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Dell Continues Quest For Software Domination

Hewlett-Packard's Todd Bradley Talks Tablets In The Enterprise (video)

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Todd Bradley, Hewlett-Packard’s Executive Vice President and head of its enormous Printing and Personal Systems Group appeared on CNBC Friday and talked about the state of the tablet computing market and HP’s pending place in it. Obviously the conversation between Bradley and CNBC’s Maria Baritoromo was intended to coincide with...
Hewlett-Packard's Todd Bradley Talks Tablets In The Enterprise (video)

The Avengers Sets New Mobile Ticket Record For Fandango

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The Avengers can add another record to its tally — it represents the most opening weekend tickets sold in Fandango history, and a new record for mobile ticket sales. Fandango didn’t share the exact number of sales, but it did say that The Avengers beat the previous record holder, The...
The Avengers Sets New Mobile Ticket Record For Fandango

Qualcomm calls for shared in-home cells to handle mobile demand

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Consumers will have to share small, inexpensive cells in their homes with nearby mobile users to affordably meet the growing demand for mobile data in the next decade, a Qualcomm executive said Tuesday."There really is no alternative," said Matt Grob, Qualcomm's executive vice president and chief technology officer, during...
Qualcomm calls for shared in-home cells to handle mobile demand
High-end Samsung Tizen smartphone coming in August or September

Simon Careless on inaugural App Developers Conference

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Editor’s Note: With talk submissions for UBM Tech’s inaugural App Developers Conference (ADC) due tomorrow, Inside Mobile Apps chatted with Simon Careless about what the upcoming conference is all about. ADC focuses on the development, user interface (UI), marekting and business of apps outside of games. The emphasis away from games is ADC’s...
Simon Careless on inaugural App Developers Conference
Tim Cook visits Foxconn's newest iPhone production line in Zhengzhou

Big e-reader is watching you

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Your e-reader knows how long it took you to finish The Hunger Games and where you stopped reading Wolf Hall. Publishers are thrilled with the new data – but what does it mean for the rest of us?Big Brother, wrote George Orwell in Nineteen Eighty-Four, is watching you. Would Orwell...
Big e-reader is watching you
Betable Nabs The Guy Behind Zynga's Recent Deal To Enter Real-Money Gaming
The Loopt Acquisition Bears Some Fruit: Green Dot Launches GoBank, A Mobile Bank Account

Opera buys Skyfire, wants its video and smartphone optimization expertise

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In a sudden joining of former leaders turned also-rans in the mobile browser arena, Opera announced tonight that it has acquired Skyfire for about $155 million in cash and stock. According to the press release, Opera believes one of the things the two can help each other with is...
Opera buys Skyfire, wants its video and smartphone optimization expertise

Senior Twitter and Juniper Executives Join VC Firm Sutter Hill As Managing Directors

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Sutter Hill Ventures has added two new directors from Twitter and Juniper Networks — a move that speaks to the next big focus in investment — enterprise IT and its integration with consumer technologies. Stefan Dyckerhoff joins Sutter from Juniper Network Systems where he worked as executive vice president of...
Senior Twitter and Juniper Executives Join VC Firm Sutter Hill As Managing Directors

Danny Bilson on THQ: his last interview as the company's boss

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On Tuesday, Danny Bilson dramatically stepped down as executive vice president of games at troubled publisher THQ – but not before giving the Guardian his final interview in the roleLast week, Danny Bilson, executive vice president of THQ, flew over to London to present a showcase of the company's current...
Danny Bilson on THQ: his last interview as the company's boss

Korea’s SK Telecom claims world first with new multi-carrier mobile service

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South Korean operator SK Telecom has announced that it has grabbed a world first by launching a commercial LTE service that makes use of multi-carrier (MC) mobile technology to enhance speed and quality of service. The service, which went live on July 1, uses MC to provide a faster, more...
Korea’s SK Telecom claims world first with new multi-carrier mobile service

No, We're Not In A Social Media Bubble

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Last in a five-part series. In 1997, Scott Cherkin was the tenth employee and first salesperson hired by theglobe.com. Cherkin, now an executive vice president with Complex Media, remembers the company's initial public offering, a year-and-a-half after he joined the company. At the time, theglobe.com had $15 million in...
No, We're Not In A Social Media Bubble
NRA blames 'Grand Theft Auto,' 'American Psycho,' and music videos for gun violence

