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Report: Google Nexus Tablet could begin production in April

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Google could be planning to roll out a 7-inch tablet in coming months, CNET reports. The blog is basing its hunch on the word of Richard Shim, an analyst for the firm DisplaySearch, who says that production on the tablet could begin in April. Shim said that he believes Google’s...
Report: Google Nexus Tablet could begin production in April

THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Skype Usage Growing At Incredible Rate, Could It Be The Killer Feature Of Windows Phone? (MSFT)

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The Microsoft Investor is a daily report from SAI. Sign up here to receive it by email. MSFT Going Down With Market Stocks are falling on renewed concerns that Greece may not meet a looming deadline to complete a debt swap. Shares of MSFT opened in the positive but...
THE MICROSOFT INVESTOR: Skype Usage Growing At Incredible Rate, Could It Be The Killer Feature Of Windows Phone? (MSFT)

Proof Google Hangouts Are The Best Part Of Google+ (GOOG)

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I'm barely active on Google+, but I think Google Hangouts are a killer feature. With multiple people allowed to video chat at once (and an unlimited number of observers allowed, if you like), here are a few excellent applications of Hangouts. How do you use Google Hangouts? Let us know...
Proof Google Hangouts Are The Best Part Of Google+ (GOOG)

Fun Friday: Photos

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Photosharing is one of the killer apps of the Internet. Flickr, Facebook, and Instagram have all been built on this one simple, but killer, feature. So I figured we'd have some fun today and take advantage of a cool Disqus feature at the same time. I will start out by...
Fun Friday: Photos

Take A Look At 'The Fancy' App Made By The Company Apple Is Interested In Buying (AAPL)

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Over the weekend we broke news Apple is interested in purchasing the company behind one of our favorite apps, The Fancy. We've been using The Fancy for a while now. It gives us access to items that we probably wouldn't be able to find elsewhere. The Fancy's killer feature is...
Take A Look At 'The Fancy' App Made By The Company Apple Is Interested In Buying (AAPL)

Google+ For iPhone Gets Instant Photo Uploads

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Google has updated the Google+ iOS app today, adding one of its key mobile features, which was previously only available to Android users. Instant Upload, once enabled, automatically sends all photos taken from the Google+ app to a private Google+ album. It also works for photos taken in other apps...
Google+ For iPhone Gets Instant Photo Uploads

Russia gets its first taste of mobile social banking, thanks to Instabank

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Editor’s note: This article originally appeared on East-West Digital News, a leading English-language resource on Russian digital industries and related venture activity. Russian iPhone users can now experiment with social banking – an entirely new concept in the country – thanks to an app launched last month by Instabank, a Moscow-based startup. The...
Russia gets its first taste of mobile social banking, thanks to Instabank
Hands on with Microsoft's new tablet-oriented keyboard and mouse

The Best Android Apps You Missed This Week (GOOG)

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It feels like there's been a bit of a lull when it comes to new Android apps. Seriously, after two weeks of hunting, we could only come up with a handful that were worth download. But we'd be doing you a disservice if we didn't share what we found,...
The Best Android Apps You Missed This Week (GOOG)

What Is The iPhone 5's Killer Feature Going To Be? (AAPL)

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Today's Nokia press event got us thinking about innovation. It feels like most smartphone launches today center around what the software can do.  And that's good! It's what people actually see, touch, and use. But Nokia is notoriously awesome at making great hardware, which really showed during its press conference...
What Is The iPhone 5's Killer Feature Going To Be? (AAPL)

Friday Poll: What killer feature do you want in the next iPhone?

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It's starting to look like the next iPhone will need to unveil a killer feature for the masses -- some of them, at least -- to be satisfied. [Read more]...
Friday Poll: What killer feature do you want in the next iPhone?

Logitech's Easy-Switch Bluetooth Keyboard lets you quickly flip between your iPad, iPhone and Mac

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There’s a certain luxury that’s afforded when you have room to spare around your desk, in your house or elsewhere. So when I recently moved to a larger house, but found that I had a smaller office, I knew that I had some downsizing decisions to make. Logitech’s Bluetooth Easy-Switch...
Logitech's Easy-Switch Bluetooth Keyboard lets you quickly flip between your iPad, iPhone and Mac

Verizon confirms Motorola RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD available October 18th, caps lock comes free

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When Verizon said the RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD would be out before the holidays, they weren't kidding. October the 18th is the big day if you're after some of the sharp-sounding Motorola action. The 8-megapixel, NFC-enabled RAZR HD , if you recall sports a 4.7-inch 720p display,...
Verizon confirms Motorola RAZR HD and RAZR MAXX HD available October 18th, caps lock comes free

Google Drive Offers Nothing New From Dropbox (GOOG)

