment category, covering Sky1, Sky Living, Sky Atlantic and Sky Arts 1....
Sky Sports iPad app, Sky Go for iOS and Android refreshed with more content and features

Apple Meeting With Accessory Makers to Promote Lightning Integration

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Next month, Apple will meet with accessory makers in Shenzhen, China to discuss integration of the new Lightning connector in third party products, according to a report from TechCrunch. The MFi Program allows manufacturers to obtain the hardware components necessary to connect iPhones, iPods and iPads to third party docks,...
Apple Meeting With Accessory Makers to Promote Lightning Integration

Google launches Google TV

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From the Official Google blog: Google TV is a new experience for television that combines the TV that you already know with the freedom and power of the Internet. With Google Chrome built in, you can access all of your favorite websites and easily move between television and the...
Google launches Google TV

AT&T MiFi Liberate is an all-day LTE hotspot and media server

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AT&T and Novatel Wireless jointly announced a next-generation mobile hotspot on Thursday: The MiFi 2 will be offered in the future as the AT&T MiFi Liberate. The device differs from older MiFi personal hotspots due to its 2.8-inch touchscreen and up to 11 hours of continuous on a single battery...
AT&T MiFi Liberate is an all-day LTE hotspot and media server

Wi-Fi Alliance announces Miracast wireless display certification program

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The ability to transmit audio-visual content over WiFi is poised to launch a bit of a cable-free revolution in the living room, but before that happens, the Wi-Fi Alliance hopes that manufacturers will rally behind its standard set of technologies known as Miracast -- in the process, burying WiDi...
Wi-Fi Alliance announces Miracast wireless display certification program

AT&T's GoPhone prepaid service can now connect to LTE

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AT&T is no longer saving its sparkly new LTE network for its high-end contract customers. On Friday the company confirmed it is opening up the faster speeds of its LTE and HSPA+ systems to GoPhone prepaid customers. Those high-capacity connections are only available to customers who buy a compatible device...
AT&T's GoPhone prepaid service can now connect to LTE
Panasonic bringing wireless charging stations to Japan's cafés and convenience stores

Apple releases iOS 6

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iOS 6 is upon us. Apple on Wednesday, as promised, released the new version of the operating system that powers the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. You can upgrade to iOS 6 in a couple of ways. Option one is to upgrade from your device itself: Launch the Settings...
Apple releases iOS 6

Cloud-Music Player AudioBox Lands On iPhone

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Following a significant reboot late last year, cloud-music player AudioBox has released a new app for iPhone that lets users stream their cloud-stored music collections on Apple’s device. It supports most of the features found in the startup’s desktop HTML5-based offering, including the ability to access music stored on a...
Cloud-Music Player AudioBox Lands On iPhone

Samsung Galaxy S ICS-like 'value pack' upgrade officially released in Korea

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The so-called Value Pack upgrade that was initially rumored and then later leaked for original Samsung Galaxy S devices after the company announced they would not be upgraded to Ice Cream Sandwich has been officially released, at least in Korea. The official Samsung Tomorrow page has a link to...
Samsung Galaxy S ICS-like 'value pack' upgrade officially released in Korea
T-Mobile offers its customers free season-long streaming access to MLB.com
HTC Car StereoClip Bluetooth music adapter now available through Sprint

Miracast lets you share content without a Wi-Fi signal

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Wirelessly sharing content across multiple devices is nothing new, but streaming technology Miracast will let you share photos, videos, music and more across any certified device, regardless of manufacturer, without a Wi-Fi signal. The Wi-Fi Alliance on Wednesday launched the Miracast certification program, so that Miracast-equipped devices that have...
Miracast lets you share content without a Wi-Fi signal

How to Jailbreak Your iPhone, iPad or iPod Running iOS 5.1.1

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Looking to do a little more with your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch? The latest untethered jailbreak tool for iOS arrived last week, racking up a million downloads in just a few days.  Absinthe 2.0 works on most iOS 5-compatible devices, except for a later model of the iPad...
How to Jailbreak Your iPhone, iPad or iPod Running iOS 5.1.1

We've Got One Year Before The Internet Kills Us All

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(flickr/mjtmail) Firms specializing in technology security make it their business to scare potential customers, but that doesn't make an Internet Identity (IID) report predicting cyber doom in 2014, highlighted today by Ray Kurzweil's Accelerating Intelligence, any less spooky. According to IID, looming cybersecurity threats in 2013--more mobile malware, increasingly aggressive...
We've Got One Year Before The Internet Kills Us All
AT&T announces shared data plans, available in late August

Amazon Instant Video now available on (some) Google TV devices

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Hot on the heels of making it available on the iPhone and iPod touch, Amazon's now bringing its Instant Video service to Mountain View's TV platform. Granted, the on-demand application doesn't appear to be compatible with some devices at the moment, with a few folks pointing out that they...
Amazon Instant Video now available on (some) Google TV devices

All AT&T iPhones getting cellular FaceTime, users say

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In spite of earlier statements by the carrier, AT&T appears to be extending cellular FaceTime to all compatible devices on its network, note forum posters at MacRumors. It had been announced that while cellular FaceTime would no longer be restricted to Mobile Share plans, the option would still require a...
All AT&T iPhones getting cellular FaceTime, users say
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