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T-Mobile USA Announces Major 4G Coverage Expansion in 14 Markets, Solavei MVNO Targets iPhone Users

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T-Mobile USA today announced that it has made significant enhancements to its 4G network in 14 areas, signaling continued efforts to support the iPhone on its fastest 4G networks. T-Mobile has announced that it will officially begin offering the iPhone sometime next year.Today, we're announcing technology advancements in 14 new...
T-Mobile USA Announces Major 4G Coverage Expansion in 14 Markets, Solavei MVNO Targets iPhone Users

Facebook agrees to acquire Microsoft Atlas

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Facebook today announced that it has agreed to buy Atlas Advertiser Suite from Microsoft. The deal has been anticipated for months after AllThingsD reported that the companies were talking in December and Ad Age reported that the acquisition was imminent earlier this month. Facebook did not disclose the terms of the...
Facebook agrees to acquire Microsoft Atlas

Apple WWDC 2012 announced for June 11th

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Apple Worldwide Developers Conference to Kick Off June 11 at Moscone West in San Francisco CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Apple® today announced that it will hold its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) June 11 through June 15 at San Francisco’s Moscone West. At this year’s five-day conference, developers will learn about...
Apple WWDC 2012 announced for June 11th

After iOS fail, Google debuts MoreThanAMap.com to celebrate 800k sites and apps using its Maps API

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Google today announced that 800,000 Web sites and apps are actively using its Google Maps API. To celebrate the milestone, the search giant has launched MoreThanAMap.com which showcases how developers are leveraging the features of the Maps API. While millions of users simply visit maps.google.com to find where they need...
After iOS fail, Google debuts MoreThanAMap.com to celebrate 800k sites and apps using its Maps API

Twitter kills off @Anywhere

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After announcing a tool yesterday to embed interactive timelines of tweets as part of its Twitter for Websites family, Twitter today announced that it is killing off @Anywhere. The company is “sunsetting” the service as it focuses on further building out Twitter for Websites. The death date is December 6,...
Twitter kills off @Anywhere
Eyetease extends the "connectivity as advertisement" mentality to London cabs

HTC shuffles execs in renewed comeback effort

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Shares of HTC (2498) have tumbled in the past year and the struggling manufacturer has seen its revenue fall for four straight quarters. Though it continues to build appealing smartphones, the Taiwanese company keeps losing market share to Samsung (005930) and Apple (AAPL), among others. In an attempt to reverse this...
HTC shuffles execs in renewed comeback effort

After being ousted from Yahoo, Scott Thompson ‘resigns’ from Splunk board

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As you probably know, former PayPal exec Scott Thompson was recently forced out of Yahoo, mere months after joining the beleaguered Internet company as chief executive officer. Thompson had misstated his credentials in regulatory filings and other places by claiming he had a computer science degree on his résumé. Now,...
After being ousted from Yahoo, Scott Thompson ‘resigns’ from Splunk board
News Corp's iPad-Only Newspaper The Daily Shutting Down, Brand And Some Staff Folded Into New York Post
Fantastical Mac Calendar gets updated with iCal and iOS reminders, bugfixes
Wowzapp: Microsoft Opens Registration For Its Worldwide Windows 8 Hackathon In November

Five things Microsoft should do in Office 15

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Microsoft today announced that the Technical Preview for Office 15 for all of its Office products and servers is available for a group of select testers, and is giving no hint as to what's in it. I'm not privy to plans, but here are five things I'd like to see...
Five things Microsoft should do in Office 15

Oracle Earnings Meet The Street, As Profits Rise, Sales Drop

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Oracle just reported its earnings results for the quarter ended in August, and the headline is that sales are down, though net profits on a GAAP basis are up. On a non-GAAP basis, which is the number everyone looks at first, Oracle earned 53 cents a share, up 11 percent,...
Oracle Earnings Meet The Street, As Profits Rise, Sales Drop

BlackBerry 10 app catalog now boasts 100,000 applications; 30,000 added in last 7 weeks

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BlackBerry, formerly known as Research in Motion, today announced that its app catalog has grown by more than 30,000 apps for BlackBerry 10 in seven weeks, recently hitting a total of 100,000 applications. This isn’t entirely unexpected, and it tells us little about BlackBerry’s chances of a turn-around for its...
BlackBerry 10 app catalog now boasts 100,000 applications; 30,000 added in last 7 weeks

BlackBerry Gets A Helping Hand From Canada, With A $256M Loan To Telefonica For BB Devices

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BlackBerry last week posted better than expected quarterly results, but it’s not out of the woods yet. Now Canada is stepping in to help. Today, Export Development Canada, the Canadian export credit agency, announced that it has provided a €200 million ($256 million) working capital facility to Telefonica, one of...
BlackBerry Gets A Helping Hand From Canada, With A $256M Loan To Telefonica For BB Devices

