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Philips W732 Android 4.0 smartphone coming to China, has 2,400mAh battery for extended web surfing

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The terms "Philips" and "phone" aren't as synonymous as they used to be in the US, but the manufacturer does crank out a smartphone from time to time in China nonetheless. Following the Gingerbread-based W632, Philips is now readying the W732: the smartphone features Ice Cream Sandwich, a 4.3-inch...
Philips W732 Android 4.0 smartphone coming to China, has 2,400mAh battery for extended web surfing

Another Apple vs. Samsung Battle: The Mobile Web

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There’s no shortage of battles that come down to Apple and Samsung. From the retail shelves to the courtroom, the two companies have emerged as the clear rivals when it comes to smartphones. And things are no different when it comes to the mobile Web. Chitika, which tracks Web share...
Another Apple vs. Samsung Battle: The Mobile Web
RCA reinvents mobile TV for the tablet universe

19 Tips Every Windows 7 User Needs to Know

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Your OS drives your whole PC experience, so it's your job as an enthusiast to keep it in a high state of tune Twist cap carefully. Only pour into Maximum PC-approved computer tanks. After installing a new OS, most people just jump right in and start driving it through...
19 Tips Every Windows 7 User Needs to Know

Asus PadFone 2 is a modular phone and tablet combo

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Some people carry tablets, some people carry phones. Asus is betting there’s a market for folks that want to carry a tablet that’s actually powered by their phone, making it seamless to get at data, apps and web services on either device. The PadFone 2 is the newest device combo...
Asus PadFone 2 is a modular phone and tablet combo
Finding Google fiber in your own back yard

6 Ways to Optimize Your Site for the iPad

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The iPad is no Apple Newton. It truly is a revolutionary device. The whimsical blog of “Fake Steve Jobs” calls the iPad a “life-changing, mind-altering product”. Although that may be an overstatement, the iPad is certainly important — to the computing industry, to computer users, and to online marketers. The...
6 Ways to Optimize Your Site for the iPad

Rob Glaser Defines the Superphone and Predicts the Mobile Future

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The future of media will be information consumed on superphones while on the go, said Rob Glaser, chairman of RealNetworks, today in his first public speech since stepping down from his CEO position. In the speech, given in Seattle at a Mobile Broadband Breakfast event, he forecast that by 2013...
Rob Glaser Defines the Superphone and Predicts the Mobile Future

iPad still a destination for fun and games, study finds

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A new study from research firm Consumer Intelligence Research Partners has found that Web surfing and entertainment dominate iPad owners' time with their tablet. [Read more]...
iPad still a destination for fun and games, study finds

These Contact Lenses Could Be The Future Of Augmented Reality

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The future of augmented reality isn't on a smartphone screen or on a pair of cumbersome glasses. The future is a contact lens. Innovega is developing a contact lens called the iOptik lens that will provide the crucial step necessary to perceive an augmented, superimposed 3-D virtual reality. It...
These Contact Lenses Could Be The Future Of Augmented Reality

Should You Pick AT&T Or Verizon For Your New iPad? (AAPL, T, VZ)

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The country's two largest wireless carriers, Verizon and AT&T, will sell Apple's new 4G LTE-powered tablet starting March 16. LTE is the wireless technology that provides data speeds that can be 10 times as fast as the 3G connection you're used to. At times, we've seen LTE speeds on...
Should You Pick AT&T Or Verizon For Your New iPad? (AAPL, T, VZ)
The Only Logical Thing To Do With These Lenovo IdeaPad Ads Is Start A Caption Contest

Study: iPad Accounts for Nearly 95 Percent of Tablet Web Traffic

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There’s no question that the iPad is the dominant force when it comes to tablet sales. But when it comes to usage, the iPad’s power is even more impressive. Aiming to get a sense for how powerful the tablet is, online advertising network Chitika looked at what devices it was...
Study: iPad Accounts for Nearly 95 Percent of Tablet Web Traffic

Facebook Will Come Clean(er) About Its Retargeted Ads

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Last year, Facebook started running ads that used your Web surfing history to target you. Soon they’ll be a little more obvious about the fact that they’re doing it. But not a lot more obvious. After months of discussion with the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Facebook is going to start...
Facebook Will Come Clean(er) About Its Retargeted Ads

Genius Ring Air Mouse scrolls through the FCC, added buttons in tow

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If the Ring Mouse caught your attention a while back, you're in luck. The Genius Ring Air Mouse has tiptoed through the FCC with a dapper new façade and sporting both air cursor and scroll modes. In addition to the left and right clickers we've seen before, this model...
Genius Ring Air Mouse scrolls through the FCC, added buttons in tow

Hawaii's proposed online tracking law comes under fire from ISPs, civil libertarians

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There may be some trouble brewing in paradise, thanks to a seemingly draconian law currently under consideration in Hawaii's state legislature. If passed, H.B. 2288 would require all ISPs within the state to track and store information on their customers, including details on every website they visit, as well...
Hawaii's proposed online tracking law comes under fire from ISPs, civil libertarians

Hip San Francisco Coffee Shop Bans Instagram

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San Francisco’s Four Barrel Coffee made a stir last week when it posted a sign of rules including “not talking about annoying hipster topics”. Ever the fans of self-reference, its bohemian customers wouldn’t stop snapping camera phone pics of the sign so Four Barrel had to update it with a...
Hip San Francisco Coffee Shop Bans Instagram

Ipad mini review: amazing for web surfing in a bar.

