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Now Sony Is Going To Make Android Phones With Giant Screens, Just Like Samsung (SNE)

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Sony is expected to launch a new line of smartphones at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. A pair of Android-powered Xperia phones leaked via Xperia Blog. The smartphones are pretty powerful and should help to keep Sony relevant in 2013. The Xperia Z "Yuga" and a sleeker...
Now Sony Is Going To Make Android Phones With Giant Screens, Just Like Samsung (SNE)

This leaked 5-inch ZTE handset could be headed to Sprint's LTE lineup

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Much of ZTE's MWC 2013 focus was its desire to go from white label to global brand name. And from the looks of these leaked shots, the Chinese OEM's taking that goal seriously, purportedly prepping a new handset for Sprint. Going by the rumored name "Quantum," the handset falls...
This leaked 5-inch ZTE handset could be headed to Sprint's LTE lineup
Microsoft's latest vision of the future is a world of giant screens and sensors

Check Out The Latest Device In The 'Phablet' Trend Apple Is Missing Out On

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We got a chance today to play around with Huawei's new Ascend Mate smartphone at CES. The 6.1-inch Android-powered monster is one of the biggest smartphones we've ever seen and truly blurs the line between phone and tablet. This is the newest trend in smartphones: Giant screens that can play...
Check Out The Latest Device In The 'Phablet' Trend Apple Is Missing Out On

Hitting a home run in the cloud

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If there’s such a thing as a perfect sports season, we’re in the middle of it right now. From the NBA and NHL play-offs to baseball season and then the Olympics, it’s a great time for sports fans. But for anyone on the IT side supporting this huge fan base,...
Hitting a home run in the cloud

You'll Be Able To Get Nokia's Savior Windows Phone For Just $100 (NOK, MSFT, T)

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Nokia just announced the official launch date and pricing for its Lumia 900 Windows Phone. It'll cost $99.99 with a two-year contract from AT&T. It goes on sale April 8. The Lumia 900 is the new flagship Windows Phone everyone was going nuts over at the Consumer Electronics Show...
You'll Be Able To Get Nokia's Savior Windows Phone For Just $100 (NOK, MSFT, T)

HTC And Sprint Just Announced A Big Mystery Event In NYC (S)

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We just got an invite from Sprint and HTC to a media event in New York on April 4. We're not 100% sure what's going on, but we do have some guesses: Something with the rumored HTC/Beats Audio acquisition of MOG. HTC's fancy new One X smartphone could be...
HTC And Sprint Just Announced A Big Mystery Event In NYC (S)
HootSuite Command Center: take a little Bond, add social, throw in enterprise (shaken, not stirred)

8 Great Android Apps You've Been Missing Out On Lately (GOOG)

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One of the downsides to owning an Android phone is that Google's app ecosystem isn't nearly as robust as Apple's. As a result, the best apps usually come out months after their iOS counterparts. (We're still waiting for Instagram on Android, for example.) So instead of a regular Apps...
8 Great Android Apps You've Been Missing Out On Lately (GOOG)

SURVEY: People Actually Like Smartphones With Giant Screens

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Smartphone users tend to prefer larger screens on their devices, according to a new survey from the research firm Strategy Analytics.  The survey found most smartphone owners prefer displays that are between 4 and 4.5 inches. To put that in perspective, the iPhone has a 3.5-inch screen. Many Android...
SURVEY: People Actually Like Smartphones With Giant Screens

Samsung Galaxy Note II hits U.S. mid-November

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If you're a fan of styluses and giant screens, you'll be happy to learn that the Galaxy Note II--Samsung's phone/tablet hybrid--will be making its way to the United States sometime mid-November. The phone will be available through AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint, and U.S. Cellular on launch, though we'll have...
Samsung Galaxy Note II hits U.S. mid-November

9 Quirky Augmented Reality Apps For Your Smartphone (AAPL, GOOG)

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We've rounded up some interesting apps that take advantage of your smartphone's ability to overlay digital information on top of the real world. Not unlike Google's terminator glasses. Augmented reality, or AR, can be used for navigation, education, and even entertainment. Here are 9 apps that cover those bases.Spyglass...
9 Quirky Augmented Reality Apps For Your Smartphone (AAPL, GOOG)
Steve Ballmer has an 80-inch Windows 8 tablet in his office — will you have one, too?

Why Using A Stylus On Smartphones Feels Just Plain Awful

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Believe it or not, your smartphone or tablet's touchscreen is flawed, no matter what brand it is. If you've ever tried to shade in a Draw Something drawing or scrolled through a website too quickly, you've probably noticed it. There's almost always a slight delay between the time your...
Why Using A Stylus On Smartphones Feels Just Plain Awful

The New iPad Faces One Major Hurdle Ahead Of Tomorrow's Launch (AAPL)

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The reviews are in for the new iPad and they are overwhelmingly positive. In particular, everyone seems to love the new and improved retina display which Walter Mossberg called, "the most spectacular display I have ever seen on a mobile device." However, all this power may come at the...
The New iPad Faces One Major Hurdle Ahead Of Tomorrow's Launch (AAPL)

Lenovo's Really Ridiculously Big-Looking Table PC to Ship in Late June

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Remember this guy — the giant “table PC” Lenovo showed off at International CES this year? It’s now this much closer to your coffee table — or, replacing your coffee table. Lenovo today announced the Horizon is available for preorder and is expected to ship in late June. Prices start...
Lenovo's Really Ridiculously Big-Looking Table PC to Ship in Late June

The Only Smartphones Worth Buying Right Now [RANKED] (VZ, T, DT, S)

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The last week of February was a big moment for smartphone news. Most of the big players attended the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to show off their upcoming gadgets for the spring and summer release cycle. We saw a lot of interesting phones that will be launching soon, including...
The Only Smartphones Worth Buying Right Now [RANKED] (VZ, T, DT, S)

RIM Is Going To Hand Out A Bunch Of Prototype BlackBerrys Running Its New OS (RIMM)

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RIM is hosting a big developer convention in Orlando in May and attendees will get a prototype phone running the company's newest operating system, BlackBerry 10. But don't get too excited. The phones won't be running a final version of BlackBerry 10. Instead, it'll be a slightly modified version...
RIM Is Going To Hand Out A Bunch Of Prototype BlackBerrys Running Its New OS (RIMM)
HTC One V begins shipping in the UK on April 23rd, according to Carphone Warehouse
Size matters: Steve Ballmer’s office has an 80-inch Windows 8 tablet
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