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Why the iPhone is worse than a BlackBerry

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I love my iPhone. In fact, I’ve loved every iPhone Apple has launched since the first model was unveiled in 2007. Slowly but surely, Apple has introduced new features and eliminated upon almost every major gripe people had with iOS to push the limits of what we expect from...
Why the iPhone is worse than a BlackBerry

Daily Crunch: Myopic

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Here’s a selection of recent posts on TechCrunch Gadgets: Brinno Peephole Viewer Is A Viewer For Peepholes LL Cool G: Ladies Love Cool Gadgets Too, Says Study Real Augmented Reality Google Goggles In Prototype Stage? Report: Samsung Planning A Full Line Of Galaxy S3 Phones, First Model To Hit This...
Daily Crunch: Myopic

Report: Samsung Planning A Full Line Of Galaxy S3 Phones, First Model To Hit This May

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Samsung’s next flagship smartphone needs to be huge, iPhone 4 huge. It needs to be as competitive as the Galaxy S II as its set to go head-to-head with the iPhone 5. But success won’t be found as easily this time. Samsung had nearly a full year to design and...
Report: Samsung Planning A Full Line Of Galaxy S3 Phones, First Model To Hit This May

Raspberry Pi's $35 Linux computer on track to launch later this month

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The first model of the Raspberry Pi Foundation's low-cost Linux computer will likely be available for purchase later this month. The organization announced today that manufacturing on the first batch is set to complete on February 20. The $35 computer, which is a bare board the size of a...
Raspberry Pi's $35 Linux computer on track to launch later this month

Strategy Analytics: Apple Has Shipped 250M iPhones, Made $150B In Revenues In The Past 5 Years

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We know that Apple has been making a killing from the iPhone, with the device reigning as the single-most popular smartphone in a number of markets — despite Android-based handsets collectively having a bigger lead. Now, with the fifth anniversary of the iPhone fast approaching — it’s June 29 —...
Strategy Analytics: Apple Has Shipped 250M iPhones, Made $150B In Revenues In The Past 5 Years

Wikipad specs get real: 10.1-inch 1,280 x 800 display, 1.4 GHz Tegra 3, Jelly Bean

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The Wikipad gaming tablet has been ticking off boxes on its way to becoming a real product, and after bedding down with Gaikai game streaming and settling in to a 10.1-inch form factor, the rest of the hardware is now set. The chunky handheld will brandish an IPS display...
Wikipad specs get real: 10.1-inch 1,280 x 800 display, 1.4 GHz Tegra 3, Jelly Bean
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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera review

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera preview (video) Cameras, Olympus OM-D E-M5 five-axis sensor-shift image stabilization hands-on (video) Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera to ship on March 31st? (update: now April) Stepping across the great DSLR divide into the land of mirrorless cameras always requires some...
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Micro Four Thirds camera review

Tesla delivers first Model S a little early, EVs take a big step forward

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Tesla had originally pegged the Model S' first delivery for June 22nd. At least one owner, though, is getting an early treat: one of venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson's namesake managing directors, Steve Jurvetson, just picked up his red-hued EV sedan in the San Francisco Bay Area. He...
Tesla delivers first Model S a little early, EVs take a big step forward

Time For An African Valley? — Sub-Saharan Accelerators Start To Emerge

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The news that i/o Ventures had launched the Savannah Fund in Africa is clearly welcome news for an emerging continent. It’s $10m fund size will be a shot in the arm for the eco-system there. But I was surprised to see that it was being described in some quarters as...
Time For An African Valley? — Sub-Saharan Accelerators Start To Emerge

Tesla gives Model S Signature drivers a year of free data, reveals their cars' true colors (video)

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Although Tesla has already delivered the first Model S to its eager owner, the fledgling automaker is still offering a steady stream of treats to those patiently waiting for the official June 22nd date. Drivers who spring for the Signature Series trim level of the EV sedan now get...
Tesla gives Model S Signature drivers a year of free data, reveals their cars' true colors (video)
Tesla investor Steve Jurvetson drives off in the first Model S

What is the future of the iPhone 3GS?

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As of around 30 days ago, the iPhone 3GS has been on the market for three years straight. This is the longest any of Apple’s iPhones has been for sale and makes it, I believe, the longest selling smartphone model still offered from any major manufacturer. This makes the future...
What is the future of the iPhone 3GS?

The Fieldfolio is a beautiful case for your new iPad that doesn’t sacrifice toughness

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Finding the right folio case for an iPad has become a bit easier of a proposition since the first model came out two years ago. There are now several companies like Pad & Quill and DODOCase, that make very nice options for those who want that ‘book like’ feel for...
The Fieldfolio is a beautiful case for your new iPad that doesn’t sacrifice toughness

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) makes a pass through the FCC

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It's March. Don't bother looking at your calendar, we fact-checked it for you. It would make sense, then, that the seven-inch sequel to the Samsung Galaxy Tab, slated for a March UK release, should work its way through the proper FCC certifications before its inevitable launch. The docs don't...
Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) makes a pass through the FCC
Tesla will ship first Model S electric cars a month early
Tesla needs to gear up to meet Model S shipment goal
New Microsoft software can translate voices into foreign languages
Motorola puts a GPS golf caddie on your wrist

365 million iOS devices 'in play,' iPad taking off in education and government markets

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After the most recent quarter Apple CFO Peter Oppenheimer was proud to let us all know that there are now 365 million iOS devices "in play," with over 50 million sold just in Q2. With the iPhone now available in 100 countries on 230 carriers and the new iPad...
365 million iOS devices 'in play,' iPad taking off in education and government markets

Raspberry Pi retailers clarify shipping costs on $35 Linux computer

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The retailers that have partnered with the Raspberry Pi Foundation to sell the organization's low-cost Linux computer clarified their pricing structures today. Inconsistent regional prices and shipping costs have created some confusion about the total cost of procuring the computer, which has met with massive demand. The Raspberry Pi...
Raspberry Pi retailers clarify shipping costs on $35 Linux computer
Weigh in on the upcoming launch of Tesla’s Model S
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Playing dress-up with Style Me Girl

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Style Me Girl is the debut iOS and Android game from Frenzoo, a Hong Kong-based company that recently raised $1 million in seed funding from investors including Efficient Corporate, Siemer Ventures, K5 Ventures and Metaverse Services. The game is a 3D fashion design game specifically aimed at women, and is available...
Playing dress-up with Style Me Girl

A Very Brief Visual History of the Typewriter

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This excerpt from a World War II-era instructional film includes an overview of early typewriters. Courtesy of the Prelinger Archive, Basic Typing is 30 minutes long and available in two parts (part I, part II), in case you happen to be extremely interested in a career as a typist, circa 1944.  Higher...
A Very Brief Visual History of the Typewriter

Review: The Ten One Magnus is a wonderfully minimal magnetic stand for iPad 2

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I was convinced that it was a given that I could no longer be surprised by a desktop stand for the iPad. There are really only so many forms that a stand to hold a 10-inch tablet upright can take. Well, the Magnus from Ten One surprised me once when...
Review: The Ten One Magnus is a wonderfully minimal magnetic stand for iPad 2
Tesla’s Model S electric car is finally here
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