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Ipad mini review: amazing for web surfing in a bar.

IBM betas click-recording Firefox add-on

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Scripted web surfing BM Labs has squeezed out a beta version of a Firefox add-on that records a user's online activities so they can be repeated automatically or be printed out for others as step-by-step instructions.…Web threats: Why conventional protection doesn't work...
IBM betas click-recording Firefox add-on

Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)

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If you've been relying on a satellite modem for your daily dose of the Internet, you're probably all too familiar with sub-1Mbps download speeds and an overall painful experience. That's exactly why we've been so impressed with ViaSat and its new 12Mbps down, 3Mbps up Exede residential satellite broadband...
Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)

After His First App Flopped, This Entrepreneur Decided To Build A Startup That Shows You How To Actually Make Money Off Your Apps

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When Kontagent CEO Jeff Tseng wanted to find out how well his app was doing, he couldn't find a way to track his users and whether they were buying anything. So he decided to build the app himself -- and it worked. Unfortunately, it also showed that his app was...
After His First App Flopped, This Entrepreneur Decided To Build A Startup That Shows You How To Actually Make Money Off Your Apps

AMD shows off LiveBox mini desktop based on one of its Fusion chips (video)

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Between the Raspberry Pi and the new Chromebox, we've been spending more time than usual lately talking about miniature desktops. Until now, though, AMD hasn't really entered the discussion; all of the models we've tested have featured either an ARM chip or Intel processor. So we were intrigued, then,...
AMD shows off LiveBox mini desktop based on one of its Fusion chips (video)

Google introduces new 11.6-inch Samsung Chromebook for $249 [video]

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Google (GOOG) isn’t giving up its dream of putting a Chromebook in everyone’s hands yet. The company announced on Thursday a brand new Samsung (005930) Chromebook that weighs 2.5 pounds and measures 0.8-inches thick. Touted as the “Chromebook for everyone,” the notebook has an 11.6-inch display (1366 x 768 resolution),...
Google introduces new 11.6-inch Samsung Chromebook for $249 [video]

Google Chrome DNS Fetching

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The Google Chrome web browser makes use of a feature called DNS fetching (sometimes also called DNS pre-resolving) which aims to speed up the user’s web browsing experience by translating domain names to IP addresses in advance.The computer needs to resolve every domain name to an IP address to be...
Google Chrome DNS Fetching

Mobile Devices Now Make Up About 20 Percent of U.S. Web Traffic

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Mobile Web browsing continues to take off, with smartphones and tablets accounting for 20 percent of Web traffic in the U.S. and Canada, according to a new report. The analysis, from online advertising network Chitika, finds that those stodgy old PCs still produce just under 80 percent of Web traffic,...
Mobile Devices Now Make Up About 20 Percent of U.S. Web Traffic

Happy birthday internet! Here are 15 reasons why I love you | Bim Adewunmi

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The net is 30. Where could you go before, if you liked watching Frasier while someone tickled your feet and called you Nigel?The internet turned 30 this week. As an avid user of the internet, and someone who also recently entered her third decade, I wanted to commemorate the anniversary....
Happy birthday internet! Here are 15 reasons why I love you | Bim Adewunmi

Rumors: Sprint plans to offer TEP coverage for iPhone; Verizon leak hints at shared data plans

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Sprint plans to offer its Total Equipment Protection coverage for the iPhone. SprintFeed received a tip that iPhone users who decided against AppleCare+ may have a second option through the carrier’s alternative insurance program. Sprint device owners can now pay an $8 monthly premium for TEP insurance that covers...
Rumors: Sprint plans to offer TEP coverage for iPhone; Verizon leak hints at shared data plans

March Madness: Time to Control Staff Web-Surfing?

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March Madness: Time to Control Staff Web-Surfing?
Are we ready to archive our online lives? Archify hopes so

The Future of Firefox Personas: Dynamically Changing and Filled with Ambient Info

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Firefox Personas, the designer skins that let web surfers dress up their browser, are now being rebranded "Personas Plus" and are being moved over to Mozilla's add-on gallery to join the other plugins. With the move, Mozilla has also announced that development work on this popular personalization program is continuing...
The Future of Firefox Personas: Dynamically Changing and Filled with Ambient Info
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