Rubinstein Interview: With webOS Transition Under Way, It Was Time to Leave HP

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Asa Mathat | AllThingsD.com On the heels of the news of his departure from HP Friday, Apple veteran and onetime Palm head Jon Rubinstein spoke with AllThingsD about the move and the fate of Palm’s webOS. Why leave Hewlett-Packard now? A few months before we shipped the TouchPad, I told...
Rubinstein Interview: With webOS Transition Under Way, It Was Time to Leave HP

Angry Birds games have 200m monthly active players

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'In any given day, we have 20-30m people playing our games connected,' says Rovio's Andrew StalbowEarlier in 2012, Rovio Entertainment announced that its Angry Birds games had been downloaded more than 1bn times. But how many people are actively playing them? Executive vice president Andrew Stalbow has provided some new...
Angry Birds games have 200m monthly active players

BlackBerry Expands Board, Adds Two Former Telecom Execs

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BlackBerry added two seats to its board Thursday, naming a pair of longtime telecom execs as directors. Joining the company’s board: Richard Lynch, formerly an executive vice president at Verizon Communications, and Bert Nordberg, who once served as CEO of Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications. Their addition raises the number of...
BlackBerry Expands Board, Adds Two Former Telecom Execs
iOS leads the pack in eCPM, traffic and revenue on Opera's mobile ad platform, iPad average eCPM of $4.42

IPO-bound INRIX hires former RealNetworks legal chief

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Tracy Daw Is RealNetworks becoming a farm system for the Seattle region’s aspiring public companies? Tracy Daw, who resigned as RealNetworks’ chief legal officer earlier this week, has been hired as general counsel by INRIX, the Kirkland-based traffic technology company that has made no bones about its plans to eventually...
IPO-bound INRIX hires former RealNetworks legal chief

Best Buy loses two execs; further reduces earnings estimates

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Electronics retailer Best Buy has issued a warning that earnings and same-store sales would be less than expected for its third quarter. Compounding the losses, U.S. business president Mike Vitelli will depart the company at the end of the fiscal year with a lump-sum payment of $1.45 million, and the...
Best Buy loses two execs; further reduces earnings estimates
EA has a lot riding on Battlefield 4, and it is stepping up its investment in a big way
Nokia corners Carl Zeiss to make lenses for high-end smartphone cameras
Verizon VP admits 'we would have to comply' with secret NSA orders in staff memo

Seven Questions for the Man Shaking Up HP's Operations, John Hinshaw

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After the toughest year in its history, it may be a while before many HP employees have anything resembling like a spring in their step, but the fact is that that there are early, encouraging signs that the turnaround CEO Meg Whitman is trying to engineer isn’t going to be...
Seven Questions for the Man Shaking Up HP's Operations, John Hinshaw

HP Chief Counting on Tech Exec to Whip Cost Structure Into Shape

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Hewlett-Packard Co. CEO Meg Whitman, in the midst of a massive turnaround at the struggling tech company, has turned to her senior technology executive in an effort to cut $3.5 billion in costs from a bloated budget by the end of next year. “We’ve laid a great foundation, now what...
HP Chief Counting on Tech Exec to Whip Cost Structure Into Shape

HP honcho Bradley: Post-PC world claim "just wrong"

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Hewlett-Packard's Todd Bradley might have missed his calling as a politician. Bradley, executive vice president of HP's printing and personal systems group, clearly lives and breathes his company's products, and it shows in his answers to my questions during a recent phone and email Q&A. His answers often include...
HP honcho Bradley: Post-PC world claim "just wrong"

TVGuide.com Acquires Fav.Tv To Expand Mobile App Team

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TVGuide.com has acquired social TV startup Fav.Tv in what executive vice president and general manager Christy Tanner says is a straightforward talent acquisition. Plenty of startups are trying to reinvent the tv guide — including Fav.Tv, which was described, when it launched last fall, as not “your grandmother’s TV Guide.” But...
TVGuide.com Acquires Fav.Tv To Expand Mobile App Team
Nintendo's Scott Moffitt dishes on the Wii U's $299 price, living room strategy, and more (interview)
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