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Barnes & Noble quits Nook tablets, stays focused on eReaders

(Image: Barnes Noble) A couple years ago I asked if there was a clear winner between a Kindle Fire and BN Nook Tablet. It turns out there is now, as Barnes Noble announced they will no longer manufacture color Android-based tab...
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Sony announces 6.44 inch water-resistant Xperia Z Ultra for Q3

(Image: Sony) Sony recently announced the Xperia Z for T-Mobile and today offers up a competitor in the large smartphone, aka phablet, market with the Sony Xperia Z Ultra (PDF press release). CNET hands-on with the Xperia Z Ult...
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10 tips for better battery life for Android phones

Previous | Next Image 1 of 11 How to get more battery life out of Android phones (and tablets) In the early days of Android it was a real chore to reach the end of a busy day with battery life left. That’s improved over...
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BlackBerry launches Secure Work Space for Android, iOS

BlackBerry has officially launched the Secure Work Space, designed to help government and corporate users keep their personal and business lives separate on mobile devices. Powered through the BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 (...
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HP Slate 21 all-in-one PC is powered by Android, Tegra 4 chip

While PC makers have released a few all-in-one desktops that double as tabletop tablets, HP is doing things differently with the forthcoming Slate 21, which it just unveiled at an event in Beijing. Systems like the Lenovo Horiz...
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After paying $4m to port apps to BB10, BlackBerry to stop payments in days

Read this BlackBerry 10 ‘port-a-thon’ adds 15,000 submissions to App World Read more BlackBerry has paid out $4m in rewards to developers for porting existing apps to its BlackBerry 10 OS and will now wind the campa...
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How to buy a smartphone: A guide for newbies

While it may seem that the smartphone has become ubiquitous in today’s busy world, there are quite a few folks who have never owned one. I see them quite regularly while walking around the busy city. Believe it or not the...
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The first ten Android apps a professional should download

Most of the business executives and technology professionals I know who have given up their BlackBerry over the past few years have switched to iPhone, and the industry numbers reflect that (even if some of them are now tempted...
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Top Android apps for summer

Previous | Next Image 1 of 10 Beautiful Widgets By far the app/widget I use that attracts the most interest is Beautiful Widgets. Every time someone sees my Galaxy Note 2 phone or my Galaxy Note 8.0 tablet the first question ...
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