Six Degrees raises £8m and completes acquisition of Cloud Computing Centre

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Six Degrees Group today announced that it has raised £8 million ($12.4m) in new funding from Penta Capital and has completed the acquisition of Cloud Computing Centre (CCC). Six Degrees Group is a privately-owned managed data services provider. It serves UK mid-market and corporate customers. The Group has a converged services portfolio...
Six Degrees raises £8m and completes acquisition of Cloud Computing Centre
Verizon to add 27 new 4G LTE markets, expand in 47 others this week

nTelos Wireless to Launch iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 with $50 Discounts on April 20

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Regional U.S. carrier nTelos Wireless today announced that it will begin offering the iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 beginning on April 20. The carrier will be offering the devices at a $50 discount relative to pricing through Apple and the major carriers, with iPhone 4S priced at $149.99/$249.99/$349.99 and the...
nTelos Wireless to Launch iPhone 4S and iPhone 4 with $50 Discounts on April 20

Sprint Seals Deal For 100% Ownership Of Clearwire, At $2.97 Per Share Or $2.2 Billion Total

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Sprint today announced that it has arranged an agreement with Clearwire to buy out the remainder of the smaller company for $2.2 billion, or $2.97 per share. The final price is at the top of the reported ceiling put on the total cost of the acquisition reportedly placed on the...
Sprint Seals Deal For 100% Ownership Of Clearwire, At $2.97 Per Share Or $2.2 Billion Total

Samsung partners with headphones maker Jays, looks to rival HTC’s Beats?

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South Korean smartphone giant Samsung today announced that it has signed a partnership with Swedish headphone maker Jays to market the audio specialist’s award-winning v-JAYS equipment alongside Samsung’s smartphone devices in South Korea throughout February. With Samsung heading to Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona next month, the company will...
Samsung partners with headphones maker Jays, looks to rival HTC’s Beats?

BlackBerry World music and video offerings detailed, next day downloads for TV

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We're just a few short days away from the official debut of BlackBerry 10 -- RIM's effort to remain relevant in a market it helped pioneer. With the move to a next-gen platform, it also became clear that media would need to be added to marketplace offerings. When it...
BlackBerry World music and video offerings detailed, next day downloads for TV

VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion (VMW)

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VMware today announced that it will gobble up one of the hottest startups in the Valley for $1.26 billion: Nicira. Nicira just came out of stealth mode in February and it was one of the hottest, most talked about startups in the network industry. That's because Nicira makes technology that...
VMware Buys Nicira For $1.26 Billion (VMW)

Google Updates Google Drive For iOS With Editing Features

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Last week, we caught a blog post Google wasn’t supposed to publish yet. In it, the company announced that it would soon bring editing features to the Google Drive app for iOS. Today, Google made these updates official and Google Drive for iPhone and iPad does now indeed allow you...
Google Updates Google Drive For iOS With Editing Features
Nvidia's new Santa Clara campus could rival Apple's 'spaceship' in scope
Apple eyes security, buys fingerprint sensor company AuthenTec for $356M

Australia's Optus launches 4G network in Sydney, Perth & Newcastle

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Optus today announced that it has launched a 4G network covering Sydney, Perth and Newcastle, with coverage in Melbourne set to begin from September 15. Australian telecommunications giant Telstra has been building a 4G network for some time, and has coverage in many medium-to-large cities in all eight states and...
Australia's Optus launches 4G network in Sydney, Perth & Newcastle

Dell Taps Former CA Head Swainson to Run Software Unit

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Dell today announced that it had hired Johns Swainson, the former CEO of Computer Associates, as president of its new software group. He will report to CEO and founder Michael Dell. He’d also been heavily recruited. Sources familiar with the situation told me that Swainson had been in line for...
Dell Taps Former CA Head Swainson to Run Software Unit
Google Adds Trail Maps For 100 Additional Ski Resorts To Google Maps

Mountain Lion downloaded 3 million times over last four days

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In a Press release, Apple today announced that Mountain Lion had been downloaded over 3 million times since launch, making it the “most successful” OS X release in Apple’s history.  The $19.99 upgrade is available only via the Mac App Store but can be made into a USB Stick which would...
Mountain Lion downloaded 3 million times over last four days

Google Will Update Chrome For Apple’s New Retina Displays, Already Available In Canary Build

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Apple’s new MacBook Pro with Retina display definitely pushes the idea of what a modern screen should look like forward, but it also means developers will have to adapt their apps to these high resolutions to make sure their apps don’t look bad. During its announcement earlier this week, Apple...
Google Will Update Chrome For Apple’s New Retina Displays, Already Available In Canary Build
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