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Google's long-awaited cloud storage service, Google Drive, is finally here. The app is available on the web (via Google Documents), Mac, PC, and Android. An iPhone and iPad app is coming soon, Google says. We took the web, Mac, and Android versions of Google Drive for a spin. Our snap...
Google Drive Offers Nothing New From Dropbox (GOOG)
A plea to HP: make your mobile products pop

The More I Use Apple's New Maps App, The More I Think It's Going To Stink (AAPL)

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I've been testing the beta version of Apple's new mobile operating system, iOS 6, all week.  One of the features I've been testing the most is Apple's new Maps app. That's because Apple decided to ditch Google Maps and go with a bunch of other companies like Tom Tom and...
The More I Use Apple's New Maps App, The More I Think It's Going To Stink (AAPL)

Sony promo lets PS Vita, PS3 hold hands for cross-platform play, because sharing is caring

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Need another reason to cough up for that PS Vita? Well, Sony's attempting to sweeten the pot for existing PS3 owners with the launch of a promotional lure that'll make a trio of titles available for cross-platform play. Yes, that portable-to-console bridge has been attempted before and though it's...
Sony promo lets PS Vita, PS3 hold hands for cross-platform play, because sharing is caring

Microsoft's IllumiRoom peripheral projector is the Xbox 720′s killer feature

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Microsoft has strongly hinted that the IllumiRoom augmented reality peripheral projector is linked to the next-generation Xbox 720, in much the same way that Project Natal (Kinect) was eventually linked to the Xbox 360. To celebrate, Microsoft has released a new video that showcases the awesome potential of IllumiRoom, and...
Microsoft's IllumiRoom peripheral projector is the Xbox 720′s killer feature

For Facebook, it's not about their phone; it's about you and your phone

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On Thursday this week, Facebook is holding a press event focused on its mobile efforts. The “see our new Home on Android” tagline on the press invite is a not-so-subtle reference for what to expect, which should be two specific items: One focused on hardware and one on software. After...
For Facebook, it's not about their phone; it's about you and your phone
How To Find Your Project's Killer Feature

There's literally no app for this: KIRF iPhone-branded gas stoves seized by Chinese authorities

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Ordinarily, if you use your iPhone to fry eggs, it's time to check when your warranty expires. Not so for these KIRF iPhones, which can't make calls or download apps (let alone use Siri) but can fry your bacon rather well. 681 of these bafflingly branded gas stoves were...
There's literally no app for this: KIRF iPhone-branded gas stoves seized by Chinese authorities
NEC says two phone screens are better than one with Medias W

It Lives.

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It Lives.: 137 years in the making, Google Drive is finally a reality. Four initial takeaways: 1) The pricing is the killer feature. 5GB free, then 25GB for $2.49/month, 100GB for $4.99/month, or 1TB for $49.99/month. 2) No iOS client. Yes, it’s coming, but it’s unacceptable to launch this product without...
It Lives.

The iPad Mini's Killer Feature = Price

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Consumers looking for a tablet computer this holiday season will have plenty of great choices. Microsoft has its Surface RT tablets ready for pre-order, there are new Kindle Fires from Amazon, and Google's Nexus 7 tablet leads a wide variety of quality Android options. And the big dog of...
The iPad Mini's Killer Feature = Price

ShopLocket Deploys Embeddable Micro-Shops to Kill the Storefront

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Katherine Hague had a plan worthy of ninjas. She had seen a video on The Onion that depicted a parade of ninjas so stealthy no-one even knew they were there. Inspired, Hague started a company called Ninja Parade and ordered a bunch of T-shirts from the printers. Unfortunately, once the...
ShopLocket Deploys Embeddable Micro-Shops to Kill the Storefront

Questetra Helps Managing Business Processes Via The Web, Supports Google Apps

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Which employee does what, when, how and with which tools? That’s a critical question for many companies, which usually rely on business process management (BPM) solutions to visualize, streamline, and implement predefined workflows. Just last month, enterprise SaaS behemoth Salesforce.com rolled out a new BPM tool, Visual Process Manager –...
Questetra Helps Managing Business Processes Via The Web, Supports Google Apps
Google Replaces Gmail Video Chats With Google+ Hangouts
Dell's bold plan to reinvent itself: A USB-sized PC that gives access to Windows, Mac OS, Chrome OS

Now Silverlight Does Augmented Reality Too

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Last year, the ARToolkit, a fundamental building block for creating augmented reality applications, was ported to Flash in the form of the FLARToolkit. This was a watershed moment for AR, as it became exponentially easier for Flash developers to create their own augmented reality experiences. Before then, AR had been...
Now Silverlight Does Augmented Reality Too
Map Wars: Why Maps Are Apple's New Killer Feature
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?