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Fold-away physical iPhone keyboard hits Kickstarter
Hands on with the Kyocera Rise, a rare phone w/ Android 4.0 and a physical keyboard

"Trust me, this phone doesn't need the first hundred pages."

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"Trust me, this phone doesn't need the first hundred pages." - Ralph de la Vega, then the Cingular Wireless COO, on what he told the "outraged" board to why he let Apple break the carrier's spec rules (having to do with a physical keyboard, in this case). The rest of...
"Trust me, this phone doesn't need the first hundred pages."

Ask Engadget: Tablets for Students?

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We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from a pair of guys called Joe on opposite sides of the planet that both need a tablet-based solution for their...
Ask Engadget: Tablets for Students?

Blackberry launches new Dev Alpha C handset with physical keyboard

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Blackberry's just launched a new Dev Alpha C program to let developers create apps for handsets with a physical keyboard. Developing...Filed under: Cellphones, BlackberryComments...
Blackberry launches new Dev Alpha C handset with physical keyboard

REVIEW: The New BlackBerry Phone (BBRY)

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BlackBerry lost its way over the years. You can't argue against that. Even after the launch of the iPhone, the company buried its head in the sand and refused to admit the future of smartphones was in gorgeous touchscreen hardware with friendly, innovative interfaces.  Consumers started ditching their BlackBerrys for...
REVIEW: The New BlackBerry Phone (BBRY)

RIM patents trapezoidal BlackBerry keyboards for slanty-thumbed texters

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RIM is utterly devoted to the physical keyboard, but how do you deal with sausage-fingered emailers who can't pick out individual keys? Thanks to this newly-granted 2009 patent, the company has the solution -- a trapezoidal keyboard designed to offer easier access of type-weary thumbs and wider keys for...
RIM patents trapezoidal BlackBerry keyboards for slanty-thumbed texters

Tablet Users Are Geezer Couch Potatoes, Says New Report

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New research shows that tablet owners are more likely to be older - and far more interested in consuming content than producing it. Those demographics blow holes in popular tablet-as-PC-replacement theories. Smartphone Users Like Tablets The insights come from a report last week from market analyst comScore, which also...
Tablet Users Are Geezer Couch Potatoes, Says New Report

Razr-like Motorola Droid 4 lands on Verizon Feb. 10 for $200

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Motorola’s fourth-generation Droid smartphone with 4G LTE data speeds will launch on Verizon Wireless on Friday, Feb. 10 for $200 on a 2-year contract, the company announced today. The first Motorola Droid smartphone was one of the first great Android devices when it was released in November 2009. Droid...
Razr-like Motorola Droid 4 lands on Verizon Feb. 10 for $200
Photos Of The Newest BlackBerry With A Keyboard, The Q10 (BBRY)

Leaked photos show RIM's first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, new apps 'FocalPoint' and 'Story Maker'

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Research In Motion (RIM) is working hard on its upcoming BlackBerry 10 platform, which of course means there are leaks to prove it. The latest images, courtesy of BlackBerry Italia, show the first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, codenamed BlackBerry London, in all its touchscreen glory. It’s unclear right now whether the...
Leaked photos show RIM's first BlackBerry 10 smartphone, new apps 'FocalPoint' and 'Story Maker'
Five Years Of Android: The Devices That Defined Google's Mobile OS

Here’s every Windows 8 keyboard shortcut you will ever need

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Alright you Windows 8 fans, I suspect that most of you are not running the Consumer Preview on a tablet, which means that you likely installed it on a machine that has a physical keyboard. You are therefore in luck. Well, what I am about to show you works with...
Here’s every Windows 8 keyboard shortcut you will ever need

BlackBerry Reinvents Itself to Compete with All-Touch Smartphones

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[ See post to watch video ] There is a new smartphone coming to market, running on a new operating system. It’s an all-touch device—with no physical navigation controls and no physical keyboard—and serves as a platform for third-party apps. It’s meant to compete in a world defined by Apple’s...
BlackBerry Reinvents Itself to Compete with All-Touch Smartphones
BlackBerry Q10 to be available at all four major US carriers with suggested price of $249

Sprint Grows LTE Lineup With Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, LG Smartphones

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With Sprint’s 4G LTE network rolling out to 100 more cities in the coming months, the carrier is continuing to add to its selection of compatible smartphones and tablets with the introduction of four new devices today. The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, LG Optimus G, LG Mach and Sprint...
Sprint Grows LTE Lineup With Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, LG Smartphones

Boot up: iPads are PCs (Microsoft says), patent trolls unmasked, Denmark's snoopers, and more

