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Cvent buys Seed Labs to help manage $6B of events in 2012

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Cvent, probably the world’s largest cloud-based online registration and event management company, has bought mobile event apps maker Seed Labs for an undisclosed sum in its first-ever corporate acquisition. It’s the latest act in a stunning turn-around for the Virginia-based company, which was left for dead years ago after a high-flying...
Cvent buys Seed Labs to help manage $6B of events in 2012

Sony Xperia Sola appears at US Patent Office, forgets to mention its codename

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So far, the extent of Sony's 2012 smartphone portfolio for the US extends only to the AT&T-bound Xperia Ion, with no word just yet whether the see-through banded Xperia S will arrive on American shores. What happens if it was called the Xperia Sola? That very name's showed up...
Sony Xperia Sola appears at US Patent Office, forgets to mention its codename

Acer CloudMobile phone wins design award, lets cat out of the bag

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Sometimes, you're just so darn full of pride you can get lost in the moment. We assume that's what Acer's done, having revealed possibly its trump handset weeks before the global mobile event, MWC, even starts. Its CloudMobile has won the iF design award for 2012, and the company...
Acer CloudMobile phone wins design award, lets cat out of the bag

YPlan brings last-minute mobile event bookings to London

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The mobile phone is an ideal tool for booking something at the last minute, as you always have it with you. This concept has already become entrenched in the hotel-booking space through the likes of Hotel Tonight and Blink and in taxi-booking through Hailo et al, and WillCall is employing...
YPlan brings last-minute mobile event bookings to London

Google's Eric Schmidt talks Facebook Home, 'phenomenal' new Motorola devices

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Google won't do anything to thwart Facebook's recently launched Home software for Android devices if it becomes explosively popular, according to Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt.Home, which became available for download April 1, alters Android's look and feel but isn't a full-blown fork of the OS.Google would not take...
Google's Eric Schmidt talks Facebook Home, 'phenomenal' new Motorola devices
Verizon And HTC To Show Off Their "Latest Collaboration" On November 13

Eight Questions for Dennis Woodside, CEO of Motorola

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A few hours later and a short distance uptown from today’s joint announcement by Nokia and Microsoft in New York today, Google and Motorola — now technically a subsidiary of Google — had their own bits of mobile phone news to share. There are three new members of the Droid...
Eight Questions for Dennis Woodside, CEO of Motorola

LG's MWC 2012 booth tour (video)

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MWC's over for this year, but while all those HDTVs, tethered phones and Android costumes are lovingly stored for the next big tech event, we reckon you need to feel what the biggest mobile event of the year encompasses. So we braved another packed product booth to give you...
LG's MWC 2012 booth tour (video)

No Cute Android Pins, No Schmidt, No Slide: Google Tones Down Its Presence At MWC This Year

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We’re now about a week away from the start of the Mobile World Congress, the large, annual European mobile event put on by the GSM Association that has served as a barometer of the progress of the wireless industry. In planning out what TechCrunch will be doing and seeing during...
No Cute Android Pins, No Schmidt, No Slide: Google Tones Down Its Presence At MWC This Year
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Play Ball! Free MLB Streams On Twitter, Facebook (And All Things Digital)

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MLB Advanced Media, pro baseball’s digital arm, continues to find interesting ways to promote its popular subscription service. Here’s the latest: Free streaming across Facebook, Twitter and the Web. Even here! You can watch today’s spring training game between the New York Yankees and the Washington Nationals for free just...
Play Ball! Free MLB Streams On Twitter, Facebook (And All Things Digital)

Online ticketing company Eventbrite raises $60m, puts off its IPO until further notice

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Online ticketing company Eventbrite has secured $60 million in growth funding from T. Rowe Price and Tiger Global Management, the Wall Street Journal reports, in a move that will surprise some as the firm was rather publicly heading towards an IPO. The news was confirmed by co-founders Kevin and Julia...
Online ticketing company Eventbrite raises $60m, puts off its IPO until further notice
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Samsung reveals 10.1-inch Galaxy Tab 2, Galaxy Beam phone with built-in HD projector

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Samsung kicked off its Mobile World Congress presence by revealing two new devices this morning: a larger 10.1-inch version of the Galaxy Tab 2 Android tablet, and the intriguing/baffling Galaxy Beam, an Android smartphone with a built-in projector. Given Samsung’s propensity to delivering tablets of many different sizes, the...
Samsung reveals 10.1-inch Galaxy Tab 2, Galaxy Beam phone with built-in HD projector

A Facebook phone: Is this the final brick in the social network's walled garden?

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Looks like it’s that time of year again — the time when rumors of a “Facebook phone” pop up like tulips after a spring rainstorm. This time around, it was a cryptic announcement from the social network about a mobile event next week that set the rumor mill in motion:...
A Facebook phone: Is this the final brick in the social network's walled garden?

