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iPhone OS 4.0 Secrets: Faces and more in Photos app

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Filed under: iPhone Looks like the iPhone OS 4.0 update will bring ever more Desktop-class features into the mobile sphere. An anonymous TUAW tipster has sent in the following photos, showing several new features in action. These include Faces for iPhone, e-mail resizing options, and a kick-ass assets editor that...
iPhone OS 4.0 Secrets: Faces and more in Photos app

Reuters says Insignia Flex Tablet may cost $239 to $259, we'd say it faces stiff odds

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Best Buy omitted a handful of details when it unveiled the Insignia Flex Tablet last week, not the least of which is the price that usually sells Insignia-branded gear. A Reuters tipster claims to have filled in that blank: the 9.7-inch, Ice Cream Sandwich-based slate will reportedly cost between...
Reuters says Insignia Flex Tablet may cost $239 to $259, we'd say it faces stiff odds
LG Optimus G Pro revealed in new leak, said to have 5-inch, 1080p display

HUD Google Glasses are real and they are coming soon

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We detailled the first information out of the Google [x] Glasses project in December. They are in late prototype stages of wearable glasses that look similar to thick-rimmed glasses that “normal people” wear.  However, these provide a display with a heads up computer interface.  There are a few buttons...
HUD Google Glasses are real and they are coming soon

Prenda Law Tries To Close The Barn Door After The Horse Has Lawyered Up

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Ken White blogs at Popehat. He's a litigator and criminal defense attorney at Brown White & Newhouse LLP in Los Angeles. His views are his alone, not those of his firm. My prior coverage of the Prenda Law saga is here. Yesterday, March 14, as Judge Wright was busy...
Prenda Law Tries To Close The Barn Door After The Horse Has Lawyered Up

Canon EOS 5D Mark III reportedly goes on sale March 25th, manual already online

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We already knew Canon's flagship EOS 5D Mark III would hit shelves by the end of March, and now it looks like you can circle a very special date in your calendar. A tipster sent in that shot of Best Buy's database, which confirms the retailer will start selling...
Canon EOS 5D Mark III reportedly goes on sale March 25th, manual already online

More HTC Endeavor whispers: SLCD display, thin chassis, 32GB and no microSD

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Months of rumors about the HTC Endeavor (aka the One X, Edge, Ville) have layered up to provide a pretty complete (if not totally reliable) picture of the forthcoming Tegra 3-powered Android handset. There's room for a few more brush-strokes, however, and one of MoDaCo's tipsters is happy to...
More HTC Endeavor whispers: SLCD display, thin chassis, 32GB and no microSD
iTunes Store reportedly continues international rollout in Russia, Turkey, and the Ukraine

Best Buy reveals Insignia Flex Tablet, 9.7-inches of Android 4.0

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It's been a little while since we visited anything from Best Buy's Insignia brand, but this new tablet from the retailer just caught our (or rather a tipster's) eye. Called the Insignia Flex, it's a 9.7-inch, dual-core 1GHz, Android 4.0 slate that promises up to ten hours of battery...
Best Buy reveals Insignia Flex Tablet, 9.7-inches of Android 4.0

Apple retail stores mistakingly discounting iPad 2 by up to $200?

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Yesterday we told you that iPad 2 was already being discounted by $100, as announced by Apple during the new iPad unveiling, through a number of retailers including BestBuy and RadioShack. According to one tipster, Apple retail stores too are already offering the discounted iPad 2. However, in the...
Apple retail stores mistakingly discounting iPad 2 by up to $200?

Rumor: AT&T getting full-size 4G SIMs for Galaxy Nexus

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A rumor from an uncommon source has an AT&T version of the Galaxy Nexus close. A tipster leaked stock units to Andro Rev that pointed to full-size, likely LTE-capable SIM cards intended for the phone, implying that the phone itself might support the faster data. Most if not all of...
Rumor: AT&T getting full-size 4G SIMs for Galaxy Nexus

REPORT: Best Buy Is Laying Off 2,400 Employees (BBY)

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UPDATE: CNBC is reporting that Best Buy is laying off 2,400 total employees, including the 600+ Geek Squad workers. Original: Best Buy is laying off around 650 members of its Geek Squad, reports KARE 11. The Geek Squad positions that work on appliances and televisions in customers' homes are the ones being...
REPORT: Best Buy Is Laying Off 2,400 Employees (BBY)
LG LS860 leaked: a five-row QWERTY sliding smartphone with Sprint LTE?

