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Panasonic announces new wireless and Lightning-compatible stereos and speakers

iPhone 5: What does it mean for developers and apps?

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Swift updates in store for the short term, but hopes of better App Store discovery features frustrated for nowApple's iPhone 5 launch held few surprises on the hardware front, thanks to the barrage of pretty-accurate leaks in the weeks leading up to the event. But now the new handset has...
iPhone 5: What does it mean for developers and apps?
Trouble Down Under: Apple To Cough Up $2.2M Over Misleading Australian iPad 4G Ads

FCC issues order to boost wireless connectivity at stadiums, tunnels, airports

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CenturyLink Field (Photo via Rennet Stowe) Have you ever lost your cell phone connectivity in a tunnel, subway or sports stadium? We have, including some of our frustrating visits to CenturyLink Field here in Seattle. Well, a new order from the Federal Communications Commission could help solve this wireless bottleneck. The FCC...
FCC issues order to boost wireless connectivity at stadiums, tunnels, airports
Shipments of NFC-enabled handsets reached 30 million units in 2011
Apple Reveals LTE iPads For Verizon, AT&T, Rogers, Telus, And Bell

If The Spec Is Dead, So Is The Nexus Tablet

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It seems the much-rumored Google Nexus Tablet is nearing release. Citing Basemark benchmarking reports, the device is supposedly codenamed Grouper, running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and employing a 7-inch, 1280 x 768 display powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core Tegra 3. If true, this means the upcoming tablet will likely lack...
If The Spec Is Dead, So Is The Nexus Tablet

ZTE PF112 hands-on

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ZTE's other handset launch of note at MWC this year was the PF112 (pictured at right next to SGS 2.) First take away here was the 4.5-inch 1028 x 720 HD display which was really bright and clear -- and again we were a little shocked by the dichotomy...
ZTE PF112 hands-on

Intel's Core i3 NUC mini-boards set to hit market in October, power up hobbyists and OEMs

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Intel has finalized the specs of its Next Unit of Computing (NUC) board, and announced it'll go on sale in October for less than $400 with a case and power supply. Carrying a 4 x 4-inch form factor between a Raspberry Pi and mini-ITX board, it'll be equipped with...
Intel's Core i3 NUC mini-boards set to hit market in October, power up hobbyists and OEMs

Hospital networks take key role in health care as IT makes further clincial advances

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The health care industry's increased use of electronic medical records (EMRs), wireless medical devices and personal mobile technology has turned hospital networks into important components in patient treatment. Practicing medicine now requires maintaining constant wireless connectivity and possibly managing wired network traffic if doctors and nurses are to fully leverage...
Hospital networks take key role in health care as IT makes further clincial advances
Google Defends Leaving LTE Out Of The Nexus 4: None Of Its Excuses Are Good Enough
MTA And Transit Wireless Expands Coverage To 30 NYC Underground Subway Stations

Unannounced Sony NEX-5R and NEX-6 could pack wireless connectivity

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Sony's NEX camera series hasn't made much noise so far this year, aside from its new entry-level F3 model. But that's likely to change soon, with a pair of new mirrorless model numbers appearing in Indonesian POSTEL listings. They've since been nixed, but not before the eagle eyes at...
Unannounced Sony NEX-5R and NEX-6 could pack wireless connectivity

ESPN Eyes Subsidizing Wireless-Data Plans

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ESPN is in talks with at least one major U.S. carrier to subsidize wireless connectivity on behalf of the sports channel's users....
ESPN Eyes Subsidizing Wireless-Data Plans

Google, Microsoft team up to bring Super Wi-Fi to rural USA

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Google, Microsoft and more than 500 rural US colleges, universities, and public interest groups have joined forces to finally solve the issue of rural internet connectivity — using Super Wi-Fi on the white space spectrum. This initiative, called AIR.U, hopes to bring between 20 and 100Mbps of wireless connectivity to...
Google, Microsoft team up to bring Super Wi-Fi to rural USA
BMW Wants To Make Your Next Car A Truly Mobile 4G LTE Hotspot

