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Windows 8 is Stalling PC Sales, IDC Says

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Anticipation of Windows 8 devices coming out this fall has predictably led to sluggish sales of PCs in the past quarter as customers wait to decide whether they want in on the new operating system, according to an IDC report....
Windows 8 is Stalling PC Sales, IDC Says
XPS Duo 12: the wacky rotating display makes a comeback, reveals a better Dell along the way
Windows 8 default wallpaper leaked

Unity readies cross platform game development tool for BlackBerry 10 with open beta test

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Unity Technologies will soon extend its cross-platform game development tools with an open beta trial targeting the BlackBerry 10 OS. It is inviting developers to register now to be among the first to get access.Unity's tools can be used to create games simultaneously for a number of different platforms,...
Unity readies cross platform game development tool for BlackBerry 10 with open beta test

Twitter for Windows 8 released

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Twitter has released an app for Windows 8, with several features designed specifically for the new operating system from Microsoft. The company said the app features two Windows charms for searching and making posts on Twitter. The search feature is similar to existing Twitter apps, allowing users to find...
Twitter for Windows 8 released

Here Are 12 Ways To Make Your iPhone Feel Brand-New

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Is your iPhone feeling stale? There's an app for that.  If you just bought an iPhone 5, sticking to the same old apps doesn't make the experience fresh. And if you're sticking with your old model, new apps are a great way to feel like you're keeping up with the...
Here Are 12 Ways To Make Your iPhone Feel Brand-New

Bend Windows 8 to your will with these free tools

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Suggesting that reviews of Windows 8 have been mixed is a bit of an understatement, but you don't have to take my word for it; Microsoft's bold new operating system is available right now, and if you spend some time with it I wager there are elements of the...
Bend Windows 8 to your will with these free tools

Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview: What We Know So Far

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The preview essentially is an open beta for users who want a sneak peek at the new operating system. It is expected to be announced at the Mobile World Congress show in Barcelona on Wednesday....
Microsoft Windows 8 Consumer Preview: What We Know So Far

Deezer launches Windows 8 app for its on-demand music streaming service ahead of Spotify and Rdio

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On-demand music streaming service Deezer has launched an app for Windows 8 today, grabbing an early lead over rivals Spotify and Rdio. The app is available to users in more than 180 countries, although there’s still no word on a wider release in what could be its most important market...
Deezer launches Windows 8 app for its on-demand music streaming service ahead of Spotify and Rdio

Google releases search app for Windows 8

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As it's done with iOS, Google is trying to carve out a place for search and other services on Microsoft's new operating system. [Read more]...
Google releases search app for Windows 8

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, ZNGA, YHOO, FB)

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Good morning! Here's your news: iPhone 5 reviews are out and they are insanely positive. By the way, iOS 6, Apple's new operating system for iPhones and iPads, launches today. You'll be able to download it straight to your device. Here are some cool features to look forward to. And...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, ZNGA, YHOO, FB)

Microsoft believes Windows 8 is so simple to use even an 11-year-old can teach you

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Much has been made about whether Windows 8 is intuitive enough for new users to pick up. Microsoft Portugal is hoping to win you to its side with a new publicity stunt that brings in an 11-year-old to explain the new operating system to prospective buyers. As you can imagine,...
Microsoft believes Windows 8 is so simple to use even an 11-year-old can teach you

Apple urges developers to get Developer IDs ahead of Gatekeeper launch

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With the expected summer release of OS X Mountain Lion just a few months away, Apple on Monday sent out a mass email to Mac developers urging them to apply for a Developer ID in preparation for the new operating system's Gatekeeper security system....
Apple urges developers to get Developer IDs ahead of Gatekeeper launch

iOS 6 adoption hits 61 percent after just one month

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A new report shows that the majority of iOS users have opted to upgrade to Apple's new operating system -- these numbers are likely only to grow with the expected release of the iPad Mini. [Read more]...
iOS 6 adoption hits 61 percent after just one month

Media Center to live in a separate version of Windows 8?

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To the surprise of many, but not all, the same great Windows Media Center from Windows 7 was part of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. What this means for the final version of Windows 8 is still far from known, however, Winunleaked offers up a new clue with the...
Media Center to live in a separate version of Windows 8?

