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We Should Stop Calling Them Smartphones And Start Calling Them Mobile Devices

We Should Stop Calling Them Smartphones And Start Calling Them Mobile Devices

| July 6, 2012 | Reply

O2 Wireless is the UK version of ATT. The company has released some facts about smartphone usage that shows people spend less time talking on their phones than they do using the device for a few other things like browsing the internet and social networking. The study came up with the following information: Smartphone users […]

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Flash On Android To End On August 15

Flash On Android To End On August 15

| June 29, 2012 | Reply

Steve Jobs said a  couple years back Flash was dead and HTML5 was the way to go. Many Android users scoffed at the idea and carried on telling iPhone users how silly they were. If you payed attention to the Google I/O day two keynote you saw a very impressive html5 demonstration. Now just a […]

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Samsung Galaxy SIII To Be Revealed May 3

Samsung Galaxy SIII To Be Revealed May 3

| April 16, 2012 | Reply

We don’t report rumors here so we spared you 800 stories about when the s3 would show up or what it looked like. This is factual; we will know everything May 3 at 2pm EST. That is when Samsung is having a presser to show off what is likely to blow our socks off. We […]

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The Tek Robotic Mobilization Device Makes Current Wheelchairs Obsolete

The Tek Robotic Mobilization Device Makes Current Wheelchairs Obsolete

| March 29, 2012 | Reply

Wheelchairs have pretty much been the same forever. If you need one, they are a pain in the ass to get into, out of and make normal tasks frustrating. A new device built by some scientists in Turkey will change how the paralyzed interact with every day life. For starters, you enter the device from […]

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Best Buy To Close 50 Stores, Cut 800 employees. Where Is Retail Heading?

Best Buy To Close 50 Stores, Cut 800 employees. Where Is Retail Heading?

| March 29, 2012 | Reply

Best Buy announced their earnings today, and it wasn’t great. The company didn’t meet expected sales and is restructuring to give better customer service to potential buyers and cut back on the big box “find it yourself” type feel in stores now. With these sales figures it makes you think about the future of retail, […]

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Google I/O Tickets To Go On Sale March 27. For About Double The Price Of Last Year

Google I/O Tickets To Go On Sale March 27. For About Double The Price Of Last Year

| March 13, 2012 | Reply

Google has added a third day to its developer conference, Google I/O and the conference will run from June 27-29. To cover the cost the price of admission has jumped from $500 to $900. I imagine this will also help stop some of the people who go just to get the free offerings and have […]

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Google Play of the Day Deals – Saturday 3/10

Google Play of the Day Deals – Saturday 3/10

| March 10, 2012 | Reply

Saturday’s Google Play of the day deals. $0.25 App Play of the Day – Smart Tools $0.25 Book Play of the Day – Unfinished Business $0.25 Movie Play of the Day – Crash $0.25 Album Play of the Day – Brussles Affair (Live 1973): Rolling Stones $0.99 Movie deals $0.50 App deals (see list of […]

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Google Play “7 Days to Play” Deals – Still Time to Pick Up Yesterday’s Deals

Google Play “7 Days to Play” Deals – Still Time to Pick Up Yesterday’s Deals

| March 7, 2012 | Reply

Yesterday we wrote about Google’s newly dubbed Google Play store and the “Play of the Day” seven days of deals promotion that came along with the unveiling ($0.25 deal for each section of the store, $0.50 apps, $5.99 albums, $0.99 movie rentals). If you missed yesterday’s deals, there’s still time to grab them. We’re not […]

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Apple Ready To Talk Licensing With Competitors And Drop Lawsuits?

Apple Ready To Talk Licensing With Competitors And Drop Lawsuits?

| March 6, 2012 | Reply

I know that Steve Jobs wanted to go “thermonuclear” on his war against Android, but unfortunately he is no longer with us. Now it appears as we wrote about here months ago Apple’s shareholders are ready to make money instead of lose money on the patents they own. Apple has spent about $250 million as […]

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