Nvidia's got game with Shield, a Tegra 4 Android gaming console

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On Sunday at the International Consumer Electronics Show, Nvidia debuted its next generation chip, the Tegra 4. The new silicon contains six times more graphics cores and uses a more advanced architecture than its predecessor. Tegra 4′s introduction wasn’t unexpected, but Shield, an Android game console built around the Tegra...
Nvidia's got game with Shield, a Tegra 4 Android gaming console

Geneva remodels Model S speaker set, adds Bluetooth A2DP streaming

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Boutique sound system manufacturer Geneva has announced the new Model S Wireless Bluetooth streaming speaker set. The new Model S Wireless offers completely re-engineered components than the original Model S, higher-grade electronics, better speaker, drivers and the convenience of wireless connectivity....    ...
Geneva remodels Model S speaker set, adds Bluetooth A2DP streaming

Apple's new iPad 3 – review

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The voice dictation isn't much good, and those who want to plug in a USB hub will be disappointed. Everyone else will find the retina display and better graphics a delightIn answer to your first question: yes, there is a difference. In answer to your second: yes, you can actually...
Apple's new iPad 3 – review
Orange San Diego (Santa Clara) release date set for June 6th in UK

Acer Iconia W510 review: Wide-screen tablet with a clever dock

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Acer's Iconia W510 is a 16:9, widescreen Windows 8 tablet with a nicely-designed keyboard dock. When sidled down and locked into said dock, the W5 appears and functions as a small, netbook-sized laptop. Alas, the W5 dock is a pricey option--the $750 W510-1422 and $800 W510P-1406 configurations that include...
Acer Iconia W510 review: Wide-screen tablet with a clever dock

Jaja: A Pressure Sensitive iPad Stylus With A Clever Twist

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“Who Wants A Stylus?” - Steve Jobs, MacWorld 2007 As it turns out, plenty of people do. Not for navigating around the user interface, mind you — Steve (et al.) was absolutely right about that. But for the artists of the world looking to use the iPhone or iPad as...
Jaja: A Pressure Sensitive iPad Stylus With A Clever Twist
Google And Acer Debut $199 C7 Chromebook, Leave Us Wondering How Low They Can Go

US State Department cancels no-bid Kindle contract

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Prior to payment and delivery, the US State Department has torpedoed its $16.5 million contract with Amazon, proposed in June, for Kindle e-book readers. The contract is headed to a normal Request for Information process, rather than the no-bid award that Amazon was initially selected to fulfill. The program was...
US State Department cancels no-bid Kindle contract
Total WiFi shipments reached 5 billion in 2012, will almost quadruple by 2017
Africa Gets Cutting-Edge Solar Broadband, Phones From Microsoft

The real breakthrough of Google Glass: controlling the internet of things

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As the first apps start to come out for Google’s augmented reality glasses, we’re starting to see how viewing the world and consuming digital content could be transformed. You can capture photos and videos and send them to your friends with a simple gesture, or scan the New York Times...
The real breakthrough of Google Glass: controlling the internet of things

Google's New Nexus Tablet Will Hurt Microsoft More Than Apple (AAPL, GOOG, MSFT)

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Shaw Wu, an analyst with Sterne Agee, thinks that Google's Nexus 7 tablet poses a bigger threat to the Microsoft Surface and Kindle Fire tablets in the short term than it does to Apple's iPad. The reason, as he explained in a research note on Thursday, is that Google's new...
Google's New Nexus Tablet Will Hurt Microsoft More Than Apple (AAPL, GOOG, MSFT)

Belkin to take Linksys from Cisco for an undisclosed sum

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It’s been a big week for deal-making over at Cisco Systems. One day after announcing the blockbuster purchase of tiny Israeli mobile networking startup Intucell for $475 million, Cisco is turning around and selling one of its biggest former acquisitions, Linksys, to home-networking competitor Belkin. No financial details were revealed....
Belkin to take Linksys from Cisco for an undisclosed sum

Survey: one in five Android users want new iPhone

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According to a survey by Techbargains.com, one in five users who identified as Android users plan on replacing their current handset with Apple's next iPhone. The survey population of 1,300 decided that most smartphone customers are seeking longer battery life, a faster phone, and 4G LTE wireless connectivity. MicroSD, a...
Survey: one in five Android users want new iPhone
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