Windows 8 gets first critical Patch Tuesday security bulletins

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Windows 8 hasn't even been on sale for a month yet but is already the recipient of three critical security updates via Microsoft's monthly Patch Tuesday security bulletins, each of which will block flaws that allow remote execution of code on targeted machines. That means flaws in the operating system...
Windows 8 gets first critical Patch Tuesday security bulletins
Asus Windows 8 tablet PCs to start at $599, cost up to $1,299

Apple Unleashes New Mountain Lion System

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With new functions and features, Apple's new operating system further blurs the line between PCs and mobile devices. It offers seamless sharing with third-party networks. But Twitter notifications were limited....
Apple Unleashes New Mountain Lion System
Canonical unveils Ubuntu phone OS that doubles as a "full PC"

The Windows 8 'kick me' sign

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Microsoft no doubt knew it was going to have to face a lot of flak over its new operating system. And here's some more. [Read more]...
The Windows 8 'kick me' sign
Windows 8 primer: how to navigate Microsoft's new operating system

Everything The Next BlackBerrys Need If RIM Wants To Beat The iPhone (Or At Least Match It) (RIMM)

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RIM will completely revamp its BlackBerry line later this year with a new operating system called BlackBerry 10.  We already got a sneak peek at some of the features a few weeks ago, but it's obvious the software is still in the very early stages right now. RIM is essentially...
Everything The Next BlackBerrys Need If RIM Wants To Beat The iPhone (Or At Least Match It) (RIMM)
iPhone 5 sells record 5 million units, but fails to ignite the same app marketing frenzy of the 4S

iPad Mini may be unveiled on Oct. 23 -- stealing limelight from Microsoft's Surface

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Most recently in the iPad Mini rumor mill, we heard that Apple was going to send out invites on October 10 for an event on the 17th. Well that date has come and gone without a peep from Apple. Now it looks like the company may be aiming for...
iPad Mini may be unveiled on Oct. 23 -- stealing limelight from Microsoft's Surface

Apple Is Going To Reveal New Apple TV Software In Two Weeks -- REPORT (AAPL)

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Apple will unveil a new operating system for its Apple TV box next week at WWDC, reports BGR. This new OS is supposedly the same one that will run on Apple's highly-anticipated HDTV. It will make use of something called "control out," allowing third-party accessory manufacturers to let the television...
Apple Is Going To Reveal New Apple TV Software In Two Weeks -- REPORT (AAPL)

Video: R.I.M. Rests Hopes on BlackBerry 10

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Brian X. Chen and Peter Lattman discuss Research in Motion's hopes for a comeback with BlackBerry 10. While people have been pessimistic about the company's chances to regain its footing in the smartphone market, the response to its new operating system was generally positive....
Video: R.I.M. Rests Hopes on BlackBerry 10

Customer satisfaction with Microsoft software declines slightly after Windows 8 launch

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New data from the American Customer Satisfaction Index shows satisfaction with Microsoft software declining slightly this year, falling 1.3 points to a score of 74 on a scale of 100. The result follows the release of Windows 8 last fall, with a new interface that creates a learning curve for...
Customer satisfaction with Microsoft software declines slightly after Windows 8 launch
Samsung reportedly uninterested in Firefox OS for its budget phones

Here's Microsoft's First Commercial For Windows 8 (MSFT)

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Microsoft's first TV spot for Windows 8 started running this weekend. The new operating system, which features a brand new touch-friendly interface instead of the traditional Start menu, will launch on October 26.  We first spotted the ad on Neowin. Take a look: Please follow SAI on Twitter and Facebook.Join...
Here's Microsoft's First Commercial For Windows 8 (MSFT)

Here's Everything We Know About IFA, The iPhone Tracking Technology In Apple's iOS 6 (AAPL)

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Apple consumers are a dedicated bunch, but how do they feel about advertisers tracking their every move while using their beloved iPhones and iPads? Although Apple allows users to limit ad tracking within its new operating system, iOS 6 -- here's an easy how-to -- we still don't know a...
Here's Everything We Know About IFA, The iPhone Tracking Technology In Apple's iOS 6 (AAPL)
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