Obama Gives a Shout-Out to MEET, the Israeli-Palestinian Youth Tech Project

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When we heard about a project that pairs Israeli and Palestinian teens to learn about tech and business, we were immediately intrigued. After learning more, we made MEET (Middle East Empowerment Through Technology) one of the original Global Voices at the D: Dive Into Mobile event scheduled for last fall....
Obama Gives a Shout-Out to MEET, the Israeli-Palestinian Youth Tech Project

Upcoming T-Mobile event to focus on new wireless plans, Apple products 'unlikely'

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Fourth-largest U.S. wireless carrier T-Mobile is expected to outline its latest technology and pricing enhancements at an event scheduled for March 26 in New York, but customers awaiting the much-anticipated introduction of Apple's iOS devices to the telecom's network may have to wait a bit longer....
Upcoming T-Mobile event to focus on new wireless plans, Apple products 'unlikely'

Will the iPhone pop up at tomorrow's T-Mobile event?

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The iPhone remains a crucial missing piece to the carrier's lineup, and could be the spark that it needs. [Read more]...
Will the iPhone pop up at tomorrow's T-Mobile event?

Huawei to Have a London Mobile Launch Event Two Days Before Samsung

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Talk about a fast follower. Huawei said Tuesday that it will have a mobile event on June 18 in London. That’s just two days before the London event that Samsung just announced. The invite is short on details, but asks reporters to join Huawei consumer business CEO Richard Yu “to...
Huawei to Have a London Mobile Launch Event Two Days Before Samsung
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Chat Heads Coming To iOS Facebook App Via Update Pushing Out Anytime Now

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Chat Heads, the Facebook Home chat feature, will be coming to the iOS Facebook app this week, and is probably getting pushed to the store now, Facebook’s Home team said today on stage at the AllThingsD Dive Into Mobile Event. The Chat Heads implementation in the Facebook iOS app will...
Chat Heads Coming To iOS Facebook App Via Update Pushing Out Anytime Now

Motorola launches the Razr M, a 4.3″ phone with 4G, 8MP camera, 1080P

thenextweb.com
Today at its mobile event, Motorola announces the Razr M, a new handset, and cheaper sibling to the Razr HD. As expected, the device packs a 4.3″ ‘qHD’ display, which marks in at a resolution of 960×540. It will run Jelly Bean. Fragmentation be damned. Motorola’s event comes on the...
Motorola launches the Razr M, a 4.3″ phone with 4G, 8MP camera, 1080P

Sony Mobile event invites tease sizable surprise, could mean Xperia Z Ultra

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Several French sites report receiving invites (shown above) to a Sony Mobile press event promising a surprise of size while showing off a device's slender side profile and a stylus. The reference could be a teaser for the rumored Xperia Z Ultra, believed to be a Sony competitor to...
Sony Mobile event invites tease sizable surprise, could mean Xperia Z Ultra

Cvent Acquires Seed Labs for $4.2M to Bolster Consumer and Mobile Event Apps

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Today cloud-based event management company Cvent announced that it has acquired Seed Labs, a startup that specializes in mobile apps for consumer and social events including concerts, festivals and sporting events, for $4.2 million. Founded in 2009, Seed Labs created 82 mobile apps for 38 events in 2012 alone,...
Cvent Acquires Seed Labs for $4.2M to Bolster Consumer and Mobile Event Apps

Why You Should Come to the ReadWriteWeb Mobile Summit on May 7th

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May 7th, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California: the ReadWriteWeb crew is hosting some of the smartest people building the future of the mobile world and you to come together for a wonderful day of brainstorming, conversation and innovation in action at the ReadWriteWeb Mobile Summit. Who's...
Why You Should Come to the ReadWriteWeb Mobile Summit on May 7th

The Engadget Show Mini: Mobile World Congress with Stephen Elop and more

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That's right, we went to Barcelona, so you don't have to. Join the Engadget team halfway across the world for a very special mini-episode of the Engadget Show, where we take you to center stage for the year's biggest mobile event. Back in January at CES, we bemoaned the...
The Engadget Show Mini: Mobile World Congress with Stephen Elop and more

Showcase your mobile-based gadget at MobileBeat 2013!

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now We’re looking for the best and brightest next generation of thinkers who blend mobile and machine to demo their gadgets on the floor at MobileBeat 2013, our flagship mobile event on July 9-10 in San Francisco. The “Whosits and...
Showcase your mobile-based gadget at MobileBeat 2013!

Liveblog: Mobile Microsoft Event at 10am Pacific time

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Microsoft is holding a mobile event this morning in downtown San Francisco at Mighty. The invitation includes the cryptic phrases "All In The..." and "It's time to share." Ars will be on the scene liveblogging the event, which is scheduled to begin at 10am Pacific time (click here to...
Liveblog: Mobile Microsoft Event at 10am Pacific time
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