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Five key takeaways from Microsoft's Surface event

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Not to be confused with its table-top cousin, the new device isn't just aimed at iPad and Android tablets. [Read more]...
Five key takeaways from Microsoft's Surface event

Finally, LinkedIn Gives Its Professional Crowd A Native Blackberry App

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As a professional social network, LinkedIn hasn’t ignored the mobile interests of its 60 million plus users. The company has consistently updated its sleek iPhone app, recently launching a new version. Last fall, LinkedIn announced that a powerful BlackBerry app would be on its way. And the app is an...
Finally, LinkedIn Gives Its Professional Crowd A Native Blackberry App
Cellphone Repair Shop turns your Droid RAZR into a RAZR Maxx for $109.95
90 Seconds on The Verge: iPad mini, LG Nexus, and Windows Phone 8 dates
Sony Alpha SLT-A77 review

RIM: QWERTY BlackBerry 10 phone launches in 'close proximity' to its all-touch cousin

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RIM hasn't had much good news to offer along with its glum fiscal first quarter, but it has given a reason to mark early 2013 on the calendar if you're a BlackBerry fan. CEO Thorsten Heins revealed during the results call that the first QWERTY BlackBerry 10 phone will...
RIM: QWERTY BlackBerry 10 phone launches in 'close proximity' to its all-touch cousin

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RT @seantaclaus: OMGWTFCUPCAKE. Cousin sent this monstrosity home w/me yesterday so it wouldn't go to waste with them leaving town. http://twitpic.com/1bjx5t

Tickets for Google's I/O developer conference sold out in less than an hour

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Hey did you hear? Google opened up registrations for its I/O developer conference earlier today. Were you interested in getting tickets? Sorry, they’re already sold out. A cousin of a solid source close to people familiar with the matter informed us that the conference tickets were gone in between 48...
Tickets for Google's I/O developer conference sold out in less than an hour

Turtle Beach Ear Force NLa and N11 stereo Wii U headsets hands-on (video)

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Nintendo may be MIA at TGS this year (as usual), but that hasn't stopped Turtle Beach -- it brought a pair of Wii U headsets to the show anyway. We dropped by the outfit's booth to take a peek, finding seemingly empty boxes in lieu of product. Turns out...
Turtle Beach Ear Force NLa and N11 stereo Wii U headsets hands-on (video)

The Apps That Are On A College Kid's Phone: Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat And...Cinemagram?

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Last week, Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson wrote a blog post about privacy. He said a number of interesting things in it, like that Facebook copies everything. He also said this: "I like to talk to my kids and their friends. Here is a typical college aged woman I know....
The Apps That Are On A College Kid's Phone: Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat And...Cinemagram?

The Windows 8 roll out rolls on: Intune customers can now snag the RTM

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As the final date, and dates, of the Windows 8 release process race towards us, the product continues to hit its early availability milestones. Today, Microsoft Intune customers can download the Windows 8 RTM build. This access is actually slightly ahead of schedule, ZDNet reports, noting that “Intune users were...
The Windows 8 roll out rolls on: Intune customers can now snag the RTM

The Complex Joys Of Music In The Age Of Digital Abundance

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A recent issue of The New Yorker had a fine essay by Mike Spies about the joys of discovering and listening to music. But its overall tone is rather melancholic: We seem to have created an environment in which wonderful music, newly discovered, is difficult to treasure. For treasures, as...
The Complex Joys Of Music In The Age Of Digital Abundance

Amped Wireless releases two new USB adapters to cure internet blackspots (video)

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Is your computer positioned just that little bit too far away from your home router to get consistent internet access? Amped Wireless is here for you with a pair of USB adapters that promise you'll never have to tilt your machine to maintain signal again. The UA1000 pushes out...
Amped Wireless releases two new USB adapters to cure internet blackspots (video)
HTC And Sprint Officially Unveil The New EVO 4G LTE

Guild Wars 2 comes to Mac with beta client release

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The Guild Wars series is expanding outside of the Windows platform for the first time with today's release of an official Guild Wars 2 beta client for OS X Lion and Mountain Lion. Those who purchased the Windows version of the game now have free access to the beta Mac client...
Guild Wars 2 comes to Mac with beta client release

LG Optimus G Pro intros in Japan, Optimus G to 50 markets

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LG is making a smartphone comeback of sorts, with at least one analyst report of the company’s handsets outselling Apple’s in the US last month. What’s helping LG? The popular Optimus G, which is getting more widespread availability: LG said on Monday it would release the handset to 50 countries...
LG Optimus G Pro intros in Japan, Optimus G to 50 markets

Next-gen Xiaomi Phone outed by certifications ahead of launch, will again come in three variants