Please Don’t Let This Be What The EVO One Looks Like

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Well, I suppose it was bound to happen. Just one day before HTC and Sprint kick off their so-called collaboration event in New York City, the team at PocketNow has gotten their hands on what they claim is the first press shot of the device to be unveiled: the EVO...
Please Don’t Let This Be What The EVO One Looks Like
Report: Obsidian hit with layoffs, next-gen project canceled, South Park affected

Day After Facebook IPO, Facebook.com Appears to Be Having Some Problems

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Facebook is either very slow or it's not even loading for me.Do we have to pay now or be shareholders? @rebeccacoleman — Peter vT (@PvT) February 2, 2012 A tipster wrote into Betabeat this afternoon to complain about not being able to get into the social network. You know the...
Day After Facebook IPO, Facebook.com Appears to Be Having Some Problems

Apple Testing Expanded iPhone Repair Options Through Authorized Service Providers in Canada

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Apple has launched an iPhone repair pilot program for Apple Certified Service Providers in Canada that will allow certain certified centers to offer iPhone repairs after store technicians have completed Apple-required iOS Certification. According to a tipster, the third party service sites will be able to offer repairs for the...
Apple Testing Expanded iPhone Repair Options Through Authorized Service Providers in Canada
Google hosting Project Glass hackathons in San Francisco and New York, giving Explorers an early crack at their pre-order

Facebook Lets Small Businesses Quickly Contact Its Customer Support Via Chat To Cut Call Center Costs

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Understanding Facebook marketing and ads can be tough for small businesses. So Facebook’s customer service department has been quietly testing a Salesforce-powered system that lets businesses contact it over Facebook Chat instead of phone calls. This gives merchants a quick and convenient way to get answers while they run their...
Facebook Lets Small Businesses Quickly Contact Its Customer Support Via Chat To Cut Call Center Costs

Windows 8 Phone Style RT Pro Live 3 Mesh

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Windows 8 Phone Style RT Pro Live 3 Mesh: Tom Warren: Microsoft is killing off the use of its Metro design name to describe a tiled interface in Windows Phone and Windows 8. We brought you news of the change earlier today, but a tipster has provided an internal memo...
Windows 8 Phone Style RT Pro Live 3 Mesh

Purple Samsung Galaxy S III coming to Sprint on April 12th for $99

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Last month, a purple Galaxy S III first reared its regal-hued exterior accompanied by claims that it would launch on Sprint sometime in April. Tonight, a tipster sent a screenshot our way that's pegged the aubergine handset for an April 12th release on the Now Network. With the help...
Purple Samsung Galaxy S III coming to Sprint on April 12th for $99
Carphone's inventory system lists 'LG Nexus 4′, possible Oct. 29 unveiling (Photo)
Nexus 7 reportedly shipping in the UK from Ebuyer, some orders scheduled to arrive on July 13th

Time Warner Cable's TWC TV app will add some VOD, live TV streaming while away from home

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Time Warner Cable has expanded its TWC TV IP streaming of broadcast television to several different platforms since its launch two years ago, but so far it's been limited to use inside subscriber's homes. That will change tomorrow, according to a tipster who informed us a new version of...
Time Warner Cable's TWC TV app will add some VOD, live TV streaming while away from home
Exclusive: Galaxy Note II Official Specs, Details, Images
Groupon Exposes Customer Emails In Google Results…Again

Facebook Starts Letting iOS Users Auto-Upload All Their Snapshots With Photo Sync

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It’s not just for Android anymore. Either through API savvy or its iOS bake-in deal with Apple, Facebook figured out how to enable background auto-uploads and is now testing Photo Sync with a few iOS users. A tipster got us a screenshot and Facebook confirms iOS Photo Sync is a continuation...
Facebook Starts Letting iOS Users Auto-Upload All Their Snapshots With Photo Sync

Report: Google Nexus tablet press images leak online [Photos]

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Display captures of press images for the Google Nexus allegedly leaked online today, which reveal the Asus-manufactured tablet looking like a huge Galaxy Note and Galaxy S III cross. PhoneArena posted the above leaks of the highly anticipated 7-inch tablet. Google is long-rumored to launch the device with the latest...
Report: Google Nexus tablet press images leak online [Photos]

Sony Xperia Z spotted early on CES show floor

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The Sony Xperia Z has seen its fair share of pre-CES leaks, so it comes as no surprise to us that the 5-inch, 1080p smartphone is ready to take the show by storm at tomorrow's press conference. We've been waiting for some real-world evidence of the device's existence, however,...
Sony Xperia Z spotted early on CES show floor
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