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Plus HTC v Samsung's displays, Turkey throttling social web?, Twitter moves, and moreA quick burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology teamThe future is killer devices connected to amazing cloud services >> The Official Microsoft BlogFrank X Shaw, head of Microsoft PR, was...
Boot up: iPads are PCs (Microsoft says), patent trolls unmasked, Denmark's snoopers, and more

Hands on: Fling Joystick for iPad and other tablets

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The Fling Joystick for iPad is one of the more interesting accessories available for the iPad and other tablets. With the graphics capabilities of tablets approaching console quality, the biggest hurdle facing in-depth gaming on capacitive touchscreen devices is the lack of physical controls. Similar comments were of course leveled...
Hands on: Fling Joystick for iPad and other tablets
BlackBerry Z10 leaked as name of first BlackBerry 10 phone

Motorola Droid 4 Review: Initial Impressions (Video)

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Before we chat out the Droid 4 there’s a bit of other news we need to address right quick. As you’ll surely notice, we’re doing smartphone reviews a little differently now. That said, this video and my basic hands-on impressions are just the first in a three-part series reviewing...
Motorola Droid 4 Review: Initial Impressions (Video)

How To Buy A Smartphone: Which Is Better, Android or iPhone?

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What is the difference between Android and the iPhone, really? Where do Windows Phone and BlackBerry fit in? All these platforms do basically the same thing (connect a phone to the Internet and applications), but there are fundamental differences. Determining what kind of smartphone is right for you means knowing...
How To Buy A Smartphone: Which Is Better, Android or iPhone?

iPad Accessories: A Quick Guide to Apple’s Official Add-Ons

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The minimum you’ve forked out (or are planning to fork out) for the Apple iPad is $499, so paying out for accessories on top of that might sting a little.To try and help you decide what’s actually worth spending extra money on, we’ve taken a look at the official...
iPad Accessories: A Quick Guide to Apple’s Official Add-Ons

Dell XPS 12 Convertible Touch: laptop meets tablet

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With the now-shipping Windows 8 fully controllable by touch as well as mouse and keyboard, you're bound to see some innovative portable designs such as the Dell XPS 12 Convertible Touch Ultrabook that take advantage of touch. In the XPS 12's case you can rotate its 12.5-inch touchscreen to...
Dell XPS 12 Convertible Touch: laptop meets tablet

Michael Gartenberg: Looking beneath the Surface

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The physical keyboard and inclusion of Office are differentiators that make a straight-up comparison with iPads and Android tablets impossible....
Michael Gartenberg: Looking beneath the Surface

AT&T Adds Pantech Renue for the Eco-Conscious Texter

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AT&T’s latest quick-messaging phone will help you keep in touch with friends and family and help reduce your carbon footprint. Available now for $69.99 with a two-year contract and after a $50 mail-in rebate, the Pantech Renue features a design built from 67 percent recyclable material and comes in packaging...
AT&T Adds Pantech Renue for the Eco-Conscious Texter

RIM CEO: We are not abanoning physical keyboards

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Research In Motion's CEO Thorsten Heins met with a roomful of reporters at the company's annual conference and clarified RIM's position on its physical keyboard. [Read more]...
RIM CEO: We are not abanoning physical keyboards
The Keyboard Lives On As BlackBerry Unboxes BB10-Based Touch-Qwerty Hybrid Q10

BlackBerry creates new developer device with keyboard

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BlackBerry has launched a new developer-specific smartphone designed to aid in creating BlackBerry 10 apps for devices with a physical keyboard. The BlackBerry Z10 Dev Alpha C was also announced at the same time as updates to the WebWorks SDK and the Ripple Emulator at the BlackBerry Jam Europe event...
BlackBerry creates new developer device with keyboard

How would you change the LG DoublePlay?

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It's almost baffling to see a modern Android smartphone with such an archaic design in a world more accustomed to the Galaxy Nexus. Still, LG's late-2011 DoublePlay has a slide-out physical keyboard and that dinky second screen which reminds us of a phone that's years out of date. However,...
How would you change the LG DoublePlay?

BlackBerry Q10 Coming to T-Mobile June 5

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T-Mobile announced today that the physical keyboard-packing BlackBerry Q10 will be available in stores and online starting June 5. The cost is $100 down, with 24 equal monthly payments of $20 with the carrier’s Simple Choice Plan. The smartphone features a 3.1-inch touchscreen, 4G LTE support and HD voice capabilities,...
BlackBerry Q10 Coming to T-Mobile June 5
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