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Having seen the next-gen Xiaomi Phone's more colorful yet rejected designs, we're rather baffled by these dull-looking certification images of the real deal. According to a filing from the good old TENAA, this new device from Xiaomi goes by the codename "2012051" and packs WCDMA radio, but that's pretty...
Next-gen Xiaomi Phone outed by certifications ahead of launch, will again come in three variants

How To Use Facebook's Open Graph To Build Your Business

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Last year, it became clear that Facebook is well on its way to becoming a social operating system underlying our digital lives.  And the enhanced Facebook Open Graph makes that vision a reality.  My company, Wetpaint, was fortunate to participate in a beta phase with Facebook and be a...
How To Use Facebook's Open Graph To Build Your Business

Huawei MediaPad 10 photos leak slim frame and iPad-like dock

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Huawei's MediaPad 10 was spoiled a few days ahead of its Mobile World Congress debut on Tuesday after a leak through Russia's Mail.ru. The 10-inch design is at once a refinement and close cousin of the seven-inch version. It keeps a very thin aluminum design and is believed to be...
Huawei MediaPad 10 photos leak slim frame and iPad-like dock

Galaxy S 4 Mini surfaces in Samsung web profile code

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Talk of a Galaxy S 4 Mini started while many of us were still processing the impact of its full-size cousin, but there was little to go on at first beyond unverifiable imagery and top-level specs. Thankfully, Samsung itself just removed some of the doubt through a user agent...
Galaxy S 4 Mini surfaces in Samsung web profile code

Hyper debuts iUSBport mini, 2 and HD cloud storage and streaming devices (hands-on)

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When the original iUSBport made its debut at CES last year it was called the CloudFTP. Since then, it changed its name and today it gained some new relatives -- the iUSBport mini, 2 and HD. For those who aren't familiar with the technology, it's battery-powered file server that...
Hyper debuts iUSBport mini, 2 and HD cloud storage and streaming devices (hands-on)

Confessions of a Gadget Junkie

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Ah, April Fool’s Day. Such a special day at Get Rich Slowly. Every year, I share a story of my own foolishness with money. And there are so many stories to choose from! Stories like The $1500 Frisbee and How to Turn $500 Into $7 the Hard Way. This year’s...
Confessions of a Gadget Junkie

Need for speed: Just how fast is Google's new Nexus 4?

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The Nexus 4 certainly won't want for speed. Google Despite the inclement weather, Google was still able to announce the new LG-made Nexus 4 handset yesterday, and like the Optimus G on which it is based, this new phone should be quite speedy. Both phones use a 1.5GHz quad-core...
Need for speed: Just how fast is Google's new Nexus 4?

Microsoft launches special Chinese version of Surface Pro aimed at home users

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Microsoft is hoping to build momentum behind its Surface Pro tablet in China by launching a special edition including Office Home & Student 2013--but with Windows 8 Standard, rather than Windows 8 Pro. Microsoft's Surface Pro 128 GB version goes on sale in the country this Tuesday. But along...
Microsoft launches special Chinese version of Surface Pro aimed at home users

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 goes on sale early for equally flexible buyers

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So you like what you've heard about the IdeaPad Yoga 13, but still don't relish the prospect of trying to wield a 13-inch Ultrabook (and its matching high price) as a convertible tablet. Not to fear: Lenovo has started taking orders for the system's smaller cousin, the IdeaPad Yoga...
Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 goes on sale early for equally flexible buyers
T-Mobile USA announces HTC One S for spring launch

Asana Brings Simple Task Management And Productivity App To Android

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Asana, the high-profile productivity startup that’s trying to redesign the workplace around tasks (instead of email), has had an iOS app for five months, but had not yet debuted an Android app, even though half of its users are on Android. Today, Asana is finally debuting a native Android app....
Asana Brings Simple Task Management And Productivity App To Android

Samsung Galaxy Beam, Galaxy Ace 2 resurface, get proper launches in Singapore and Taiwan

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Samsung has been quiet on the subject of its second-generation Galaxy Beam and the Galaxy Ace 2 ever since they showed together in Barcelona this February, but the two just reemerged as close buddies for an initial launch in East Asia. The Galaxy Beam receives the grandest introduction, as...
Samsung Galaxy Beam, Galaxy Ace 2 resurface, get proper launches in Singapore and Taiwan

By: Richard Adin

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@Maggie Chatterly – Your question reminds me of a confrontation I had with a police officer cousin in the late 1960s. Over dinner, he was regaling everyone with the story of how he had led a bust of the local x-rated movie theater and how proud he was to have...
By: Richard Adin

BookBook arrives for iPad mini, delivers a novella-sized tablet disguise

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If Twelve South's BookBook for iPad is War and Peace, its new BookBook for iPad mini case is The Old Man and the Sea: a lot smaller, but no less appreciated. The black, brown or red shell protects Apple's tiny tablet with real leather in much the same way...
BookBook arrives for iPad mini, delivers a novella-sized tablet disguise
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