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Citrix acquires online collaboration platform Podio

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Citrix has announced that it has acquired Podio, the Copenhagen-based online collaboration service. Aimed at businesses, Podio is a service that allows users to create their own apps for use within their teams. So, the accountancy team could create an app to automate their workflow, for example. Founded by Jon...
Citrix acquires online collaboration platform Podio

Nokia banks on social integration to help boost mobile phone sales

www.pcworld.com
Nokia's latest advanced feature phone, the Asha 210, comes with a physical key to access WhatsApp messaging, as well as software clients for Twitter and Facebook.The launch of the new member of the Asha family follows Nokia's announcement last week that sales of its mobile phones in the first...
Nokia banks on social integration to help boost mobile phone sales

Palm webOS 1.4 Update Comes Today, Brings Video Capture, Flash 10 Support

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The folks at Engadget have managed to dig up a full changelog of the upcoming Palm Pre and Pixi webOS update, version 1.4, and it’s definitely an interesting one.Besides bringing a couple of bug fixes, it’s also quite loaded with new feature, some of which long-awaited, such as video...
Palm webOS 1.4 Update Comes Today, Brings Video Capture, Flash 10 Support

Twitter Launches Official Android Client

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Interesting that it doesn’t look anything at all like Tweetie — the official Twitter clients for iPhone and Android thus don’t look anything alike. (Unless they plan to remake Tweetie to look like this Android app, which would only happen over Loren Brichter’s dead body.) Also interesting: the Android app...
Twitter Launches Official Android Client

Humin App Adds a Human Touch to Your Phone's Address Book

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Take a look at your smartphone’s address book. Maybe it does a good job of storing basic contact information, but it doesn’t tell you much about the person beyond that, and if you have a lot of contacts it can get pretty messy. One San Francisco-based company is looking to...
Humin App Adds a Human Touch to Your Phone's Address Book
Facebook's Graph Search = The Ultimate Online Dating Service?

Boot up: Path's spam burst, the curly smartphone, Galaxy S4 v iPhone 5 (redux)

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Plus Jawbone tries BodyMedia for size, the endless meme of the 'smaller iPhone', original iPhone approaches obsolescence, and moreA burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamThe antisocial network: Path texts my entire phonebook at 6am >> Branded3Stephen Kenwright: 6am: When I rolled...
Boot up: Path's spam burst, the curly smartphone, Galaxy S4 v iPhone 5 (redux)

Facebook opens mobile Messenger app to non-users in play for ubiquity

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Facebook today announced that it would begin allowing non-Facebook users to use its standalone Messenger app on Android to send messages to the contacts in their phonebook who are on Facebook or also use Messenger. By opening its messaging service to non-Facebook users, the social network can reach millions more...
Facebook opens mobile Messenger app to non-users in play for ubiquity

Current Caller ID app adds social info, weather details, suggests a good time to ring back

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If staring at the incoming callers' visage just wasn't enough, Current's Caller ID might worth a try. The utility app adds a raft of extra detail to your smartphone when it rings, from recent tweets and status updates through to weather conditions and even location data. After loading up...
Current Caller ID app adds social info, weather details, suggests a good time to ring back

Who Owns iPad.com? (AAPL)

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Apple doesn't own iPad.com and hasn't even disputed ownership of the domain, as pointed out by tech journalist Robin Wauters via a tweet. A Whois lookup (think of it as a phonebook for websites) reveals that iPad.com is registered to Network Solutions, a domain name and web hosting company. When...
Who Owns iPad.com? (AAPL)
Hoiio Live gives you another option for managing phonebook data in the cloud

Phonedeck lets you manage all your smartphone activity from your desktop

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Phonedeck launched in private beta late last year, and in the invitation-only period it has managed to bring on board 50,000 users globally through word-of-mouth. The cloud-based mobile phone management platform has taken on board all the feedback over the past four months, and is rolling out to the public...
Phonedeck lets you manage all your smartphone activity from your desktop

Google Ventures-Backed Messaging Startup, Just.me, Launches iOS App In 155 Countries/32 Languages, Aiming To Rattle Social's Cage

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Following its beta launch at the end of January, just.me, the mobile messaging startup from Keith Teare, co-founder of TechCrunch and partner at incubator Archimedes Labs, has launched its first app, available initially for iPhones and iPod Touch. Just.me had planned on an earlier release of the app but said today it held back so...
Google Ventures-Backed Messaging Startup, Just.me, Launches iOS App In 155 Countries/32 Languages, Aiming To Rattle Social's Cage

Now At 17M+ Users, Rebtel Brings Cheap VoIP Calls, Texts To The iPad

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With Skype under Microsoft ownership, Rebtel now claims to be the largest independent mobile VoIP provider, with 17 million users in over 200 countries accessing its service over WiFi and 3G on iPhone, Android, and PCs. Rebtel has added two million users since February, and is seeing an average of...
Now At 17M+ Users, Rebtel Brings Cheap VoIP Calls, Texts To The iPad
Skype now available for BlackBerry Q10, coming to Z10 with 10.1 OS update

Facebook to reveal 'new home on Android' next week

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Facebook will be holding a product announcement at its headquarters next Thursday. Members of the press were given an invitation saying, “Come see our new home on Android.” We haven’t heard what the product will be, but it could be an overhauled Android app or a modified version of the...
Facebook to reveal 'new home on Android' next week

Malware strikes iOS for the first time: Apple must do more to help users stay safe

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A malware scare on a mobile device? Must be Android, right? In this case, that’s only half correct. A new malicious app has been detected by Kaspersky Labs, and it affects both Android and Apple’s carefully guarded iOS platform. Does this indicate some previously unknown vulnerability in both platforms? Not...
Malware strikes iOS for the first time: Apple must do more to help users stay safe

Ridding the World of Auto-Voice Lady: Modo Labs Launches Tours and Admissions Modules

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I remember registering for courses at university. It was like dialing-in a tour through the 10 courts of Hell with a phonebook-sized course guide. On the other end of the line a slow, drawling automated voice led the hellish tour, heckling your every choice. “You signed up for 8…9…6…5…3…5….3…0…1… Human...
Ridding the World of Auto-Voice Lady: Modo Labs Launches Tours and Admissions Modules

Social networking app Path is spamming users' contacts with random messages and calls

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Smart journal and social networking app Path is experiencing further technical problems today after a number of users reported how multiple spam messages were being sent out to people in their address books. Digital marketer Stephen Kenwright was woken up at 6am this morning after his father told him that he...
Social networking app Path is spamming users' contacts with random messages and calls

The WhatsApp-friendly Asha 210 is a reminder of Nokia's low-end capabilities

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WhatsApp should receive a boost in emerging markets through a Nokia phone, announced on Wednesday, that features a dedicated hard key for the SMS rival. The Asha 210, which will come in both single- and dual-SIM versions with retail prices starting at $72, has a physical QWERTY keyboard and is...
The WhatsApp-friendly Asha 210 is a reminder of Nokia's low-end capabilities

Sync.ME Launches Android Version After After Hitting Five Million Installs On iPhone

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Cobook, a contact management app alternative to Mac OS X’s default address book, today released its iOS version, which creates a unified address book by syncing your iPhone contacts with data from social networks. But the game just got more competitive, as Sync.ME, a social contact synchronization service displays the...
Sync.ME Launches Android Version After After Hitting Five Million Installs On iPhone
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